Privacy Policy

Effective Date May 6, 2017

This Privacy Policy outlines how we use, share, and protect information collected through your use of the The Knot Geofilter website (“the Site”) and its tool and related online services. This Privacy Policy also notifies you about the choices you have with regard to how we collect and use your information. This Privacy Policy is applicable to all users and visitors of the Site, as well as those who access the Site or its features through any other means.

By using the Site, you agree that the purpose of the Site is to function as a tool for creating geofilters. Through your use of the Site you will be able to create and customize content using preloaded elements. This content comprises the “User Content.” By using the Site, the Site will store a copy of your content. Additionally, any User Content that you share publicly or upload to third party programs can be viewed by other users, included in search results, or shared consistent with the Site’s policies.

INFORMATION COLLECTED

The Site collects various types of information through your use of the Site. Each type is outlined below.

Information that You Provide Directly to the Site:

This may include your name, username, password, email address, billing address, payment information, and phone number that are requested to subscribe to the Site or provide you with information or products that you request from the Site.
All User Content that you enter into the creation tool on the Site.
Any communications between you and the Site administrators such as for technical support, security notices, or notices of changes to the Site. You cannot opt-out of Site-related emails.

Analytics Information

From time to time, the Site may use third-party analytics tools to collect data about trends in traffic and visitors’ usage of the Site. The information gathered by these third parties is anonymized and aggregated and will not be traceable back to you individually.

Usage Information

The Site may collect information about your activity on the Site including data and statistics about how you use the Site and how you interact with Site’s features. This information will be aggregated and used to help improve the Site, and will not be traceable back to you individually.

Content Information

The Site collects information about the content you provide including any metadata associated with the content you upload and how that content is used within the Site.

Device Information

When you access the Site, we may gather device-specific information such as the type of device being used, the operating system and version, the browser being used, the language, the wireless network or mobile network information, phone number, or other unique device identifiers.

Location Information

We may collect information about your location including city, state, and country when you access the Site with your consent through methods like GPS, cellular towers, Wi-Fi access points, and other wireless network information.

Cookies and Other Technologies

We may use cookies or other forms of electronic technologies to collect information about your activity, browser, or device. This information is used in the aggregate and does not identify you specifically. You may set your browser to reject cookies if you would prefer they not be used.

Log File Information

Log file information is data that is generated and retained each time you use the Site. This includes details like when you access the Site, your IP address, what device you are using, how you use the Site, pages and you view, and crash reports.

HOW YOUR INFORMATION IS USED

All information collected through your use of the Site is to improve the Site and its service. We may use this information to: develop and improve our product; fix security issues; remove bugs; monitor usage; identify trends; personalize services for your account; improve our advertising content; verify your identity; and enforce our usage policies. While this list is not exhaustive, it is representative.

The Site also maintains partnership and licensing agreements with other entities. Your information may be provided to our partners and licensees. Your information will only be used for the purposes of improving the Site and its features and functionality and will not be otherwise sold or leased to a third party.

HOW YOUR INFORMATION IS SHARED

We will never sell or lease your information to third parties. However, there are some instances where we share your information. These include:
Sharing your information with our partner Pepper Filters Inc.
Sharing any information you have specifically authorized us to share
Any public information you post or create using the Site may also be shared with the public or our business partners

There are also instances when we may share information gathered from you in aggregate form with other data, in which case it will not be identifiable to you. Situations where this information may be shared include:
With third party service providers we engage to help analyze our performance and improve our services
With potential advertisers to demonstrate our demographics

We may also be required to share your information for legal reasons if the disclosure is necessary to:
Comply with the applicable law, a government request, or legal proceedings
Investigating or enforcing any violations of the Site’s usage policies
Protecting our rights and those of other users

HOW YOUR INFORMATION IS STORED

Your information will be stored in the United States or in any other country where the Site maintains servers. We use all commercially reasonable methods to secure your information and take all reasonable steps to verify your identity before providing access to your account. However, there is always a potential risk of inadvertent disclosure when transmitting information over the Internet and you agree to hold the Site harmless for any such disclosures or interference.

OPTING OUT

You may limit our collection of information about your use of the Site in the following ways:
Disabling cookies on your browser
Unsubscribing from e-mail communications

CHILDREN’S PRIVACY

This Site is not intended for or directed at anyone under the age of thirteen (13) and this Site does not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under the age of thirteen (13).

REVISIONS

This Privacy Policy may be revised from time to time and we will make reasonable attempts to notify you of such changes. However, you should review this policy periodically. The effective date of the policy will always be listed at the top of the Privacy Policy. Your continued use of the Site indicates your consent to any such revisions.

CONTACT US

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy please contact us by emailing happiness@pepperfilters.com