The Rockinthering.com service (“Rockinthering.com”) is a social networking site - it exists to promote sharing and community. But when you share any information through a service like Rockinthering.com, it's important to remember that you are potentially sharing it with the entire world. The information you submit to Rockinthering.com may be accessible to anyone who visits your Rockinthering.com site (including people who are not registered Rockinthering.com users), or through search engines, mobile devices, and a variety of other devices and services. It may also be copied and redistributed by anyone who has access to it.
Rockinthering.com may collect certain information from you as described below. Rockinthering.com uses the information it collects for authentication purposes, to customize the advertising and content you see, to fulfill your requests for products and services, to provide aggregated, anonymous reporting for Rockinthering.com or third parties, to improve our services, and to communicate with you as part of the Rockinthering.com service.Registration - Required Information
When you register for a Rockinthering.com account, Rockinthering.com requires you to provide the following information:Username - a unique nickname or handle that acts as your primary identifier to other Rockinthering.com users and visitors, or viewers of Rockinthering.com material on other systems (e.g. search engines, RSS readers, cell phones, etc.). You cannot change your username and it is always publicly displayed, so please choose carefully. Password - required for signing into your Rockinthering.com account. Your password provides access to all of the information in your account, so never share your password with anyone except a parent or guardian. Email Address – an email address is required so that Rockinthering.com can contact you about your account. In addition, Rockinthering.com has several features through which information may be forwarded to this email address - including messages or invitations from other Rockinthering.com users, alerts, or logs of activity related to your account. You can control whether you receive certain of these emails by using the settings inside your Rockinthering.com account.
Your email address is never publicly displayed on Rockinthering.com. But when you email someone through Rockinthering.com, your email address will be revealed to them (e.g. as the “from” or “reply to” address on the email you send through Rockinthering.com). In addition, Rockinthering.com has a search feature that allows others to search for you by your email address, but you can control whether you appear in these search results by using the settings inside your Rockinthering.com account.
Date of Birth – is collected but never displayed on Rockinthering.comProfile Information
After you have registered for a Rockinthering.com account, you are given the opportunity to fill out information on our profile pages. Filling out the profile pages is optional - you are not required to fill out any of the profile information. If you choose to fill out the profile information, please note that this information will be posted on your Rockinthering.com Site (See “Information Submitted to Your Rockinthering.com Site”) and will potentially be accessible to the entire world.Information Submitted to Your Rockinthering.com Site
As a registered member of Rockinthering.com, you get a personal website (called a “Rockinthering.com Site”) where you can publish photos, animal information, profile information, etc. When you “publish” information to your Rockinthering.com Site, this means you are sharing the information publicly.
Other individuals may submit information to your Rockinthering.com site in the form of comments. Rockinthering.com allows only your registered friends to submit comments to your Rockinthering.com Site and allows you to delete comments submitted to your Rockinthering.com Site.Comments & Other Interactive Forums
Rockinthering.com offers many ways for users to interact by posting information to each others’ Rockinthering.com Sites or other parts of Rockinthering.com. These features include comments on individual photos, forum entries, and profile comments.
Rockinthering.com provides features designed to give you control over comments posted to your own Rockinthering.com Site. But please be aware that you may have no control over comments that you post anywhere else:
Comments on Your Own Rockinthering.com Site – Rockinthering.com gives you the ability to delete comments left on your own Rockinthering.com Site. For certain comment features, you also have the ability to control who (if anyone) can submit comments to your site.
Comments not on Your Own Rockinthering.com Site - if you post a comment anywhere other than your own Rockinthering.com Site, you may have no control over that comment - you may not be able to edit or delete it after it is submitted, and it may be copied and posted elsewhere by anyone who has access to it - so think before you submit!Email Addresses of Others (Sending Emails through Rockinthering.com)
For features such as inviting others to join Rockinthering.com or participate in specific areas of the service (collectively, “invitations”), or for forwarding information published through the service (e.g. specific weblog entries), you may provide email addresses of others to Rockinthering.com.
Rockinthering.com stores the email addresses that you provide and uses them solely to contact the owner of the email address. For invitations (such as invitations to join a network of “Rockinthering.com Friends”), Rockinthering.com sends one invitation email and may send multiple invitation reminders; for other email-based communications, Rockinthering.com sends an email specific to that communication. Rockinthering.com may share, sell or rent these email addresses with any third parties.Other Information Collected by Rockinthering.com
Every time you visit a page on the Internet, your web browser sends specific information to the web site you are visiting. Rockinthering.com's servers automatically collect and store this information, including your IP address, specific type of browser software, the pages you visit at Rockinthering.com, and information from Rockinthering.com cookies (see below). This information is also collected by third-party tracking companies that provide traffic analytics to Rockinthering.com.Cookies
Rockinthering.com may set and access Rockinthering.com cookies on your computer.
Some third-party advertisers may also set and access their own cookies on your computer. Other companies' use of their cookies is subject to their own privacy policies, not this one.
Most browsers come with the ability to restrict cookies from specific or unknown sources. Please review your browser’s documentation for more information. Please be aware, however, that many Rockinthering.com features will not be available to you if you block the placement of our cookies on your computer.MANAGING AND PROTECTING YOUR INFORMATION
Rockinthering.com provides many features designed to help you manage and control access to your information. Unless specifically stated otherwise (e.g. on the page where you submit the information), any information that you submit to Rockinthering.com may be accessible to the entire world, unless you choose to use the available features designed to help you restrict access to that information.
Rockinthering.com may email you notifications of actions happening within the website. This can include but is not limited to: profile comments, messages, picture comments, and friendship notifications.INFORMATION SHARING AND DISCLOSURE
Rockinthering.com displays targeted advertisements based on information including demographics or interests. Rockinthering.com does not provide any personally identifiable information to the advertiser when you interact with or view a targeted ad.
Please be aware that if you voluntarily provide information to a third party advertiser (e.g. you provide your email address after clicking on a targeted ad), you are consenting to the possibility that the advertiser will make the assumption that you also meet the targeting criteria used to display the ad.HOW OTHERS USE YOUR INFORMATION
Any information you publish publicly to your Rockinthering.com Site may be indexed by third party search engines (e.g. Google or Yahoo) and appear in the search results provided and controlled by those third parties. Rockinthering.com does not control the search indexes or results of those third parties. For help with removing your information from any third party search engines, please visit the websites of those third parties.Third Party Advertisers
Some third party advertisers may set and access their own cookies on your computer, collect your browser information when you view their advertisements, request information from you as part of a campaign or promotion appearing on Rockinthering.com, or request information from you on a third party website that you visit by following a linked advertisement on Rockinthering.com, etc.
Most browsers come with the ability to restrict cookies from specific or unknown sources. Please review your browser’s documentation for more information.