IntroductionZestle is a new search engine that does not store any personal data of its users in our database or anywhere else. Our search results are currently powered by third party providers that may have different privacy policies from ours.
We respect the right of every user to privacy and we do our best to protect your personal information.
To demonstrate our commitment to your privacy, we have prepared this statement disclosing Zestle's privacy practices. This statement describes what personal identifying information is collected, how and when we might use your information, how we protect your information, who has access to your information, and how you, as our valued visitor can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
Information Collected By UsWe collect some information from and about our visitors in three ways: from our web server logs, by means of cookies, and directly from you.
Web server logs. When you visit our Zestle, we may track information to administer the site and analyze its usage. Examples of information we may track include your internet protocol address, what kind of browser or computer visitors use, the number of links you click within the site, the state and/or country from which you accessed the site, the date and time of your visit, the name of your internet services provider, the last page you viewed before visiting our site, and the pages you viewed on the site.
Furthermore, if your browser allows it, third party cookies may be used by Google and ClickBank for adverts placed in the pages of our website. The third-party advertising companies which serve ads when you visit our website may use information about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services that interest you. This information is neither controlled nor used by us and subject to the privacy policies of those third party companies concerned, but to the best of our knowledge this information does not include your name, address, telephone number or email address.
Specifically, if your browser allows it, where Google adverts placed in the pages of our website, Google will attempt to use one or more cookies called 'DoubleClick DART cookie' to serve ads based on your visit to our sites and to other sites on the Internet. You can find more information, and opt out of Google advertising cookies, at http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html.
Furthermore, where third party ads, and specifically Google adverts are placed in the pages of our website, a web beacon may be included. A web beacon is a small and unnoticable image served by the third party advertiser in order to collect information from your browser. To the best of our knowledge this information consists of the routine information usually provided by your browser when requesting a page or other internet resource, and does not include your name, address, email address, or telephone number.
Information from you. Visitors can register to obtain access to some parts of our web site. When you register, we will ask you for some personal information. Some of the information requested will be required for registration, and some may be optional. Also, we may ask you to disclose personal information to enable us to provide assistance and information to you.
Use Of And Access To InformationSecurity and confidentiality. We use technical security measures to prevent the loss, misuse and alteration of information under our control and information about our subscribers and their web site usage is maintained in a secure environment. Information about our subscribers and their web site usage is not shared with third parties for marketing purposes. We do not disclose any information about any subscriber's usage of our web site except in specific cases, and we do not share information with any unaffiliated third parties for marketing purposes unless you expressly give us permission to do so.
Identifiable information. We will share your personal data as required by law or by the order of any competent court or (semi-)governmental authority or in matters of public safety or policy. Under strict conditions of confidentiality we may share your personal data with agents and contractors who use it on our behalf or in connection with their relationship with us. We will also share your personal data as may be needed in connection with the enforcement of agreements.
Anonymous information. We may provide summary statistics about our interests and preferences of visitors of our web site, traffic patterns and related site information. These statistics do not include personally identifiable information.
Other Information Supplied By YouIn some parts of our web site (such as blogs, forums, message boards or news groups) you can submit or contribute information. Please remember that any information disclosed in these areas is public. You should exercise caution when disclosing personal information in these areas. Don't disclose information in these public forums that might be considered confidential.
Promotional MessagesYou will not receive any promotional messages from us unless you opted to allow us to do so. If you don't want to receive promotional materials from us, you can opt out at any time. Please use our contact page to send us a message clearly stating that you wish to opt out and stop receiving promotional messages.
Updates And CorrectionsIf you wish to update or correct your personal information, please use our contact page to send us a message clearly stating which changes you wish to make.