Privacy Policy

At Story Plane, we are committed to protecting the privacy and personal information of our visitors and users. This Privacy Policy outlines how we collect, use, disclose, and safeguard your information when you visit our website or use our services.

By accessing our website or using our services, you acknowledge that you have read and understood this Privacy Policy.

1. Information We Collect at Story Plane

1.1 Personal Information: We may collect personal information that you voluntarily provide to us when you interact with our website or services. This may include your name, email address, postal address, phone number, and other contact details.

You may provide this information when you subscribe to our newsletter, submit comments or feedback, or engage in other activities on our website.

1.2 Non-Personal Information: We also automatically collect certain non-personal information when you visit our website. This may include your IP address, browser type, operating system, referring URLs, and other technical information. This information is collected using various technologies such as cookies, web beacons, and analytics tools.

2. Use of Information

2.1 Personal Information: We may use your personal information to provide you with the services you request, such as sending you newsletters, responding to your inquiries or comments, and communicating with you about our content and updates. We may also use your information to improve our website, customize your user experience, and for other internal purposes.

2.2 Non-Personal Information: Non-personal information is used primarily to analyze trends, administer the website, track users’ movements, and gather demographic information for aggregate use. This information helps us improve our website and deliver a better user experience.

2.3 Comments: When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it.

The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

3. Information Sharing

3.1 Service Providers: We may share your information with third-party service providers who perform services on our behalf, such as email delivery, website analytics, and hosting.

These service providers have access to your information only to the extent necessary to perform their functions and are obligated to maintain the confidentiality and security of your information.

3.2 Legal Requirements: We may disclose your information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with legal obligations, protect and defend our rights or property, or investigate and prevent any unauthorized activity or misuse of our website.

3.3 Media: If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

4. Cookies and Similar Technologies

We use cookies and similar technologies to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalized content. These technologies may collect information such as your IP address, browser type, and browsing patterns. You can manage your cookie preferences through your browser settings.

5. Security

We employ industry-standard security measures to protect your information from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, please note that no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, and we cannot guarantee the absolute security of your information.

6.1 Our website may contain links to third-party websites or services. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of these third-party websites. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of those websites before providing any personal information.

6.2 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 tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

7. Children’s Privacy

Our website and services are not directed to individuals under the age of 16. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children. If you believe that we may have collected information from a child without parental consent, please contact us, and we will promptly remove the information from our systems.

8. Changes to the Privacy Policy

We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time. Any changes will be posted on this page with a revised “Effective Date.” We encourage you to review this Privacy Policy periodically to stay informed about how we collect, use, and protect your information.

9. Contact Us

If you have any questions, concerns, or requests regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us at [email protected].

By using our website or services, you consent to the terms of this Privacy Policy.