Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to the A View From My Seat LLC and it's web and mobile properties, including aviewfrommyseat.com, related domains, and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to A View From My Seat include aviewfrommyseat.com, all the aviewfrommyseat international domains and the A View From My Seat mobile apps, are referred to as the collective AVFMS. The AVFMS website is a curated photo sharing site. By using the AVFMS website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

AVFMS encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from AVFMS so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. AVFMS is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the AVFMS website.

Collection of your Personal Information

AVFMS may collect personally identifiable information, such as your email address. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future. All data collected by AVFMS is collected by servers in the United States and resides there.

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by AVFMS. This information can include: a partial IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the AVFMS website.

 

Use of your Personal Information

AVFMS collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested. AVFMS collects as little as possible to provide this service and maintain privacy.

 

AVFMS may also use your email address to contact you about any issues that you may have, or with newsletter if you have opted-in to them.

 

AVFMS does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

 

AVFMS may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email, or provide customer support. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to AVFMS, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

 

AVFMS may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within AVFMS, in order to determine what AVFMS services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within AVFMS to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

 

AVFMS will disclose your personal information, without notice, ONLY if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on AVFMS or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of AVFMS; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of AVFMS, or the public.

Personaly identifiable information we may collect, and its purpose.

We only collect 1 piece of personally identifiable information. It's the bare minimun of what we need to give you the ability to use all our services.

You can also remain completly anonymous while using AVFMS. An account or profile is not required to use our services.

Use of Cookies

The AVFMS website may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. You can delete these from your web browser at any time.

 

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize AVFMS pages, or register with AVFMS site or services, a cookie helps AVFMS to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. When you return to the same AVFMS website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the AVFMS features that you customized.

 

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the AVFMS services or websites you visit.

 

Cookies that we create

Third-Party Data Collection

These are the third party services that may be setting cookies on our properties. We do not pass any identifiable information to third-partys, including your email address or user id.

Analytics

We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of the Site. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about the Site use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. The information generated relating to the Site is used to create reports about the use of the Site. Google will store this information. Google’s privacy policy is available at: http://www.google.com/privacypolicy.html.

Data Retention, within Google Analytics for AVFMS, is set to 26 months. We do NOT provide a User ID to Google Analytics. IP addresses that Google colelcts are anonymized so they can't be associated with you specificially.

Advertising

We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads and collect information when users visit our site. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements on our site, other websites and other forms of media about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, check out http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.

You can find a full list of our Ad providers at: https://aviewfrommyseat.com/ads.txt

Facebook

We use Facebook's comment plugin for comments. This may be collecting data about some of the pages you visit on AVFMS. We also use Facebooks pixel, to aid in providing relevant advertising. You can find Facebook's privacy policy here: https://www.facebook.com/policy.php

Share Button

We use ShareThis.com to give you the ability to easily and quickly share a page. This widget appear at the top of most of our pages. AddThis may use cookies or pixels to gather information about the page you are visiting. You can find their Privacy Policy here: https://www.addthis.com/privacy/privacy-policy

Security of your Personal Information

 

AVFMS secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.

 

Children Under Sixteen

AVFMS does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of sixteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

 

Disconnecting your AVFMS Account from Third Party Websites

You will be able to connect your AVFMS account to third party accounts. By connecting your AVFMS account to a third party account, like Twitter or Facebook, you acknowledge and agree that you are consenting to the continuous release of information about you to others (IN ACCORDANCE WITH YOUR PRIVACY SETTINGS ON THOSE THIRD PARTY SITES). If you do not want information about you, including personally identifying information, to be shared in this manner, do not use those features. You may disconnect your account from a third party account at any time. Users can disconnect 3rd party sites like twitter or facebook, from twitter or facebook, or through their "My Account" page on aviewfrommyseat.com.

 

Opt-In & Opt-Out

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. By default, you are opted-out of all communications from A View From My Seat. You may opt-in or opt-out of receiving any or all communications from AVFMS by going:
- Notifications: https://aviewfrommyseat.com/my-account/
- Newsletters: http://mailchimp.com

Remain Anonymous

The services provided by A View From My Seat as for the public. You can use any of our services, at any time, without creating an account. If you already have a profile and would like to go anonymous, please visit the My Account page.

 

Changes to this Statement

AVFMS will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. AVFMS encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how AVFMS is protecting your information.

In simple terms, we respect your privacy. We're making updates to not only meet the guidelines set for by the EU GDPR, but to to aslo go a step further and provide as much privacy and security as possible.

 

Contact Information

AVFMS welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that AVFMS has not adhered to this Statement, please contact AVFMS at:

 

A View From My Seat
100 S. Broad St.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19101

 

Email Address:
[email protected]

 

Effective as of July 01, 2010

Last Updated on April 20, 2018