I’m committed to making sure any information you give me is secure. I’ve put in place suitable procedures to safeguard and secure the information I collect from you. My computer and external storage devices are encrypted using File Vault so they need a password before the data on them can be accessed. I store passwords in 1Password, an encrypted password manager and any mobile devices I use are also password protected. All the devices I use are set up so that in the event of theft they can be remotely erased.
Data I collect from this website
I use the contact form on my website to collect your name, email address and information about your design project. This personal data is used solely for providing you with information on my services and to fulfil a contract if we work together on a project. Communications between this website and your browser are encrypted and delivered over HTTPS.
It’s my policy never to pass your personal data to any third parties without first obtaining your consent unless I’m asked to do so by law or unless it’s absolutely necessary for the purposes of fulfilling a contract.
Data I collect when we work together
When we work together I’ll collect your name, business name, postal address, email address, telephone number and mobile number. This data is used for correspondence during the course of a project.
Statcounter is an online service which helps me to understand my visitors; for example, how visitors find my website, how long they spend on my site and which web pages they are most interested in. I use Statcounter to get a better understanding how visitors are interacting with my website helps me to improve the content, design and functionality of my website. This allows me to offer a better online experience to my visitors.
Time and date of visit (this can help me to identify and plan for busy periods on our website)
IP address (this is a numerical label assigned to a device by an Internet Service Provider to enable the device to access the internet)
Browser and Operating System (this can help me to make sure that my website functions correctly in the browsers/operating systems used to access my site)
Device Information e.g. device type and screen size (this can help me to make sure that my website functions correctly in the devices used to access my site)
Referring Data e.g. a search engine link (this can help me to understand which search engines are helping visitors to find my website)
Furthermore, when you visit my website a Statcounter cookie (called “is_unique”) may be placed in your browser. This cookie is used only to determine whether you are a first-time or returning visitor and to estimate unique visits to the site.
My website may contain links to other websites of interest. I cannot be held responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting other websites and those websites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement on the websites in question.