Like most website operators, the Hudson Valley Writers Guild collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. The Hudson Valley Writers Guild’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how the Hudson Valley Writers Guilds visitors use its website. From time to time, the Hudson Valley Writers Guild may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
The Hudson Valley Writers Guild also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged-in users and for users leaving comments on https://hvwg.org blog posts. The Hudson Valley Writers Guild only discloses logged-in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to the Hudson Valley Writers Guild’s websites choose to interact with the Hudson Valley Writers Guild in ways that require the Hudson Valley Writers Guild to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that the Hudson Valley Writers Guild gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a newsletter at https://hvwg.org to provide a username and email address. We do not sell or share your information with third-parties.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Links To External Sites
The Hudson Valley Writers Guild may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. The Hudson Valley Writers Guild may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, the Hudson Valley Writers Guild does not disclose your personally-identifying information.