What personal information does Metroflog collect?
During registration, the only personal information that Metroflog currently requests is your email address and your location (Country and State).
Every time you visit a page on the Internet, your web browser sends specific information to the web site you are visiting. Metroflog's server automatically registers, collects and stores this information from your web browser, including your IP address, specific type of browser software, Metroflog-related cookies (see below), and the pages you visit at Metroflog.
Third Party Advertisement
Some of the advertisements and other services that appear on Metroflog are delivered to you by Internet advertising companies. These companies utilize certain technologies including cookies to deliver targeted advertisements and marketing messages and to collect anonymous information about your visit to Metroflog and other web sites. If you would like more information about this practice or to opt out of having this information used by companies that are part of the Network Advertising Initiative, please visit www.networkadvertising.org
Who else collects my personal information?
Any personal information that you volunteer on Metroflog.com (any URL that starts with http://www.metroflog.com) is collected by Metroflog alone, unless specifically noted otherwise.
How does Metroflog use my personal information?
Metroflog uses your email address only to confirm your account and contact you in case there is a problem with your account. Upon your request, Metroflog may forward additional information to your email address including, but not limited to, weekly statistics, messages from visitors to your Metroflog Site or additional information about the Company.
To continue providing Metroflog's products and services free-of-charge, Metroflog may display advertisements or other promotional information. Any additional personal information that you volunteer will help Metroflog customize the advertisements it displays to match your interests.
Metroflog does not share any personally identifiable information with advertisers. Metroflog may share general demographic information with advertisers and business partners (such as aggregated statistics about member's interests and occupations). But Metroflog never gives advertisers access to your individual personal account information.
Metroflog keeps your personal information only for as long as reasonably necessary for the purposes for which it was collected or to comply with any applicable legal reporting or document retention requirements. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the security of your personal information, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org (All emails that have nothing to do with the security of your personal data will not be answered. For any other issues please go to www.metroflog.com/contactus.php (with issues regarding the security of your personal data will not be answered).
Invitations and Other Communications to Non-members
Metroflog members can invite friends to join the service and visit their sites by sending invitation emails via our automated invitation system. Metroflog stores the requested email addresses that members provide so that the respondents may be added to the friend's list of the member sending the invitations, and also to send reminders of the invitations. Metroflog.com does not sell these email addresses or use them to send any other communication besides invitations or invitation reminders. Recipients of invitations from Metroflog.com may contact Metroflog.com to request the removal of their information from our database.
MetroFLOG is intended for people who are at least 13 years old. Children under 13 are not permitted to join MetroFLOG or participate in the MetroFLOG Community. For more information about our Terms and Conditions please click here.
What can I do to protect my Metroflog account?
Be careful to keep your Metroflog username and password secret! Anyone who knows your username and password can log onto your Metroflog account.
If you are using a shared computer to access your Metroflog account, remember to log out of Metroflog before you leave that computer. If you forget to log out, the next person who uses that shared computer may have access to your Metroflog account.
To minimize the risk of other people accessing your private Metroflog account, we suggest that you log out of Metroflog before you leave any computer that you use, even a personal one.
What does Metroflog do to protect my private and personal information?
Metroflog.com has built a secure infrastructure to safeguard your private information. We will continue doing everything we can to maintain and improve the security of our network. After all, every Metroflog employee is also an active Metroflog member. We all understand the importance of maintaining a secure system for our private and personal information.
Is there anything else I should know about privacy issues?
We will do everything in our power to maintain your privacy and online security. Strong privacy and security, however, requires effort from both Metroflog.com and its members. Please be sure to follow the advice listed above for protecting your Metroflog account. The best way to protect your privacy is to protect your password; change your password often, and keep it secret, even from Metroflog.com employees.
Metroflog.com employees will never ask you for your password.
Changes in Policy
This Policy is effective as of September 1st, 2011.
If you have any questions or suggestions regarding this Policy, please contact us by email at email@example.com.