Effective as of 1st September, 2021
Collecting and Using Information
Personally Identifiable Information We Collect Online
Through your use of the Platform and Services, we may collect Personally Identifiable Information from you. “Personally Identifiable Information” is information (i) relating directly or indirectly to an individual consumer, (ii) from which it is practicable for the identity of the individual to be directly or indirectly ascertained, and (iii) in a form in which access to or processing of the data is practicable. We collect the following types of Personally Identifiable Information:
Information You Provide
Please note that it is mandatory for you to provide password and email address in order to utilize the Platform.
Information as You Navigate Our Platform
We automatically collect certain Personally Identifiable Information through your use of the Platform and Services, such as the following:
Usage Information. We collect information such as which of the pages on the Platform you access, the frequency of access, and what you click on while on the Platform.
Device Information. We collect information about the device you are using, such as hardware model, operating system, application version number, and browser.
Mobile Device Information. In addition to the Device Information listed above, when you access our Platform via a browser on your mobile device, we collect and aggregate information about whether you are accessing the Platform via a mobile device or tablet, device type, and carrier.
Location Information. We collect location information from Platform visitors on a city-regional basis.
Information from Third Parties
How We Use Your Personally Identifiable Information
We use the Personally Identifiable Information we collect to provide the Services to you, to improve our Services and Platform, and to protect our legal rights. In addition, we may use the Personally Identifiable Information we collect to:
process your account registration and identify and verify you as a user;
process and fulfill your specific requests or applications relating to our Services;
process your complaints, enquiries or feedback;
contact you regarding our products and services that we feel may be of interest to you;
communicate with you about our Platform or Services or to inform you of any changes to our Platform or Services;
maintain and improve our Platform and Services;
defend our legal rights and the rights of others;
efficiently maintain our business; and
comply with applicable law.
How We Share Your Personally Identifiable Information
We may share the information that we collect about you in the following ways:
With Make the Dot affiliates;
With service providers who perform data services on our behalf (e.g., cloud providers, Platform hosting, maintenance, backup, analysis, etc.). Any such service providers will be under an obligation to us to maintain the confidentiality of your Personally Identifiable Information;
To service providers to prepare, deploy and analyze advertising content;
· To companies whose employees or contractors use the Platform to show when and how often a user logs-in;
To the extent that we are required to do so by law;
In connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings;
To establish, exercise, or defend our legal rights, including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention;
To any person who we reasonably believe may apply to a court or other competent authority for disclosure of that Personally Identifiable Information where, in our reasonable opinion, such court or authority would be reasonably likely to order disclosure of that Personally Identifiable Information;
To any other person or entity as part of any business or asset sale; and
To any other person or entity where you consent to the disclosure.
Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies
Estimate audience size and usage patterns;
Advertise new content and services that relate to your interests;
Keep track of advertisements and search engine results;
Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions to resolve issues and offer better site experiences and tools in the future; and
Recognize when you return to the Platform.
Cookies can be blocked by changing your Internet browser settings to refuse all or some Cookies. If you choose to block all Cookies (including essential Cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of the Platform.
You can find out more about Cookies and how to manage Cookies by visiting www.AboutCookies.org.
Advertising Industry Resources
While we do not engage with any third-party advertising platforms, you can find more information regarding which entities have currently enabled Cookies for your browser or mobile device and how to opt-out of some of those Cookies by accessing the Network Advertising Initiative’s website or the Digital Advertising Alliance’s website. For more information on mobile specific opt-out choices, visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s Mobile Choices website.
Please note that these opt-out mechanisms are specific to the device or browser on which they are exercised. Therefore, you will need to opt out on every browser and device that you use.
To ensure that your Personally Identifiable Information receives an adequate level of protection, we have put in place appropriate procedures with the service providers we share your Personally Identifiable Information with to ensure that your Personally Identifiable Information is treated by those service providers in a way that is consistent with and which respects the applicable laws on data security and privacy. For example, we use cloud computing services Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure, analytics platform Mixpanel and live chat provider Intercom.
“Do Not Track” Signals
Some internet browsers incorporate a “Do Not Track” feature that signals to websites you visit that you do not want to have your online activity tracked. Given that there is not a uniform way that browsers communicate the “Do Not Track” signal, the Platform does not currently interpret, respond to or alter its practices when it receives “Do Not Track” signals.
Choices About Your Personally Identifiable Information
Review and Request Changes to Your Personally Identifiable Information
You may use your account to access, correct, or view certain Personally Identifiable Information we have collected and which is associated with your account. To review or request changes to any of your Personally Identifiable Information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To unsubscribe from our marketing emails, please click the unsubscribe link included in the footer of our emails.
We maintain commercially reasonable security measures to protect the Personally Identifiable Information we collect and store from loss, misuse, destruction, or unauthorized access. However, no security measure or modality of data transmission over the Internet is 100% secure. Although we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personally Identifiable Information, we cannot guarantee absolute security.
The Platform and Services are not intended for children under 13 years of age. We do not allow registration by, and do not knowingly collect, use, or disclose personal information from children under 13.
How to Contact Us
To contact us for questions or concerns about our privacy policies or practices please contact email@example.com.