MYO Website Privacy Policy

Last updated: April 9, 2019

Steady Radiance Design, LLC (“SRD”, “us”, “we”, or “our”) operates Make Your Own Website located at https://www.myowebsite.com (the “Service”). This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information we receive from users of the Service.

We use your personal information only for providing and improving the Service. By using the Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

WHAT INFORMATION WE COLLECT, HOW WE USE IT, AND HOW LONG WE KEEP IT

While using the Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to, your: name, email address, billing address, physical address, or phone number. We use this information for customer support and billing.

We will never sell this information or provide it to third parties except if legally required to, or if it’s necessary in order to provide direct customer support and/or billing. We will keep this information for the duration of your subscription and up to five (5) years following the termination of your subscription. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

Security logs are retained for 14 days. Backups of security log details are retained for 49 days.

COMMENTS

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

MEDIA

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

CONTACT FORMS

When visitors contact us via any contact forms on https://www.myowebsite.com, we collect the data shown in the contact form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. We keep data collected via the contact form for a period of one year for customer service purposes. We will never use the data collected via the contact form for for marketing purposes.

LOG DATA

Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit the Service (“Log Data”).

This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of the Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, and other statistics.

In addition we may use third-party services such as Google Analytics to collect, monitor and analyze the above-stated statistics. Google Analytics is a service which transmits website traffic data to Google servers in the United States. Google Analytics does not identify individual users or associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. We use reports provided by Google Analytics to help us understand website traffic and webpage usage.

The IP address of visitors, user ID of logged in users, and username of login attempts are conditionally logged to check for malicious activity and to protect the site from specific kinds of attacks. Examples of conditions when logging occurs include login attempts, log out requests, requests for suspicious URLs, changes to site content, and password updates. This information is retained for 14 days.

WHO WE SHARE YOUR DATA WITH

This site is scanned for potential malware and vulnerabilities by Sucuri’s SiteCheck. We do not send personal information to Sucuri; however, Sucuri could find personal information posted publicly (such as in comments) during their scan. For more details, please see Sucuri’s privacy policy. In addition, we share your data with third-party providers as needed for the purpose of process your payments via PayPal (see their privacy policy at https://www.paypal.com/us/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full).

WHAT RIGHTS YOU HAVE OVER YOUR DATA

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Click here to download a copy of the data you have provided us and/or to delete the data you have provided us.

WHERE WE SEND YOUR DATA

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service. In addition, this site is part of a network of sites that protect against distributed brute force attacks. To enable this protection, the IP address of visitors attempting to log into the site is shared with a service provided by ithemes.com. For privacy policy details, please see the iThemes Privacy Policy.

HOW WE PROTECT YOUR DATA

All information provided to us via this site is protected with a SSL certificate verified by Comodo CA Limited. In addition, this site is monitored and secured by iThemes Security. The security of your personal information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

COMMUNICATIONS

If you have an account, we may use your personal information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials, and other information that may be relevant or necessary for your User account, if applicable.

COOKIES

Cookies are files with small amounts of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored in your computer’s hard drive.

Like many sites, we use “cookies” to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of the Service.

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

EMBEDDED CONTENT FROM OTHER WEBSITES

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Since these providers may collect personal data like your IP address we allow you to block them below or have provided a link to the provider’s own opt-out instructions. Please be aware that this might heavily reduce the functionality and appearance of our site. Changes will take effect once you reload the page.

Google Webfont Settings:

Google Map Settings:

Vimeo and Youtube video embeds:

Facebook Cookies and Other Storage Technologies:
https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/

ANALYTICS

We use Google Analytics to track the usage of this site and improve its performance. Google Analytics cookies are used to collect information that is used either in aggregate form to help us understand how our website is being used or how effective our marketing campaigns are, or to help us customize our website and application for you in order to enhance your experience. To see what information is collected and how it is used by Google, visit the Google Analytics Data Privacy and Security page found at https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en.

If you do not want that we track your visit to our site you can disable tracking in your browser here:

CHANGES TO THIS POLICY

This Privacy Policy is effective as of July 11, 2017 and will remain in effect with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on this page.

We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. Your continued use of the Service after we post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.

If we make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you either through the email address you have provided us, or by placing a prominent notice on the website.

CONTACT US

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at admin@myowebsite.com.