Privacy policy

This privacy policy describes how I (Matt Ayres) protect and make use of the information you share when you use this website.

If you are asked to provide information when using this website, it will only be used in the ways described in this privacy policy.

This policy may be updated. The latest version is published on this page.

This website privacy policy was updated on 23 May 2018.

If you have any questions about this policy, please email mattayreswrites@gmail.com or write to Matt Ayres, Rabble Studio, 103 Bute Street, Cardiff CF10 5AD.

Introduction

I gather and use certain information about individuals in order to provide better services and to enable certain functions on this website.

I also collect information to better understand how visitors use this website and to present timely, relevant information to them.

What data I gather

I collect the following information:

  • Name and job title
  • Contact information including email address
  • Demographic information such as location, preferences and interests
  • Website usage data
  • Other information relevant to client enquiries
  • Other information pertaining to special offers and surveys

How I use this data

Collecting this data helps me to understand what you are looking for from my business, enabling me to deliver improved services.

Specifically, I may use data:

  • For my own internal records
  • To improve the services I provide
  • To contact you in response to a specific enquiry
  • To send you promotional emails about services, offers and other things I think might be relevant to you
  • To contact you via email for market research

Cookies and how I use them

A cookie is a small file placed on your computer's hard drive. It enables my website to identify your computer as you view different pages on the site.

Cookies allow websites and applications to store your preferences in order to present content, options or functions that are specific to you. They also enable the website owner to see information like how many people use the website and what pages they tend to visit.

I use cookies to analyse my web traffic using analytics software. Aggregated usage data helps me to improve the website structure, design, content and functions.

Cookies do not provide me with access to your computer or any information about you, other than that which you choose to share.

You can use your web browser’s cookie settings to determine how my website (and others) use cookies. If you do not want my website to store cookies on your computer or device, you should set your web browser to refuse cookies.

Controlling information about you

When you fill in a form or provide your details on my website, you may opt-in to receive marketing communications from me by email.

If you have agreed that I can use your information for marketing purposes, you can change your mind easily by sending an email to mattayreswrites@gmail.com or clicking the unsubscribe button in any of my emails.

I will never lease, distribute or sell your personal information to third parties unless I have your permission or the law requires me to.

Security

I take security seriously and have taken steps to prevent unauthorised disclosure or access to your information, including physical and electronic security safeguards.

Links from my website

My website contains links to other websites.

Please note that I have no control of websites outside my own domain. If you provide information to a website to which I link, I am not responsible for its protection and privacy.