Privacy Policy

Welcome,

Please read this agreement carefully before accessing or using this site.  Thank you for visiting the www.acodaweb-freelancer.com website. acodaweb-freelancer is an additional service to  ACODAWEB LLC, the provider of the Website (referred to as “us” or “we”), we understand that the need to be discreet about the use of your information which you provide to us in the course of navigation or use of our website is critical to our business objectives and reputation.  By accessing or using the site, you agree to be bound by this agreement. The information and services on this site are provided by ACODAWEB LLC, and its suppliers, subject to your agreement to the terms and conditions below.

 

OVERVIEW

www.acodaweb-freelancer.com is firmly committed to the privacy of its members. www.acodaweb-freelancer.com works hard to earn and keep your trust, because we value the trust you place with us, and our goal is to provide you with a secure online experience and to ensure that any information you submit to us is private and used/disclosed only for the purposes and in the means described below, so it adheres to the following principles to protect your privacy:

  • Acodaweb-freelancer.com does and will not rent or sell your personally identifiable information to third parties.
  • Acodaweb-freelancer.com does and will not share your contact information with other users or third parties without your consent.
  • Any personally identifiable information that you provide to Acodaweb-freelancer.com will be secured with industry standard protocols and technology.

This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their ‘Personally identifiable information’ (PII) is being used online.

 

PLEASE READ THIS PRIVACY POLICY CAREFULLY. BY ACCESSING OR USING OUR WEBSITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTAND, AND AGREE TO BE BOUND TO ALL THE TERMS OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY AND OUR WEBSITE TERMS OF USE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, EXIT THIS PAGE AND DO NOT ACCESS OR USE THE WEBSITE.

INFORMATION COLLECTION

Acodaweb-freelancer.com is an online marketplace that connects businesses with freelancers. When you visit Acodaweb-freelancer.com you provide two types of information:

  • Personally Identifiable Information and;
  • Non Personal Identifiable Information

Personally Identifiable Information is that in which you knowingly choose to disclose to Acodaweb-freelancer.com.  It is likely requested and collected by Acodaweb-freelancer.com and the Web Site use the information collected as you interact with the Acodaweb-freelancer.com website (referred to as the “Website”).  PII consists of any information which can be used to specifically identify you as an individual.

 

When you register with Acodaweb-freelancer.com as a Freelancer or as an Employer, you provide certain personal information, including, your name, your email address and your address. Additionally, when you establish your profile as a Freelancer or as an Employer you will provide information relating to your skills, experience, education level, compensation, work availability, geographic region and self-evaluation. Such information does not identify the specificity of the individual member. Freelancers are not required to, but have the option to display their contact information (i.e. Name, address, phone number, email address, etc.) to Employers who conduct searches of the Acodaweb-freelancer.com database.

 

From time to time, we may refer to the information that you personally provide to better understand your needs and how we can improve our services. We may use that information to contact you. We will not otherwise transfer the personal information you provide on the Site to any third party unless otherwise disclosed to you.

 

Non-Personal Identifiable Information consists of aggregate information or any information that does not reveal your identity.   We, and/or our authorized Third Party Service Providers and Advertisers, may automatically collect this Non-Personally Identifiable information when you visit our Website through the use of electronic tools like Cookies and Web beacons or Pixel tags, as described below.

 

When you enter the Website, Acodaweb-freelancer.com collects your IP address. This information is gathered for all Acodaweb-freelancer.com visitors. In addition, Acodaweb-freelancer.com stores certain information from your browser using “cookies.”

 

Cookies: Cookies are very small files placed on your computer tied to information about the user. They allow us to count the number of visitors to our website, and distinguish repeat visitors from new visitors. We use “cookies” to keep track of some types of information while you are visiting our website or using our services. They also allow us to save user preferences and track user trends. We rely on cookies for the proper operation of our website; therefore if your browser is set to reject all cookies, the website will not function properly. We also use session ID cookies to confirm that users are logged in and users who refuse cookies assume all responsibility for any resulting loss of functionality. These cookies terminate once the user closes the browser. By default, Acodaweb-freelancer.com uses a persistent cookie that stores your login ID (but not your password) to make it easier for you to login when you return to the Website.   We do not link the cookies to any PII.  Note, Cookie preferences are set within each browser’s Internet options/preferences.

 

Web Beacons: “Web beacons” (also known as “clear GIFs” and “pixel tags”) are small transparent graphic images that are often used in conjunction with cookies in order to further personalize our website for our users and to collect a limited set of information about our visitors. We may also use web beacons in email communications in order to understand the behavior of our customers. We do not link the web beacons to any PII.

Log Files: Any time you visit any of our websites, our servers automatically gather information from your browser (such as your IP addresses, browser type, Internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks) to analyze trends, administer the site, prevent fraud, track visitor movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information. For example, we may log your IP address for system administration purposes. IP addresses are logged to track a user’s session. This gives us an idea of which parts of our site users are visiting. We do not share the log files externally.  Others may include: We also collect information about you when you register or subscribe to any of our services.

Others: Demographic Data, Online Survey Data, Information Regarding Your Friends, Public Forums, etc. are still part of the information that we may collect and gather from you. In addition to some of the above stated uses, by using our site, you agree to allow us to anonymously use the information from you and your experiences to continue our research into successful relationships. This research, conducted by psychologists and behavior research scientists, may be published in academic journals. However, all of your responses will be kept anonymous, and no PII will be published.

When it involves posting information on a bulletin board, or participate in a public message board, you should be aware that any personally identifiable information you choose to provide there can be read, collected, or used by other users of these forums and could be used to send you unsolicited messages. Acodaweb-freelancer.com is not responsible for the personally identifiable information you choose to submit in these forums.

 

Acodaweb-freelancer.com is the sole owner of the information collected through the Website.

 

INFORMATION USE

In general, we may use the information we collect from you when you register, place an order or make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:

  • To personalize a user’s experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
  • To improve our website in order to serve you better.
  • To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
  • To quickly process your transactions.
  • To ask for ratings and reviews of services or products
  • To follow up with them after correspondence (live chat, email or phone inquiries)
  • Other uses may include: to analyze trends, gather demographic information, comply with applicable law, and cooperate with law enforcement activities

Acodaweb-freelancer.com will not sell or rent any collected information to third parties. Acodaweb-freelancer.com will not share your contact information with other users or third parties except in connection with possible employment and with your express consent. All registered Acodaweb-freelancer.com members click the “I AGREE” checkbox on the registration form to agree to the Acodaweb-freelancer.com Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. Accordingly, all registered users agree that certain profile information is accessible to other registered users.

 

Acodaweb-freelancer.com records IP addresses for system administration purposes. This information is used to diagnose server problems, monitor traffic patterns, analyze trends, administer the website, track member user patterns, and identify the most popular areas of the website to deliver content most relevant to registered members. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information and are only used to gather broad demographic information for aggregate use, except in the case of fraud.

 

Acodaweb-freelancer.com reserves the right to share aggregated demographic information with its partners and/or advertisers, such information will not be linked to personal information that identifies registered users, except in the case of fraud.

 

GOOGLE ANALYTICS & ADWORDS

Google Analytics: We use Google Analytic tracking to review visitor website activities, including: page views, source and time spent on our website. The collected 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 Analytic, we learn how to give you a better visitor experience.

 

Google AdWords: Using Google AdWords tracking codes, we can see which pages help lead to different conversions on Acodaweb-freelancer.com. This allows us to better use our paid advertising budget.

 

Remarketing With Google Analytics: We use the Google Analytics Remarketing code to log when visitors view specific web pages. This will allow us to provide targeted advertising in the future.

  • Third-party vendors, including Google, may show Acodaweb-freelancer.com’s ads across the internet.
  • Acodaweb-freelancer.com and third-party vendors, including Google, use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on a user’s past visits to Acodaweb-freelancer.com.

 

Opting Out:  Visitors can opt out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using their Ads Settings. Additionally, visitors can opt out of the Google Analytics Browser Add-On.

 

DISCLOSURE OF PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION

We will not share your Personally Identifiable Information with other parties except as provided below:

  • We may share your information with Authorized Third Party Service Providers. We provide some of our services and products through third parties. These “Third Party Service Providers” perform functions on our behalf, like sending out and distributing our administrative and promotional emails. We may share your Personally Identifiable Information with such Service Providers to send postal or email, remove repetitive information on customer lists, analyze data, provide marketing assistance, provide search results and links, operate the Website, troubleshoot, and provide customer service. We may also collect personal information from individuals and companies (“Affiliates“) with whom we have business relationships and may have to also share their information with Service Providers to accomplish our administrative tasks. We encourage Third Party Service Providers to adopt and post privacy policies. However, the use of your Personally Identifiable Information by such parties is governed by the privacy policies of such parties and is not subject to our control.

 

  • We may share your information in a Business Transfer. As with any other business, we could merge with, or be acquired by another company. If this occurs, the successor company would acquire the information we maintain, including Personally

 

  • Identifiable Information. However, Personally Identifiable Information would remain subject to this Privacy Policy.

 

  • We may share your information for our Protection and the Protection of Others. We may also disclose Personally Identifiable Information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law or a court order; enforce or apply this Privacy Policy, our Website Terms of Use or other agreements; or protect the rights, property or safety of the Website, its Users or others.

DISCLOSURE OF NON-PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION

We may disclose or share Non-Personally Identifiable Information with Partners, Affiliates and Advertisers. For example, we may share aggregated demographic information (which does not include any Personally Identifiable Information) with “Third Party Advertisers” or “Third Party Advertising Companies” and other parties as provided below: We use Third Party Advertising Companies to serve ads when you visit our Web site. These companies may use Non-Personally Identifiable Information about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide, through the use of network tags, advertisements about goods and services that may be of interest to you. We also use Third Party Service Providers to track and analyze Non-Personally Identifiable usage and volume statistical information from our Users to administer our Web site and constantly improve its quality. We may also publish this information for promotional purposes or as a representative audience for Advertisers. Please note that this is not Personally Identifiable Information, only general summaries of the activities of our Users. Such data is collected on our behalf, and is owned and used by us.

LINKS

The extended links displayed on the acodaweb-freelancer’s website is part of acodaweb. Those websites though are belong to acodaweb LLC, they have their own terms of Use and Privacy Police. You are advised to read before using the website. From each of the websites, you can easily return to acodaweb-freelancer’s website by following its link.

SECURITY POLICY

Acodaweb-freelancer.com takes industry standard protocols and technology to protect registered user information. Acodaweb-freelancer.com is a COMODO CA Limited Signed Site. Please click the COMODO CA logo at the bottom of any page in the website to view our official COMODO CA certificate. All transactions performed through Acodaweb-freelancer.com are conducted in a Secure Socket Layer (SSL) session. The Secure Socket Layer encrypts all transaction data for transmittal in a format that prevents data theft. This process protects all private information from being disclosed to third parties. While on a secure page, the lock icon at the bottom of a Web browser (i.e. Firefox or Chrome) becomes locked.

 

Acodaweb-freelancer.com also protects registered user information offline. All registered user information is restricted within our offices. The servers used to store personally identifiable information are housed in a secure, supervised environment. In addition, only Acodaweb-freelancer.com employees who need specific information to perform a task are granted access to personally identifiable information.

 

UPDATING AND CORRECTING INFORMATION

We believe that you should have the ability to access and edit the Personally Identifiable Information you provide us. You may change any of your Personally Identifiable Information by logging into your user account created on https://www.acodaweb-freelancer.com/ and update your profile details sent to us. We encourage you to promptly update your Personally Identifiable Information if it changes. In addition, in may be impossible for us to completely delete all of your information because we periodically backup information.

MANDATORY COMMUNICATIONS

Acodaweb-freelancer.com sends all newly registered users a welcome email to verify their email addresses. At times, Acodaweb-freelancer.com sends service announcements to its registered Employers and Freelancers. Registered Users cannot unsubscribe from service announcements that discuss upcoming changes that affect their Acodaweb-freelancer.com accounts. In addition, we communicate with registered members via personal emails or phone calls to provide requested services.

 

OPTIONAL COMMUNICATIONS

Registered users receive monthly e-newsletters containing information on Acodaweb-freelancer.com products, services and announcements. Occasionally, registered users receive e-postcards that highlight special Acodaweb-freelancer.com announcements and features. Registered users can opt-out of the above listed communications. Please see our Choice/Opt-out section below.

 

CHOICE/OPT-OUT

Upon registration, users can opt-out of Acodaweb-freelancer.com’s option communications. Additionally, registered users can, at any time, modify their Acodaweb-freelancer.com email (service announcement) preferences by updating their account information.

As discussed above, you can always choose not to provide information, although it may be required to engage in a certain activity on the Web site. We will send you information regarding updates about our products and promotional offers. You cannot opt-out of Administrative Emails.

Administrative Emails” relate to a User’s activity on the Website, and include emails regarding a particular User’s account and requests or inquiries. If you do not wish to receive them, you have the option to deactivate your account. In contrast to Administrative Emails, however, you do have a choice with respect to Promotional Emails. Promotional Emails advertise our products and services, and/or the products and services of our Advertisers and Affiliates. If you do not want to receive Promotional Emails from us, you may select to opt-out of receiving Promotional Emails at any time after registering by hitting the “unsubscribe” button at the bottom of any of our e-mails. When contacting us, please indicate your name, address, email address, and what Promotional Emails you do not want to receive.

You may use the following options for removing your information, including an unauthorized profile, from our e-mail database if you wish to opt out of receiving promotional e-mails and newsletters.

Click on the “unsubscribe” link on the bottom of the e-mail sent to you;

Or

Send mail to the following postal address letting us know which promotional e-mails you wish to opt-out of:

ACODAWEB LLC

1500 District Ave,
Burlington, MA 01803
Email: admin@acodaweb-freelancer.com

 

DO NOT TRACK SIGNALS?

We honor do not track signals and do not track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.

NOTIFICATION OF CHANGES

Acodaweb-freelancer.com reserves the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. If Acodaweb-freelancer.com alters its Privacy Policy, it will promptly post all changes in the Employer and Freelancer Announcement areas. By continuing to use Acodaweb-freelancer.com after changes have been made to this policy, you are consenting to the changes.

AGE RESTRICTIONS

Minors under the age of 18 may not use the Website. We do not collect or maintain information from anyone known to be under the age of 18, and no part of the Website is designed to attract anyone under the age of 18. If you are under 18, you may use Acodaweb-freelancer.com only with the involvement of a parent or guardian. This in line with The Federal Trade Commission, the nation’s consumer protection agency, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety online.

CAN SPAM ACT

The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations. We collect your email address in order to send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions. To be in accordance with CANSPAM we agree to the following:

  • NOT use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
  • Identify the message as an advertisement in any reasonable way.
  • Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
  • Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
  • Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
  • Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email.

COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARK NOTICE

The contents of this site are the exclusive property of Acodaweb LLC and its users or members, and may not be copied, distributed, displayed, altered or modified, or reproduced or transmitted, in any form or by any means, including, but not limited to, electronic, photocopy, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of www.acodaweb-freelancer.com. The corporate and product names, slogans, logos and other content contained on this site are the registered or unregistered trademarks or service marks of www.acodaweb-freelancer.com or are used by www.acodaweb-freelancer.com with the permission of their owners. The use, copying or alteration of any Trademark without the express prior written consent of www.acodaweb-freelancer.com or, where applicable, the registered owner’s express prior written consent is strictly prohibited. The Trademarks are protected under the Trademark Act and by state or common law.

DATA RETENTION

Because many users tend to use our service at different points, we retain your personal information for continued service and convenience purposes until you advise us not to do so. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we may retain personal information in order to comply with applicable laws, keep accurate records, resolve disputes, prevent fraud, enforce our Terms and Conditions of Service or other agreements, or for any other legally permissible purpose.

ACCEPTANCE OF PRIVACY STATEMENT

Your use of our website(s), including any dispute concerning privacy, is subject to this privacy statement and the applicable Terms and Conditions of Service. BY USING OUR WEBSITE, YOU ARE ACCEPTING THE PRACTICES SET OUT IN THIS PRIVACY STATEMENT AND THE APPLICABLE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement page and any other places we deem appropriate so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here, or by other means, such as e-mail, at our discretion. Your continued use of any portion of our website following posting of the updated privacy statement will constitute your acceptance of the changes.

CONTACT

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the information below.

ACODAWEB LLC

1500 District Ave,
Burlington, MA 01803
admin@acodaweb-freelancer.com