This privacy statement describes how Visual Soldiers collects and uses the personal information you provide on our Website: www.armory.visualsoldiers.com. It also describes how you can access and update this information.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
We collect information from you when you perform one of the following tasks on our website: (i) “Create an Account”; (ii) Provide your name, email address, phone, and asset link on our “Submit” page; or (iii) Sign up for our newsletter through MailChimp.
We collect information from you when you create an account, submit a contact or resource submission form or subscribe to our newsletter. When filling out information on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, email address, information, phone number or username.
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
- To personalize your experience
Your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs.
- To improve our website
We continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you.
- To share assets submitted through our submission form with other Armory website visitors
We will never share or post your email address, or other personal information. We only share public website links to creative resources submitted through our site.
- To send periodic emails
The email address you provide through our account creation process or newsletter signup form may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to our business, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, related design resource information, etc.
Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.
How we protect your data
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information through our website.
We offer the use of a secure server and provide an added layer of security through our site using security plugins and top tiered hosting. All supplied sensitive information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights, and are required to keep the information confidential.
Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.
You can control what cookies are accepted by your device through the settings on your browser or by deleting them. Doing this may limit any personalization features available from our website.
Contact or submission forms
If you have contacted us by email or submitted a contact form through our website, we collect and store your data internally and do not share with any third party applications. Your information is stored for the purpose of following up about design resources or sending newsletters in the future.
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.
Analytics and social tracking
We use Google Analytics and Facebook to collect demographic data to better understand our website users and, in some cases, to personalize ads based on your interests and preferences. These platforms also use technology to collect information when you click through our website or on our ads, which helps monitor the effectiveness of our user experience and marketing efforts.
To opt out of Google Analytics, visit the Google Display Network ads’ preferences at www.google.com/ads/preferences. To review your Facebook ad settings and to learn more about what influences the ads you see, visit www.facebook.com/ads/preferences/.
Who we share your data with
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties any personally identifiable information. However, we may release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety.
If you have signed up to receive our newsletter, your name and email address will be used by MailChimp for the purpose of sending our newsletters including design resources, creative news, and company news. If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.
How long we retain your data
If you have signed up to receive our newsletter, your information is retained indefinitely until you unsubscribe. This is so we can send periodical newsletters and update our users in the future.
For users that contact us through our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide through contact forms.
What rights you have over your data
You can request to remove your email address from our newsletters or marketing efforts at any time by contacting us below. If you request to remove your email address, we will remove it from our records within 7 days. You may also unsubscribe any time by following the detailed instructions at the bottom of each email.