emma scott web design privacy policy

Your privacy is critically important here at Emma Scott Web Design and we have a few fundamental principles:

We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it.

We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights.

We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of one of our services.

If you have questions about deleting or correcting your personal data please contact us.

It is Emma Scott Web Design’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

WEBSITE VISITORS

Like most website operators, Emma Scott Web Design collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Emma Scott Web Design’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Emma Scott Web Design’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Emma Scott Web Design may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Emma Scott Web Design also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments our blogs. Emma Scott Web Design only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.

GATHERING OF PERSONALLY-IDENTIFYING INFORMATION

Certain visitors to Emma Scott Web Design’s websites choose to interact with Emma Scott Web Design in ways that require Emma Scott Web Design to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Emma Scott Web Design gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. Those who engage in transactions with Emma Scott Web Design – are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Emma Scott Web Design collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Emma Scott Web Design. Emma Scott Web Design does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

AGGREGATED STATISTICS

Emma Scott Web Design may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Emma Scott Web Design may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Emma Scott Web Design does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

PROTECTION OF CERTAIN PERSONALLY-IDENTIFYING INFORMATION

Emma Scott Web Design discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Emma Scott Web Design’s behalf or to provide services available at Emma Scott Web Design’s website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Emma Scott Web Design’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Emma Scott Web Design will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its affiliated organisations, as described above, Emma Scott Web Design discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Emma Scott Web Design believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Emma Scott Web Design, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Emma Scott Web Design website and have supplied your email address, Emma Scott Web Design may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Emma Scott Web Design and our products. We primarily use our various product blogs to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Emma Scott Web Design takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorised access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

COOKIES

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Emma Scott Web Design uses cookies to help Emma Scott Web Design identify and track visitors, their usage of Emma Scott Web Design website, and their website access preferences. Emma Scott Web Design visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Emma Scott Web Design’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of Emma Scott Web Design’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

COMMENTS

PRIVACY POLICY CHANGES

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Emma Scott Web Design may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Emma Scott Web Design’s sole discretion. Emma Scott Web Design encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy.Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

Privacy Policy last updated 1st May 2020