Privacy Policy

March 6, 2014

Chirpsy is a human-powered research and writing assistance service for Twitter and other microblogs. Your privacy is very important to us.

This Privacy Policy is governed by our Terms of Service. By using Chirpsy, you are agreeing to the collection and use of your personal and business information; these policies are described below.

We may periodically make changes to this Privacy Policy that we will include on this page. It is your responsibility to review this Privacy Policy frequently and remain informed about any changes to it.

If you have any questions or concerns that aren’t covered here, please contact us.

Your Personal Information

When you create a Chirpsy user account, we collect account information including but not limited to your first name, last name, organization, email address, website address, Twitter account, and writing guidelines that inform us about your microblogging intentions. Our policy is:


Payments Information

Chirpsy accepts payments using a third-party payments processor called Braintree. We do not store any payments information, such as credit card numbers. Braintree manages all of that information for us.

Aggregate Information

While we safeguard and regard as confidential all user data, we do reserve the right to disclose information about our system in aggregate, such that we do not release any information that would specifically identify a person. For example, we may disclose information such as the average number of tweets generated per customer each day or how many articles were reviewed last week.

Cookies and Log Files

The Chirpsy.com website sends a “cookie” to your computer that contains an identification number that is unique to the computer you are using. We use this cookie to provide you with a continuous experience, and for us to record how our site/service is being used.

As is done with most web sites, we log each visit to each web page. A log entry can contain information typically found in the “header” of your web browser’s request such as the browser type you used, your Internet Protocol address, and the date and time of day. We may also log your cookie’s identification number and the URL of the last site you visited. This log information is important for security, audit, quality improvement, as well as for monitoring the health of our service.

Remarketing

We also use 3rd party vendor re-marketing tracking cookies, including the Google Adwords tracking cookie. This means we will continue to show ads to you across the internet, specifically on the Google Display Network (GDN). As always, we respect your privacy and are not collecting any identifiable information through the use of Google’s or any other 3rd party remarketing system.

The third-party vendors, including Google, whose services we use – will place cookies on web browsers in order to serve ads based on past visits to our website. – Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user’s prior visits to your website. This allows us to make special offers and continue to market our services to those who have shown interest in our service.

Google Analytics Demographics & Interest Reporting

This website uses cookies to facilitate the sampled reporting of demographics and interests of its visitors within Google Analytics - this website will not merge or facilitate the merging of personally-identifiable information with non-personally identifiable information previously collected from Display Advertising or divulge said information to any 3rd parties.

You can opt out of this feature by visiting the following link: Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on

This data is used to provide better services and more relevant content to our users based on demographic and interest data.

Opt-Out

You may opt out of Google’s use of cookies by visiting the Ads Preferences Manager. Also, you can opt out of other third-party vendor’s use of cookies by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.