The Privacy Statement that follows describes the collection, use, and disclosure of information practices of SparkCliks.com (the “Site”), which is owned and operated by Probotronix (collectively “SparkCliks”, “we”, “us” or “our”). By accessing, using, or registering on the site, you accept and agree to this Privacy Statement. SparkCliks provides services related to search engine optimization.
You are not required to provide any personally identifiable information to visit the site. We automatically collect usage data (as described below) and may collect location data and other information in connection with your use of the Site. We collect personally identifiable information only when you provide it. You may be required to provide personally identifiable information to use certain services or to fulfill certain requests. In addition, you may submit personally identifiable information in other ways, including (a) subscribing to newsletters, editorial content, or promotional content sent via email (which have opt-out instructions if you wish to unsubscribe); (b) submitting content to the Site; and (c) in connection with other products, services, features, or requests made available through the Site. The types of personally identifiable information collected will depend on the nature of the submission or the features of the Site used, but could include your name, address, phone number, and/or email address.
The Site automatically collects information and may also customize your visit through technical means, including the following:
Personally identifiable information collected by us through your use of the Site may be stored on servers or in a cookie on your computer and may be used by us for any of the following purposes:
Usage Data is used by the Site for administrative, analytical, research, optimization, and other purposes. For example, the Site may use statistical analyses of Usage Data to measure interest in the various areas of the Site, for development purposes, and to inform advertisers and partners in aggregated and anonymous terms about users who click on their advertising or other messages. IP Addresses are also used for systems administration and troubleshooting purposes.
The Site may share personally identifiable information that you provide with third parties in the following cases:
Requests. The Site maintains relationships with third party providers for some of the products and services offered through the Site. If you request information or services through the Site, you agree that the Site may share personally identifiable information and Usage Data as may be necessary to provide such information to or perform such services for you. In some cases, the information that you provide through the Site may be collected directly by a third party or its designee (e.g., through forms hosted by such third party or on a page framed with the Site’s branding). Personally identifiable information also may be shared with the specific third parties that can respond to your requests in the form of reporting and other follow-up communications. The subsequent use or disclosure of any information collected by or provided to third parties is subject to their privacy policies and practices.
Direct Marketing. Except as provided herein, it is the Site’s policy not to disclose personally identifiable information of our customers to third parties specifically for the third parties direct marketing purposes. If you are 18 years of age or older and have affirmatively agreed to receive third-party direct marketing materials, the Site may share your personally identifiable information with third parties for direct marketing purposes. Although the Site will endeavor to notify all third-party direct marketers that the information provided to them is confidential, the subsequent use or disclosure of the information is subject to those third parties privacy policies and practices.
Service Providers. The Site may work with third parties that provide services on its behalf. Examples include search engine clicking and other services. For example, the Site may ask that a third party conduct an online survey or sweepstakes or send newsletters or advertising on its behalf. In such cases, the Site requires that the third party maintain your personally identifiable information as confidential and use the information only to perform the services specified by the Site and not for their own promotional purposes.
Please note that the messages that the Site sends to you to confirm, fulfill, or follow up on a request may incidentally include promotional material or other content from the Site or its partners. In the case of these messages, the Site is not sharing your personally identifiable information with those third parties. The Site reserves the right to share Usage Data with any third party for any reason.
SparkCliks clients and their personal information are considered to be SparkCliks greatest asset, and thus their privacy is treated with the utmost regard and respect. SparkCliks takes every reasonable precaution to secure personal information within both its computers and its physical premises.
We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on our website, please contact us.
SparkCliks utilizes email as a vital and primary communication channel with registered users and customers. As a registered user/customer, you hereby acknowledge and grant SparkCliks the permission to communicate with you via email (as well as other communication channels such as phone and fax) for any purpose SparkCliks determines to be relevant, including, but not limited to, system messages, product updates, service announcements, and other marketing messages. SparkCliks will use its best efforts to honor customers’ requests to opt-out of marketing messages, but under no circumstances will SparkCliks have any liability for sending any email to its registered users/customers.
Users who do not wish to receive marketing emails, including SparkCliks promotional Emails are requested to contact SparkCliks Support or select the opt-out option that is available on all email correspondence. We also send our user’s site and service announcement updates. Members are not able to unsubscribe from service announcements, which contain important information about service notices and responsibilities. SparkCliks occasionally communicates with its users via email and phone to provide information about requested services and regarding issues related to their accounts. It is important to note that this communication is not used for marketing or promotional purposes. Requesting the deletion of certain types of user information may prevent users from accessing some website features.
You may correct or update your personal information by going to the area of the site where you submitted the information, and following the instructions to view, change, or delete the information.
SparkCliks may provide notifications, whether such notifications are required by law or are for marketing or other business-related purposes, to you via email notice, written or hard copy notice (including via fax), or through the posting of such notice on our website, as determined by SparkCliks in our sole discretion. SparkCliks reserves the right to determine the form and means of providing notifications to our users, provided that you may opt out of certain means of notification as described herein. SparkCliks is not responsible for any automatic filtering you or your network provider may apply to email notifications we send to the email address you provide us.
The Site believes that it is especially important to protect children’s privacy online. The Site does not knowingly collect or use any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13, and the Site does not knowingly provide any personally identifiable information, regardless of its source, to any third party for any purpose whatsoever from visitors younger than 13 years old. No information should be submitted to or posted on the Site by visitors younger than 13 years old.
The SparkCliks add-on allows users to complete click orders through the SparkCliks platform and get paid for this service.
When you use the SparkCliks add-on, the data that we collect, post to our servers, and process includes: