Like most website operators, Not A Basement Studio 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. Not A Basement Studio’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Not A Basement Studio’ visitors use its websites & apps. From time to time, Not A Basement Studio may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its websites & apps. Not A Basement Studio also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on Not A Basement Studio posts. Not A Basement Studio only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Not A Basement Studio’s websites & users of Not A Basement Studio’s apps choose to interact with Not A Basement Studio in ways that require Not A Basement Studio to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Not A Basement Studio gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors to share a photo on Facebook to provide a username and email address. In each case, Not A Basement Studio collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Not A Basement Studio. For example, Not A Basement Studio only asks for Camera or Photo permission when users want to change their account’s avatar using their device’s photo, or Not A Basement Studio will only asks for a user’s email address if a user would like to share to Facebook or Twitter from Not A Basement Studio’s websites or apps. Not A Basement Studio does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Not A Basement Studio may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Not A Basement Studio may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Not A Basement Studio does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.