The team at SiteMaker Software Ltd regards your privacy as very important. As required by the UK Data Protection Act 1998, we follow strict security procedures in the storage and disclosure of all information that you give us.
This statement describes the privacy policies of SiteMaker Software Ltd. We will not sell, share, rent or otherwise disclose your information to others in ways different to how they are disclosed in this statement.
If you choose to become a member of one our customers' sites, you are agreeing to disclose your email address to that site leader. Through SiteMaker, a site leader can choose to mail individual members, groups of members or the entire membership of the site. When you join, you can choose to not be part of the mailing list, and in addition you can always choose to remove yourself from the mailing list of a site by using the unsubscribe function at the end of every email sent from the SiteMaker system.
If you are logged in to any site, and choose to post information, your posting will by default also include your email address. You are able to remove or edit this address before you submit your posting. In addition, you may choose to be notified by our system of replies or updates in which case your email address will again be used.
If you build a site with us, you provide a site email address that is published on your site as a way of contacting the site owner. This defaults to your email address, but can be updated through Manage your site.
If you choose to subscribe to SiteMaker, we ask you some additional personal questions such as your age, gender, occupation, postal/ZIP code and country. We also collect data about your browser, login times and IP addresses when you visit any SiteMaker sites.
This information is only used in aggregated form - no user is individually identifiable from the data we disclose. It is used by us to understand our customers better and to ensure we focus our development on satisfying the needs of our users. We may also use this information in working with our partners in describing our customer base to ensure the products and services that we or our partners may offer are relevant.
In creating your site with SiteMaker, you may include personal identifiable information in your site. This is entirely at your own responsibility and SiteMaker Software Ltd are in no way liable for the disclosure of this information. SiteMaker Software Ltd reserves the right to promote from time to time sites built with SiteMaker. However, in these cases we will make reasonable efforts to obtain the consent from the site leader in advance.
Any of the information collected by us may be disclosed to the authorities as part of any investigations into any illegal activities that may take place on the SiteMaker service, as governed by UK law.