Privacy Policy

MediaSmarts is committed to respecting the privacy of its online users and members. This policy will tell you what information is collected when you visit our site and how that information is used.

Information we collect from online visitors


This website uses Google Analytics to collect anonymous traffic data which helps us analyze how visitors engage with our site. For more information, see the Google Analytics Terms of Service.

MediaSmarts makes no attempt to identify you or track your individual browsing activities.


This website does not use persistent cookies, which are saved on your hard drive to track you individually as you browse through sites over time.

This website does not use any other cookies. 


MediaSmarts uses MailChimp to manage our subscribed lists. We will only use your email address for the purpose for which you have provided it and you have the ability to opt-out at any time. MediaSmarts abides by MailChimp’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Blog comments

When you comment on the MediaSmarts blog, your message and your name will be available for all participants in the forum to see. Any information you wish to keep private should not be posted to the blog.

Privacy questions or concerns

If you have any questions or concerns about MediaSmarts’ privacy policy or wish to access any personal information we may have about you, please contact