Personal Data Collection
Contact Information. When you register / sign up for the Services, we may collect certain contact information about you, such as your first and last name, organization name, city, state and zip code, email address, and phone number or other similar contact details to help you with your experience.
Billing Information. When purchasing Services, you will be required to provide additional information that may include a credit card number, account number, beneficiary’s name and details, account holder, bank name, pay pal account details or other banking and payment information.
Service Information. In order to provide Services to you and improve our Services, we may collect information that is created or provided by you in connection with your use of the Services, including order information, chat logs, email logs and information about your actions in various client areas on the Website.
Use of Personal Data
Access to our website: to improve your user experience through the customization of content and layouts of various pages, (including sharing your information with our website hosts and developers, our digital consultant, designer and website manager) (on the basis of our legitimate interest to ensure our website is presented in an effective and optimal manner);
Registration of your account: when you sign up to use our services, we will use the details provided with your account registration form (on the basis of performing our contract with you);
Relationship management and marketing: to respond to your requests for information and keep you informed about new features and services that we offer along with any content that we provide through our newsletters, provided that we have the requisite permission to do so (either on the basis of your consent where we have requested it, or, alternatively, our legitimate interests to provide you with marketing communications where we may lawfully do so)and provided that you have not asked us to not contact you;
Processing and facilitation of transactions: we will use your information to process transactions and payments, and collect and recover money owed to us (on the basis of performing our contract with you and on the basis of our legitimate interest to recover debts due);
User and customer support: to provide customer service and support (on the basis of our contract with you), deal with enquiries or complaints about the website and share your information with our third-party service providers as necessary to provide customer support (on the basis of our legitimate interest in providing the correct products and services to our website users);
Browsing Information and Cookies
To enhance your experience with the Site, we use "cookies." You cannot use this Site or the Services without agreeing to accept the cookies that we use with the Site. Cookies are small packets of data stored on your computer. Cookies are used by your computer’s browser to store your preferences.
We and our third party testing utility partner collect data through using testing technologies such as Web beacons (which are commonly referred to in the industry as web bugs, pixel tags or Clear GIFs), cookies, scripts, and tags. We do not tie the information gathered by clear gifs to our customers’ personal data. Web beacons are electronic images that may be used on the Site, in our Services, or in our emails to deliver cookies, count visits and determine if an email has been opened and acted upon. These technologies are used in analyzing trends, administering the Site, tracking users’ movements around the Site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We may receive reports based on the use of these technologies by these companies on an individual as well as aggregated basis.
We use Local Storage (HTML5), and our third party utility partner uses Local Shared Objects (Flash cookies) and Local Storage (HTML5) to store content information and preferences, and to display advertising based on your web browsing activity. Various browsers may offer their own management tools for removing HTML5. To manage Flash, please click.
As a general rule, and other than in connection with the limited exceptions set forth below, LinkinTest will not sell, share or rent your personal data to or with others. Notwithstanding the foregoing, LinkinTest may, from time to time, provide personal data to certain third-party administrative vendors for credit card processing, offering customer service, efficiency purposes in providing administrative or program management services in connection with your Subscription to the Services such as billing and delivery. Any third-party vendor so used has agreed to protect the confidentiality of information provided by LinkinTest.
LinkinTest may transfer personal information to companies that help us provide our service. Transfers to subsequent third parties are covered by the provisions in this Policy regarding notice and choice and the service agreements with our Clients.
Testimonials and Forums
We display personal testimonials of satisfied customers on our Site in addition to other endorsements. With your consent we may post your testimonial along with your name. If you wish to update or delete your testimonial, you can contact us at email@example.com. Our Site offers publicly accessible community forums. You should be aware that any information you provide in this area may be read, collected, and used by others who access it. To request removal of your personal information from our community forum, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. In some cases, we may not be able to remove your personal information, in which case we will let you know if we are unable to do so and why.
We will retain your information as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you services, contact us at email@example.com. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
Third Party Links
Social Media & Widgets
We endeavor to safeguard and protect our users’ data. When users submit personal data at the Site, their personal data is protected both online and offline. When our registration process asks users to submit Sensitive Data (such as bank account information and login credentials), and when we transmit such Sensitive Data, that Sensitive Data is encrypted and protected with SSL encryption software. While we use SSL encryption to protect Sensitive Data online, we protect all other user data online and offline. We have security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of personal data under our control. Please be advised that, although we take every reasonable precaution available to protect your data, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Therefore, we cannot warrant that your data will be absolutely secure. Any transmission of data at or through our Site is at your own risk. However, access to your personal data is strictly limited, and not accessible to the public. Only employees, and third party agents, that need the data to perform a specific job are granted access to personal data. Our employees are dedicated to ensuring the security and privacy of all user data. Employees not adhering to our written firm policies are subject to disciplinary action. In compliance with applicable laws, we shall notify you and any applicable regulatory agencies in the event that we learn of an data security breach with respect to your personal data. You will be notified via e-mail in the event of such a breach. Please be advised that notice may be delayed in order to address the needs of law enforcement, determine the scope of network damage, and to engage in remedial measures. You acknowledge that you provide your personal data to LinkinTest with knowledgeable consent and at your own risk.
Deleting & Updating Your Information
If you like to delete or update the personal information that we have collected from you, simply send your request via e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org. We will respond to your access request within 30 days. We will process your request, where possible and subject to the terms and conditions contained herein, within a reasonable period of time after receipt. To protect your privacy and security, we will take reasonable steps to help verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.
You may at any time choose to stop receiving emails containing general information regarding LinkinTest and/or LinkinTest by following the instructions at the end of each such email or by contacting us at email@example.com. There may be a short delay of up to several business days while your request is being verified, deployed and processed across our servers. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we may continue to contact you for the purpose of communicating information relating to your Subscription to the Services, as well as to respond to any inquiry or request made by you.
Data Controlled by our Clients
LinkinTest has no direct relationship with the individuals whose personal data it processes. An individual who seeks access, or who seeks to correct, amend, or delete inaccurate data should direct his or her query to the LinkinTest Client in question (the data controller). If the Client requests LinkinTest to remove the data, we will respond to their request within 30 business days.
Notification of Changes.