Privacy Policy

Your privacy is critically important to us. At popisms.com we have a few fundamental principles:

  • We don't ask you for personal information unless we need it.
  • We don't share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights.
  • We don't store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of one of our services.

Below is our privacy policy which incorporates these goals:

Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike License

(Note: This privacy policy is based on the privacy policy of Acutomattic (parent company of Wordpress.com). They have released their policy under a Creative Commons Sharealike license. Since our policy is based on theirs, in accordance with the license, our modified privacy policy is also released under this license. If you would like to use this on your own site, be sure the replace references to popisms.com with your own company or web site name. We would also appreciate a link to either this page or our home page somewhere on your site.)

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, popisms.com 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. popisms.com's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how popisms.com's visitors use its website. From time to time, popisms.com may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

popisms.com also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. popisms.com 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 popisms.com's websites choose to interact with popisms.com in ways that require popisms.com to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that popisms.com gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for an account or post comments to provide a username and email address. In each case, popisms.com collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with popisms.com. popisms.com 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.

Aggregated Statistics

popisms.com may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, popisms.com may monitor the most popular posts site or use spam screened by our users to help identify current and future spam. popisms.com may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, popisms.com does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

popisms.com 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 popisms.com's behalf or to provide services available at popisms.com's websites, 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 popisms.com's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. popisms.com 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, popisms.com discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only when required to do so by law, or when popisms.com believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of popisms.com, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of a popisms.com website and have supplied your email address, popisms.com 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 popisms.com and our products. We primarily use our various product blogs 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. popisms.com takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. popisms.com uses cookies to help popisms.com identify and track visitors, their usage of popisms.com website, and their website access preferences. popisms.com visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using popisms.com's websites, with the drawback that certain features of popisms.com's websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, popisms.com may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in popisms.com's sole discretion. popisms.com encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.