P R I V A C Y ● P O L I C Y

If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us by email (

At we consider the privacy of our visitors to be extremely important. This privacy policy describes, in detail, the types of personal information that is collected and recorded by and how we use it.

This privacy policy only applies to Word Gurgle’s online activities and is valid for visitors to and regarding information shared and collected at

By using our website, you hereby consent to our privacy policy and agree to its terms.


When you browse through any Web site, certain information about your visit can be collected. We automatically collect and temporarily store the following type of information about your visit:

  • Domain from which you access the Internet;
  • IP address (an IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to a computer when surfing the Web);
  • Operating system and information about the browser used when visiting the site;
  • Date and time of your visit;
  • Pages you visited;
  • Address of the Web site that connected you to, such as or;
  • Demographic and interest data.

We use this information to measure the number of visitors to and its various sections and to help make more useful to visitors. This information cannot be used to identify you as an individual. uses Google Analytics to collect the information in the bulleted list above. Google Analytics gathers information automatically and continuously. No Personally Identifiable Information (PII) is collected. Word Gurgle analyses and reports on the aggregated data from Google Analytics and those reports are only available to Word Gurgle.

COOKIES uses cookies to store information about visitors preferences, to record user-specific information on which pages the site visitor visits, and to personalize or customize our web page content based upon visitors’ browser type and other information that the visitor sends via their browser. When you visit any Web site, its server may generate a piece of text known as a “cookie” to place on your computer. The cookie allows the server to “remember” specific information about your visit while you are connected.

The cookie makes it easier for you to use the dynamic features of Web pages. Cookies from pages only collect information about your browser’s visit to the site; they do not collect personal information about you.

Session Cookies

We use session cookies for technical purposes such as to enable better navigation through our site. These cookies let our server know that you are continuing a visit to our site.

Persistent Cookies

We use persistent cookies to enable Google Analytics to differentiate between new and returning visitors. Persistent cookies remain on your computer between visits to until they expire.


If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites. What Are Cookies?


Our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners include. . .

  • Commission Junction
  • Amazon
  • The Book Depository
  • IndieBound 

While each of these advertising partners has their own Privacy Policy for their site, an updated and hyperlinked resource is maintained here: Privacy Policies. You may consult this listing to find the privacy policy for each of Word Gurgle’s advertising partners.

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology in their respective advertisements and links that appear on which are sent directly to your browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies, such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons, may also be used by Word Gurgle’s third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertising campaigns so to personalize the advertising content that you see on the site.

Word Gurgle ( has no access to or control over the cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.


Word Gurgle uses third party sites like popular social media sites to spread the love we have for the books we review, connect with like minds. You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. Word Gurgle’s privacy policy does not apply to other advertisers or websites. You will find a comprehensive listing of these privacy policies and their links here: Privacy Policy Links. Third party sites we use:

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • Library Things
  • Goodreads
  • Pinterest

Should Word Gurgle update, amend or make changes to our privacy policy, those changes will be posted here. Last updated on Thursday, January 18th, 2018