This policy covers how Aplus1. treats information about you that Aplus1 collects and receives, including information related to your use of Aplus1 products and services.
This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that Aplus1 does not own or control, or to people that Aplus1 does not employ or manage. In addition, certain Aplus1 partners may have their own privacy policies and statements.
Aplus1 collects personal information when you visit the Aplus1 websites, join the Aplus1 Community, sign-up for a mailing list, request news and product information, enter contests, complete surveys or purchase Aplus1 products and services. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable like your name, address, email address or phone number, and that is otherwise not publicly available. We use the personal information you voluntarily provide to register you for an account with the Aplus1 Community, to send information you’ve requested and to fulfill orders.
When you join the Aplus1 Community you must provide an email address and you have the option of signing up for Aplus1 mailing lists. When you purchase Aplus1 commercial licenses, support or other services, we may add you to one or more of our mailing lists and we may occasionally contact you via email. When you enter a contest or survey, we may ask for your name, address and email address so we can administer the contest and notify winners.
Use of Personal Information.
Aplus1 does not sell or rent your personal information to anyone. If you are referred to our site from one of our partners we may share basic registration information with the partner from which you were referred. We may also release personal information when we believe that it is required to comply with the law, or to protect the rights, property, or safety of Aplus1, our users, or others. This may include exchanging information with other companies and organizations for purposes of fraud protection and credit risk management. Please note, Aplus1 mailing lists may be archived by several third party sites and your email address may be found on these archive sites. Aplus1 doesn’t have control over mailing list archive sites.
Community information contributed by members of the Aplus1 Community, including sample data, event types, tags, comments and other information related to the Aplus1 Knowledge Base, may be reused by other members of the Aplus1 Community under terms and conditions of the Aplus1 Creative Commons License.
Aplus1 also collects aggregated tracking data when users visit our websites. We analyze visitors’ use of our sites by tracking information such as page views, traffic flows, search terms and click through. We use this information to improve our websites. We may also share this anonymous traffic and demographic information in aggregate form with advertisers and other business partners. We do not share any information with anyone that can identify an individual user.
The Aplus1 websites also automatically capture IP addresses. We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track user movement, ensure the security of your interaction with the Aplus1 websites, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.
- The Aplus1 websites have security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. All personal information and aggregate information is stored on a server. This server is located in a locked and guarded place and only authorized Aplus1 personnel have access to the database containing user names and passwords.
Notification of Changes.
The Aplus1 websites provide users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us and from our partners any time we collect personal information.