Inspirely Privacy Policy

This policy was last updated November 4th, 2014

Inspirely ("us", "our", "we", "Inspirely") provides a platform for users ("you", "your", "Users", "Visitor") located at inspirely.com (the "Site") to discover and create content ("User Submitted Content"). This privacy policy sets out how Inspirely uses and protects personal and other information collected and disclosed as a consequence of your use of the Site, services, applications, and any software provided on or in connection with the Inspirely service (collectively, the "Service").

If you do not agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy in its entirety then you may not access or use the Inspirely Service.

Personal Information We Collect

We collect personally identifiable information only when you provide such information directly to us in connection with the Service. You are not required to disclose such information in order to use the Service, however certain features such as sign-in may not be available.

If you sign up for our email newsletter (from which you can unsubscribe at any time) then we will collect your email address.

We may now or in the future collect personal information about you from various third-parties including social media and other sites that you use to sign-in to the Service with, 'liking', 'following' or other social actions which create a connection between you and the Inspirely Service. The third party may pass information about you to Inspirely but only to the extent that you have given permission to such sites to share this information. Information collected from these sites may include, without limitation: email address, location, birthday, friends, interests, the user ID associated with your account, access token(s) required to connect you with that service. You should check the privacy settings on such third-party sites and services before authorizing any connection between them and the Inspirely Service.

We may now or in the future give Users the ability to create accounts - in signing up for an account we may collect personally identifiable information from you such as you full name, telephone number, birthdate, username, and email address, together with your activities on the site, such as, sharing, 'following', commenting and liking content. This information will be viewable and amendable via your User account on the Service.

We may retain the contents of any communication you send to us or through the Service including any information or content you upload or post to the Service ("User Submitted Content").

Use Of Personal Information

We may use the personally identifiable information collected to directly communicate with you via email. Such emails may include, without limitation, newsletters and promotional offers. You may opt-out of such email messages at any time - see the 'Opting Out' section of this Privacy Policy.

We may use your email address to send Service related emails and other emails which we believe are important to you e.g. password reset, email verification, changes/updates to the service, security and technical notices. You may not opt-out of Service related emails.

We may combine information we have collected about you with information from other sources such as, but not limited to, third party analytical information in order to improve our Service to you, and to manage our business.

We may use personally identifiable information in the task of User identification, fraud prevention, and internal research.

We may employ third party companies and consultants to perform certain functions on our behalf e.g. sending email, analyzing data. These agents shall have access to the minimum of Users' personal information sufficient to perform these functions and only for use in these functions.

The Service may contain links to third party sites where you may purchase items such as the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program. Inspirely may make commission from these sales and provide these third party with basic tracking information so that they may determine the origin of the User.

Sharing Of Your Personal Information

Inspirely does not share personal information with any third parties outside the group of companies that Inspirely is a part of without your consent, except as disclosed in this policy.

We may share User Submitted Content and your information with third-party Service Providers that assist us in providing the Service, but only to the extent that the information is necessary for that service.

You may elect to publish User Submitted Content containing personally identifiable information to a public area of our Service, subject to the control of privacy settings within your user profile. This information may be shown as a result of 'sharing' or 'liking' a post, or other social actions within the Service. Subject to the privacy settings in your user profile, any User Submitted Content that you make public will be searchable by other Users. If you revoke the publication of such information through changes to privacy settings in your user profile, then note that this information may still be viewable in whole or part on the Service for a period of hours/days due to caching. Additionally such information may still exist on the Service where other users have copied or re-posted the information.

In the case that Inspirely is sold, merged, bankrupt or is subject to similar corporate transactions, in its entirety or in part, then personally identifiable information such as User Submitted Content, user names, phone numbers, and email addresses may be transferred to the purchaser or counterparty to the transaction. The counterparty will continue to be bound by the commitments made in this Privacy Policy.

When required by law, Inspirely will co-operate with law enforcement officials and disclose personally identifiable information to such agencies as necessary. We may also share information in order to protect the security of the Service, or to otherwise protect ourselves against fraud or other illegal activities, and to prevent harm to property, our Users or others.

Non-Personal Information

Log Files

When using the Service, our servers automatically record certain information in log files, including but not limited to IP address, browser type, referring URLs, landing pages, pages viewed.

Analytics Data

We collect non-personally identifiable information, such as and not limited to: pages visited, screen resolution, device type, IP address, browser type. We may use this information together with your personal information to improve our Service, to personalize your experience on the Service, and in the aggregate to analyze usage of the service.

Cookies And Related Technologies

Upon visiting the Service, we may use Cookies, web beacons, pixels and local storage that uniquely identify your browser, and allow us to collect information about how you use the Service in order that we may personalize your experience. A Cookie is a small piece of data typically stored on your hard drive. The Cookie may improve your experience of the Service by enabling faster login, personalized navigation, personalized content and storing of your preferences. Cookies allow us to improve the Service for you by tracking feature and Site usage over time.

Persistent Cookies remain on your hard drive for an extended period of time and may be used by the Service on subsequent visits to the site. These Cookies may be removed from your web browser by following the instructions specific to your browser. Session Cookies are temporary and will be removed from your computer when you close the browser.

Browsers are generally set to accept Cookies by default, but you can change this behavior to refuse all or certain Cookies. To do this, follow the instructions provided with your browser. A User may still use the Service even in the case that the browser is set to reject our Cookie(s), however the experience of the Service may be impaired and some features may not function properly. We reserve the right to retain Cookie data indefinitely.

Behavioral Tracking

Inspirely uses pixels and other tracking technology in order to track the online usage patterns of Users on the site and after they have left the site. HTML emails sent to Users may include pixel tracking technology in order to monitor usage and allow us to improve the Service.

Device Identifiers

When you access the Service using a mobile device such as and without limitation, a tablet or mobile phone, we may access, collect, monitor and/or remotely store one or more device identifiers which are small data files that uniquely identify your mobile device. We may make use of a persistent device identifier stored on your device in order to help you login faster and personalize your experience of the Service. If the availability of device identifiers is impaired or disabled then some features of the Service may not function correctly.

Third-party Advertisers

Inspirely may allow third-party advertisers to serve advertisements on the service. We may share non-personal information with these advertisers in order to deliver advertisements that may be of interest to you. The advertisers use various tracking technologies such as but not limited to Cookies, web beacons, pixels and also receive your IP address when an advertisement is shown to you on the Service. Inspirely has no access to or control over the tracking technologies utilized by these third-parties. You should check the privacy policies or contact these third-parties ad servers and ad networks if you require further information. See section "Advertisers" in this Privacy Policy for further information.

How We Use Non-Personal Information

In addition to the specific uses described elsewhere in this Privacy Policy, we may use the non-personal information that we receive to: remember information provided by you so that you do not need to re-enter it every time you use the Service; provide personalized content and experience to you and others; to provide advertising or other forms of marketing to you; now or in the future to automatically update our software application(s) on your mobile device; monitor aggregate site usage patterns; diagnose and troubleshoot technology issues; in aggregate share anonymized data with third parties.

User Submitted Content

Inspirely may now or in the future allow you to post content on the service including, but not limited to photos, videos, stories and comments.

You retain ownership of all intellectual property rights for content submitted by you, to us. In submitting your content to the Service you grant Inspirely a royalty-free non-exclusive world-wide license to use your content, in whole or in part, or as a derivative work, for the duration of copyright, on any website or through any other medium and to permit others to do the same, without any obligation to notify, identify or compensate you or anyone else.

In submitting content to the Service, you warrant that Inspirely's use of the content does not and will not: breach the intellectual property rights including but not limited to trademark, copyright, and privacy of any third party; breach any Social Media Websites' terms of service; break any law, or be reasonably likely to cause loss or damage to Inspirely.

Security and Data Storage

We care about the security of Users' personal information and use appropriate and reasonable safeguards to preserve the integrity and security of all information collected through the Service. Access to your personal information is strictly limited, and we take reasonable precautions to ensure that your personal information is not accessible to the public. Please be advised however, Inspirely cannot ensure or warrant the absolute security of any information collected from Users', as no storage facility, software, technology or method of data transmission can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.

In the event that we learn of an information security breach leading to the compromise of any personal information under our control, we will take reasonable steps to investigate the issue. If appropriate, We will notify any applicable regulatory agencies and notify by email those Users whose information may have been compromised.

Inspirely cannot be held responsible for the security measures of any third party.

Your information collected through the service may be stored and processed in any country which Inspirely, its subsidiaries, service providers or affiliates maintain facilities. We may transfer information that we collect about you to third parties and affiliated entities across borders and outside your country or jurisdiction. Please note that your data may be transferred to a country and jurisdiction that has data protection laws which differ from your home jurisdiction, and that you consent to the transfer and use of your information in any country in which Inspirely, its subsidiaries, service providers or affiliates maintain facilities.

Opting Out / Unsubscribing

To opt-out of receiving email communication from Inspirely, you can use the unsubscribe link provided in the footer of the specific email message. Alternatively you may contact us at privacy@inspirely.com

Children's Privacy

Inspirely does not knowingly solicit or collect information from Visitors under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such Visitors to register as Users. Visitors under the age of 13 are not permitted to use and/or submit personal information to the Site. If you believe that we might have information regarding a child under the age 13, then please contact us at privacy@inspirely.com and we will endeavor to delete the information as soon as possible.

Third-Party Websites & Services

The Site may contain links to third-party websites or services. We have no control over the content or information contained therein, and are not responsible for the privacy practices of such. These third-party websites have their own rules and privacy policy and we have no liability relating to them.

You agree that Inspirely is not responsible for, nor has any control over third-parties that you authorize to access your User Content. If you are using a third party website or service and you grant them access to your User Content, then this is done at your own risk.

Advertisers

Third party vendors, including Google, may use Cookies, web beacons, and similar technologies to collect information related to your visits to Inspirely and/or other sites on the internet, and use that information to provide measurement services and/or serve targeted ads. Google's use of the DoubleClick Cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to you based on your visits to Inspirely and/or other sites on the Internet.

You may opt out of the use of the DoubleClick Cookie for interest-based advertising by visiting Ads Settings.

You may opt out of a third-party vendors use of Cookies for interest based advertising by visiting aboutads.info

You may opt out of behavioural advertising devlivered by member companies of the Network Advertising Initiative by using the "Consumer Opt-out" tool provided at this site NAI

We do not honor "Do Not Track" requests

Changes To Our Privacy Policy

Inspirely reserves the right to modify or update this policy from time to time by posting an updated version on this website, and so you should check this page periodically to ensure you are happy with any amendments. If such amendments materially affect the manner in which we use personal information, Inspirely will notify users by any reasonable means to obtain consent.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or this Service then please contact us at privacy@inspirely.com