Last updated 9/18/17.
Overview of Information Collection Policy
Our website does not automatically collect personally identifiable information about you. Generally, users can visit our website without sharing any personally identifiable information.
Non-personally identifiable information is automatically gathered by our website through our server logs, cookies, and other analytics tools. This information may include:
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.
Information automatically collected by our site does not allow us to identify you and is utilized to understand our website traffic. The only personally identifiable information we collect is the information you choose to provide us through contact forms and other voluntary forms on our website.
Cookies and Similar Technologies
Our website may record information about how and when you use our website through cookies and other similar technology which are automatically generated, sent to your browser, and stored on your hard drive.
These technologies collect information that does not identify the user and allows them to remain anonymous. The information collected is non-personally identifiable information such as browser type, language, time zone, and operating system. Our website and analytics tools do not attempt to link non-personally identifiable information with any personally identifiable information. Non-personally identifiable information gathered from our site may be combined with non-personally identifiable information collected from other websites and be used for statistical purposes or for target advertising purposes. Users may utilize our website with cookies disabled, but some functionality may be reduced. For information regarding opting-out of cookies and other similar collection technologies, please view the “Opting Out” section of this policy.
Our server logs our website users’ non-personally identifiable information such as HTTP referrer information. The HTTP header field allows us to identify the domain addresses that linked you to our website. Our logs only collect non-personally identifiable information and is used for the purposes state below.
How We Use Non-Personally Identifiable Information
The non-personally identifiable information collected by our website is used for analytic purposes to understand our website traffic, interests of our website visitors, and for improving the quality of our website. Information may be aggregated and shared with outside parties, but will not identify users personally.
Website users have the ability to manage cookie preferences and may opt-out of having cookies and other similar collection technologies enabled through adjustments on their web browser. 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 adjust settings varies by browser type. We encourage you to explore the settings available on your browser if you wish to opt-out or adjust your privacy in any manner.
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
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 a child under age 13 by contacting us at email@example.com.
Links, Social Media Features, and Widgets
Administrative Areas of Website
Our server’s error and access logs are analyzed to improve services provided through our website and to identify IP addresses potentially responsible for 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 a suspicious number of log-in attempts have been made from a specific IP address. This process does not allow us to personally identify the user.
How to Contact Us
If you wish to contact us about this policy with questions, opting out of future communications from us, etc., please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.