HostingJournalist.com Privacy Policy

We respect and are committed to protecting your privacy. This privacy policy sets out how BRDR Media uses and protects any information that you give BRDR Media when using this website, HostingJournalist.com, operated by BRDR Media. In case we ask you to provide certain information by which you could be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used by BRDR Media in accordance with this privacy statement.

The purpose of this privacy policy statement is to explain to customers what types of information BRDR Media will collect and how that information is used. In most cases, we collect this information to ensure network integrity and that we continue to provide you with the most relevant content and best possible service that suits your needs.

Information We Collect

Visitors browsing HostingJournalist.com do so anonymously. We do not automatically track and collect personal information when you visit our web pages. We do use third-party analytics services such as Google Analytics to track visitor behavior on our site but this is only meant for website optimization purposes so we cannot identify you individually. Non-identifiable information is gathered automatically when you visit the website hosted by us. It is stored for use in our systems. Identifiable personal information will be collected only when you sign a contract for service with us; when you use our website for a business transaction or subscription service; or when we would ask you to fill in a customer questionnaire.

On some of our pages, we use web forms where we ask you to voluntarily fill-in some personal information. This personal information is restricted to name, company, email address, and telephone number. This information can be used to establish a business relationship and send you the requested offerings such as an executive interview or article contribution opportunities, advertising proposals, and/or email newsletters. The information asked for is not being shared with third-party entities. Only core members of the HostingJournalist.com team have access to this information.

Third Party Tools and Links

BRDR Media is using third-party tools for HostingJournalist.com such as MailChimp for email newsletters and storage of email addresses as well as plugins for a proper functioning of the website. We have verified the security measures of these tools. We also provide (news) links to third party websites on our site. We do not share personal information with these websites and we’re not responsible for their privacy practices.

Cookies

On the HostingJournalist.com website, we use cookie technology. Cookies are tiny pieces of information being stored on your computer when visiting your website. The use of cookies allows us to optimize website navigation, speed, and user-friendliness. We use three types of cookies including the following:

  • Functional cookies – such cookies enable visitors to remember your preferences when visiting our website.
  • Analytical cookies – such cookies enable us to analyze website traffic and behavior through for example Google Analytics. As the IP addresses being tracked are tracked anonymously, we can’t detect any personal information.
  • Affiliate cookies – such cookies contain information able to jointly identify your IP address and our affiliate partnership with third party affiliate merchants, which may result in us getting paid for you buying products and/or services on third-party websites when using a link to these third party entities through our website.

As a visitor to our website, you’re able to choose whether or not to allow cookies by changing the settings of your browser. So in case you wish to block third-party cookies or maybe even all types of cookies being used on our site, you’re able to arrange this in your browser settings.

Data Security

BRDR Media safeguards personal data being sent to us – through the HostingJournalist.com website or directly – with physical, electronic, and managerial procedures. For website protection, we use a variety of solutions on several levels including server, control panel, and website. This includes the use of Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protection on HostingJournalist.com to ensure you have a safe browsing experience on our website.

Communication Preferences

To provide our business relations with the latest news and information about HostingJournalist.com; the international business of cloud, hosting and data center services providers; and/or products/services we represent, we distribute email newsletters periodically. We keep the number of email newsletters restricted to a minimum (biweekly), but in case of business relations don’t want to receive our newsletters anymore, they’re able to easily opt-out from our newsletters. They will never get an email newsletter from us again then unless they decide to opt-in again.

Storage of Data

The personal data we ask for in our web forms is being used for 1-on-1 business relationship purposes only and is not being transferred to third-party entities. While we keep the data being asked for to a minimum, we only use this information to establish or maintain a business relationship. Website data and backups are being stored on our systems just as long as necessary for the functioning of the website and applications.

Transfer of Data

We are using a Dutch hosting provider for the HostingJournalist.com website but a provider with international data center presence. This means that data can be transferred to and stored in servers and facilities located in your region or another country (cross-border). The same accounts for backups of our website and data being stored. We do take all steps necessary to ensure that data on all levels is being protected wherever it is located.

Data is stored in our systems is not being shared with third-party entities. We may be required though by law in specific circumstances to disclose any personal information – to protect public safety.

Access to Data

In case you want to know if we have any of your personal data being stored in our systems, we will be able to provide you with answers to the following questions: Do we have any of this data? Which data do we have exactly? What purpose does it have? You may at all times ask us to delete any personal data as well. For questions about any data being stored in our systems, or for data deletion requests, please send an email to editor@hostingjournaslist.com.

Payment Data

We do not receive or store any payment details in our systems. For payment processing, we use third party payment processing services. We have verified the security measures of the third-party services being provided.

Privacy Policy Updates

BRDR Media may change this privacy policy statement from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to completely ensure that you are fully happy with possible changes to this statement.

Contact Details

BRDR Media

www.brdr-media.com
Chamber of Commerce: 57780234
VAT number: NL103286949B01
Coehoornsingel 58
7201 AD Zutphen
The Netherlands

Last update: 23 May 2018