Stacks truly respects the privacy of its users, and is fully committed to protect their personal information and use it properly. This page informs you about the type of information we collect,how we collect and use this information.Stacks only uses your information for improving the site and we are committed to protect this information.
1. Your Consent (please read carefully!)
Note: Any information you provide to us is provided of your own free will and that you are not obligated by law to provide us with it and you agree that any information you do provide us is provided of your own free will and consent
2. Type of information we collect
a. Visitor and User Information
We collect two types of information regarding our Visitors and Users:
Anonymous information which is collected via usage of website or service.This type of information is non-personal which means that it does not enable us to know user identity.This information could be like sessions and visitors,non-identifying information regarding the Visitor’s or User’s device,‘click-stream’ activity on the Services, session heatmaps and scrolls, browser, screen resolution, language and, internet service provider, referring/exit pages, date/time stamps, etc.
Certain visitors to our Services choose to interact with them in ways that may require them to provide us with personally identifying information. The amount and type of information that is provided depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for our Services to provide username, and email address. Organizations and individuals who engage in financial transactions to purchase paid services are asked to provide additional information, such as the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, we only collect as much information as is necessary or appropriate given the type of interaction. We do not disclose personally identifying information other than as described below. And you can always refuse to supply personally identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent you from engaging in certain activities.
If you send us a request, such as emailing us for support, we reserve the right to publish it (absent any personally identifying information) in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or help other users.
In the process of supporting our Services, we may discover personally identifiable information associated with your account. The only personally identifiable information we may discover during the support process without your consent includes your email address and the names of any organizations to which you belong. Any further information will not be discovered without your consent.
In the process of supporting our Services, we may need to investigate the data within your account, If this occurs, we will always request your explicit permission before looking at the data in your account.
b. Users of Users Information
We Collect similar type of information regarding the visitors and users of our users and the description in details is as below
c. INFORMATION YOU CHOOSE TO DISPLAY PUBLICLY ON OUR SERVICES
Some users may elect to publicly post personally identifying or sensitive information about themselves in their normal use of our Services. This could occur through use of optional profile fields, in interactions on our forums. Information like that, which is voluntarily posted in publicly visible parts of our Services, is considered to be public, even if it would otherwise be considered to be personally identifying or sensitive. As such, it is not subject to the protocols listed below, because we don’t control it; you do. Additionally, voluntarily publicizing such information means that you lose any privacy rights you might normally have with regards to that information. It may also increase your chances of receiving unwanted communications, like spam.
Please also remember that if you choose to provide personally identifiable information using certain public features of the Services, individuals reading such information may use or disclose it to other individuals or entities without our control and without your knowledge, and search engines may index that information. We therefore urge you to think carefully about including any specific information you may deem private in content that you create or information that you submit through our Services.
3.How Do We Collect Such Information?
We gather information through your usage of our website ,apps,services or any of our user websites.We either collect this information internally or with the help of third party services, including through the use of “cookies” and other tracking technologies,
If you are outside the United States, you should know that any personally identifiable information you enter into the Services will be transferred out of your country and into the United States, and possibly to other countries. By using the Services, you consent to such transfer and are representing that you have the right to transfer such information outside your country.
We collect information which you provide us voluntarily. For example, we collect the Personal Information you provide us when you register to our Services; when you sign-in to our Services via third party services such as Facebook or Google; when you place purchases and/or register domain names; when you submit or upload such Personal Information as you use any of our Services; and/or when you contact us directly.
4. Why Do We Collect Such Information?
a. We collect such Non-personal and Personal Information for the following purposes:
- To be able to deliver our services
- To further develop, customize and improve our Services, based on Visitors’ and Users’ common or personal preferences, experiences and difficulties;
- To obtain statistical data which is used to improve services
- To provide our Users with ongoing customer assistance and technical support;
- To facilitate, sponsor and offer certain contests, events and promotions, determine participants’ eligibility, monitor performance, contact winners and grant prizes and benefits;
- To consider Applicants’ candidacy for working at Stacks
- To comply with any applicable laws and regulations
- To easily reach our users and inform them about any notices or messages
- Enhancing data security
- To be able to improve our services and meet the users needs
b. Users-of-Users’ Information
Stacks may gather and store both personal and non personal information Users-of-Users (“Users-of-Users Information”)
For such purposes, Stacks serves and shall be considered as a “Data Processor” and not as the “Controller” (as both such capitalized terms are defined in the European Data Protection Directive) of such Users-of-Users Information. The Users controlling and operating such User Websites shall be considered as the “Controllers” of such Users-of-Users Information, and are responsible for complying with all laws and regulations that may apply to the collection and control of such Users-of-Users Information, including all privacy and data protection laws of all relevant jurisdictions.
You are responsible for the security, integrity and authorized usage of your Users-of-Users’ Personal Information, and for obtaining any consents and permissions required for the collection and usage of such information.
Stacks cannot provide legal advice to Users or their Users-of-Users, however we do recommend that all Users publish and maintain clear and comprehensive privacy policies on their User Websites, in accordance with the applicable laws and regulations, and that all Users-of-Users carefully read those policies and make sure that they consent to them.
If you are a visitor, user or customer of any of our Users please note that we have no control over your personal information so if you want to make any request regarding your information please contact this user.
c. Sharing Personal Information with Third Parties
Stacks may share your Personal Information with third parties (or otherwise allow them access to it) only in the following manners and instances:
i. Law Enforcement, Legal Requests and Duties:
Stacks may disclose or otherwise allow others access to your Personal Information pursuant to a legal request, such as a subpoena, legal proceedings, search warrant or court order, or in compliance with applicable laws, if we have a good faith belief that the law requires us to do so, with or without notice to you.
In case of any legal request such as court order,your personal information may be accessible with your notice or without
ii. Social Media Features and Framed Pages:
Our Services include certain Social Media features and widgets, such as the “Facebook Connect” or “Google Sign-in” features, “Facebook Like” button, the “Share this” button or other interactive mini-programs (“Social Media Features”). These Social Media Features may collect information such as your IP address or which page you are visiting on our Website, and may set a cookie to enable them to function properly. Social Media Features are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our Services.
Any information may be collected from any social media features included in our services and website is controlled by their policies and it’s not our responsibility.
Also any information you choose to share with any third party is directly provided to this third party not to stacks so this information are governed by their policies too.
For the avoidance of doubt, stacks may share,use or move any non personal information with no need for any other approval after agreeing to this policy. We may also share your personal information in any case other than mentioned above after (according to) your approval or under legal request.
5. Communications from Stacks
a. Promotional Messages:
By providing us with your mail or any contact information during subscribing to any of our channels you clearly accept receiving promotional content by mail, messages or cold-calls.If you wish not to receive such promotional messages or calls, you may notify Stacks at any time or follow the “unsubscribe” or STOP instructions contained in the promotional communications you receive.
b. Service and Billing Messages:
Stacks will notify you with any important information regarding our service or your usage of the service such as complaints, payment reminders and any updates in service. We will send this information throughout messages or any other available means of communication and you won’t be able to opt-out of receiving this messages.
6. Accessing Your Personal Information
If you wish to access and/or request us to make corrections to the Personal Information that you have stored with us (either yours or your Users-of-Users’), or wish to request a list of what Personal Information (if any) pertaining to you we disclosed to third parties for direct marketing purposes, feel free to send us an e-mail to email@example.com
7. Data Retention
We may retain your Personal Information (as well as your Users-of-Users Information) for as long as your User Account is active or as otherwise needed to provide you with our Services.
You have the right to be forgotten from our systems, once you request to delete your account from our systems all your personal data will be deleted and the non personal data will be anonymized
8. Data portability:
Data portability is the ability to obtain some of your information in a format you can move from one service provider to another (for instance, when you transfer your mobile phone number to another carrier). Depending on the context, this applies to some of your information, but not to all of your information. Should you request it, we will provide you with an electronic file of your basic account information and the information you create on the spaces under your sole control,
9. Data Breach
In case of Data Breach, Stacks will notify you with all the details that happened and how we solved the issue within 72 hours maximum from knowing that there is a problem
10. Public Forums and User Content
Our Services offer publicly accessible blogs, communities and support forums. Be aware that any information you provide in any such areas may be read, collected, and used by others who access them. To request removal of your Personal Information from our blogs, communities or forums, feel free to contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org. In some cases, we may not be able to remove your Personal Information from such areas. For example, if you use a third party application to post a comment (e.g., the Facebook social plugin application) while logged in to your related profile with such third party, you will need to login into such application or contact its provider if you want to have the Personal Information you posted through it removed.
Any content you add to your account or your website is your own responsibility. We are not responsible for any violation of any privacy settings you or we have put in your website. You understand and acknowledge that, even after user content removal by you or us, copies of User Content may stay viewable in cached and archived pages or if any third parties (including any of your Users-of-Users) have copied or stored such User Content.
We cannot control the actions of other Users or members of the public who may access your User Content, and are not responsible for the circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures you or we may have placed on your User Website (including, for instance, password-protected areas on your User Website). You understand and acknowledge that, even after its removal by you or us, copies of User Content may remain viewable in cached and archived pages or if any third parties (including any of your Users-of-Users) have copied or stored such User Content. Again, we recommend that you do not upload or post any information you would not want to be publicly available.
If any fundamental changes are made to this policy regarding information collection and usage we will notify you before this changes become applicable.