Your privacy is critically important to us.
Our website address is https://ozarkwebdesign.com. Ozark Web Design is located at:
Ozark Web Design
101 S. Lake St.
Linn Creek, MO, 65052
Like most website operators, Ozark 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. Ozark Web Design’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Ozark Web Design’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Ozark 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.
Ozark Web Design also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on https://ozarkwebdesign.com/ blog posts. Ozark 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.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Ozark Web Design’s websites choose to interact with Ozark Web Design in ways that require Ozark Web Design to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Ozark Web Design gathers depend on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a blog at https://ozarkwebdesign.com/ to provide a username and email address.
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.
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.
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.
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 60 days.
We collect information about visitors who comment on Sites that use our Akismet anti-spam service. The information we collect depends on how the User sets up Akismet for the Site, but typically includes the commenter’s IP address, user agent, referrer, and Site URL (along with other information directly provided by the commenter such as their name, username, email address, and the comment itself).
Links To External Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites, products, or services.
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.
Ozark Web Design may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Ozark Web Design may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Ozark Web Design does not disclose your personally-identifying information.
Ozark Web Design uses Facebook Pixel, Bing Analytics, and Google Analytics and the Adwords and Remarketing Lists features of Google Analytics for Display Advertisers. Ozark Web Design and Google both use first-party cookies (such as the Facebook Pixel cookie or the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on your past visits to our website. This means that vendors including Google, Facebook, and Bing will display our promotional material on other websites that you may visit.
You may opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertisers including Adwords and opt-out of customized Google Display Network ads by visiting the Google Ads Preference Manager. To provide website visitors more choices on how their data is collected by Google Analytics, Google has developed an Opt-out Browser add-on, which is available by visiting Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on to enable you to opt-out of Google’s programs.
Ozark Web Design will not knowingly or willingly share the information collected via our contact forms with any other marketing entity. We are committed to protecting your privacy. We will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully (in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and GDPR).
We may collect information about you for 2 reasons: firstly, to process your order and second, to respond to any questions which you may have.
- We will not e-mail you in the future unless you have given us your consent.
- We will give you the chance to refuse any marketing email from us in the future.
- The type of information we may collect about you includes:
- your name
- email address
- IP Address
- We will never collect information about you without your explicit consent.
- The information we hold will be accurate and up to date. You can check the information that we hold about you by emailing us. If you find any inaccuracies we will delete or correct it promptly.
- The personal information which we hold will be held securely in accordance with our internal security policy and the law.
We may use technology to track the patterns of behavior of visitors to our site. This can include using a “cookie” which would be stored on your browser. You can usually modify your browser to prevent this from happening. The information collected in this way can be used to identify you unless you modify your browser settings.
If you have any questions/comments about privacy, you should contact us.
To enrich and perfect your online experience, Ozark Web Design uses “Cookies”, similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising, and store your preferences on your computer.
Who We Share Your Data With
Beyond ordinary security scanning, we do not share any of the personal data of our website visitors with anyone. The only other exceptions would be in the event of (1) a legal investigation where Ozark Web Design was required by law to share information from our website with the appropriate U.S. authorities, to which we would willingly comply, and (2) in the case of legal actions being taken by Ozark Web Design against any fraud, abuses, or any other form of legal misconduct perpetrated against Ozark Web Design or any of our clients or persons otherwise engaged in business with Ozark Web Design. We retain all rights to use your data in any legal proceedings as allowable by U.S. law.
How Long We Retain Your Data
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.
What Rights You Have Over Your Data
If you have an account on this website 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.
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