Last Updated: April 22, 2019
Who We Are
We are Viadat LLC, provider of store locator software, WordPress Store Locator – LotsOfLocales™, enabling developers to build websites displaying and managing important locations on a map searchable by a website’s visitors.
We collect license key activation data, this includes:
- Web domain on which the license was activated
- License key(s)
- Name of the product(s) being activated
- Name of purchaser
- Zip / postal code
- Last four digits of credit card number
We collect this information in order to provide services to our site visitors and customers needing to purchase and validate their software and to improve how we provide these services over time. Below, there are options to opt-out of tracking, where provided to us, for each analytics service. You may also turn on your browsers ‘Do Not Track’ option for additional exclusion.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
When visitors leave use the contact form on the site we collect the data shown in the contact form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. The visitor’s IP address is anonymized by removing its last octet.
We retain contact form submissions indefinitely for ongoing customer service purposes and to maintain record of past conversations and resolutions.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
We collect data about traffic to our site via tools such as Google Analytics, WordPress Stats, Clicky Web Analytics, Slimstat, Inspectlet, and Hotjar. More detail provided below.
- Visitor IP addresses are anonymized by removing the last 1 or 2 octets of the visitor’s IP address and all form entry data is censored / suppressed, where applicable, for:
- Visitor IP addresses are collected by Automattic (parent company to WordPress.com), but not visible to us, the site owner, and are retained by Automattic for 28 days, for:
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
We protect your data via a SSL data connection using SHA-256 with RSA encryption. Data is hosted in a private, safe, and secure datacenter. Additionally, all data collected by third parties is encrypted during transmission.
Though we take all reasonable measures to secure your data, in the event of a data breach involving your personal data, we will attempt to notify you by email.
If you have any other questions or concerns about how we use any information, please contact us at:
Email: support [at] viadat [dot] com