Last updated 3/16/2017.
Overview of Information Collection Policy
In general, you can visit our website without revealing any personally identifiable information about yourself to us. We do not automatically collect any personally identifiable information about you through our website.
Our website does automatically collect non-personally identifiable information about our website users through our server logs and analytics tools, including:
- the amount of time you spend on our website,
- your browser type,
- the domain you visited our website from,
- your IP address, and
- other similar non-personally identifiable information.
The technical information we automatically collect does not enable us to personally identify you and is used to better understand our website traffic. The only personally identifiable information we collect is information you choose to provide us through our contact form and other similar voluntary forms on our website.
Cookies and Similar Technologies
These cookies and other similar technologies identify a web browser on a specific computer or device and reveal certain non-personally identifiable information such as browser type, language, time zone, and operating system. The cookies and other similar technologies used by our website do not identify the user personally, but allow the user to remain anonymous. Our website and any analytics tools utilized by our website do not attempt to link this non-personally identifiable information with any personally identifiable information. However, non-personally identifiable information may be used in aggregate for statistical purposes, and some of our analytics tools may combine the non-personally identifiable information collected from our website with non-personally identifiable information gathered from you through other websites for target advertising purposes. Our website may still be used with cookies disabled, but some website functionality may be impaired. For information on how to opt-out of having cookies and other similar collection technologies used on your web browser, please see the “Opting Out” section of this policy.
Our server logs non-personally identifiable information about our website users, including HTTP referer information. HTTP refer is an HTTP header field that enables us to identify the domain address that linked you to our website. The only information gathered by our logs is non-personally identifiable information and is used for the purposes stated below.
How We Use Non-Personally Identifiable Information
The non-personally identifiable information that is collected about your visit to our website is used for analytics purposes to better understand our website traffic, interests of our visitors, and for improving our website. This information may be aggregated and shared with third parties, but will not identify you personally.
You can manage cookie preferences and opt-out of having cookies and other similar collection technologies used by adjusting the settings on your web browser. If you do not want cookies stored on your computer, you can change the settings on your browser to notify you when a cookie is about to be saved or block cookies entirely. How to access these settings, which settings are available, and how to turn these settings on varies by browser type and we encourage you to further investigate your browser’s privacy settings if you wish to opt-out or adjust your privacy in any way.
Do Not Track Signals
Personally Identifiable Information
Removing or Changing Personally Identifiable Information
You may contact us to change or remove from our records the personally identifiable information we have collected about you through our website. We may require you to verify your identity before we change our records. Please send all requests to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We reserve the right in our sole discretion to disclose information about you, including personally identifiable information, if it is necessary or appropriate for complying with applicable law, responding to legal claims and the legal process (including subpoenas), or protecting our legal rights.
Personally Identifiable Information of Children
Our website is not directed to anyone under the age of 18, and by using this website, you are confirming that you are 18 years of age or older, or are over the age of 13 and using this website with the consent and supervision of a parent or guardian. If a parent or guardian is aware or becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with personally identifiable information without consent, please contact us at: email@example.com, so we can remove the unauthorized information from our records.
This website does not knowingly contact or collect the personal information of children under the age of 13. This website is not intended to solicit information of any kind from children under the age of 13. It is possible that through fraud or deceit we may receive information pertaining to children under the age of 13. If we are notified of this, upon verifying the information, we will immediately delete the unauthorized information from our servers and records. Parents or guardians may report unauthorized personally identifiable information of child under age 13 by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Links, Social Media Features, and Widgets
Administrative Areas of Website
We currently analyze our server’s error and access logs to improve our service and to identify IP addresses potentially conducting malicious activity. We reserve the right to use software to lock out an IP address from the administrative or other areas of our website if there has been a suspicious amount of failed log-in attempts from that IP address. This process does not enable us to personally identify the user.
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