Effective: February 2015; updated 15 April 2016
This webpage tells you the data protection and privacy practices for dori-ielts.com, specifically:
- What personally identifiable information is collected
- Which organisation is collecting this information
- How this information is used
- Our policy on sharing this information
- How we protect your information
- How you can correct any inaccuracies in this information
Privacy and Cookies Policy Overview in Simple Terms
We take your privacy very seriously.
Dori-ielts.com does not actively track you as an individual.
Should you send us an email via the contact form below, your name, email address and message will be emailed to us (as you would expect). This information is kept private. We will store this information within our own email system so that we are able to respond to you.
Should you comment on a blog post or web page on this site, then your name, email address, IP address and message will be stored in our website database (as you would expect). This makes your name, website address and comment (but not your email address) viewable by the general public on the website.
Should you choose to download a free e-book or purchase a service from this website then your name, email address and message will be emailed to us (as you would expect). This information is kept private. We will store this information within our own email system and shopping cart so that we are able to send the product you requested or to provide the services you paid for.
The website does use some cookies when you browse this website. These are used to ensure proper running of this website, and also to help us improve your experience when browsing.
We do use some 3rd Party/Advertising cookies. These cookies are only used to show to the merchant that you visited their website through ours. In case you buy something that you need from them–a product or service–I receive a small commission. (Thank you for your support!!)
NONE OF THE INFORMATION WE GATHER VIA COOKIES IDENTIFIES YOU AS AN INDIVIDUAL – IT IS ALL ENTIRELY ANONYMOUS.
Which Organisation Is Collecting This Information
Dori-ielts.com is a website owned by Dori M. Karydis, a teacher of English currently based in Greece. Dori-ielts is primarily an open source project.
How This Information Is Used
If you have chosen to share it with us, we use your email address to contact you in reply to your message; to send you an e-book that you requested; a writing correction service that you paid for; or to send you our newsletter. If you have entered your email address to leave a comment on the blog, it is used to identify your comment, however it is not displayed on the website or shared with any third party.
We may also use your email to help resolve issues or disputes, for example if you tell us that you cannot see any of your posts on the website, we would probably search our database using your email address to help diagnose the problem.
Our Disclosure of This Information
We do not share your personal information or email address with third parties.
Just like you, we hate spam. We do not send you spam emails.
You may opt-out of our emails at any time. An ‘unsubscribe’ link is included in all of our email newsletters.
Protection of Your Information
Dori-ielts.com uses best endeavour to safeguard the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information but we do not use encryption (such as SSL) or firewalls to further protect the information as it travels across the Internet. Since all paid transactions take place through paypal, we do not believe that the personal information we collect warrants this level of security. It is important to be aware that there is no such thing as “perfect internet security”.
How To Correct Inaccurate Information
Once posted, you cannot change or remove any comments you have submitted on our website pages and/or posts. However, if you like to have this information removed, please contact us and we will do this for you.
You should know that because of technical constraints, all information is never completely removed from our databases. Therefore, you should not expect that all of your personally identifiable information will be completely removed from our databases in response to your requests that it be removed. We will aim to remove all publicly-facing information.
Like many other Web sites, dori-ielts.com makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
Cookies and Web Beacons
dori-ielts.com has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.
You can opt out of all communication with dori-ielts.com simply by leaving this page.
If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.
How To Contact Us
Please use the contact form on this site to contact us.