The terms “we,” “us,” and “our” refer to AfterWords Publishing Services. The terms “user,” “you,” and “your” refer to site visitors, customers, and any other users of the site.
The term “personal information” is defined as information that you voluntarily provide to use that personally identifies you and/or your contact information, such as your name, phone number, and email address.
AfterWords Publishing Services is a site dedicated providing publishing services including editing, proofreading, book indexing and interior book design. The Site is also designed to provide general information on the publishing process for individuals looking to self-publish books in print or electronically. The Site may include a blog, online courses, downloadable publications, email newsletters, and digital videos (“the Service”).
Information you transmit to us at AfterWords Publishing Services is ultimately at your own risk, although we will to take all reasonable steps to secure your personal data and keep it confidential. If we need to consult with other publishing professionals about the content of your project, no identifying information about you will be revealed. We will also not share your information with any one unless legally required to do so, nor will we sell your information to anyone. See the next section for how we use information you provide when signing up for newsletters or courses; information may be treated differently in that case.
Other Orders and Website Interaction
This Site only collects the personal information you voluntarily provide to us, which may include:
Product and Service Orders We collect a variety of personal information with each order. This information may include: your name, address, email address, and phone number. This information is shared with our e-commerce software providers to ensure the delivery of your order. We use your email to communicate with you about your order and to manage our customer relationship with you. When you place an order you may be added to our mailing list from which you can unsubscribe at any time using the unsubscribe link in each email or by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Interaction on the Website. We only collect the personal information you voluntarily provide to us, which may include:
- Your email address in order to subscribe to our mailing list;
- Your name, email address, and website link in order to post a comment on our Site;
- Your full name, email address, and message in order to contact us via our contact form.
The information you provide is used to process transactions, send periodic emails and improve the service we provide.
We do share your information with trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business and servicing clients and visitors. These trusted third parties agree to keep this information confidential. Your personal information will never be shared with unrelated third parties.
We may record information relating to your use of the Site, such as the searches you undertake, the pages you view, your browser type, IP address, requested URL, referring URL, and timestamp information. We use this type of information to administer the Site and provide the highest possible level of service to you. We also use this information in the aggregate to perform statistical analyses of user behavior and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the Site.
We may send cookies to your computer in order to uniquely identify your browser and improve the quality of our service. The term “cookies” refers to small pieces of information that a website sends to your computer’s hard drive while you are viewing the Site. We may use both session cookies (which expire once you close your browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them). You have the ability to accept or decline cookies using your web browser settings. If you choose to disable cookies, some areas of the Site may not work properly or at all. Awpublishingservices.com does not respond to Do Not Track signals from your browser.
Third Party Links
We maintain security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, misuse, or disclosure. However, no exchange of data over the Internet can be guaranteed as 100% secure. While we make every effort to protect your personal information shared with us through our Site, you acknowledge that the personal information you voluntarily share with us through this Site could be accessed or tampered with by a third party. You agree that we are not responsible for any intercepted information shared through our Site without our knowledge or permission. Additionally, you release us from any and all claims arising out of or related to the use of such intercepted information in any unauthorized manner.
Updating Your Information
You may access and correct your personal information and privacy preferences by contacting us via email at email@example.com.
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise this right at any time by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You have the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the EU Data Protection Act of 1998 and General Data Protection Regulation of 2018. We will provide a PDF of the information we hold on you within 30 days of your request for access.
You have the right to request that we delete all information we hold about you. This will be done within 30 days of your request.
Changes to this Policy
Updated: September 2018