Privacy Policy

TAP COMICS PRIVACY POLICY

Tap Comics (hereinafter referred to as “we”, “our”, “us”, or “Website”) respect your privacy and are here to inform you about how we collect, use, and disclose data that we collect through our website (“tapcomics.com”). 

1. INFORMATION WE COLLECT

The following personal information is collected through the Website:

Service usage information: your interactions with the Website (such as search terms, and the apps and features you use), dates and times of use of the Website, any other usage information collected through cookies. 

Device and Log Information: Device and log information such as device model, OS version, IP address, setting of devices, nation based on IP address, URL, and network type.

2. INFORMATION WE USE

We may use the data described in Section 1 of this Privacy Policy to 

  • Administer and manage this Website, communicate with you about this Website, process your request for information.

  • Customize or personalize your user experience and the content we provide to you, including providing you with content that is more relevant to you.

  • Conduct research and analytics about your use of this Website and your interactions with us; develop new services or products; improve this Website and our existing services; identify usage trends; assess the performance of our advertisements; optimize our advertising campaigns; determine the effectiveness of our communications.

  • Comply with the law or respond to compulsory legal process (such as a search warrant or other court order);

  • Verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing our Services; and

  • Protect our rights, property, or safety, or, in compliance with data protection laws, any of our respective affiliates, business partners, or customers.

We may disclose your information to companies that help us develop and operate systems for the Website with customer contact centers, as well as customer care activities, advertising (including customized advertising on our websites, third-party websites, or online platforms), conducting customer satisfaction surveys, billing or that send emails on our behalf. These entities are limited by contractual provisions in their ability to use your information for purposes other than providing services for us.

We will not license or publish any of your personal data. We do not and will not sell any personal data to third parties for their own commercial use. 

In addition to the disclosures described in this Privacy Policy, we may share information about you with third parties when you separately consent to or request such sharing.

Cookies and Other Internet Technologies

This Website uses cookies (i.e., small text files placed on your device) and similar technologies (e.g., pixels and pixel tags, ad tags, clear GIFs, and Javascript) – including cookies and technologies from third-party providers – to enable certain features and functionality and to collect additional information that helps us to improve this Website. This Website may use session cookies and persistent cookies. We use these technologies for security purposes, to help you navigate this Website, to display information more effectively, to better serve you with tailored information on this Website, and to gather statistical information about how visitors use this Website in order to continually improve its design and functions. 

If you do not want data to be collected from your device via cookies, most browsers have a setting that allows you to decline the use of cookies. Some features of this Site may not work properly if you decline the use of cookies. To learn more about cookies, please visit https://www.allaboutcookies.org/

Google Analytics: We use Google Analytics, a web analytics tool that may set cookies in your browser, in order to help us understand how visitors engage with this Site. For opt-out options specific to Google Analytics, please visit https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Other third-party cookies and technologies. We also enable third-party cookies and other similar technologies to collect or receive data from this Site and elsewhere for use in advertising, including for the purposes of serving advertisements targeted to users’ interests, retargeting visitors to this Site, conversion tracking (i.e., tracking the actions users take after viewing or engaging with our advertisements), measuring ad effectiveness, and ensuring that you do not see the same ad repeatedly. These cookies and similar technologies collect data about your browsing habits and online behavior, including across different browsers and devices used by you, in order to serve advertisements that may be of interest to you. For example, Nielsen’s third-party providers may use the fact that you visited this Site to place online ads for Nielsen on non-Nielsen websites. 

3. THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES

This Privacy Statement does not address, and we are not responsible for, the privacy practices of any third parties, including those that operate websites to which this Site links. The inclusion of a link on this Site does not imply that we or our affiliates endorse the practices of the linked website. 

4. USE OF THIS SITE BY MINORS

We understand the importance of protecting the privacy of minors, especially in the online environment. This Site is not designed for or intentionally targeted at minors under the age of 18, and we request that minors not use this Site. We do not knowingly collect data from minors on this Site. If we become aware that we have received data from a person under the age of 18, we will take reasonable steps to delete such data from our records.

5. RETENTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We take appropriate steps to ensure that we process and retain information about you based on the following logic:

– at least the duration for which the information is used to provide you with a service;

– as required under law, a contract, or with regard to our statutory obligations (e.g., tax laws); or

– only for as long as is necessary for the purpose for which it was collected, is processed, or longer if required under any contract, by applicable law, or, in anonymized form, for statistical purposes, subject to appropriate safeguards.

6. HOW WE PROTECT PERSONAL INFORMATION

We take the protection of your information seriously and maintain safeguards designed to protect the information we collect in connection with the Website. However, please note that although we take reasonable steps to protect your information, no website, Internet transmission, computer system, or wireless connection is completely secure.

7. UPDATES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

This Privacy Policy may be updated to reflect changes in our personal information practices with respect to the Service, or changes in the applicable law. We will post a notice on our Service to notify you in advance of material changes to our Privacy Policy and indicate at the top of the notice when it was most recently updated.

CONTACT US

For more information about our privacy practices, or to exercise any rights you may have pursuant to applicable law, please contact our support department at support@tapcomics.com