Your privacy is critically important to us.
Like most website operators, The Crafty Needle collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. The Crafty Needle’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how The Crafty Needle’s visitors use its website. From time to time, The Crafty Needle may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
The Crafty Needle also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged-in users and for users leaving comments on thecraftyneedle.com blog posts. The Crafty Needle only discloses logged-in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to The Crafty Needle’s websites choose to interact with The Crafty Needle in ways that require The Crafty Needle to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that The Crafty Needle gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a blog at thecraftyneedle.com to provide a username and email address.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
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Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
The Crafty Needle discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on The Crafty Needle’s behalf or to provide services available at The Crafty Needle’s website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using The Crafty Needle’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. The Crafty Needle will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, The Crafty Needle discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when The Crafty Needle believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of The Crafty Needle, third parties or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of thecraftyneedle.com and have supplied your email address, The Crafty Needle may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with The Crafty Needle and our products. We primarily use our blog to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. The Crafty Needle takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
The Crafty Needle may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. The Crafty Needle may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, The Crafty Needle does not disclose your personally-identifying information.
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