When ‘signing up’ through our Website or Mobile Application, as appropriate, users may be asked to enter their first name, middle name, last name, email addresses (for registered users), mailing address, nationality, phone number or other details to augment their user experience. Like many other websites, Rankmylist also collects additional non-personally identifiable information that are typically accessible from web browsers and servers, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date, time, Internet Protocol (IP) address and corresponding location data of each visitors’ request.
We collect information from our users when they register or sign up on our site, update their submitted user information, fill out a form, leave a comment, submit content in the form of texts and/or images, open a support ticket or enter information by other means on our Website and/or Mobile Application.
These information include but may not be limited to the user’s first name, middle name, last name, gender, birthday, email, age range, photos, Facebook user name, Facebook ID (unique numeric ID), Facebook likes, Facebook checked-in locations, Google user name, Google ID (unique numeric ID), Google+ friends, Google+ circles, Twitter handle, Twitter ID, Twitter follows, Twitter followers, nationality, current Internet Protocol (IP) address, non-specific location data and so on.
We also collect information when you provide us with feedback on our products or services.
We may use the information we collect from users when they sign up,opt to receive notifications or notification digests, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
We may use and/or disclose the information we collect if we find that it is appropriate or necessary, for instance:
We may also disclose user information to affiliated companies or other businesses or persons to:
We do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards. We only provide articles and information. We never ask for credit card numbers. We do not use Malware Scanning.
A user’s personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive information they supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
We implement a variety of security measures when a user enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of their personal information.
All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.
We may access, preserve and share your information in response to a legal request (like a search warrant, court order or subpoena) if we have a good faith belief that the law requires us to do so. This may include responding to legal requests from jurisdictions outside of the United States where we have a good faith belief that the response is required by law in that jurisdiction, affects users in that jurisdiction, and is consistent with internationally recognized standards. We may also access, preserve and share information when we have a good faith belief that it is necessary to detect, prevent and address fraud and other illegal activity, to protect ourselves, you and others, including as part of investigations, or to prevent death or imminent bodily harm. For instance, we may provide information to third-party partners about the reliability of your account to prevent fraud and abuse on and off of our Services. Information we receive about you may be accessed, processed and retained for an extended period when it is the subject of a legal request or obligation, governmental investigation, or investigations concerning possible violations of our terms or policies, or otherwise to prevent harm. We also may retain information from accounts disabled for violations of our terms for at least a year to prevent repeat abuse or other violations of our terms.
Rankmylist Platform is not intended for children under the age of 13 nor do we target users who fall in this age group. If you are under 13 years of age, please DO NOT USE or access the Website or Mobile Application or interact with the Website’s or Mobile Application’s content on third- party websites. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If we are notified that Personally Identifiable Information of children under the age of 13 has been collected on or through the Platform, then we will take the appropriate steps to remove this information.
If you are the parent or legal guardian of a child under the age of 13 who has registered an account on the Website or Mobile Application, then please send us an email to email@example.com to have that child's account terminated and information deleted.
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, United States' consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which outlines what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children's privacy and safety online.
We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old.
Yes. Please check our Cookie usage Policy at https://www.rankmylist.com/cookiepolicy.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our Platform, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when its release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property or safety.
However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be aggregated and sold or provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our Platform. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
Rankmylist publishes Google AdSense interest-based advertisements on its platform. These are tailored by Google to reflect users’ interests. Google's advertising requirements can be summed up by are summarized under ‘Google's Advertising Principles’. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. Further details about thistheir advertising policy can be found at: https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/
We use Google AdSense Advertising on our Platform.
We, along with third-party vendors such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions as they relate to our Platform.
You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.
You can change your personal information by logging in to your account.How can you delete your information?
We store data for as long as it is necessary to provide products and services to you and others. Information associated with your account will be kept until your account is deleted, unless we no longer need the data to provide products and services.
You can permanently delete your account at any time by writing to us at firstname.lastname@example.org . When you delete your account, we delete things you have posted, such as your lists, photos, comments and suggestions. If you deactivate your account instead of deleting, we will continue to store your information. Keep in mind that information that others have shared about you is not part of your account and will not be deleted when you delete your account.
We honor Do Not Track signals and Do Not Track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.
Yes. We allow third-party behavioral tracking.
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy laws in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
We also agree to the Individual Redress Principle which requires that individuals have the right to legally pursue enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or government agencies to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and outlines tough penalties for violations.
We use your email address as a method a method for account verification when you sign-up as a user and for user authentication when you subsequently sign-in to our platform. Apart from these, we also use your email address in order to send notifications and other information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions that you might have.We collect your email address in order to:
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us at email@example.com or use the forms on our Website or Mobile Applications settings page to unsubscribe. Follow the instructions at the bottom of each email or in the settings page to inform us of your wish to unsubscribe and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.