Privacy Policy

watwebs.com Privacy Policy

(Amended 05/23/18 to fall in line with new EUGDPR rules and Facebook's privacy changes.)

This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their 'Personally Identifiable Information' (PII) is being used online. PII, as described in US privacy law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our website.
What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website or app?
When "opting-in" or contacting us on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address or other details to help you with your experience. Wat Webs does use the Facebook Pixel and Google Analytics. We will expand on that later in this privacy policy.
When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you fill out a form or enter information on our site. The Facebook Pixel registers your visit to our site as a traffic source allowing us to possibly advertise to you on Facebook at a later date. You can control your Facebook ad preferences now at this link: https://www.facebook.com/ads/preferences
How do we use your information? 
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
       To send periodic emails regarding your order or other products and services.
  • Facebook Pixel information may be used to advertise to you on Facebook.
How do we protect your information?
Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes, malware and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible. Wat Webs is protected by Wordfence security plugin, which is one of the world's most widely used security plugins on the WordPress repository. Any personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive information you would ever supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
Do we use 'cookies'?
We do use cookies through the use of our Facebook Pixel. This allows us to track your activity on our website generally and by page so that we may advertise to you on Facebook's platform or measure analytical data. We also use Google Analytics for basic purposes such as monitoring overall traffic to our site and traffic by page.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since browser is a little different, look at your browser's Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies. If you turn cookies off,  some of the features that make your site experience more efficient may not function properly.that make your site experience more efficient and may not function properly.
Third-party disclosure
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when it's release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property or safety.

However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third-party links
We do not include or offer third-party products or services on our website.
Google
Google's advertising requirements can be summed up by Google's Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en
We have implemented the following:
We, along with third-party vendors such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.
Opting out:
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on. You can also opt-out of Facebook ads and other preferences  here: https://www.facebook.com/ads/preferences

 

Fair Information Practices

The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.

In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
We will notify you via email if we have your email address on file within 5 days or notify you from our Facebook or Facebook messenger. We will also post to our website.
CAN SPAM Act

The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.

We collect your email address in order to:
       Market to our mailing list or continue to send emails to our clients after the original transaction has occurred.
To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the following:
       Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
       Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way.
       Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
       Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
       Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
       Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email.

If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us at
support@watwebs.com and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.
Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us on Facebook or by using the information below.

watwebs.com
492 Tralee Drive
Smithfield, NC 27577
USA
OR
support@watwebs.com
919-437-7398
Last Edited on 2018-05-23