Data privacy statement

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(1) General:

(1.1) For Websitebutler, the responsible handling of personal data is of the highest importance. We follow all statutory data protection regulations. You can submit questions about the data privacy statement to office@websitebuild.net. The collection and use of your data takes place only based on the service requested by you and serves as the complete fulfillment of the deliverables. Websitebutler uses the data provided by you exclusively for conducting and fulfilling business-related processes. Transfer to third parties for promotional purposes does not take place.

(1.2) Websitebutler shall ensure that all persons that are entrusted by Websitebutler with the handling of personal data know and observe the Websitebutler data protection guidelines.

(1.3) Websitebutler stores all incorporated contents of the created website in order to be able to provide the service.

(1.4) Websitebutler electronically stores registered data in compliance with the data protection laws.

(2) Data collection, use and utilization

(2.1) Company name / name, email, password and the industry are required at the registration for the creation of the user account / website. Your email address is used for our own promotional purposes (newsletters) until you unsubscribe from the newsletter. It is possible to unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time. For the paid packages "Basic" and "Business", further information is required, among other things, to fulfill the requirements of the domain registration providers. Further, the data is used for the business operation and will be stored (even after cancellation) for 7 years, among other things, due to fiscal reasons.

(3) Third party data access:

(3.1) Where Websitebutler uses third parties to provide the offered services, Websitebutler is entitled to disclose the user data, if this is necessary to ensure the operation.

(3.2) In cases of obligation to give information about personal data, the data will be disclosed to third parties, e.g. in cases of infringement of law or similar.

(3.3) No data is transferred to third parties with the use of our internal statistics analysis tool.

(3.4) Users should handle the published contents with due care and responsibility, since these can be viewed by third parties.

(3.5) If Websitebutler should be taken over by another company, the personal data can be transferred to the legal successor after prior consent and approval. For this purpose, the user will be informed in advance and in time and asked for his/her approval.

(3.6) Billing data is transferred to third parties, where this is required for the billing process. For example, with payments via PayPal or per direct debit.

(3.7) For the purpose of protection from abuse through third parties, the user commits to keeping the login data confidential.

(4) Cookies & visitor analysis

(4.1) To make the visit to our website attractive and to allow the use of specific functions, we use so-called cookies on various sites. They consist of small text files, which are stored on your terminal device. Some of the cookies we use are erased at the end of the browsing session, in other words after having closed your browser (they are called session cookies). Other cookies remain on your terminal device and enable us or our partner organizations to recognize your browser on your next visit (persistent cookies).
You can configure your browser in such a way as to stay informed when cookies are being set, so that you can decide on an individual basis whether or not to accept these, or to prevent the acceptance of cookies in certain cases or on a general basis. In case cookies are not accepted, our site’s functionality may be restricted.

(4.2) On this website, by means of Piwik, an open source web analysis service that runs on our servers, data is collected and stored to enable the anonymous creation of user profiles.
These user profiles are used to analyze visitor behavior and are evaluated for the improvement and the design of our offer in line with demand.
To do this, cookies can be used. They are small text files, which are locally stored on the website visitor’s computer, and in such a way, enable recognition when a new visit to our website occurs.
The anonymous user profiles are not linked with personal information about the user who created the profile, without the individual giving express consent.
You can object to the data collection and storage for web analysis purposes at all times, which will take effect from then on, by activating the “Do Not Track“ (Do Not Track) function of your browser.

(4.3) After the sign-up or registration, a cookie will be used to identify the browser. This way, you will have to enter your password only once, when editing your website, since a cookie is needed to identify your user account.

(4.4) Cookies of advertisers are used on the pages of the "Free" service package as well as generally on the pages of Websitebutler, and in particular on Webvisitenkarte.net. The advertisers (such as Google via the Google AdSense program) use cookies (or similar) in order to use the IP address, ISP, standard browser types and more for promotional purposes. Hence, ads that are consistent with the content will be run, which usually is in the interest of the page viewer.

(5) Use of Facebook Social Plugins

(5.1) This website uses so-called social plugins (“Plugins”) from the social network Facebook, which is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Facebook"). The plugins are marked with a Facebook logo or with the words “Facebook Social Plugin”. An overview of the Facebook Plugins and their appearance can be found here: http://developers.facebook.com/plugins

(5.2) When you call up a page on our website that contains such a plugin, your browser sets up a direct connection to the Facebook servers. The contents of the plugin are directly transmitted from Facebook to your browser and integrated by the latter within the website.

(5.3) Due to the integration of the plugin, Facebook receives the information that your browser has called up from the corresponding site on our website, even if you don’t own a Facebook account or are currently not logged into Facebook. This information (including your IP address) is transmitted from your browser directly to a Facebook server in the USA, where it is stored.

(5.4) If you are logged into Facebook, Facebook can directly associate the visit of our website with your Facebook account. If you interact with the plugins, for instance by pressing the “Like” button or leaving a comment, the corresponding information is also directly transmitted to a Facebook server and stored. Moreover, the information is published on Facebook and shown to your Facebook friends.

(5.5) Facebook may use this information for promotional purposes, market research and for the design of Facebook pages in line with demand. For this purpose, Facebook creates profiles of use, interests and relationships, for instance to evaluate your use of our website with regard to the promotional ad displayed on Facebook, to inform other Facebook users about your activities on our website, and to provide further services relating to the use of Facebook.

(5.6) If you do not wish Facebook to associate the information gathered through our website appearance with your Facebook account, you need to log out of Facebook prior to visiting our website.

(5.7) The purpose and scope of the data collection and further processing and use thereof by Facebook, as well as your rights relating to this and the configuration possibilities for the protection of your privacy are to be found on the Facebook data protection notices: http://www.facebook.com/policy.php

(6) Change of the data privacy statement

(6.1) Where the legal situation requires so or our service is being adapted, we reserve the right to adapt the data privacy statement accordingly. All users will be notified per email about a possible adaptation.

(7) Contact / data information

(7.1)According to the Federal Data Protection Act, you have a right to information regarding your stored data, free of charge, as well as correction, blockage or deletion of these data, where appropriate.

(7.2) For questions to the collection, processing or use of your personal data, for information, correction, blockage or deletion purposes as well as for the revocation of already provided consents, please contact:

Websitebutler GmbH
Klosterstraße 62
10179 Berlin
support@websitebuild.net