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What Information does Hop-seo.net collect about me?
Whenever a client interacts with our Software, App, Site, and/or Services, we may collect a single Information or in combination with other data, could be used to identify you ("Personal Data"). There will also be some Information that we collect that is kept in a way that cannot be linked back to you ("Non-Personal Data").
Data you provide us whenever you create an account
When you register to use Hop-seo.net services, you willingly share with us certain Personal Data, including the following:
Your email address, username, contact, and language preferences. When logging into Hop-seo.net with a social networking credential, such as with your Google+ or Facebook account, we will ask for your consent to access basic information from that account, such as your email address and name. If you want to stop sharing that information with us, you may do so at any time by removing Hop-seo.net access to that account.
What other Information we collect from you?
Hop-seo.net collect this Information as you use the Site, Software, App, and/or Services:
User Content: This includes all text, documents, or other content or information uploaded, entered, or otherwise transferred by you as part of your use of our Services and/or Software.
What information is automatically collected?
There is certain information about the devices you use to connect with Hop-seo.net and your use of the Site, Software, App, and/or Services are automatically registered in our systems, including the following:
Your location: This is the geographic area or place where you use your devices such as your computer, cellphone or tablet (as specified by an Internet Protocol [IP] address or similar identifier) when interacting with our Site, Software, App, and/or Services.
Your log data or information: Same like other websites, our servers automatically gather data when you access or use our Site, Software, App, and/or Services and store it in log files. This log data may include your IP address, browser type and settings, browser configuration, the date and time of use, cookie data, and language preferences.
Your usage information: This is information about the Hop-seo.net Site, Software, App, and/or Services you use and how you use them. We may also attain data from our third-party affiliates and service providers to examine how consumers use our Site, Software, App, and/or Services. For example, we will have an idea on the number of users who are accessing a specific page on the site and at which links they normally clicked on. We will use this collected data to better understand and to help in optimizing the site.
Your device information: These are data gathered from your computer or mobile device which include the type of hardware and software you are using (such as your operating system and browser type), and also unique device identifiers for devices that are using the Hop-seo.net.
When does Hop-seo.net collect information?
We collect information from you when you fill out a form, subscribe to a newsletter, place an order, use live chat, open a support ticket, and/or enter any information on our site.
How does Hop-seo.net use my Information?
We at Hop-seo.net process, use, and record your Information as necessary to be able to carry out our contract with you and for our legitimate business interests, including the following:
Does Hop-seo.net analyze User Content?
We guarantee that Hop-seo.net employees do not monitor all User Content that are stored in or transmitted through our Site, Software, App, and/or Services, but it may be viewed if we found out that the Terms of Service have been violated and an authorization is required, if we find it necessary to do so answer your requests for user support, if we otherwise decide that there is a need to review it as defined in the Terms of Service, or to enhance our algorithms as stated in the User Content section of our Terms of Service. Lastly, your Information may be viewed where there is a need to protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Hop-seo.net and its users, or to conform with our legal obligations, such as responding to any legal processed like warrants and court orders.
Right to use Data and Disclosure
Does Hop-seo.net ever share my Information?
Hop-seo.net only disclose Personal Data to third parties when:
Does Hop-seo.net get profit for my Personal Data by selling them?
No, Hop-seo.net does not sell or rent your Personal Data.
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Cookies that we use:
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This cookie is set by Google and stored under the name dounleclick.com. This cookie is used to track how many times users see a particular advert which helps in measuring the success of the campaign and calculate the revenue generated by the campaign. These cookies can only be read from the domain that it is set on so it will not track any data while browsing through another sites.
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This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages visited in an anonymous form.
This cookie is native to PHP applications. The cookie is used to store and identify a users' unique session ID for the purpose of managing user session on the website. The cookie is a session cookie and is deleted when all the browser windows are closed.
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. These cookies ensure basic functionalities and security features of the website, anonymously.
Analytical cookies are used to understand how visitors interact with the website. These cookies help provide information on metrics the number of visitors, bounce rate, traffic source, etc.
Advertisement cookies are used to provide visitors with relevant ads and marketing campaigns. These cookies track visitors across websites and collect information to provide customized ads.
We use various domains to set cookies used in our advertising products, including the following domains and some country-specific versions of these domains (such as google.com):
Using the Google Ad Settings page, you can set preferences for how Google advertises to you. Alternatively, you can opt out through the Network Advertising Initiative Opt-Out page or through the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser add on.
For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) educational page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work.
You can opt out of targeted advertising by:
Additionally, you can opt out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal at: http://optout.aboutads.info/.
How to delete, modify or disable cookies
You can delete cookies or disable their use by following your browser instructions:
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How do plugins and third-party apps work?
Some third-party applications and services that partners with us may ask for consent to access your Information. Such applications will provide you with notice and request your permission in order to obtain access or information. It would be best to consider your selection of such applications and services, and your permissions, carefully.
Some third parties' plugins or embedded content our Site, App, and/or Software, such as Facebook "Like" buttons, may allow their administrators to know that you have visited the Site, and they may use this information with other data they have gathered about your visits to other websites or services on the internet that can identify you.
The data collected by third parties through these plugins and applications is subject to each parties' own policies. We strongly encourage you to read those policies carefully and understand how other entities use your data.
Will Hop-seo.net send me email notifications?
There will be times when we may send you information about special offers, software updates, and other product announcements. We also may want to send you with information about products and services from our business affiliates. But you may disable such communications at any time by clicking the "unsubscribe" button that can be found within Hop-seo.net emails and also by changing your contact preferences. All Hop-seo.net account holders will still receive email notifications that are related to our Services, even if you opt to unsubscribe from these emails.
For users coming from EEA:
We will only deliver promotional communications to users located in the EEA with your prior consent. Kindly see the section "For EEA users" below for more details.
Will Hop-seo.net ever make any of my Personal Data or User Content public?
No, we do not share Personal Data or User Content with the exception of the limited circumstances as stated in the "Does Hop-seo.net share my Information?" section of the Policy.
How does Hop-seo.net handle Do Not Track signals?
We honor Do Not Track signals and do not track, use advertising, or plant cookies when DNT browser mechanism is in place.
Hop-seo.net also does not allow third-party behavioral tracking.
For users coming from EEA:
We will only deliver promotional communications to users located in the EEA with your prior consent. Kindly see the section "For EEA users" below for more details.
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
Does Hop-seo.net get information from children?
The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act put parents in control. Hop-seo.net does not knowingly get personal information from children under the age of 14. In the event that it has come to our knowledge that we have acquired personal information from a child that is younger than 14 years of age, we will take necessary measures to take out that information from our systems. If you are under the age of 14, please do not provide any personal information through the Site, Service, App, and/or Software. We also encourage parents and their legal guardians to closely monitor their children's Internet usage. Another way to enforce this Policy is by informing their children to never provide any personal information through the Site, Service, App, and/or Software without their permission.
Data transfer, storage, retention, and deletion
Where is my Information stored when shared with Hop-seo.net?
All information shared to Hop-seo.net will be transferred to, processed, and stored in the United States. Whenever you use our Software on any of your device, User Content you save will be kept locally on that specific device and then synced with our servers. But, if you post or transfer any Information to or through our Site, App, Software, and/or Services, that means you are giving consent to such Information, including Personal Data and User Content, being hosted and accessed in the United States.
How safe is my Information?
Hop-seo.net is dedicated to protecting the security of your Information and takes necessary precautions to protect it. However, know that Internet data transmissions, whether it is wired or wireless, cannot be guaranteed to be 100% safe and as a result, we cannot ensure the security of Information you transmit to us, including Personal Data and User Content; therefore, you acknowledge that you do so at your own risk.
We at Hop-seo.net use industry-standard encryption to safeguard your data in transit. This is commonly referred to as secure socket layer ("SSL") technology or also known as transport layer security ("TLS").
By the time we receive your data, we keep it on our servers using a combination of physical, technical, and logical security measures. The security of the data stored locally in any of our Software installed on your device requires that you make use of the safety features of your device. It is highly recommended that you take the necessary steps to secure all devices that you use in connection with our Site, Software, App, and Services.
If Hop-seo.net learns of a security system breach, we may send you a notification to provide information on protective steps, through the email address that you have provided to us. We may also post a notice on the Site to inform our users.
How can I erase my Personal Data from Hop-seo.net?
You can delete your Personal Data from Hop-seo.net any time you like by simply emailing us at support -@- hop-seo.net. Please note that, for security reasons, premium users will first be asked to cancel their subscriptions before they can cancel or delete their account with Hop-seo.net.
How long is my Personal Data stored in the Hop-seo.net system?
You can delete all your Personal Data from Hop-seo.net at any time by cancelling your account as described above. However, we may store some of your Personal Data for as long as necessary for our legitimate business interests, including fraud prevention and detection, and to meet our legal obligations including tax, auditing, and legal reporting.
What would happen if Hop-seo.net closes my account?
In the event that Hop-seo.net closes your account due to your violation of the Terms of Service, then you may contact us if you want to request deletion of your data. Our administrators will review such requests, pursuant to our legal obligations.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
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According to CalOPPA, we agree to the following:
Fair Information Practices
The Fair Information Practices Principles is the backbone of the privacy law in the United States. It also plays a significant role in developing data protection laws across the globe. It is, therefore, essential to understand the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented in compliance with the various privacy laws to protect personal information.
In agreement with the Fair Information Practices, following responsive actions will be taken, should a data breach instance occur:
We will notify you via email:
We will notify the users via in-site notification
We also agree to the Individual Redress Principle according to which individuals have the right to legally pursue enforceable rights against those who collect and process data and fail to adhere to the law. As per this principal individual not only have enforceable rights against data users but also that they have recourse to courts or legal agencies to investigate and/or prosecute by data processors.
For EEA users
Hop-seo.net uses, processes, and records Personal Data, including those listed in the "What Information does Hop-seo.net collect about me?" section, as necessary to carry out our obligations, and based on our legitimate business interests in order to provide high quality service to our clients. We need your permission to process Personal Data to send email notifications and to place cookies on your devices. In some cases, Hop-seo.net may process Personal Data in accordance to legal obligation or to protect your interests or those of another person.
What are my rights as a user, and how can I use them?
People located in the European Economic Area (EEA) have certain rights in when it comes to their personal information which includes the right to access, correct, or delete Personal Data that we process through your use of the Site, Software, App, and/or Services. If you're a user who is located in the EEA, you can:
Request a Personal Data report by submitting a support ticket.
This report will contain the Personal Data we have about you, delivered to you in a structured, commonly used, and portable format. You need to be signed into your Hop-seo.net account. Please note that Hop-seo.net may request for additional information from you for verification purposes before we disclose any information.
You can have your Personal Data changed or deleted.
You have the option to change your Personal Data like your name and email address, as well as language preference, just go to your account settings. If in case you registered for Hop-seo.net using Google or Facebook, or if you encountered any issues updating this information, please submit a support ticket or get in touch with us. You can delete your Personal Data from Hop-seo.net by cancelling your account with us.
You can change your personal information:
Object to us processing your Personal Data.
You can make a request if you want us to stop using your Personal Data, including when we use your Personal Data or to send you email notifications. We only send business or promotional communications to users located in the EEA with your prior consent, and you may pull out your consent at any time by clicking the "unsubscribe" button that can be found within Hop-seo.net emails and also by changing your contact preferences. Please note that you will still continue to receive transactional messages about our Services, even if you unsubscribe from promotional emails.
Send complain to an authority.
If you are located in the EEA region and think that we haven't conformed to data protection laws, then you have a right to bring a complaint to your local supervisory authority. If you have other queries or do not have a Hop-seo.net account, you may contact us by submitting a support ticket.
User Content Uploaded on HOP-SEO-Tools
We do not store or share with any third party, the content uploaded by our users. Once it is processed and the user has the output, the user content is removed from our system. We do not claim any ownership right over users’ content.
User Content to Check Plagiarism
Image Content Uploaded by User
As Hop-seo.net continue to improve our services, we may need to update this Policy in accordance to changes in our Site, Software, App, and Services, our business, and laws relevant to us and you. We will, however, always keep our commitment to respect and protect your privacy. We will immediately notify you should there be any changes that may impact your rights under this Policy via email or post any other modifications to this Policy, along with their effective date, in the most easy-to-find area of the Site. We highly recommend that you check back here from time to time to stay informed of any changes. Please note that your continued use of Hop-seo.net after any revision means that you agree with the changes, and consent to be bound by, the new Policy. If you don't agree with any of the changes in this Policy and do not wish your information to be subject to it, then you will need to delete your account with Hop-seo.net.
Third Party Services
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Contently GDPR Privacy Notice
The people who are living in the European Union (EU), Norway, United Kingdom, or Iceland, they may enjoy additional rights under the EU General Data Protection Regulation regarding your personal data, as mentioned below.
In this GDPR Privacy Notice, the terms “Personal Data” and “Processing” are used, as they have explained in the GDPR. But, “Personal Data” usually includes information that can be utilized to find out a person. And the term “Processing” is mostly defined as the actions that are taken regarding data, like collecting the data, storing, or disclose it.
hop-seo.net will manage your personal data that is being used in various services. Additionally, we may also use the personal data of our users or employees that is linked with the processing and delivery of services to such users. The users are the manger, and we are the executor of personal data in such cases.
If you are keen to find out more about your data rights and execution methods where we are the manager, please send us your query at support -@- hop-seo.net. Or, if you want to know more about the personal data and the execution methods where we are only the executor, please contact the manager party instantaneously.
If you have any queries related to this notice, or you think you are relevant to this content, please contact us at support -@- hop-seo.net.
How we use Personal Data:
We will only use your personal data if we have legal authorization to do so. The legal authority for using data includes accord, determined need, and our “legitimate interests,” which is explained below. In a few instances, we also use the personal data that you have a grant to us at the time you made an agreement with us to use this personal data for processing.
When we use Personal Data on the basis of your acknowledgment, it will be clearly specified to you at the time of collection. We may also require to process persona data for various times to comply with legal responsibility, especially if it is necessary to protect the interests of yours or others or for a task that is being performed in the public interest.
What Personal Data do we collect, and how we use it?
We only gather personal data from you when you give it to us directly yourself, or when a third party like our collaborators provide us with your personal data, or when we get it automatically through the services you are using.
Data we gather from you straightforwardly:
We collect your personal data straightforwardly from you when you deliver us with such personal information, including the following:
The main reason behind gathering all this information which is predefined from you is that we will use it in providing you the best services as per our terms of service. For instance, we may not open your account if you will not provide us with your full name. You may not enjoy some features or an entire service if you fail to provide us with accurate personal data due to contractual needs.
The personal data can be collected from you indirectly; for instance, if you share your comment, posts, or some writing that includes your name in any providing service, we can collect it as personal data.
If you choose to disclose any personal information in any such content at a public forum, then we don’t have any control over it.
We process your content, including your personal data as per the law, and the permissions you have given to us that enable us to improve our services.
We may also get assistance from your personal data in improving and personalizing our services on the basis of our legitimate interest in such a way that provides an advantage to our users.
We use your personal data to:
In some cases, third parties also provide us with your personal data. The personal data offered by the third party may consist of various things.
If you try to log-in to our service through any third party like Facebook Connect, etc., or you share the content from our platform to any third party, then the third party will send us specific personal data of yours, that most probably include your name, profile picture URL, if the third party has setting to share such data. The main reason behind collecting this personal data is to create and manage your account, especially to sync your progress when you connect with Facebook through our product.
However, the collection of personal data from the third party is majorly based on the setting and policies of third-party service. This collection will enable us to improve the user experience while using our service, which will be beneficial for our business interests.
Data we collect from advertising partners
We may also gather your personal information from our advertising partners, such as LinkedIn, who help us in promoting and marketing our products, services, applications, and how a company or a person can connect with us. We use this approach in the interest of our business and marketing our service directly to a maximum audience.
Data we collect when you use our product:
The following information we collect from you when you use our service automatically.
We acquire your Personal Data on the basis of the following business interests of our site:
Essential Cookies. These cookies are essential for giving you the services or some specific features that you may have asked for. Disabling these cookies will result in making a few features or services unavailable for use.
Functionality Cookies. These cookies are responsible for maintaining the record of your applied settings related to our services, record the preferences of yours over time, and also remembering you when you come back to our services. These cookies are also helpful in personalizing our content for you, like calling you with name and language or the region you have selected, etc.
Performance/Analytical Cookies. This type of cookies gives us the opportunity to recognize the total number of visitors come to our site and use our services like collecting the complete information about the number of visitors and the pages that attract most of the visitors. This will also enable you to estimate the overall performance of marketing campaigns and overcome the issues in your performance.
Retargeting/Advertising Cookies. The cookies that gather data about the online activities and define your interests so that we display advertisements that may gain your interest. However, most of the browsers give you an option to block or delete cookies that will stop your web browser from adding new cookies. Also, many advanced web browsers give you the chance to make a decision about adding a new cookie or not. You can easily change the setting of cookies from the given option in your browser.
Other uses of Personal Data: alongside all the above-discussed cookies, we may also process the personal data we gather based on following authentic business interests.
We may also send your personal data if it’s essential to perform a transaction or give you some service that you have been asked for.
The personal data can also be shared with the following parties, including the previous one:
If we find it inevitable, then we may share the data with:
We can also share your personal data with third parties after getting permission from you to do so:
For how long we may contain your data?
We will save your data in our databases as long as your account is working, and you are using our services, or if it is required to deliver services to you and improve the performance of our products for all users.
We may also contain your data for a longer period, but the main reason behind this might be some legal obligations, or to resolve some financial issues, or if it is needed by applicable law or regulations. Later on, we may contain some information in a general way that cannot identify you personally.
Security strategies we utilize
We strive to secure personal data using adequate technological measures on the basis of the form of personal data and the activity that will be applied for processing.
Personal information about Kids
It is clarified here that we don’t gather any data from anyone who belongs to the EU, UK, Lichtenstein, Norway, or Iceland under the age of 16, in any case. It is suggested to you if you are under the age of 16 to don’t share your personal data or try to get registered on our service. If we found that we have collected information from a child under 16, we will delete it instantaneously. Also, if you find that we have gathered personal data from an under 16, please share your query at support -@- hop-seo.net.
Rights we hold regarding your Personal Data?
You have specific rights regarding your personal data that may include that have already been discussed. You may email us at support -@- hop-seo.net if you want to know more about these rights without any hassle.
However, in a few situations, we might not be able to fulfill your requests; for instance, the request is quite impractical or childish, or it can jeopardize the rights of other users as per the law. But we will first inform you in any such case beforehand. Moreover, we may require a few additional information regarding personal data if it is crucial to recognize you and the type of your request.
Access the data: If you want to get more knowledge about your personal information that we hold related to you, then you can request to get a copy for that. You can perform this action by sending us a simple email at support -@- hop-seo.net.
Modification: if you want to edit or modify any information relevant to you that you think is incorrect or need to be changed, then you can simply send us a request at support -@- hop-seo.net.
Deletion: You can also send us a request in case you want to remove all your personal data from our databases.
Extraction from Agreement: You have the right to extract from the agreement anytime we have made related to the usage of your personal data that we have gathered from you after your permission. But it is important for you to understand that if you want to perform this task, then you may have to provide us with a detailed reason for terminating the disclosure of using your personal data as you know that such disclosure is required to use the personal data while using all of our services.
Portability: you also have the facility to request for getting a machine-readable format. You can also ask to transfer your personal data to another medium that can be reached technically and in an easy manner.
Complaint: if you are having any objection or complaint related to the use of personal data, then you can let us know by simply sending us an email.
The constraint of Processing: You can also request us to stop any further processing of your personal information at any time.
Objection: If you want to file an objection or complaint about any of our processes, or working, related to your personal information, then you have the right to file it to the supreme authority of your country.
Are you having a question regarding personal data?