BuildaWPsite Privacy Policy

 

BuildaWPsite is committed to honoring the privacy of our members and visitors. This privacy policy, part of our overall Terms of Use (“Terms of Use”), covers personally identifiable information shared through BuildaWPsite. 

This privacy policy applies to www.buildawpsite.com, owned and operated by BuildaWPsite. This privacy policy describes how BuildaWPsite collects and uses the personal information you provide on our web site: www.buildawpsite.com. It also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your personal information and how you can access and update this information.

BuildaWPsite takes your privacy seriously. We will not sell, lease, or exchange your personal data to, or otherwise share your personal data with, third parties in ways other than described in this Privacy Policy. By using BuildaWPsite, you are using a service provided by BuildaWPsite and you agree to be bound by the Terms of Service and this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy only addresses activities from our servers. 

  1. INFORMATION COLLECTION & USE

Registration

The BuildaWPsite Service requires a login in order to provide you with a personalized account. During our account registration process, we will collect an email address, your first and last name, and a password from you. You must provide all of this information in order to obtain an account. After completing our registration process, you will receive a welcome email describing private details of your BuildaWPsite account, and how to access that account.

Hosting Subscriptions

If you choose to host your web site with BuildaWPsite via a paid account, BuildaWPsite will collect the following personally identifiable information from you: credit card number, credit card expiration date, cvv and zip code, and keep this information on file in our secure server in order to process your recurring invoices. You may, at your option, also provide your full billing address and phone number. This information is used to verify credit card authenticity, and process payments as per your applicable service agreement. Upon discontinuation of BuildaWPsite service, your credit card information will be destroyed on our billing system. If we are unable to process your subscription for a given month, this information, along with your account information, may be used to contact you. 

Third Party Payment Processors

BuildaWPsite uses third party payment processors to assist it in processing your personally identifiable payment information securely. Such third party processors’ use of your personal information is governed by their respective privacy policies which may or may not contain privacy protections as protective as this privacy policy. Payments are currently processed and managed using the third party vendor below. We will inform you which payment processors are used when processing your payments. 

Comments and Content Posted to the Website

Our Website offers publicly accessible blogs or community forums. You should be aware that any information you provide/post in these areas may be read, collected, and used by others who access them. We are not responsible for the information you choose to submit in these forums. We cannot guarantee that other users have not made copies of and/or will not use such information outside of the Website. We are not responsible for information you choose to post in this forum. 

Social Media 

The Website provides users the opportunity to interact and post content through various social media sites including, but not limited to, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Instagram, YouTube and Vimeo. Your interactions with such tools, and any information you provide in connection with these interactions are publicly viewable outside of the Website domain. Each social media site has its own privacy policies which may be more or less protective than this Policy. If you do not wish for this information to be disclosed, then you should not use these tools. We are not responsible for information you choose to post in this forum.

Our site also includes Social Media Features, such as the Facebook button and Widgets, such as the Share this button or interactive mini-programs that run on our site. These Features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our site, and may set a cookie to enable the Feature to function properly. Social Media Features and Widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our Site. Your interactions with these Features are governed by the privacy policy of the company providing it.

  1. USES OF INFORMATION

BuildaWPsite collects the aforementioned personally identifiable information in order to provide you with a service that allows you to maintain an online presence. Various features in our Website management system will, at your discretion, display your name, or adjust the date and time of events based on your locale.

BuildaWPsite also uses information collected through its Service to send out notifications regarding service related issues (such as maintenance periods, billing problems, account expirations, and other items that may impact service). We do not send contact information unless the matter is deemed urgent. We also may use and disclose your information to our third party service providers in order to send you messages regarding new services or other products from BuildaWPsite. 

Information collected through our service logs is used only to identify potential cases of abuse and establish statistical information regarding Website traffic. This statistical information is not otherwise aggregated in such a way that would identify any particular user of the system. 

BuildaWPsite is the sole owner of information collected on http://www.buildawpsite.com/. Your information is never shared, leased or given to any third parties in ways other than disclosed in this Privacy Policy. 

  1. INFORMATION SECURITY

We store all user information in secure databases protected via a variety of industry-standard access controls. Secure passwords, SSL encryption, disk-based encryption, firewalls, and other measures are in place that helps us to protect your data. However, no company, including BuildaWPsite, can fully eliminate security risks associated with the transmission of personal information through online transactions, and you do so at your own risk.

  1. ACCESS TO PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION

Changing Information

All information that BuildaWPsite stores related to your account, including any subscription billing information, is accessible through your BuildaWPsite member interface. You may use this interface to correct, update or delete your information at any time, and we encourage you to keep this information up to date so that your customer service requests and billing processes operate efficiently. We will respond to your request to access within 5 business days.

Removing Information

To remove your personally identifiable information from our system, submit your account for deactivation. Your personal information will be removed immediately, though your actual login name will remain reserved on our system until re-collection. If you wish to only remove your billing subscription information, cancel your paid account. Both of these removals can be accessed through your BuildaWPsite member interface. 

Data Retention

We will retain your information for as long as your hosting account is active or as needed to provide you services. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

  1. COMMUNICATIONS FROM BUILDAWPSITE

Service-related Announcements 

We will send you service-related announcements on occasions when it is necessary to do so. For instance, if our service is temporarily suspended for maintenance, we might send you an email. Generally, you may not opt-out of these communications, which are not promotional in nature. If you do not wish to receive them, you have the option to deactivate your account. 

Other Messages

With your permission, we may also send you messages from time to time about new features or services that we will offer to our users. You may opt-out of these communications at any time by clicking on the link at the bottom of our communications to you.

Customer Service

Upon issuing a customer support request to BuildaWPsite, we may use your information and email address to contact you regarding your inquiry. 

Opt Out

Only non-promotional service announcements, as described above, will be issued without prior authorization. If you do not want to receive promotional announcements from BuildaWPsite about new products or services, you may contact us and we will not send you further promotional announcements.

Upon deactivating your BuildaWPsite account, you will receive no further communication from us (service announcements included).

  1. INFORMATION SHARING AND DISCLOSURE

Personally Identifiable Information

BuildaWPsite employs third-party service providers to perform functions on our behalf. Examples include credit card processing, email service providers, analyzing data, providing customer service. These service providers have access to personal information needed to perform such functions on our behalf and authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us. 

In the event of a business transfer or sale by BuildaWPsite, customer information generally is one of the transferred business assets but remains subject to the commitments made in any BuildaWPsite pre-existing Privacy Policy (unless, of course, you consent otherwise). 

We may release account and other personal information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law; enforce or apply our Terms of Use; or protect the rights, property, or safety of BuildaWPsite, our users, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction. 

Other than as set out above, you will receive notice when information about you might go to third parties, and you will have an opportunity to choose not to share the information. 

  1. LOG FILES

As is true of most websites, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and clickstream data. 

We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer websites, to track users' movements around websites and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We do not link this automatically-collected data to personally identifiable information. 

  1. COOKIES

Like most websites, we use small bits of data called cookies stored on users' computers to simulate a continuous connection. Cookies let us 'remember' information about your preferences and passwords and allow you to move within our Service without reintroducing yourself. Members who disable cookies will not be able to use the Service, as they are required to maintain your login to our service within a browser session. Disabling cookies does not prevent you from accessing websites published under our system, though some features of those sites may be degraded. 

These cookies can be tied back to personally identifiable information only in the event that you are logged in to our Service. If you are logged in to our Service, the cookies on your computer will uniquely identify your account within our system. 

This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by BuildaWPsite only and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers. Some of our business partners (e.g., advertisers) use cookies on our site. We have no access to or control over these cookies. 

  1. CHILDREN UNDER 13 

BuildaWPsite is not directed to children under 13 years of age and we do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. If we become aware that a child under 13 has provided us with personally identifiable information, we will delete such information from our files.

  1. VISITORS OUTSIDE U.S 

Notice for Visitors to the Website Outside of the United States

You should be aware that the United States and other countries have not harmonized their privacy regulations. Because BuildaWPsite and its servers are located in the United States, BuildaWPsite has written its Privacy Policy to satisfy United States regulations. By using BuildaWPsite.com, you agree to the level of privacy protection set out in our Privacy Policy.

  1. LINKS TO OTHER SITES

This Website contains links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by BuildaWPsite. Please be aware that we, BuildaWPsite, are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. 

We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information.

This Privacy Policy applies only to information collected by this Website. 

  1. LEGAL DISCLAIMER

We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on us, our subsidiaries, affiliates, employees or agents. 

  1. CONTACT US

If you have any questions or suggestions regarding our privacy policy, please contact us by using our support system. 

Email privacy policy inquiries with the email subject “Privacy Policy” to: support@buildawpsite.com