But really…. You’re a developer (or want to be a developer); therefore, you should know what WordPress websites collect and the information is used.
Quick Blanket Statement
We collect the information necessary to provide you a quality experience in the Club. That means your name, email, and activity (no, we’re not spying on you, we just track the normal stuff like comments, videos watched, likes, dislikes, and favs).
We do have sponsors (with their ads) and affiliate links on the Club to help keep the lights on. When you click on these ads and links, you will sharing information with these other sites and companies for which we are not responsible.
Now for the more verbose policy. We’ll try to inject some our own wording with less legalize to lighten it up.
What Information Do We Collect?
Whenever you visit our website, you may collect two types of information from you:
provide us with personal information that you choose to provide as well as
How We Collect and Use Information
We collect the following types of information about you: the information you knowingly choose to provide and web data.
Information you choose to provide
There are multiple ways you can choose to provide your personal information to us including:
Opening an account When you open an account with us, we will collect your username, real name, and e-mail address. You may choose to also provide additional information such as your bio, country, and your social share account links.
Subscribe to hear from us When you register for a subscription, we collect your name and e-mail address. We do use a third-party service, MailChimp, to collect the information and distribute the newsletter.
Email us When you email us, we collect your name, e-mail address, and the correspondence.
Post a comment We will collect your e-mail address and comment.
Member activites When you are logged into the website, we collect certain activites such as your videos you watched and interactive features (such as favorites and likes). This information is collected to help you track your activites and preferences, therebying allowing you to quickly find the information you want.
Guess what? When you visit our website, we and our support services providers like analytics service, can record certain information about your visit such as:
- Your IP or proxy server IP;
- Basic domain information;
- Your Internet service provider is sometimes captured depending on the configuration of your ISP connection;
- The date and time of your visit to the website;
- The length of your session;
- The pages which you have accessed;
- The website which referred you to us;
- The operating system which your computer uses./li>
We only use this information for statistical and development purposes as well as to improve our services to you.
We, our sponsors, advertisers and ad serving companies may also use small technology or pieces of code to determine which advertisements and promotions users have seen and how users responded to them.
When you log into our website, your browser will receive a cookie. Come on…how else will we keep track of your session. We do this so that you do not have to log in on each and every page.
What are Cookies?
We use the information we collect or receive, such as your email address, to communicate directly with you. We may send you emails containing newsletters, promotions, and special offers. You may notify us of your desire not to receive these offers by clicking the unsubscribe link contained in each such email.
Sharing of Your Information
The Club (we) will not rent or sell your personal information with third parties without your consent.
How Can I Opt Out?
For newsletter-type correspondence, you can click on the “opt-out” link within the correspondence to be removed from that service.
We are like you and just do not like spam filling up our inboxes. We will not spam you. Rather we will only send emails to users that explicitly requested to hear from us.
If you’ve been reading all the content above, then you already know that we have web links to other sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such other sites.
How to Contact Us?
That’s so easy. If you have any questions regarding this policy, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We may disclose personal information when required by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary in order to conform to the edicts of the law or comply with a legal process served on our site.