Privacy Policy

Who We Are

The Boardwalk is an online magazine. Our website address is You can contact us via the contact form or at [email protected]

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

When visitors contact us via our contact form, we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.


A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. The Brdwlk uses cookies to help The Brdwlk identify and track visitors, their usage of The Brdwlk website, to display advertising, and their website access preferences.

Third-party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user’s web browsing history. This enables Google and its partners to serve ads to users of TheBrdwlk based on this history.

You can opt-out of personalized advertising from Google by visiting Google ad settings.

The Brdwlk visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using The Brdwlk’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of The Brdwlk’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Affiliate Links

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