MyeBlog.com.au Privacy Policy

Information you share with MyeBlog is used for MyeBlog's business purposes. MyeBlog.com.au is not in the business of selling information about you. This notice tells you what information we collect, steps we take to protect and secure it, how we use and share the information, and finally, how you can contact us with questions or concerns.

Information We Gather

  • MyeBlog.com.au collects personal information when you register with us, use MyeBlog.com.au products or services or post content on a MyeBlog.com.au eBlog site as a guest with authoring rights.
  • MyeBlog.com.au may also collect personal information when you enter into promotions or sweepstakes.
  • MyeBlog.com.au may combine information about you that we have with information we obtain from business partners or others.
  • MyeBlog.com.au may also collect information about your transactions with us and with some of our business partners. This information might include information necessary to process payments due to us.
  • MyeBlog.com.au automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, cookies, and the pages you request.
  • MyeBlog.com.au uses information for the following general purposes: products and services provision, billing, identification and authentication, services improvement, contact, research, and anonymous reporting.

IP Address

MyeBlog.com.au may occasionally obtain IP addresses from users depending upon how you access our web site. IP addresses, browser and session information may be used for various purposes, including to:

  • Diagnose and prevent service or technology problems reported by our users or engineers that are associated with the IP addresses controlled by a specific web company or ISP.
  • Estimate the total number of users visiting MyeBlog.com.au from specific geographical regions.
  • Help determine which users have access privileges to certain content, services or resources that we offer.
  • Monitor and prevent fraud and abuse.
  • MyeBlog.com.au may display your IP address to the owners or maintainers of certain eBlogs when you post to those journals and the owner or maintainer has enabled functionality on the site for this purpose.

Cookies

  • A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier that is sent to your browser from a web site's computers and stored on your computer's hard drive.
  • If you reject all cookies, you may not be able to use MyeBlog.com.au products or services that require you to "sign in", and you may not be able to take full advantage of all offerings.
  • You can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set.
  • MyeBlog.com.au uses its own cookies for a number of purposes, including to:
  1. Require you to re-enter your MyeBlog.com.au password after a certain period of time has elapsed to protect you against others accidentally accessing your account contents.
  2. Keep track of preferences you specify while you are using MyeBlog.com.au's services.
  3. Estimate and report our total audience size and traffic.
  4. Conduct research to improve eBlogHosting.com's content and service

Information Relating to Children

Law requires that we inform parents and legal guardians about how we collect, use, and disclose personal information from children under 13 years of age. MyeBlog.com.au is not directed at children under 13 years of age but, we recognize that with proper adult supervision some parents might permit their children to visit MyeBlog.com.au and use our Service. It is required by law also that we obtain the consent of parents and guardians in order for children under 13 years of age to use certain features of MyeBlog.com.au.

When your child attempts to register and/or provide personal information to eBlogHosting.com, we require a parent or legal guardian to:

  • complete the registration;
  • review our privacy policy and to submit a valid credit card number to verify that the child's parent or guardian knows about and authorizes our information practices related to children protected by COPPA; and verify through the use of an email confirmation and second authorization that the parent or guardian consents to the Terms of Service and this privacy policy.

Once parental notice and consent has been verified, the information we collect will be treated the same as information collected from any other user of MyeBlog.com.au. Without verified parental notice and consent, we will not knowingly collect personal information of children under 13 years of age, and if we learn that we have inadvertently collected such information, we will promptly delete it.

Information Use, Sharing and Disclosure

  • MyeBlog.com.au does not share personal information we learn about you from your use of the Service or this web site with others except as described in this policy. We do not share your information with unrelated third parties for their direct marketing purposes.
  • When you provide personal information through using the Service you are however sharing your personal information with MyeBlog.com.au, and organizations that may hold a majority interest in MyeBlog.com.au, their divisions or subsidiaries and, MyeBlog.com.au and any of its divisions or subsidiaries. The use of your personal information by these organizations is subject to this policy.
  • eBlogHostingl.com may use or share your personal information where it is necessary for us to complete a transaction, to operate or improve eBlogHosting.com and related products and services, to do something that you have asked us to do, or tell you of products and services that we think may be of interest.
  • Where you are contacted with an offer or service based on information you have shared with MyeBlog.com.au, we will do our best to provide you with an opportunity to opt-out of receiving such further communications at the time you are contacted.
  • When you post a message, your MyeBlog.com.au ID or alias that you are posting under may be visible to other users.
  • When you post a message on MyeBlog.com.au eBlog Sites, you have the ability to post a message which may include personally identifiable information about yourself.
  • If you post personal information online that is accessible to the public, you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties in return.
  • MyeBlog.com.au does or may share personally identifiable information about you under the following circumstances:

In the course of operating our business it may be necessary or appropriate for us to provide access to your personal information to others such as our service providers, contractors and select vendors so that we can operate the Service and our business. Where practical, we seek to obtain confidentiality agreements that are consistent with this policy and that limit others' use or disclosure of the information you have shared.

We may share your personal information to respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, to establish or exercise our legal rights or, defend against legal claims and if in our judgment in such circumstances disclosure is required or appropriate.

We may share your personal information if we believe it is necessary in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of .com's terms of use, or as otherwise required by law.
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As we continue to develop our business, we might also buy or sell all or part of our business. In such transactions, personally identifiable information you have shared with us is generally one of the business assets that will be transferred.

The transferred personally identifiable information will remain subject to the promises made in this privacy policy or subsequent policies to which you have consented.

If there is ever a change to how MyeBlog.com.au uses or intends to use personal information, we will post that change to this policy and, if the new policy is materially less restrictive than this policy, we will seek your consent.

Confidentiality and Security

No data transmissions over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Consequently, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we make efforts to ensure security on our systems.

  • We use physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect personal information about you.
  • Your MyeBlog.com.au Account Information is password-protected.

If MyeBlog.com.au learns of a security systems breach we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps. By using this web site or providing personal information to us you agree that we can communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy and administrative issues relating to your use of this site.

MyeBlog.com.au may post a notice on our web site if a security breach occurs. If this happens, you will need a web browser enabling you to view the eBlogHosting.com web site. MyeBlog.com.au may also send an email to you at the email address you have provided to us in these circumstances. Depending on where you live, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach in writing. To receive free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving electronic notice) you should notify us at privacy@myeblog.com.au

Changing your Preferences and Personal Information

  • You can edit your eBlogHosting.com Account Information at any time. Most personal information you may provide is entirely optional.
  • You can terminate your MyeBlog.com.au account; however, please note that some personal information, primarily your contact information, may remain in MyeBlog.com.au's records to the extent necessary to protect MyeBlog.com.au's legal interests or document compliance with regulatory requirements.

Contacting eBlogHosting

If you have a privacy concern regarding MyeBlog.com.au, or this policy, and if you cannot satisfactorily resolve it through the use of this web site, you should then write to us by email to privacy@myeblog.com.au

In the event that we are still unable to resolve your concerns MyeBlog.com.au is committed to cooperating to achieve a proper resolution of your privacy concerns.

If you object to any sharing of your personal information that may be permitted under this policy, you may do so by writing us at the above address. We will take reasonable steps to accommodate your requests as they relate to our advertising practices. In some instances, honoring your requests may interfere with or preclude your ability to use the Service or may require us to terminate our relationship with you.

Effective Date: January 1st, 2006