Like most website operators, Maddy’s Print Shop 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. In addition, we use Google Analytics to track the traffic on our site as well as to and from our site, so we can improve our search engine optimization and other forms of website promotion that we implement. If you do not want Google Analytics to track your browsing, you can disable this, using Google’s opt-out tool. Learn more here . Maddy’s Print Shop’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Maddy’s Print Shop’s visitors use the website. From time to time, Maddy’s Print Shop may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of the website.
Maddy’s Print Shop also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. Maddy’s Print Shop does not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Maddy’s Print Shop’s websites choose to interact with MaddysPrintShop.com in ways that require Maddy’s Print Shop to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Maddy’s Print Shop gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who use the site to provide a username and email address. In each case Maddy’s Print Shop collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with MaddysPrintShop.com. Maddy’s Print Shop 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.
Maddy’s Print Shop may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to the website. For instance, Maddy’s Print Shop may reveal how many downloads a particular version got. However, Maddy’s Print Shop does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Maddy’s Print Shop discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Maddy’s Print Shop’s behalf or to provide services available at Maddy’s Print Shop’s website(s), and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Maddy’s Print Shop’s website(s), you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Maddy’s Print Shop will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations, as described above, Maddy’s Print Shop discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only when required to do so by law, or when Maddy’s Print Shop believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Maddy’s Print Shop, third parties, or the public at large. If you are a registered user of a Maddy’s Print Shop account and have supplied your email address, Maddy’s Print Shop 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 Maddy’s Print Shop and our products and services. We primarily use our blog 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. Maddy’s Print Shop takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration, or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.