We have created this privacy statement to demonstrate our firm and continuing commitment to the privacy of those visiting and interacting with this web site. We hold the privacy of your personal information in the highest regard. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website.
We recognize the importance of protecting your privacy. Our policy helps you in understanding how we collect, use and safeguard the information you provide to us. We want to assist you in making informed decisions when using our site.
Affiliate Disclosure & Sponsorship Ads:
PortablePergola.com supports itself through third-party sponsorship ads and affiliate program partnerships. This means that when you click on links to websites mentioned on our website, they may or may not result in a commission to this site.
On this site, we write about and include only information on portable pergolas, gazebos and shade canopies that we think is useful and worthwhile. This applies whether it be commissionable or not. PortablePergola.com does not sell any products directly.
As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases. In addition, this site is not affiliated with the products and services shown as third party ads (i.e Google Adsense) on our web pages.
What Information Do We Collect?
When you visit this web site you may provide us with two types of information. These include personal information you choose to disclose and Web site use data known as cookies.
1. Personal Information You Choose to Provide:
If you choose to correspond with us through email, we may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses. We provide the same protections for these electronic communications that we employ in the maintenance of information received by mail and telephone.
2. Web Site Use Information
Similar to other commercial Web sites, our Web site utilizes a standard technology called “cookies” (see explanation below, “What Are Cookies?”) and web server log files to collect information about how our Web site is used. Information may include the date and time of visits, pages viewed and time spent on site.
How Do We Use the Information That You Provide to Us?
We use personal information for our business activities, providing the products and services you requested. We also use it to improve our content and service offerings. These uses improve our site and better tailor it to meet your needs.
Furthermore, such information may be shared with others on an aggregate basis. We do not share personally identifiable information or business information with parties except as required by law.
What Are Cookies?
A cookie is a very small text document. It often includes an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a Web site, that site’s computer asks your computer for permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically designated for cookies. Each Web site can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser’s preferences allow it. However, (to protect your privacy) your browser only permits a Web site to access its own cookies.
Your computer uses IP addresses every time you are connected to the Internet. Computers in the network use your IP address number to identify your computer. Web servers collect IP addresses automatically as part of demographic and profile data known as traffic data.
Sharing and Selling Information
We do not share, sell, lend or lease any of the information that uniquely identifies a subscriber.
What About Other Web Sites Linked to Our Web Site?
We are not responsible for the information or practices employed by Web sites linked to or from our Web site. Often links to other Web sites point to useful information our Web site users.