Privacy Policy

We consider the privacy of our visitors to be extremely important.  This privacy policy will explain how our site uses the personal data we collect from you when you use our website.

Data Protection Rights:

Our website would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:

The right to access – You have the right to request obtain a copy of your personal data.

The right to rectification – You have the right to request modification any information you believe is inaccurate or incomplete.

The right to erasure – You have the right to request remove your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to restrict processing – Under certain conditions, you have the right to restrict the processing of your personal data.

The right to object to processing – Under certain conditions, you have the right to object to processing of your personal data.

The right to data portability – Under certain conditions, you have the right to request transfer the data that we have collected to another organization, or directly to you.

Data We Collect

Our site collects the following data –

  • Personal identification information you have provided us (Name, email address, phone number, website etc.). We save the information you provide us with in order for you to comment or perform other activities on the website.
  • Technical Information automatically collected about you – automatically stored by cookies and other session tools. For example, IP address, Shopping history (if there is any), Location etc.

How We Collect Data

We collect most of the data that you directly provided us. We collect data and process data when you:

Technical information
In addition, and in order to ensure that each visitor to any of our websites can use and navigate the site effectively, we collect the following:

  • Technical information, including the Internet Protocol (IP) address used to connect your device to the Internet;
  • Your login information, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions;
  • Operating system and platform;
  • Information about your visit, including the Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through, and from our site.

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.

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.

Contact forms
We may use contact form submission information to get in touch with you. We do not use the information submitted through contact form for marketing purposes.

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

Advertising
We use Google AdSense, Amazon, ShareASale and MegaSpin Advertising on our website.

Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our site. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our users based on previous visits to our site and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt-out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google Ad and Content Network privacy policy.

We, along with third-party vendors such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.

Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.

Third parties
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

How We Use Data

We use your Personal Data in order to:

  • provide our service to you (for example this could be registering your account, providing you with products and services that you have requested)
  • enhance your customer experience;
  • improve our website in order to better serve you;
  • fulfill an obligation under law or contract;
  • provide you with information that you have requested or which we think may be relevant to a subject in which you have demonstrated an interest;
  • ensure the security and safe operation of our websites and underlying business infrastructure;
  • personalize your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested, and
  • manage any communication between you and us.

As long as you have not informed us otherwise, we consider offering you products/services that are similar or same to your purchasing history/browsing behaviour to be our legitimate interest.

With your consent we Process your Personal Data for the following purposes:

  • to send you newsletters and campaign offers (from us and/or our carefully selected partners);
  • for other purposes we have asked your consent for;

We Process your Personal Data in order to fulfill obligation rising from law and/or use your Personal Data for options provided by law. We reserve the right to anonymize Personal Data gathered and to use any such data. We will use data outside the scope of this Policy only when it is anonymized.

We might process your Personal Data for additional purposes that are not mentioned here, but are compatible with the original purpose for which the data was gathered. To do this, we will ensure that:

  • the link between purposes, context, and nature of Personal Data is suitable for further Processing;
  • the further Processing would not harm your interests and
  • there would be appropriate safeguard for Processing.

We will inform you of any further Processing and purposes.

Who Else Can Access Data

We do not share your Personal Data with strangers. Personal Data about you is in some cases provided to our trusted partners in order to either make providing the service to you possible or to enhance your customer experience.

For example, we share your data with:

  • Google Analytics
  • Googld AdSense
  • Amazon Associates
  • ShareASale
  • MegaSpin

We only work with Processing partners who are able to ensure an adequate level of protection to your Personal Data. We disclose your Personal Data to third parties or public officials when we are legally obliged to do so. We might disclose your Personal Data to third parties if you have consented to it or if there are other legal grounds for it.

How We Secure Data

We do our best to keep your Personal Data safe. We use anonymizing and pseudonymizing where suitable. We monitor our systems for possible vulnerabilities and attacks. We do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards.

We have what we believe are appropriate security controls in place to protect personal data. We do not, however, have any control over what happens between your device and the boundary of our information infrastructure. You should be aware of the many information security risks that exist and take appropriate steps to safeguard your own information. We accept no liability in respect of breaches that occur beyond our sphere of control.

Even though we try our best we can not guarantee the security of information. However, we promise to notify suitable authorities of data breaches. We will also notify you if there is a threat to your rights or interests. We will do everything we reasonably can to prevent security breaches and to assist authorities should any breaches occur.

If you have an account with us, note that you have to keep your username and password secret.

Children’s Information

We do not intend to collect or knowingly collect information from children. We do not target children with our services.

We believe it is important to provide added protection for children online. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children to observe, participate in and/or monitor and guide their online activity.

Our website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If a parent or guardian believes that pingpongexperts.com has in its database the personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 13, please contact us immediately and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

Cookies and Other Technologies We Use

We use cookies and/or similar technologies to analyze customer behaviour, administer the website, track users’ movements, and to collect information about users. This is done in order to personalize and enhance your experience with us.

A cookie is a tiny text file stored on your computer. Cookies store information that is used to help make sites work. Only we can access the cookies created by our website. You can control your cookies at the browser level. Choosing to disable cookies may hinder your use of certain functions.

We use cookies for the following purposes:

Necessary cookies – these cookies are required for you to be able to use some important features on our website, such as logging in. These cookies don’t collect any personal information.

Functionality cookies – these cookies provide functionality that makes using our service more convenient and makes providing more personalised features possible. For example, they might remember your name and e-mail in comment forms so you don’t have to re-enter this information next time when commenting.

For example, if you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

Analytics cookies – these cookies are used to track the use and performance of our website and services

Advertising cookies –these cookies to collect information about your visit to our website, the content you viewed, the links you followed and information about your browser, device, and your IP address. We may sometimes shares some limited aspects of this data (online data collected through cookies with our advertising partners) with third parties for advertising purposes. This means that when you visit another website, you may be shown advertising based on your browsing patterns on our website.

Placed cookies –

Google Analytics – We use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google. Google Analytics uses cookies that allows us to analyze the use of our website and to compile reports on website activity and internet usage.

CloudFlare – Security and webspeed by delivering content from a distributed servers. This cookie is used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis.

Rank Math – This cookie is used by Rank Math, and is used to perform better in Google’s search algorithm.

WP Rocket – WP Rocket places cookies to make use of caching. This means that the browser saves certain elements of the website, so the website will load faster when visiting again.

Google Fonts – We use the Google Fonts API to display fonts on our website. The Google fonts API requests your IP address when visiting our website.

Social media buttons –

On our website we have included buttons for Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest to promote webpages (e.g. “like”, “pin”) or share (e.g. “tweet”) on social networks like Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest. These buttons work using pieces of code coming from Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest themselves. This code places cookies. These social media buttons also can store and process certain information, so a personalized advertisement can be shown to you.

Please read the privacy statement of these social networks (which can change regularly) to read what they do with your (personal) data which they process using these cookies. The data that is retrieved is anonymized as much as possible.

How To Manage Cookies

You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. You can also remove cookies stored in your computer via your browser settings. However, in a few cases, some of our website features may not function as a result.

Privacy Policies of Other Websites

Our website contains links to other websites. Our privacy policy applies only to our website, so if you click on a link to another website, you should read their privacy policy.

However, we cannot guarantee that these third parties handle your personal data in a reliable or secure manner. Parties such as Google are to be considered as independent data controllers within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation. We recommend that you read the privacy statements of these companies.

Consent

By using our website, you hereby consent to our privacy policy and agree to its terms.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about website’s privacy policy, the data we hold on you, or you would like to exercise one of your data protection rights, please do not hesitate to contact by using our contact form here https://pingpongexperts.com/contact/.

Our site keeps its privacy policy under regular review and places any updates on this web page. This privacy policy was last updated on 16th August 2019.