Cookies and analytics
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file stored on your computer or mobile device containing information. In technical terms, cookies can be divided into two types. One type saves a file permanently on your computer. The other is not stored permanently on your computer, but instead disappears when you close your web browser. The latter type is called session cookies and is used at MASTERPHOTOTOUR.COM . A session cookie is a randomly generated ID that identifies a web browser during your visit to a website, so the latter does not need to store information for many different users.
Cookies enable us statistical information, which we use to improve your experience on our site. Cookies allow servers to automatically collect the data in log files, such as browser type, operating system and the date of the visit. Cookies also enable the display of targeted advertising (retargeting) based on the collected data anonymous.
The cookies used at MASTERPHOTOTOUR.COM are not used for storing sensitive information for the purpose of recording your behavior or for any other purpose that might threaten your privacy or security.
Using MASTERPHOTOTOUR.com-pages (including the different languages domains) you agree that we can place cookies on your browser.
We use Google Analytics to collect and analyze visitor data. Cookies are used to collect information such as how many times a visitor has visited our site and how long the visit lasted. Also, this data is anonymous, that is, it can’t be inferred from a single browser user. For more information: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
How to control cookies
By changing the settings on your web browser, you can avoid receiving cookies. How you shut off cookies depends on what web browser you are using. Read the “Help” or equivalent menu on your web browser for instructions or see aboutcookies.org. If you do this, however, this may result in not all parts of the site working properly.
WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT?
We collect information from you when you register on our site, place an order or fill out a form.
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number or credit card information. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.
When finalizing your sale, we collect anonymous tracking information exclusively for recording and accounting purposes. This information pertains to advertising, cost-per-click programs, and conversion rates.
WHAT DO WE USE YOUR INFORMATION FOR?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
- To personalize your experience
(your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs)
- To improve our website
(we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you)
- To improve customer service
(your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs)
To process transactions
- Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.
- To send periodic marketing emails
The email address you provide for order processing will be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order. We will periodically send email updates regarding new products, promotions or any other relevant material directly related to MASTERPHOTOTOUR.COM services.
- To track advertising usage and effectiveness.
When finalizing orders your click history will be logged and recorded. This information is anonymous, will not be shared with others, and is for the sole purpose of discerning better ways to use internet advertising to promote our business, and efficacy of our sale methods. This data is generally referred to as “conversion data”, and records the connection between your browsing and keyword usage with your final click and sale data on our site.
HOW DO WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order.
We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to?keep the information confidential.
After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.