THE FINE PRINT

Visiting and reading this website (www.allebasidesign.co.za), you demonstrate your acceptance and agreement of the following terms and conditions included here. It is your responsibility to review the conditions in case of any modifications. If you do not agree with the terms and conditions, please do not use this website.

General disclaimer

Allebasi Design ("Allebasi Design" and "Us") provides the information on these pages as a public service for informational purposes for bloggers and business owners. It  is not intended to be, and should not be taken as advice. All information provided through this website, on our blog or through Allebasi Design's email subscriptions are provided "as-is, where-is" and without any warranties of any kind, including any implied warranties for a particular purpose. Your use of this website does not constitute or establish a contractual relationship with Allebasi Design, nor does it substitute the services of a business consultant. However, you may subscribe to certain services through this website, in which case you agree to Allebasi Design's Terms and Conditions or Design Services Agreement.

Third party information disclaimer and affiliate links

Certain links on this site lead to websites controlled by other parties over whom Allebasi Design retains no control. Therefore, Allebasi Design makes no representation or warranty concerning the content or accuracy of third party information and expressly disclaims any liability therefore. Some links contained on this website are affiliate and referral links, meaning Allebasi Design may receive a commission if you click on the link and make purchases from the affiliate. For transparency reasons Allebasi Design will mark affiliate links accordingly when they appear on this website. However, whether an affiliate relationship is in place or not, the links herein are known by Allebasi Design to be of a higher quality.

Copyright and trademarks

This website and all the information it contains, including, but not limited to, designs, photographs, drawings, illustrations, videos, articles, blog posts,  opinions, text, guides, trademarks, trade names, service marks and logos ("Protected Information") are the property of Allebasi Design, its contributors, and licensors and is protected from unauthorized use, copying, distribution and dissemination by South African Copyright law, trademark law, international conventions, and other intellectual property laws, unless otherwise stated. All rights reserved. You may not use our Protected Information without Allebasi Design's express written consent.

PRIVACY POLICY

Allebasi Design greatly values your privacy. 

This Privacy Policy describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit or make a purchase from www.allebasidesign.co.za (the “Site”).

Personal Information we collect

When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information.”

We collect Device Information using the following technologies:

  •      “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
  •      “Log files” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
  •      “Web beacons,” “tags,” and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site

How do we use your Personal Information?

Allebasi Design uses your name and email address (with which you will us give permission to use through email opt-ins) to communicate with you and send you newsletters, promotions or any other correspondence relating to the site. You are free top opt-out of these at any time.

We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimize our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our visitors browse and interact with the Site, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).

Sharing your Personal Information

We share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above.  For example, we use Squarespace to power this site-you can read more about how Squarespace uses your Personal Information here:  https://www.squarespace.com/dpa.  We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Site--you can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here:  https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/.  You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here:  https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Finally, we may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.

Behavioral advertising

As described above, we use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you.  For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) educational page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work.

You can opt out of targeted advertising by clicking on the following links:

Facebook
Google
Bing

And you can opt out of the Allebasi Design mailing list by clicking on 'unsubscribe' at the bottom of the most recent email you have received from us.

Additionally, you can opt out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal at:  http://optout.aboutads.info/.

Do not track

Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.

Your rights

If you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.

Additionally, if you are a European resident we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you (for example if you make an order through the Site), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above.  Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to Canada and the United States

Changes

We may update this privacy policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons.

Contact us

For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e-mail at bella@allebasidesign.co.za.

Thanks for reading the fine print!

Updated: May 2018