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Effective date: August 05, 2018 LeeksPlays (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates the https://www.leeksplays.wordpress.com website (the “Service”).
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our Service and the choices you have associated with that data.
We use your data to provide and improve the Service. By using the Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Service to you.
While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you (“Personal Data”). Personally, identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
First name and last name
Cookies and Usage Data
We may also collect information about how the Service is accessed and used (“Usage Data”). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data. This data is collected by and secured through Google Analytics.
Tracking & Cookies Data
Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Service.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.
Examples of Cookies we use:
Session Cookies. We use Session Cookies to operate our Service.
Preference Cookies. We use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.
Security Cookies. We use Security Cookies for security purposes.
Use of Data LeeksPlays uses the collected data for various purposes:
To provide and maintain the Service.
To notify you about changes to our Service.
To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Service when you choose to do so, such as commenting on articles.
To provide customer care and support.
To provide analysis or valuable information so that we can improve the Service, through Google Analytics.
To monitor the usage of the Service.
To detect, prevent and address technical issues.
To send you notifications, which you have requested, via email when a new article is posted as part of our Service.
Transfer Of Data
Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.
If you are located outside of the United Kingdom and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to the United Kingdom and process it there.
Email Notifications We offer the ability to receive notification emails whenever a new post or article is published on LeeksPlays. To do this, we require your email address, whilst also giving the option to provide a First and Last Name. This data is then held by WordPress and used only for notifications about new posts or articles, or to give important updates regarding LeeksPlays. No marketing material will be sent. However, we only send these notifications to you if you have specifically provided consent for us to do some.
Should you want to remove your data from this email notification list, you can click on the Unsubscribe button at the bottom of any of the emails. Alternatively, you may contact us at email@example.com and request removal – we will then remove your data from our WordPress records entirely.
You have the right to ask for a copy of the information LeeksPlays hold about you.
Disclosure Of Data
LeeksPlays may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
To comply with a legal obligation
To protect and defend the rights or property of LeeksPlays
To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service
To protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the public
To protect against legal liability
Who has access to your information?
We will not sell or rent your information to third parties.
We will not share your information with third parties for marketing purposes.
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service (“Service Providers”), to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.
These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
Links To Other Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.
We are concerned to protect the privacy of children aged 16 or under. If you are aged 16 or under‚ please get your parent/guardian’s permission beforehand whenever you provide us with personal information.
If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.