Information We Collects
User Provided Information: You may provide certain personally identifiable information (such as your name and email address) to us when choosing to participate in various activities on the Website.
Log File Information: When you use the Website, our servers automatically record certain information that your web browser sends whenever you visit any website. These server logs may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser language, referring/exit pages and URLs, platform type, number of clicks, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed and the order of those pages, the amount of time spent on particular pages, the date and time of your request, and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser.
The Ways We Use Information
If you submit personally identifiable information to us through the Website, then we may use your personal information to operate, maintain, and provide to you the features and functionality of the Website, including, when applicable, sending you information.
Any personal information or other content that you voluntarily disclose online (on discussion boards, in messages and chat areas, etc., if and when they become part of the Website) becomes publicly available and can be collected and used by others, including by us, without any additional permission.
We may use your email address or other personally identifiable information to send commercial, marketing, or other messages without additional consent.
We may use both your personally identifiable information and certain non-personally-identifiable information (such as anonymous user usage data, cookies, IP addresses, browser type, click stream data, etc.) to improve the quality and design of the Website and to create new features, promotions, functionality, and services by storing, tracking, and analyzing user preferences and trends.
When We Discloses Information
We do not share your personally identifiable information (such as name or email address) with other third party companies for their commercial or marketing use without your consent.
We may share non-personally-identifiable information (such as anonymous user usage data, referring/exit pages and URLs, platform types, number of clicks, etc.) with interested third parties to assist them in understanding the usage patterns for certain content, services, advertisements, promotions, and/or functionality on the Website.
We may release personally identifiable information and/or non-personally-identifiable information if required to do so by law, or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with state and federal laws or respond to a court order, subpoena, or search warrant.
You may, of course, decline to submit personally identifiable information through the Website, in which case we may not be able to provide certain services to you.
Special Note to International Users