(Updated and Effective onwards: May 05, 2021)
Your privacy is critically important to us
Like most website operators, Thought Shouts collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Thought Shouts’ purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Thought Shouts’ visitors use its website. From time to time, Thought Shouts may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Thought Shouts also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged-in users and for users leaving comments on blog posts. Thought Shouts only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below under “Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information”.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Thought Shouts’ websites choose to interact with Thought Shouts in ways that require Thought Shouts to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Thought Shouts gather depend on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for posting a blog at https://thoughtshouts.com/ and provide a username, their name, and email address while registering for an account with Thought Shouts.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
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Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Thought Shouts discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations that
- Need to know that information in order to process it on Thought Shouts’ behalf or to provide services available at Thought Shouts’ website
- Have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Thought Shouts’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them.
Thought Shouts will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations, as described above, Thought Shouts discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order, or other governmental requests, or when Thought Shouts believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Thought Shouts, third parties or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of https://thoughtshouts.com/ and have supplied your email address, Thought Shouts may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Thought Shouts. We primarily use our website notifications to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. Also, after having an account with Thought Shouts, it’s up to your discretion to share your basic profile information with other users making it public, only visible to account holders, or having absolute privacy of your information, settings related to which can all be changed in your profile section. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Thought Shouts takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration, or destruction of potentially personally identifying and personally-identifying information.
Thought Shouts may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Thought Shouts may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Thought Shouts does not disclose your personally identifying information.
To enrich and perfect your online experience, Thought Shouts uses “Cookies”, similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising, and store your preferences on your computer.