Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://www.dotcomfusion.com. This blog is run by the team at Digital Powerups LLC.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

The obvious stuff: We have email opt in forms where we collect email addresses and names. At times we may have contact forms that collect more personal information like addresses, credit card numbers, phone numbers and anything else you submit. This is information we use to run out business and keep in touch with you. You may at any time ask us to delete it and we will do so in a timely manner.

The not obvious stuff: We use Google analytics, google tag manager, the Facebook pixel and other pixels from Google. We do so to customize your experience and show you targeted advertising an the platforms you visit. None of this information should identify you personally but will give us useful information like how you got to our site and where you went immediately after you left.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

We will have many opt in forms that collect your information that you submit. This could include your name, email, mailing address, credit card number, various questions etc. If you submit it, we will get it.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

We use cookies for marketing purposes.

We also use cookies for affiliate marketing. If you click a link on our site you can assume that we are sending you to an offer where we will be compensated if you make a purchase.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

We use Google Analytics, and Google Tag Manager to track your activity on our site. This helps us improve the experience our users have so we can provide the best experience. It also allows us to track the performance of our website when it comes to how we get traffic and if that traffic generates revenue and leads for us.

We also use analytics like Hotjar which allows us to see randomized visuals of where people scroll to and where they click on the website. It also allows us to see recordings of users visiting out site.

Who we share your data with

We do not share your data with anyone unless required by law.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website, we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

basically let us know if you want to unsubscribe from our mailing list or if you want us to delete your data and we will do our best to do so in a timely manner.

How we protect your data

We make every effort to be as secure as possible. We use security software to secure our website as well as strong passwords.

We use third parties to store email addresses which have their own security measures in place.

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

We often promote offers as affiliates. Meaning we receive compensation if you purchase a product we recommend to you. We only recommend products and services we really believe in.

We may have content published on this website that is sponsored or we may have received an incentive for publishing content on our site that is promotional or advertorial in nature.