Privacy

Last updated April 14, 2015

MakeShaper is committed to protecting the privacy of its website users, and preventing unauthorized use of the information it collects. Below please review an outline of our privacy policy:

We take your privacy very seriously and will never sell, share, or otherwise disclose any of your personal information to anyone. Information that we collect is used only to enhance your experience on our website and for troubleshooting purposes.

  • The demographic information collected is used to process orders and to provide a more personalized purchasing experience.
  • MakeShaper.com may contain links to other sites. MakeShaper is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites.
  • When an order is placed, MakeShaper uses the contact information in order to allow us to process and fulfill your order.
  • We also monitor customer traffic patterns and site usage to help us develop a website that serves our customers’ business needs.

Google Analytics

This cookie allows us to see information on user website activities including, but not limited to page view, source and time spend on website. The information is depersonalized and is displayed as numbers, meaning it cannot be tracked back to individuals. This will help to protect your privacy. Using Google Analytics we can see what content is popular on our website, and strive to give you more of the things you enjoy reading and watching.

Google Adwords

Using Google AdWords code we are able to see which pages helped lead to contact form submissions. This allows us to make better use of our paid search budget.

Cookies

If you create a User ID, MakeShaper uses cookies only to store your User ID. This User ID is a string of random characters and contains none of your personal information. We use this so we can allow you to come back to MakeShaper without having to login each and every time. Once you login, we store this cookie on your system for a few days. By selecting Logout from the navigation bar at the top of our site you will have removed the cookie completely from your system, or you can let it expire on its own.

Some pages on MakeShaper also use cookies from Google Analytics to help us figure out how our members found our website. No personal information is stored in these cookies.

Security

Our intent is to provide privacy, integrity, and authentication in regards to our Internet communication. The security measures we have taken are intended to secure and encrypt your data, so that a third party cannot capture, read, or access the information while it is in transit between your computer and our system. Specifically, MakeShaper uses standards-based Internet protocols to safeguard the information that you provide during the purchase, payment, and most information submittal processes. We use a secure server implementing the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol to interact with you when you provide personal information during the purchase and payment processes. These processes use 128 bit encryption.