Last updated: November 12, 2019
This website is owned and operated by Hilside Digital Design Co., a Canadian company. Our principal place of business is located at Kodiak Court, Abbotsford, BC V3G 2C1.
Hilside Digital Design Co. (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates www.hilside.ca (the “Site”). This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the Site.
We use your Personal Information only for providing and improving the Site. By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE
While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name (“Personal Information”).
We may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyze data about site visitors.
What do we do with your data?
The tracking information allows us to better understand the kind of people who visit our site and what content they’re reading. This allows us to make better decisions about design, content, writing topics, etc. It allows us to better understand what quality content is for the users.
Occasionally, we will compile aggregate statistics about the number of visitors this site receives and browsers being used. No personally identifying data is included in this type of reporting.
All of our activity falls within the bounds of the Google Analytics Terms of Service.
If you upload images to the website, we suggest you 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.
Our contact form will send us the contact data you input via email to get a better understanding of what services you are looking for. In addition, our contact form will send us the contact email, number, and name you input in the form. We do not keep your information to spam you with emails or calls. We use the data on the form to reply to any inquiries submitted.
Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer’s hard drive.
Like many sites, we use “cookies” to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Site.
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.
Wherever we collect sensitive information, that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a lock icon in the address bar and looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the Web page.
While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.