- We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it. (We can’t stand services that ask you for things like your gender or income level for no apparent reason.)
- 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 our site.
It is Bella Digital Designs’ policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website.
Like most website operators, Bella Digital Designs 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. Bella Digital Designs’ purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Bella Digital Designs’ visitors use its website.
Bella Digital Designs also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for users leaving comments on our blogs. Bella Digital Designs only discloses commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Bella Digital Designs’ website choose to interact with Bella Digital Designs in ways that require Bella Digital Designs to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Bella Digital Designs gathers depend on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who comment on our blog to provide a username and email address. Those who wish to receive Bella Digital Designs updates via email, we collect their first name and emails. In each case, Bella Digital Designs collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Bella Digital Designs. Bella Digital Designs 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.
Bella Digital Designs may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. For instance, Bella Digital Designs may monitor the most popular pages on our website or use spam screened by the Akismet service to help identify spam. Bella Digital Designs may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Bella Digital Designs does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. Bella Digital Designs uses website tools and google analytics in order to collect statistics on how well the website is performing on a daily basis.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Bella Digital Designs 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 Bella Digital Designs’ behalf or to provide services available at Bella Digital Designs’ 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 Bella Digital Designs’ websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Bella Digital Designs 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, Bella Digital Designs discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Bella Digital Designs believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Bella Digital Designs, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of Bella Digital Designs website and have supplied your email address, Bella Digital Designs may occasionally send you an email to tell you about sales, coupon codes, freebies, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Bella Digital Designs and our products. We primarily use our email service and Mailchimp (a marketing platform) to communicate with our subscribers and visitors. Bella Digital Designs takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Bella Digital Designs or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Bella Digital Designs go out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that are transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur and that any acquirer of Bella Digital Designs may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.
Bella Digital Designs offers free printable kits on its website. These kits are stored at Dropbox website, in which are linked to each free printable post.
Comments and other content submitted to Akismet anti-spam service are not saved on our web host unless they were marked as false positives, in which case we store them long enough to use them to improve the service to avoid future false positives.