What follows is a comprehensive report on the way GameofToilets collects data from its users. The following lines will also reveal the protection measures this website adopted for the sake of its visitors. There will also be a section for the employed strategies with the goal to improve our visitors’ browsing experience.
Types of Information This Website Collects
GameofToilets.com handles various personal and non-personal data which is a work that starts once an online user becomes a visitor of this website. Non-personal data consists of information coming from cookies. As for personal data, this website cannot collect them without users’ explicit consent. Every time visitors encounter our request for them to introduce their personal details, they are informed that this website will keep a record of them.
Non-personal information helps this website determine its users’ browsing behaviors. Through its nature, non-personal data cannot help entities identify or track users.
Non-personal data consists of:
- Users’ IP address together with other details regarding their Internet Service Provider (ISP);
- Web pages and sites users visit before and after their stay on our website;
- Users’ browsing patterns they initiated on our website and other pages logged on their internet history;
- Other browser-related details.
This website cannot record personal data without the explicit consent of its owners. For transparency concerns, users receive notifications before entering their personal details anywhere on our website. This message informs them that the information they are about to offer will feature in the website’s records even after they leave the website. This notification is followed by a request to give their consent to allow the website to collect personal data.
We collect sensitive data only under certain circumstances to allow us to find the identity of the users. These cases concern contact information to enable us to reply to our readers and registering credentials to prove that the requests for opening an account come from physical individuals. Types of personal data we may collect:
- First and last name;
- Physical address;
- Email address;
- Phone number;
- Social media activities.
- Gender and geolocation.
The primary purpose these data records have is to create statistics. In their turn, these reports help us improve our website based on users’ activities and interests.
GameofToilets.com states that it will never gather personal data with the intention to get financial benefits off them. Moreover, it will never share these records with third parties for financial gains.
How This Website Uses Personal Information
All information records serve statistical purposes. These reports show us what users are interested in so that we can adapt our content to them. As a result, our website becomes user-friendly.
Third parties might have access to our collection of data. However, they have no approval to use these assets for financial gains. We collaborate only with partners that offer us various services for SEO, web hosting, and marketing. In their turn, these entities rely on a few employees to deliver results. However, these professionals are completely restricted from using the information they intercept on our website outside their companies.
Laws, regulations, warrants, or court orders have the right to force us to send sensitive data to higher authorities under certain situations.
The following list reveals all the ways through which GameofToilets registers data be it of personal or non-personal nature.
Cookies are common online tools that run in the background as code strings. Their sole purpose is to collect data mostly regarding browsing patterns as well as other online behaviors. Their use for our website is purely as a source for our statistics.
Cookies cannot collect data that helps identify or track users.
2. Log Files
Every time users click on the pages of our website, the log files record it. These tools can also count the seconds visitors stay on our pages. Moreover, they can name the pages that do not belong to our website that led users here. Just like cookies, log files don’t collect those types of details based on which entities can figure out identities and physical locations.
Log Files cannot collect data that helps identify or track users.
3. Register Requests (Sign Ups)
In exchange for creating an account with us, this website will ask users for accurate personal information. This way, we can verify that the request comes from a real individual. However, we need the explicit consent from users to register these details. The goal of register requests is to open a line of communication between our team and visitors.
Personal data coming from users will always remain confidential.
Protecting the Information
GameofToilets resorts to a 3-step professional security system to preserve the safety and security of the data coming from users. These 3 stages concern electronic protection, managerial protection, and physical protection.