Ally Parker (“I”, “we”, “my”, “me”, or “us”) operates allyparkerbooks.com website (“Service”), which provides information related to author Ally Parker.
This page is used to inform website visitors of the policies regarding collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information should anyone decide to sign up Ally Parker’s newsletter or enter any sponsored contests.
Personal Identification Information
We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our Service, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Service. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, email address, name, and mailing address. Users may, however, visit our Service anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, accepting that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Service related activities.
To deliver newsletters and Ally Parker related messages, we may require you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to your name and email address. The information that we collect will be used to contact or identify you.
When you click on buy links to Amazon, iBooks, Nook, and Kobo, you may be clicking on an affiliate link. Those links use a tracking cookie that pays the author a few cents on any book purchase. These are not permanent tracking cookies and usually expire within 24-48 hours.
Cookies are files with small amount of data that is commonly used an anonymous unique identifier. These are sent to your browser from the website that you visit and are stored on your computer’s hard drive.
Our website uses these “cookies” to collect information and to improve our Service. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies and know when a cookie is being sent to your computer. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of this Service.
If you’re logged onto Facebook when you visit certain pages on my site, a tracking pixel generated by Facebook may remember you as a visitor to ceblack.org and you may see ads for my books on Facebook from time to time. I do not personally track users after they visit my site or provide data to third-party users. However, Facebook Pixel and my website server may collect data about your visit, your computer’s IP address, browser type, operating system, geographic location, referral source, pages visited, and other “analytics” data. I may review this data from time to time to understand how my website is used so that I can improve it for users.
Whenever you visit Ally Parker’s website, Log Data is collected from your browser. This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser version, which Ally Parker pages you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, and other statistics. This information may also be used to create ads based on those who visit this website.
How we collect information
We may collect and use User’s personal and/or non-personal information to:
run and operate our Service;
improve our Service, products and/or services offered;
run a promotion, contest, survey or other Site feature;
send Users periodic electronic newsletters, for which they have agreed to receive, about topics we think they will be interested in; and
ship goods, including forwarding prizes or requested material.
Third-party companies and individuals may be employed due to the following reasons:
To facilitate Ally Parker’s business;
To perform business-related services; or
To assist Ally Parker in analyzing how the website is used.
These third parties have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on Ally Parker’s behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.
Age of Consent
Our Services do not address anyone under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect personal identifiable information from persons under 18. In the case we discover that a persons under 18 has provided us with personal information, we immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that a person under 18 has provided us with personal information, please contact me so that we will be able to take necessary actions.
Use Of Information From My Website
You may copy and quote from my website and blog without limitation, so long as you provide attribution to me and a link back to my site.
The Service is hosted by Wix.com, which is GDPR compliant and provides us with the online platform that allows us to sell our products and services to Users. User’s data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. They store data on secure servers behind a firewall.
We value your trust in providing us your Personal Information, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security
Sharing of Information
We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.