Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit coffeehouse.institute (the “Site”).

PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT

When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information”.

We collect Device Information using the following technologies:

  • “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit All About Cookies
  • “Log files” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps
  • “Web beacons”, “tags”, and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site

When we talk about “Personal Information” in this Privacy Policy, we are talking about Device Information.

HOW DO WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?

We use the Personal Information that we collect to communicate with you, and monitor your site usage for illegal or disruptive actions.

We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimize our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our community browse and interact with the Site).

SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

Where plausible, we do NOT share any personally identifiable information with any other entities either inside or outside of the 'Fediverse'

DATA RETENTION

When you use the Site, we will maintain your Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information (you can use the "Delete Account" option in your Account Settings.

CHANGES

We may update this privacy policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons. Where possible, we will inform you before any changes are made, and let you know where to find the updates and amendments.

AGE RESTRICTION

While it is not an absolute rule, if we think you are not of age, or not capable of following the guidelines of this site, we may ask you to provide parental permission, as this Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 18.

Coffeehouse Institute

Coffeehouse an invite only social group specifically for creators and creative people of all walks of life.