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Privacy Policy

Thank you for coming to visit Hanging Hyena. We hope you have enjoyed (or will enjoy) our word game solvers, including our Hanging With Friends Solver , Words With Friends Helper , Hangman Solver, Hangman Builder, Scrabble Helper, and our Scramble Helper. We also have a couple of new offerings including our Words In Words Solver , Word Pattern Finder , Word Scramble Solver , and our Word Jumble Solver . We aim to provide you with the finest in word game entertainment. This site does incorporate several forms of advertising, which has prompted us to define this privacy policy. The privacy of our visitors is important to us. Here is a description of the types of personal information we receive and collect when you visit our site and how we safeguard this information.

1. Log Files

We use log files like many other websites to understand which content is of interest to our visitors and improve the effectiveness of our marketing and product/service design. The information in the log files include:

2. Cookies

This site and our advertising partners use cookies to track and understand the preferences of our visitors; this information is used to improve product / service design, marketing, and advertising effectiveness. We do not share individual information from the cookies set by our server (www.hanginghyena.com) with any commercial third party; we reserve the right to share information at our discretion with non-commercial parties (including law enforcement officials) or to comply with judicial and administrative orders from US government entities. To offset the expenses of maintaining the site, we have engaged advertisers and affiliate partners who may also use cookies as detailed below, in compliance with their own privacy policies. Generally speaking, we do not have any visibility or control around information collected by our advertisers.

Other relevant information about cookies and affiliate programs:

Google AdSense - The DoubleClick DART cookie

This site uses Google AdSense, which uses the DoubleClick DART cookie in the ads served on the websites of its partners, such as websites displaying AdSense ads or participating in Google certified ad networks. When users visit a partner's website and either view or click on an ad, a cookie may be dropped on that end user's browser. The data gathered from these cookies will be used to help better serve and manage ads on the publisher's site(s) and across the web.

What you should know:

  • Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user's prior visits to this website.
  • Google's use of the DART cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to our users based on their visit to our site and/or other sites on the Internet.
  • Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the advertising opt-out page.

  • 3. EU Specific Notes

    We have recently made a series of changes to the site to ensure compliance with GDPR for EU audiences. The following is now effective for EU audiences:

    This site is also a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com, endless.com, amazonsupply.com, and myhabit.com.”

    This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated on October 20th, 2018. Your use of this site, in any and all forms, constitutes an acceptance of this Privacy Policy.

    Back to hanginghyena.com

    hanginghyena.com ("Website") uses a third party technology called Ezoic.


    Ezoic is committed to protecting your privacy. We will only use the information that we collect lawfully in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (Regulation (EU) 2016/679).

    Ezoic's principal activities are:

    • Website analytics
    • Website personalization
    • Website hosting

    Our privacy policy covers Ezoic Inc., Ezoic Limited and this Website:

    Ezoic Inc.

    6023 Innovation Way, Carlsbad, California, United States

    Ezoic Limited

    Northern Design Centre, Abbott's Hill, Gateshead, NE8 3DF United Kingdom


    In order to provide our products and services and related support, it is necessary for Ezoic to transfer your personal data outside of the European Union.  In such case, the data controller for this data for EU residents is Ezoic Inc. having it’s registered offices at 6023 Innovation Way, Carlsbad, California, United States.  All questions of requests regarding the processing of data may be addresses to data@ezoic.com


    If you do not consent to such collection, you can access this website without disclosing your personal data.


    Ezoic records data about the individuals and the traffic to this website. Ezoic is this website's limited agent (and data controller in the EU context) for the purpose of providing Internet data and optimization services. Ezoic may use this data to improve its service or enable other services (e.g., using visitor traffic logs or data posted through the service to improve the optimization of other websites).

    Personal Information

    Ezoic may collect personal information as defined in GDPR (such as IP address and a unique id in a cookie) about visitors to your website for the purposes of statistics, analytics and personalization. In addition, Ezoic works with numerous third parties for the collection and storage of data and the providing of analytics and advertising services.

    Use of Personal Information

    Purpose/Activity Type(s) of Data Lawful basis for processing
     To improve user experience
    •  Identity
    • Technical
    • Usage
     Your information helps us to provide you with a more pleasant, efficient experience on this website that may be customized to how you or others respond to content and ads on this or other websites.
     To improve ad performance
    •  Identity
    • Technical
    • Usage
     Your information helps us to optimize the placement, size, timing and number of ads displayed to you. It enables us to make smart decision that help this website owner earn money but reduce the disruption of ads on your experience.
     To improve content creation
    •  Identity
    • Technical
    • Usage
     Your information helps us learn what content you care about and enjoy and, the style of content you like and what you engage the most with. This helps us produce more content and features that you might like.
     To improve website performance
    •  Identity
    • Technical
    • Usage
     Your information helps us measure various performance metrics about our site, such as site speed, so that we can improve the performance of this site.



    We will process the data we collect about you to improve the operation of this and other websites. This information helps us make decisions about what content to show, how it should be formatted, the number, size and placement of advertisements and how content should be delivered to individuals. THis information is also used for analysis of performance and reporting.


    Our servers automatically record information (“Application Log Data”) created by your use of this website. Application Log Data may include information such as your IP address, browser type, operating system, the referring web page, pages visited, location, your mobile carrier, device and application IDs, search terms, and cookie information. We use this information to diagnose and improve our services. Except as stated in section (Data Retention), we will either delete the Application Log Data or remove any account identifiers, such as your username, full IP address, or email address, after 48 months.


    The personal information we collect is retained for no longer than necessary to fulfil the stated purposes in section “PROCESSING OF DATA AND CONSENT” above or for a period specifically required by law or regulation that Ezoic is obligated to follow. Personal data used to fulfil verification of certain types of services such as SSL certificate, payments, and billing will be retained for a minimum of 5 years depending on the class of product or service and may be retained in either a physical or electronic format. Even if you request deletion or erasure of your data, we may retain your personal data to the extent necessary and for so long as necessary for our legitimate business interests or performance of contractual obligations. After the retention period is over, Ezoic securely disposes or anonymizes your personal information in order to prevent loss, theft, misuse, or unauthorized access.


    We have implemented security policies, rules and technical measures to protect the personal data that we have under our control from: unauthorized access improper use or disclosure unauthorized modification unlawful destruction or accidental loss. All our employees and data processors, who have access to, and are associated with the processing of personal data, are obliged to respect the confidentiality of our visitors’ personal data. We ensure that your personal data will not be disclosed to State institutions and authorities except if required by law or other regulation


    You have the right to view information that we have collected about you and to request deletion of any personal information we may have. You can use this data lookup tool to complete these actions.


    Below is a list of cookies that are commonly set on this website.


    Below is a list of usage, technical and identify metrics that are commonly stored and processed when you use this website

    Your location information, including country, state, city, metro and postal code
    The webpage your were at before this website
    The type of browser you use and the version
    The brand and operating system of your device
    What time zone you're in and what time it is there
    What pages on this site you visit
    How you interact with this website, including time spent, how much you scroll and your mouse movements
    The size of your devices screen and the size of the browser on that screen
    What content you share on the page
    If you copy and paste content on this website
    What ad or link you clicked on to arrive at this website
    The type of internet connection you use and your ISP or service provider
    How long it takes for this website's content to get transfered to your browser, load in your browser and render
    The weather where you are currently located
    Your age and gender
    Your ip address
    A unique id so that we can recognize you
    What ads you click on


    A list of Vendors that may be used on this website

    Data Usage Purposes

    Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

    Preference cookies enable a website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks, like your preferred language or the region that you are in.

    Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

    Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.

    Contacting Us

    If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy or you wish to unsubscribe from our site and services you may contact us using the information below or by writing to us at:

    2885 Sanford Ave
    Grandville, MI 49418

    Summary of Requests

    If you'd like to see a summary of the requests to know user information, requests to delete user information and requests to opt-out of ccpa compliance that this business has received:


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