What Information is Collected.
(a) Information You Provide to Us: We collect any information you enter on our Site, including your name, email address and other personal information that you provide when you register, answer survey questions, or enter into contests on the Site or that you give us in any other way or at any other time. You can choose not to provide certain information, but you may not be able to take advantage of our services and features.
(b) Automatic Information: When you visit a website, you disclose certain information, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address and the time of your visit. This Site, like many other sites, records this basic information about visits to our Site.
(c) ”Cookies”: Cookies are pieces of information that are transferred to your computer from a web server. Cookies may make the Site more convenient by storing information about your preferences on our Site. Most browsers are set up to accept cookies, but you can change your settings to have your browser notify you when you receive a new cookie or to refuse to accept cookies. If you reject cookies on our Site, you will not be able to access all areas and use all services.
How and When the Information is Used. The information we collect is used for administering our business activities, and to provide you with a personalized experience on the Site. We may also use the information to conduct research about the demographics, interests and activities of our users and visitors. Occasionally we may use the information to notify you about changes to the Site or new services. We may use your personal, profile and demographic information for marketing and promotional purposes and for feedback to our advertisers and partners. Information we collect may be added to our databases and used for future SMS text-messaging, e-newsletters or emails regarding updates to our Site, new products and services, status of orders placed online. By using this site, you agree that we may contact you in any manner discussed in this section even if your number is listed on a do not call registry, in house list or similar database.
If you would prefer for us not to contact you for these purposes, you may opt out, by emailing us here: info (AT) SocialMediaMentor (dot) com and letting us know. (When emailing us, please replace (AT) with @ and (dot) with .)
We also use the information collected through IP addresses and cookies to do the following: diagnose service problems, improving the Site, determine which advertising to display, displaying relevant content, estimate audience and usage information. We may retain the data indefinitely.
How We Protect Your Information. The privacy and protection of your information is important to us. Except as set forth herein, we do not make any personal information available to third parties without your permission.
Who Has Access to the Information. Information about our users is important to us. We will not disclose any individually identifiable information to any third party without first receiving that user’s permission. We do not give, sell, or rent individually identifiable information to our advertisers except as set forth below, though we may provide aggregate information.
Methods We Use to Protect Your Information. We use security software to protect the confidentiality of your personal information. In addition, our business practices are reviewed periodically for compliance with policies and procedures governing the security and confidentiality of our information. Our business practices limit employee access to confidential information, and limit the use and disclosure of such information to authorized persons.
Children. Social Media Mentor Magazine, its partners, advertisers or affiliates do not offer subscriptions or publish content intended for children under the age of 18. Our Site is operated in accordance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, and we will not knowingly collect or use personally identifiable information from anyone under 18.
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