Privacy Policy & Terms
Thank you for choosing to be part of our online community. Asterisk San Francisco Publications LLC, doing business as THE NEW ASTERISK ("The New Asterisk", "We", "Us, or "Our). We are committed to protecting your personal information and your right to privacy. If you have any questions or concerns, please send us a message through our contact form or our general mailbox -

When you visit, please be aware that we collect browsing information, like articles read, ip addresses and sharing information. We track our analytics like most websites through Google Analytics, used only for the purpose of getting to know how our website is doing, how our articles are fairing and if any issues arise accessing pages posted.

We do not collect or share information about you to any third party source. We do not have ad trackers following your movement and do not foresee this happening in the future, as we dislike this technology ourselves. Our in-house advertising campaigns are there just to present you with an image or link, without knowing who you are, what you're doing etc. It is up to you to click them, or not.

We collect personal information like your email address, full name, and mailing address if you are a subscriber to our print publications, or an online user registered through the system. This information is secure and will not be shared to marketers unaffiliated with us. If you are not a user, or subscriber, there will be no personal information collected.

We may use cookies to manage site optimization, so you can navigate our site with ease. It does not contain malicious information and will always be cleared.

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By visiting the site you agree that your site visits will be recorded for our internal purpose of tracking what you are reading. You are not to repurpose any part of the website, images, words, logos, files, videos or content of any kind without explicit permission from The New Asterisk editorial team.

Our images are copyrighted by each photographer, designer, and articles are all original content by our editors, writers, and contributors, not to be reused, copied, or sold in any shape or form without permission and negotiation.