We value your privacy, and we are committed to safeguarding your privacy online. Set forth below are the guidelines we use for protecting the information you provide us during a visit to Lakepedia.com (the "Website").
Information We Collect
When you visit Lakepedia.com, we collect non-personally identifiable information about you, such as your IP address, the date and time you accessed the Website, the hardware, software or internet browser you use, and information about your computer’s operating system, like application versions and your language settings. We also collect information about your online activity, such as content viewed, pages visited, and searches made.
There are also other instances where you’ll provide us with information. For example, if you’re browsing the "nearby lakes" section, you can enable Lakepedia.com to see your current location – this helps us provide you with the best possible service.
Information You Submit
In a few areas on the Website we ask you to provide information that will enable us to improve your experience on the Website or to follow up with you after your visit. It is completely optional for you to participate. You can also open a traveler account, which allows you to add personal details about yourself, and upload photos.
The information you submit can include personal information such as your first and last name, email address, username, password, date of birth, gender, city, state, and country of residence. We may also request information about your interests, social media accounts, and your website. If you create an account on Lakepedia.com, we collect data about how you use your profile, such as how you add photos and profile completion.
How We Use Your Information
We use the information to improve the speed of the Website and provide a better user experience. We do not share this information with any third party. We also use the information you submit for internal marketing efforts - for example, to help us improve the Website design provide a better user experience.
We may use your personal information to alert you to special offers, updated information and other new services. If you do not want to receive such mailings you can easily opt-out of receiving further marketing from us by sending an e-mail with your request. We will not give or sell your personal information to any third party without your consent or notification on the Website.
Lakepedia.com is a service you are only allowed to use if you are over 18 years of age. We will never knowingly collect information from users under the age of 18.
What Else Should You Know
Please be careful and responsible whenever you're online. If you post personal information online that is accessible to the public, you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties in return. While we strive to protect your personal information, we can not ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk.