This page carries details about the general use of this website, the licensing of the data and charts in this website, along with details of the type of personal information that may be gathered. Please note that although this website provides links to other websites, this policy only applies to pages with a URL which includes http://www.digitalnewsreport.org/.
Licensing of charts and images
We encourage reuse of the data, charts and text published on this website under the terms of this Creative Commons 4.0 licence. You are free to share, remix and make commercial use of this work as long as you attribute the Reuters Institute Digital News Report as set out in the terms of the licence.
Please note that some images on this website are from copyright-protected sources (for example, Reuters). Before copying, distributing or displaying those images you may need to seek a licence from the copyright holder.
On some parts of the site, you may be asked to provide some limited personal information in order to enable the provision of certain services e.g. enquiries. We may store this information manually or electronically. By supplying this information you are consenting to the Reuters Institute holding and using it for the purposes for which it was provided. Personal information will not be sold to third parties, or provided to direct marketing companies or other such organisations without your permission. Information provided will be kept for as long as is necessary to fulfil the purpose for which it was provided. Personal information collected and/or processed is held in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998. Any queries or concerns about privacy on this website should be sent to the Data Protection Officer.
Measuring website usage (Google Analytics)
We use Google Analytics to collect information about how people use this site. We do this to make sure it’s meeting its users’ needs and to understand how we could do it better.
Google Analytics stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here and what you click on. We do not collect or store your personal information (e.g. your name or address) so this information cannot be used to identify who you are. We do not allow Google to use or share our analytics data.
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