The Place Brand Observer is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
This webpage tells you the data protection and privacy practices for PlaceBrandObserver.com, specifically:
- What personally identifiable information is collected
- Who is collecting this information
- How this information is used
- Our policy on sharing this information
- How we protect your information
- How you can correct any inaccuracies in this information
What personal data we collect, and why we collect it
Should you comment on a blog post or web page on this site, then your name, email address, IP address and message will be stored in our website database (as you would expect). This makes your name, website address and comment (but not your email address) viewable by the general public on the website.
Contact forms and newsletter
Should you send us an email via one of our contact forms, your name, email address and message will be emailed to us (as you would expect). This information is kept private. We will store this information within our own email system so that we are able to respond to you.
If you have chosen to share it with us, we use your email address to contact you in reply to your message, or to send you our newsletter. If you have entered your email address to leave a comment on the blog, it is used to identify your comment, however it is not displayed on the website or shared with any third party.
We may also use your email to help resolve issues or disputes, for example if you tell us that you cannot see any of your posts on the website, we would probably search our database using your email address to help diagnose the problem.
We do not share your personal information or email address with third parties.
Just like you, we hate spam. We do not send you spam emails.
You may opt-out of our emails at any time. An ‘unsubscribe’ link is included in all of our email newsletters.
Protection of your information
PlaceBrandObserver.com uses best endeavour to safeguard the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information. We use encryption (SSL) to further protect the information as it travels across the Internet. It is important to be aware that there is no such thing as “perfect internet security”.
How to correct inaccurate information
Once posted, you cannot change or remove any comments you have submitted on our website pages and/or posts. However, if you would like to have this information removed please contact us and we will do this for you.
How to contact us
Please use the contact form on this site to contact us.
PlaceBrandObserver.com is a website owned by Florian Kaefer. You can contact him anytime via firstname.lastname@example.org, or by using the above contact form.
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