Privacy Policy

Your privacy is extremely important to us. We have developed this Policy in order for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate and disclose and make use of personal information. The following outlines our privacy policy.

How We Collect Data

Reviews

What we collect:

  1. Reviewer’s e-mail address
  2. Reviewer’s name (optional)
  3. Reviewer’s website (optional)
  4. Years in business
  5. Still affiliated with the host agency being reviewed?


  1. How we use it:
  2. We do not sell or market to your email address when you write a review unless you opt-in for our newsletter when you write a review
  3. Reviewer’s Email – To confirm identities and contact reviewer with any questions, is not publicly posted.
  4. Reviewer’s Name – To add validity to review, is publicly posted.
  5. Reviewer’s Website (Optional) – To add validity to review, is publicly posted.
  6. Years in business (Optional) – To add validity/context to review, is publicly posted.
  7. Still affiliated with the host agency being reviewed? (Optional) – To add validity/context to review, is publicly posted.


To remove your review/name/website:

Please contact us to have your review edited or taken down.


Newsletter

What we collect:

  1. E-mail address
  2. Name (optional)

How we use it:

When you opt in to our newsletter, you are added to our newsletter list. We send out our articles, news, and other updates we believe are relevant. We may send emails on behalf of third parties, however, your email address/name is never shared.

To remove yourself from our newsletter list

There will be an unsubscribe option at the bottom of every email or you can contact Host Agency Reviews.


Surveys

What we collect:

  1. E-mail address
  2. Name (optional)
  3. Other data submitted in the survey

How we use it:

When you take a survey through Host Agency Reviews, you are given the option to also be added to our newsletter. If you accept, see our “Newsletter” section above for how that data will be shared. For Survey data, we publish aggregated anonymized results on Host Agency Reviews— which may be shared or reproduced by third parties—however, your email address and name are not shared, nor is any identifying information.


To remove yourself from our survey database

Please contact Host Agency Reviews.


Cookies

What we collect:

  1. Host Agency Reviews uses cookies on our website.

How we use it:

Cookies are small text files that can be used by web sites to make a user’s experience more efficient. We use cookies to help us measure the popularity of the site, different pages and visitor navigation so we can continue to improve and change the site based on usage. Cookies also help us personalize your experience based on your location and past HAR website interactions. By using our site, you accept the usage of cookies.

To remove yourself from our survey database

If you wish to use our site without cookies or want to know more about them, visit AboutCookies.org.

We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.


Public Information

We use Facebook Comments to allow users to comment on blog posts and pages. These comments are public and may be read, collected and used by anyone. You are able to delete your own comment or, if you’d like us to remove it for you, please contact Host Agency Reviews.


Embedded Content From Other Websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has 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.


Who We Share Your Data With

We use a handful of third party programs that help us provide a comprehensive and helpful experience to our users.

AdPlugg Advertising

We use AdPlugg to schedule and randomize ads on Host Agency Reviews. They collect anonymous data on ad clicks. We encourage you to read AdPlugg’s privacy policy.


Cognito Forms Data Collection

HAR uses Cognito Forms to create surveys and data collection forms to both share with users and collect data for data analysis. We encourage you to read Cognito Forms’ privacy policy.


Google AnalyticsAdvertising

Google Analytics uses cookies (read about our Cookie Policy) to help analyze visitor data – how they get to the site, use the site, etc. We use this data to help create a better experience for site users. We encourage you to read Google’s privacy policy.


HelpScout Customer Support

When you contact us via our contact form or send an email to [email protected], we use HelpScout to manage these as support tickets. We encourage you to read HelpScout’s privacy policy.


MailChimp Email Provider

Host Agency Reviews uses MailChimp to send emails to those who sign up. This includes but isn’t limited to our monthly email newsletter, reminders and updates. We encourage you to read MailChimp’s privacy policy.


MailMunchEmail Provider

The lovely looking pop-up and sign up forms throughout the site are created with MailMunch which integrates with our MailChimp email list. We encourage you to read MailMunch’s privacy policy.


If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy, please contact us!


Last updated 5/25/2018