Reader Submissions and Image Terms of Use

By submitting images and content (text descriptions) to using our ‘submit a project’ form  or by emailing at you authorize its use and agree to the following:

  • Submitter owns the copyright of the image or has obtained permission to use and submit the image.
  • Confer to the non-exclusive web rights to use any image accepted across and other social media.
  • Allow Anika’s DIY Life to use images for public relations, internal site advertising, and advertising to promote site. This includes but is not limited to editing, changing, and sharing via social media.
  • Anika’s DIY Life may at times resize, crop, censor, compress, edit, feature, caption, affix logos to, and otherwise alter or make use of the submitted photos if required to optimize for social media i.e Pinterest, Facebook.
  • Accept that Images submitted may be saved to Pinterest or shared through Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Stumble upon Google+ and other forms of social media

Please note credit will always be given to the person(s) submitting the post and in each post clearly stated that this post has been submitted by another blogger/member.

Disclosure Policy

Many of my posts contain affiliate links. If you click on an affiliate link and buy something, I may receive a very small commission. It does NOT result in additional charges to you or cost you anything extra. Mentions of associated products/services/businesses within the content of my blog may or may not be noted as an affiliate in every reference. Thank you!

HERE I am 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

All advertising in the form of advertisements on my blog are generated by a third party ad network. Those advertisements are paid advertisements. This blog does not contain any content which might present a conflict of interest.

I am sometimes compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. Even though I sometimes receive compensation for posts or advertisements, I always give my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.

Privacy Policy

If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact me by email at anika{at}anikasdiylife{dot}com. At, the privacy of our visitors is of extreme importance to us. This privacy policy document outlines the types of personal information is received and collected by and how it is used.

Log Files
Like many other Web sites, makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track users movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies and Web Beacons does use cookies to store information about visitors preferences, record user-specific information on which pages the user access or visit, customize Web page content based on visitors browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

DoubleClick DART Cookie

Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL – Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners include: Google Adsense, Commission Junction and  Amazon.

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies ( such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons ) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and / or to personalize the advertising content that you see. has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

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.’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.

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.

I am not responsible for republished content from this blog on other blogs or websites without my permission.

Copyright Policy:

I am happy to be an inspiration behind your projects and love it when you share! Please remember that all images and text are a property of Anika’s DIY Life. You are free to link to articles on this blog and use one horizontal image of a project (NOT the long pin graphic) as long as you include the full name of the blog and a hyperlink back to the blog. Please do not remove any watermarks, edit or crop any images without written permission from me. If you want to you the pictures for Pinterest or other Social Media collage, please contact me for permission. Thank you!

Comment Policy :

I love that you read my blog! I love comments, receiving feedback, engaging with readers and hearing honest opinions!!! However, this is not a place for harsh criticisms or negativity. I welcome ideas from everyone, I just ask that we express these ideas and thoughts with respect towards one another. Please be nice!

This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated on January 04, 2019. If you have any questions feel free to contact me directly at anika{at}anikasdiylife{dot}com.