Ziggedy LLC ("Ziggedy") values those who use the www.ziggedy.com website (the "Ziggedy Website") and the services offered on it (the "Services"). Ziggedy understands that you may be concerned about Ziggedy's collection, use, and disclosure of your personally identifiable information ("Personal Information") that may be collected when you use the Ziggedy Website and the Services.
What Types of Information Is Collected?
For each visitor to the Ziggedy Website, the server for the site automatically recognizes only the consumer's domain name and IP address, but not the e-mail address (where possible). Ziggedy collects the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with Ziggedy via e-mail, aggregate information on what pages consumers access or visit, user-specific information on what pages consumers access or visit, and information volunteered by the consumer such as through surveys or account registration.
Ziggedy also collects "non-personal" information from you, such as your browser type, the URL of the previous website you visited, your ISP, operating system, and your IP address. This information ("Non-Personal Information") cannot be easily used to personally identify you.
How and When Does Ziggedy Collect Information?
Providing Information to Ziggedy
Ziggedy collects Personal Information from you when you provide it to us. For example, when you create an account on the Ziggedy Website, Ziggedy may collect your username, email address, and other information that Ziggedy requests in the account registration process, and any additional information that you provide as part of that process (e.g., your personal contact information). If you sign up to receive email notifications, Ziggedy will collect your email address.
Communicating With Ziggedy
If you communicate with Ziggedy regarding the Ziggedy Website or any of the Services, Ziggedy will collect any information that you provide to Ziggedy in any such communication.
Analytic and Reporting Technologies
Like the operators of most websites, Ziggedy uses analytic and reporting technologies to record Non-Personal Information such as Internet domain and host names, Internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser software and operating system types, clickstream patterns, and the dates and times that the Ziggedy Website and the Services are accessed.
How Does Ziggedy Use My Information?
When Will Ziggedy Disclose My Information to Third Parties?
Generally speaking, Ziggedy does not intentionally disclose your Personal Information to third parties without your consent. However, Ziggedy reserves the right to do so because it is necessary to the operation and continued growth of Ziggedy, to protect the rights of others or in order to comply with any applicable laws, rules or regulations. These instances are discussed below:
Disclosure to Successors
Ziggedy may disclose your Personal Information to any successor-in-interest of Ziggedy, such as a company that acquires Ziggedy or some or all of its assets. If Ziggedy completes a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, your Personal Information may be among the assets transferred. You will be notified via email or by a notice on the Ziggedy Website of any such change in ownership or control of your Personal Information.
Disclosure to Unaffiliated Third Parties
Ziggedy may disclose your Personal Information in response to an emergency, to protect or enforce our rights, to protect or enforce the rights of a third party, or as required or permitted by law (including, without limitation, to comply with a subpoena or court order). Winners of contests, giveaways and other promotions may have their Personal Information disclosed to a third party for the verification of eligibility and the delivery of prizes. Ziggedy may disclose your Personal Information to a third party that alleges that you have infringed its intellectual property rights. Similarly, if you allege that a user allegedly infringed your intellectual property rights, Ziggedy may disclose your Personal Information to that user.
Disclosure to Third-Party Service Providers
Ziggedy may contract with various third parties who help Ziggedy provide and maintain the Ziggedy Website or the Services. Ziggedy cannot guarantee that such third parties will not disclose your Personal Information. Additionally, please keep in mind that whenever you give out Personal Information online – for example, via message boards, website posting or chat sessions – that information can be collected and used by people you don't know. While Ziggedy strives to protect your Personal Information and privacy, Ziggedy cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose online. You make such disclosures at your own risk. To try to provide you offers and information that are of interest to you, Ziggedy has relationships with other companies that allow other companies to place ads on the Ziggedy Website. As a result of your use of the Ziggedy Website, ad server companies may collect Non-Personal Information such as your domain type, your IP address and clickstream information.
What About Cookies?
Does Ziggedy Protect My Personal Information?
Whenever Ziggedy obtains your Personal Information, Ziggedy uses commercially reasonable efforts to protect it from unauthorized access or disclosure. Ziggedy, however, is not an insurer of the security of your Personal Information. Accordingly, Ziggedy assumes no liability for any disclosure of data due to errors in transmission, computer software or hardware failures, unauthorized third party access or other acts of third parties, or acts or omissions beyond Ziggedy's reasonable control.
Ziggedy uses third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit the Ziggedy Website. These companies may use aggregated information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to the Ziggedy Website and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.
The content that you store, post, or transmit on or through the Ziggedy Website, such as message board postings and images or text you upload to the website, may be accessed by other users, including people that you do not know. Ziggedy is not responsible for the actions of others. Therefore, you should use care in communicating with other users and only disclose your Personal Information to other users that you know to be trustworthy. You should not assume that your content will be kept private.
The security of your personal information is important to Ziggedy. Ziggedy takes commercially reasonable efforts to protect Personal Information submitted to Ziggedy, both during transmission and after Ziggedy receives it. However, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is completely secure. Therefore, while Ziggedy strives to use commercially reasonable means to protect your personal information, Ziggedy cannot guarantee its absolute security.
What About Children's Privacy?
The Ziggedy Website is a general audience website, and it and its related sites, applications, services and tools are not intended for children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect Personal Information via the Ziggedy Website or any applications, services or tools from users under the age of 13. Accordingly, Ziggedy will delete any Personal Information that Ziggedy knows originates from a child under the age of 13.
Thirteen to Seventeen
Prospective users between the ages of 13 and 17 using the Ziggedy Website should be under their parents' or legal guardian's supervision while accessing the website to ensure their privacy.