The information that we collect from the members using the site falls into the following general categories:
1. User provided data
Users may provide personally identifiable information (such as a name and an email address) to SIIB BLOG when choosing to participate in the various services available on the website, such as sharing views via comment or feedback or other content (collectively, the “Content”) for public viewing interests, entering contests, accessing promotions, responding to surveys or other personalized services (collectively, the “Services”).
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3. Clear / transparent GIFs information:
SIIB Blog may choose to utilize “clear. GIFs” to track the online usage patterns of our users in a non-personally identifiable manner. Additionally, SIIB Blog may also use clear. GIFs in HTML-based emails dispatched to users so as to track which emails are being opened by the recipients. This act helps SIIB Blog to determine active and inactive email addresses.
4. Log data file information:
When users log-in to their SIIB Blog account, our servers may automatically record and archive certain information that web-browsers send whenever visiting a website. These server logs may include information vital to validating the user’s authorization to access the account. Information, such as a web request, internet protocol (the “IP”) address, browser type, browser language, referring pages, exit pages and visited URLs, platform type, click counts, pages viewed and in what order, time spent, the date and time of the request, and other important data is necessary to validate and authorize a User’s entry and activity on the website.
Use of information
Personally identifiable information submitted by a user on SIIB Blog is used to operate, maintain, and provide features, general and unique, of the website for the user’s use and pleasure.
All personal information, data, or content that you, the user, voluntarily disclose to the website public areas become available to other users and can be collected and used by others. Your email id, name is displayed to other users when you comment on some story . Any content that you submit (the “User Submission”) may be redistributed throughout the Internet and other media channels, and/or may be viewed by the general public through other means not controlled by SIIB Blog.
SIIB Blog does use your personally identifiable and certain non-personally identifiable information, such as but not limited to, anonymous user usage data, browser type, cookies, IP addresses, click stream data, and the like, to improve the quality and use designs of the Website through analysis of this data and trends.
External Links, Content and Third-Party Advertising
SIIB Blog is not responsible for the content of external sites, nor are external sites to which links are provided herein necessarily endorsed by SIIB Blog. Recommended Links and links to merchant affiliates are provided as additional resources for our visitors, and at the time of review seemed to be suitable. We cannot assure that all the links found on SIIB Blog are safe to use, if you are experiencing any difficulties with such links please contact us.
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