Privacy Policy.

 

Rob Hildreth / Studio.rh is committed to protecting your privacy and I take an active approach to user privacy to ensure that all of the necessary steps are taken to protect the privacy of clients / site users throughout their visit to www.rob-hildreth.com and www.studio-rh.com. I ensure that I only use your information in the ways that are outlined in the following.

This privacy policy explains what information is collected on www.rob-hildreth.com, how it is collected, what it is used for and how it may be used in the future.

www.rob-hildreth.com complies with all UK national laws and requirements for user privacy, as well as the European data protection law, known as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

My site is hosted by Squarespace, the cookie and security features are provided, developed and built into the software by Squarespace.

Your information is never shared with any third parties, it is purely used by me to contact you if you have asked me to do so and to improve my site user experience.


INFORMATION COLLECTED:
Rob Hildreth and www.rob-hildreth.com collects the details provided by you and from your use of my service, and your visits to my website. I may collect additional information that you provide when giving me feedback or other communications, such as filling in my contact form - This information is only ever used to contact you as you wish me to do so, I never share any information. We also monitor customer traffic patterns and site use, which enables us to improve the service and products that we provide.

Unless you opt-in to my newsletter, I will only ever use your contact details, that you have provided, to communicate with you in reply to business enquiries.


DISCLOSURES OF YOUR INFORMATION:
I will NEVER pass on your personal data to anyone else.


USE OF COOKIES:
Cookies are small files saved to the user’s computer / device that track, save and store information about the user’s interactions and usage of the website. This allows the website, through its server to provide the users with a tailored experience within this website. Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website on to their computers / devices they should take necessary steps within their web browsers security settings to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors.

This website uses cookies to better the users experience while visiting the website. Most browsers allow you to turn off the cookie function. If you wish to know how to do this please look at the help menu on your browser.


WEBSITE STATISTICS:
This website uses tracking software to monitor its visitors to better understand how they use it. This software is provided by Google Analytics which uses cookies to track visitor usage. The software will save a cookie to your computer / device in order to track and monitor your engagement and usage of the website, but will not store, save or collect personal information. You can read Google’s privacy policy here for further information http://www.google.com/privacy.html.


EMAIL NEWSLETTER:
I will only have the information you provide on sign up to my newsletter and will not use this information for anything else other than sending you the newsletter you are interested in. You can opt out at any time. The information provided is your name and email address, this will go directly to my Mailchimp subscribers list and be managed on my account on the Mailchimp platform (www.mailchimp.com).

Users can subscribe to my newsletter through an online form found in the footer of my website, I also provide a clear opt-in check box to explicitly ask for your permission.

No personal details or email addresses are passed on to third parties.

Email marketing published by Rob Hildreth may contain tracking facilities within the actual email. Subscriber activity is tracked and stored in a database for future analysis and evaluation. Such tracked activity may include; the opening of emails, forwarding of emails, the clicking of links within the email content, times, dates and frequency of activity. This information is used by Mailchimp to tell me how many people have opened my emails. You can see more here https://mailchimp.com/help/enable-and-view-click-tracking/

This information is used to refine future email campaigns and supply the user with more relevant content based upon their activity. Subscribers are given the opportunity to change subscription settings, opt-out or un-subscribe at any time through an automated system. This process is detailed at the footer of each email campaign.


SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS:
The Rob Hildreth / Studio.rh website enables users to use social media sharing buttons which help and enable users share our websites content directly to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest. Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms that this website and its owners participate on are custom to the terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively.


PERSONAL DATA ACCESS RIGHTS & DELETION:

You have a right to access the personal data that is held about you. To obtain a copy of the personal information Rob Hildreth holds about you, or to request that your data be deleted, please contact me using this link.

This Privacy Policy may change in the future and therefore in order to keep up to date with any necessary changes I encourage you to check back often.



 
 

Intellectual
Property Rights.

 

I am the legal owner and licensee of all intellectual property rights on this site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

Please contact me to discuss use of material posted on this site.

You may pin works to share on Pinterest.com and also share any links to blog content with full credits and backlinks, to myself as the author, to your site or sites and social channels you associate with.

You must not modify any materials on this site in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

My status as the author of material on this site must always be acknowledged.

You must not use any part of the materials on this site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from myself, Rob Hildreth.

If you print off, copy or download any part of this site, including the intellectual and physical works that appear on it, in breach of these terms of use, your right to use this site will cease immediately and you must return or destroy, whichever I choose, any copies of the materials you have made and may be liable to costs for losses or damages incurred as a result.