Policy covers information we collect from users and visitors of
https://HotMediaNews.com. By using our Services or agreeing to this Privacy
Policy, you are consenting to the collection, use, disclosure and our information
practices on your information as described below.
If you have any concern about providing information to us or having such information
What information do we collect?
We collect information about you when you use our Services in several ways.
Information Provided by You
We collect information from you when you register on our site or subscribe to our
When registering on our site, you may be asked to enter your e-mail address. However,
you may visit our site anonymously. If you believe that someone has created an
unauthorized account depicting you or your likeness, you can request its removal by
Information Provided by Third Parties
We may collect, process and store your information associated with any social media
account (such as happens when you enter a promotion or interact with a social
application and agree to allow Alexa Website Designs to access your Facebook
information. It happens also when you, as an Account Holder, upload company
information or contest data to use in Alexa Website Designs Services).
Automatically Collected Information
We and third parties may use automated means to collect information about you, your
computer or other device, and your use of the Services. These automated means include
Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s
hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service
providers systems to recognize your browser and remember certain information.
aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site
experiences and tools in the future.
In addition, we use your public IP address to detect your location.
What do we use your information for?
We use the information we collect about you to:
Establish your account and provide the Services;
Fulfill your requests and provide customized content to you;
Improve the Services, customer service and to research and develop
innovative features and new services;
Provide our customers’ marketing analytics,
To send periodic emails;
For marketing purposes; and
Investigate, prevent, or take action regarding unlawful or harmful activities, including
potential threats to the physical safety of a person, potential fraud, and violations of
our Terms of Service.
How do we share the Information?
Information about you may be shared for the following purposes:
When we have your consent or where it is necessary to carry out your instructions;
As reasonably necessary to provide Services’ features and functionality to you;
We may share your information with third-party vendors or business partners who
provide services on our behalf, which may include analytics, customer service, survey
providers, payment processing, marketing, and fraud prevention. We may also authorize
third-party vendors to collect information on our behalf, including as necessary to
operate features of our Services.
When we believe in good faith that sharing is reasonably necessary to investigate,
prevent, or take action regarding possible unlawful activities or to comply with legal
process or other legal requirements; when we deem disclosure appropriate in situations
involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, potential violations of
our terms, or claims of violation of the rights of third parties; or when we deem
disclosure appropriate to protect the rights, property and safety of us, our employees,
users, or another person or entity (the disclosures described here may involve the
sharing of your information with, for example, law enforcement, government agencies,
courts, or other parties).
Information Access, Correction, and Deletion Options
You have a right to (1) access, modify, correct, or delete certain of your information
regarding your user profile, and (2) close your account. You can also contact us
regarding any account information which is not on your profile or readily accessible to
you. If you close your account, your information may be removed or unpublished from
the Services within a reasonable amount of time.
Note that information that others have copied may remain visible and you may not be
able to access, correct, or eliminate any information about you that others copied or
exported out of Alexa Website Designs, because this information may not be in our
control. Your information may be displayed in search engine results indefinitely as this is
not under our direct control.
We keep your accurate, complete and up-to-date personal information for as long as
your account is active or as needed. For example, we may keep certain information even
after you close your account if it is necessary to comply with our legal obligations, meet
regulatory requirements, resolve disputes, prevent fraud and abuse, enforce our
agreements or as part of our Website data backup process. We may keep your data in a
published or unpublished format on the Services or in backups of the Website.
How do we protect your information?
We have implemented various technical, administrative, and physical safeguards to
protect your information and to prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy,
and ensure the correct use of information. These safeguards vary depending on the
sensitivity of the information at issue.
Third Party Links and Services
The Services may contain links to third-party websites, applications and services,
including social media services, as well as embedded images or other third-party
content and features. Your use of these features may result in the collection, processing
or sharing of information about you, depending on the feature. We are not responsible
for the content, features, security or practices of any third parties. The information you
choose to provide to or that is collected by these third parties is not covered by our
The Services are hosted in Canada and the United States and are governed by British
Columbia, Canada, law. Please be aware that your information may be transferred to,
stored and processed in Canada, United States or other countries, where our databases
are operated and where our servers are located or where we use the services of third
parties. The data protection and other laws of Canada, United States and those other
countries, might not be as comprehensive as those in your country. By using the
Services, you consent to your information being transferred to our facilities and to the