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Privacy Policy2016-10-25T13:29:35+00:00

PRIVACY POLICY

 

This page provides information on our policies and practices regarding the collection, use and disclosure of personal information received from users of our site: www.webdesignguelph.net.  By using the site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

Communication and Information Storage

We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site.  We only collect personal information that you voluntarily send us, such as: email, files, passwords, etc.  We will use this information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us.  Only employees who need to see this information will have access to it.  We will not sell this information or give it to any third party outside of our organization, other than as required to fulfill your request, for example: theme providers, hosting services and plugin support may require specific information regarding your account.  We don’t collect sensitive information, for example: credit card and banking information.  If you make a payment to us through our eCommerce platform, your payment will be routed securely through PayPal, we will never see your credit card information.

Log Data

Log data refers to records that are collected when visitors access our website.  Log data that is recorded includes the computer’s IP address, browser type, pages visited, time spent on those pages, the time and date of the visit and other information.  This information is stored for the length of time dictated by the default settings set by our web hosting provider (SiteGround).

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to provide statistical information on traffic to our website.  We do not have direct access to the information obtained from Google Analytics, but rather, we are provided with summary statistics about how users have interacted with our website.  The data that Google provides us does not contain personally identifiable information.  Google allows you to opt-out of having this information collected by Google Analytics from any website, including ours, by downloading the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.  Your ability to use our site will not be affected in any way should you decide to do this.

Cookies

Cookies are small files which include an anonymous identifier that are sent by our server and stored in your computer’s memory.  You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent.  Note that “Cookie Technology” does not personally identify you or extract any information from your computer.  Our analytics software (Google Analytics) uses cookies to measure and better understand user-interactions on our site.  You can read more about how Google Analytics uses cookies here.

Sharing of Information

We do not have advertisers and we are not compensated in any way for any of the products or services mentioned on this website.  The information obtained from Google Analytics will not be shared with any person or entity, except in the event that it is required by the laws of our jurisdiction (Guelph, Ontario, Canada).

Information security

We protect our users through the use of SSL encryption.  We review our information collection and storage practices, to guard against unauthorized access to systems.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

At our discretion, we may update this privacy policy from time to time.  Any changes will be reflected immediately on this page.  This Privacy Policy was last updated: August 9, 2016.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about our privacy policy, or how your data is being collected and processed, please e-mail admin@webdesignguelph.com