Privacy Policy/GDPR

This is the privacy policy for the ArtisanDirectory.ie website (“Website”)

ArtisanDirectory.ie is strongly committed to protecting your privacy while interacting with our content, products, and services.

Our goal is to provide you and your family with media experiences that inform, entertain and educate. Sometimes this means that we use information that you provide to us about yourself to customise that experience. We do this to improve your enjoyment of our products and services. In providing our services to you, ArtisanDirectory.ie will be transparent about how and why we collect and use your information. In some cases, if you do not want us to collect or use your information in a particular way, then we will give you the opportunity to say so.

What information we collect

We may collect information through the registration process, and when you submit a listing to the directory. It may include, but is not limited to, the following fields of information :

(a) name;
(b) email address;
(c) telephone number;
(d) business/mailing address:

For business related inquiries, the information should also include the name of your organisation.

We may in addition ask for information for statistical purposes. Your answering such information requests is voluntary. Information requested may include gender, income level and profession.

What we use the information for

We use this information to contact you if you wish to post comments or send in letters by email, or if you wish to make an enquiry on our services. We may use the information to improve our services to you or targeted advertising on the Website.

 

Age restrictions and Children’s Privacy Statement

This Website is meant for adults. If you are a child aged thirteen and below, you are advised not to use this Website.

This Website is not directed to children under the age of 13 and we do NOT knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen as part of the Website. We attempt to screen users who wish to provide personal information in order to prevent users under the age of 13 from providing such information. If we become aware that we have inadvertently received personally identifiable information from a user under the age of thirteen as part of the Website, we will delete such information from our records, and also will NOT knowingly distribute such information to third parties.

We do NOT knowingly allow children under the age of 13 to publicly post or otherwise distribute personally identifiable contact information through the Website. If a parent or guardian informs us a particular set of user information is of that of a child under the age of 13, we will do our best to delete it.

Who we share data with

We will not share your information with third parties that enables you to be identified without your prior agreement. We require that third parties who manage our website and who therefore have access to information collected on the site agree not to share the information with any other parties without your permission. Where required by law, we may share information with the government in jurisdictions in which we operate.

Use of cookies

We, or third parties we work with, including Google, may use cookies (small data files sent to your browser) on the Website to generate information on usage of the site like number of page views and number of unique visitors or to track user behaviour or to serve ads on the Website based on your visit to our site and/or other sites on the internet.

We may also use cookies to track user preferences in terms of how the site is displayed to each user. Our cookie policy can be found here.

By using the site you are agreeing to the use of cookies as described. Users may opt out of the use of the DoubleClick cookie used by Google for interest-based advertising by visiting the ads preference manager.

IP Addresses

The Website logs Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, or the location of your computer on the internet, for systems administration and troubleshooting purposes. We use this information on an aggregate fashion to track access to our Website.

We automatically log certain usage information about your use of the Website. This information includes a reading history of the pages you view.

Data Retention

We retain your information for as long as necessary to permit us to use it for the purposes that we have communicated to you and comply with applicable law or regulations.

Legal Information

Please note that we reserve the rights to access and disclose personal data to comply with applicable laws and lawful government requests to operate our Website properly and to protect both ourselves and our readers.

Changing Your Information

If you have registered and would like to make changes to your information, or if you have any questions or concerns about this privacy notice, please contact us by writing to admin [AT] artisandirectory [DOT] ie

Changes to this policy

We reserve the right to change this policy at any time. Please check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of changes to this policy will mean you accept those changes.

For all privacy concerns you can contact us by email at:  email Admin@ArtisanDirectory.ie or by post to the address below.

ArtisanDirectory.ie is a Bog House Media website.

Bog House Media
Registered in Ireland No: 559730

Registered Address/Mailing Address:

Bog House Media

Gorteen
Daingean
County Offaly
IRELAND
R35WF24

Hello@BogHouseMedia.com

Additional info and Terms:

Privacy Policy

Data collected on the basis of consent

Upon your request and expression of consent, we collect the following data for the purpose of providing services to you. Your data is not used for any other purposes or shared with third parties. It is removed upon your withdrawal of consent or your request to terminate theses services.

Comments

Name, email address, content of the comment: this data is collected when you leave a comment and displayed on the Website.

If you leave a comment on the Website, your name and email address will also be saved in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will be saved on your computer until you delete them.

IP and browser user agent string: this data is collected when you leave a comment.

Retention period: the aforementioned data is retained indefinitely so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

Data collected on the basis of legitimate interest

Based on our legitimate interests, we collect the following data for the purpose of running this website. Your data is not used for any other purposes or shared with third parties. It is removed upon your request.

Statistics

The website uses a minimal build of Google Analytics, a service which transmits website traffic data to Google servers in the United States and allows us to notice trends to improve the user experience on our website. This minimal build processes personal data such as: the unique User ID set by Google Analytics, the date and time, the title of the page being viewed, the URL of the page being viewed, the URL of the page that was viewed prior to the current page, the screen resolution, the time in local timezone, the files that were clicked on and downloaded, the links clicked on to an outside domain, the type of device, and the country, region, and city.

You may opt out of this tracking at any time by activating the “Do Not Track” setting in your browser.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on the Website may include embedded content (e.g. videos, charts, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor had visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Your rights pertaining your data

If you have left comments on the Website, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we rectify or erase any personal data we hold about you. Please send your request to admin@artisandirectory.ie

• The right to withdraw consent
• The right of access
• The right to erasure
• The right to rectification
• The right to data portability
• The right to object
• Notification of data breaches
• The right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority