Updated: December 2023
What information do we collect, and how is it used?
- Information you voluntarily submit to the website: The website may collect personal information from you, such as your name or email address. For instance, you may voluntarily submit information by leaving a comment, subscribing to a newsletter, or submitting a contact form.
- Information we collect from others: The website may receive information about you from other sources. For example, if you use third-party software through the site, they may transfer information to us for fulfillment.
- Automatically collected information: The website automatically collects certain information about you and the device with which you access it. For example, when you use the website, it logs your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring websites, pages viewed, and access dates/times. Additionally, the website may collect information about actions you take, such as clicked links.
- Cookies: The website may log information using cookies, small data files stored on your browser. It may use both session cookies (expire when you close your browser) and persistent cookies (stay until deleted) to provide a personalized experience.
How your information may be used
The website may use the information collected in the following ways:
- To operate and maintain the website.
- To send promotional information, such as a newsletter, with opt-out instructions.
- To send administrative communications, such as technical notices, policy updates, or security alerts.
- To respond to your comments or inquiries.
- To provide user support.
- To track and measure advertising on the website.
- To protect, investigate, and deter unauthorized or illegal activity.
Third-party use of personal information
The website may share your information with third parties only with your explicit authorization. The website may engage third-party service providers, and their use of your personal information is governed by their respective privacy policies. Currently, the website utilizes the services of the following third-party providers:
- Google Analytics: Tracks website usage and provides information but does not capture personal information.
The website may use other software for processing and creating contact forms. These service providers pass information directly to the website, with nothing stored on third-party servers. At this time, your personal information is not shared with other third-party applications. This list may be amended at the website’s sole discretion.
Except when required by law, WeedStripes will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent. However, WeedStripes may disclose or transfer personal information collected through the website to third parties who acquire all or a portion of our business due to a merger, consolidation, purchase of assets, or bankruptcy.
WeedStripes may use anonymous data, which does not identify you alone or when combined with data from other parties. This type of data may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses, such as analytics or information collected from cookies.
- Sponsored Content Tracking Pixels: The website may participate in sponsored campaigns using tracking pixels for data collection regarding usage and audience. The website’s sponsoring company collects this information for campaign tracking, and no personally identifiable information is used with these tracking pixels.
- Newsletters: Subscribing to the newsletter may result in tracking pixels in emails for analysis of online marketing campaigns. This allows WeedStripes to adapt future newsletters based on user interests, and this behavioral information is not passed to third parties.
The website may post sponsored content from advertisers, and all such advertisements are clearly disclosed in accordance with FTC requirements. Despite compensation received for sponsored content, WeedStripes provides honest opinions and views expressed on the website belonging to the content creator. Product claims or representations should be verified with the manufacturer, provider, or relevant party. Additional information is available in the Disclosure Statement.
Rights related to your personal information
- Opt-out: You can opt out of future email communications using the unsubscribe links in our emails or by notifying us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Access: You can access your personal information by submitting a request to email@example.com.
- Amend: To amend or update your personal information, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Forget: In certain situations, you may request the erasure or forgetting of your personal data by submitting a request to email@example.com. Please note that certain information may need to be retained for record-keeping purposes, transactions, or as required by law.
Sensitive personal information
The website does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 16. If a parent or guardian believes the website has such information, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for prompt removal.
WeedStripes has made every effort to ensure the website’s information accuracy. However, WeedStripes makes no guarantees regarding the results from the information provided. Statements related to income or earnings potential are examples, and WeedStripes makes no guarantees regarding results, present or future. WeedStripes is not responsible for business performance resulting from website information.
The website information is provided ‘as is’ without representations or warranties, express or implied. The website disclaims liability for incidental or consequential damages and assumes no responsibility for any loss or damage suffered due to information use.
Medical content disclaimer
The website may discuss health, fitness, nutrition, or medical topics. This information is not advice and should not be treated as medical advice. The medical information provided on the website is provided ‘as is’ without any representations or warranties, express or implied. The website makes no representations or warranties regarding the medical, fitness, or nutrition information on the site.
You must not rely on the information on the website as an alternative to advice from your medical professional or healthcare provider. You should never delay seeking medical advice, disregard medical advice, or discontinue medical treatment as a result of any information provided on the website.
The website is developed strictly for informational purposes. You understand and agree that you are fully responsible for your use of the information provided on the website. WeedStripes makes no representations, warranties, or guarantees. You understand that results may vary from person to person. WeedStripes assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions that may appear on the website.
Unless noted otherwise, the website design, content, and components are copyrights owned by WeedStripes or third parties. They are protected by United States and international copyright laws and should not be reused or republished without express written permission.
Use of the website
The following uses are not permitted:
- Republication of content unless specifically and expressly made available for republication.
- Sale, rental, or sub-license of any content.
- Reproduction or duplication of any content for commercial purposes.
- Modification of any content unless specifically and expressly made available for modification.
- Redistribution of content unless specifically and expressly made available for redistribution. Users can share content on social media channels with a link to the website.
From time to time, the website may use plugins or widgets for sharing content via social media channels. Such use does not waive WeedStripes intellectual property rights.
Users must not engage in systematic or automated data collection activities without WeedStripes express written permission. Additionally, users must not use the website for unsolicited commercial communications or third-party marketing without WeedStripes’ express written permission.
The website may publish posts with images from third-party websites, intending such use as fair use under copyright laws. If you believe your copyrighted work has been used in a way constituting copyright infringement outside fair use, send a request to email@example.com, and the image will be promptly removed within 24 to 48 hours.
By sending an email to WeedStripes, registering on the website, or providing your email in any way, you consent to receiving communications from WeedStripes electronically. Legal notices provided electronically by WeedStripes satisfy any requirement for written notice.
Before engaging in events or transactions with third parties discovered through or linked on the website, complete necessary investigation or due diligence. In a dispute arising from events or transactions with a third party discovered through or linked on the website, WeedStripes is held harmless from liability.
The website is provided ‘as is’ and ‘as available’ without representations or warranties, expressed or implied. WeedStripes makes no representations or warranties regarding the website or information and materials provided. The website does not guarantee meeting your requirements, uninterrupted availability, timeliness, virus-free functionality, or accuracy and reliability. WeedStripes is not responsible for the loss of uploaded content or materials through the website. The website is written in English, and no warranty regarding the translation or interpretation of content in any language is provided.
Limitation of liability
WeedStripes will not be liable for consequential, incidental, indirect, exemplary, punitive, or special damages of any kind, including loss of profits, revenue, data, or use, however caused. This applies under the theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty, or otherwise, even if the other party has been advised of such damages.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold WeedStripes, its members, employees, officers, directors, managers, and agents harmless from and against any and all losses, claims, suits, actions, liabilities, obligations, costs, and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees and expenses) that WeedStripes may suffer as a result of third-party claims based on:
- Your negligence or intentional misconduct;
- Materials prepared or provided by you, including, but not limited to, any claims of infringement, or misappropriation of copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other intellectual property or proprietary right, infringement of the rights of privacy or publicity, or defamation or libel;
- Death, personal injury, or property damage arising out of, or relating to, your obligations hereunder.