Privacy policy

 

Privacy policy

Marketing VF Limited Privacy Policy Statement

We are Startups.co.uk, trading as Marketing VF Limited

Company number: 06951544

 

Our postal address is: Block C, Imperial Works, Perren Street, London NW5 3ED

Our registered address is: Block C, Imperial Works, Perren Street, London NW5 3ED

Telephone 020 7183 3932

Email hello@startups.co.uk

This policy covers all sites produced by Marketing VF Limited. Marketing VF Limited is committed to protecting your privacy online. This privacy policy informs you what personal information Marketing VF collects and the purposes for which it uses this information. This policy may change from time to time.

Disclosures

Marketing VF Limited may disclose your information, under strict terms of confidentiality and restriction of use, to partners of Marketing VF Ltd who supply services on behalf of Marketing VF Limited and who require to process personal data in the provision of such services. When you use Marketing VF Limited Services you are consenting to the disclosure of your personal information to Marketing VF Limited partners, unless you have otherwise informed us that you do not wish us to disclose your personal information. However, under certain circumstances the force of law may require the provision of information to legal authorities. In order to safeguard the interests of its subscribers Marketing VF Limited will comply with any such legally binding request.

Information we collect

Identifiable information – Your information is collected when you register or fill in a form on a Marketing VF Limited website, or you send an email to Marketing VF Limited. The information that is provided by you will only be used for the purpose for which it is provided, unless you are informed otherwise at the time of giving the information. You may inform Marketing VF Limited at any time if you wish Marketing VF Limited to cease using your personal information. Non identifiable information – Marketing VF Limited will from time to time collect information from you that does not reveal your personal identity, for example we may ask you to complete online polls. Marketing VF Limited uses this information for editorial purposes, and occasionally for other internal purposes. This information is only used in aggregate form and is not connected to any name, address or other personal identifying information.

How we use personal information

Marketing VF Limited processes personal information for the purpose of providing a personalised service, running competitions and providing you with information about products and services on offer. Marketing VF may from time to time use your contact information to tell you about news or events provided by Marketing VF Limited or one of its strategic partners. You may opt-out of receiving such mailings, either when you register with Marketing VF Ltd or at any time afterwards. Marketing VF Limited may also contact you with important information about your registration details even if you have opted-out of receiving promotional emails.

International Transfers

Marketing VF Limited shall take steps to ensure that any transfer of data to a country or territory outside the European Economic Area, whose laws provide for a different standard of protection for your personal data than that provided under English law, shall be made subject to contractual arrangements which will require that your data be processed to at least a standard compliant with the Data Protection Act 1998 and the Electronic Communications Regulations 2003

Links & Security

There are links on Marketing VF web sites to third party web sites which Marketing VF Limited has no control over. Marketing VF accepts no responsibility or liability for any third party practices on third party websites. Data transmission over the Internet is never totally secure and whilst Marketing VF Limited tries to protect your personal information, Marketing VF Limited cannot warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk.

Cookies and other tracking devices

Our site is primarily funded by advertising which relies on our use of cookies. By using our site, you consent to our use of cookies.

Cookies are information that are sent to and stored on your computer. They are used to identify you when you visit our sites. Cookies are used to remember passwords, usernames, passwords and your preferences.They are also used to provide us with anonymous statistical information about how our site is used.

If you wish, you can disable Cookies on your Internet browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Google Chrome etc) but this will affect all sites that you visit, and could mean that they no longer function for you.Instructions on how to switch cookies off can be found by using the Help option within your browser and searching for “switch off cookies”. Please be aware that you will need to switch off the cookies on every browser you use.For further information about cookies, including how to delete them please visit http://www.aboutcookies.org/

Cookies in use on this site

Our site is constantly evolving as we add new articles, content and tools to make sure our users find it as valuable as possible.As such, this list will be updated over time, so we suggest you check back regularly.

Our cookies allow you to use our site and provide our advertisers and partners with anonymous reporting information.

Cookie

Description

Startups

These cookies make it possible for you to post in your forums and use your site by prefilling your details where appropriate.  Without these cookies, you will not be able to post in our forums and the site may not work properly for you. 

 

Disqus and mediacdn.disqus.com

Used by our comments management platform, this cookie recognises you and attributes your profile name to your posts.  Without these cookies, you will not be able to comment on our articles.  More information: http://docs.disqus.com/help/30

 

tubemogul.com

This is used by our video player technology, Brightcove, to allow you to use the controls on our video player including play, pause, fast forward and rewind our videos.  Without this cookie you will not be able to watch our videos.

 

Google Analytics

This provides anonymous tracking of our site traffic to allow us to understand more about how our site is used, and which sections are popular.  In this way, we can monitor and track how to improve what we provide to our readers. More information is available herehttps://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/policies/

 

Google Website optimiser

This tool allows us to test different versions of our site automatically so that we can identify improvements that make it easier to use for you.

 

Scorecardresearch.com

Part of the ComScore family, this provides anonymous tracking of site traffic.   http://www.scorecardresearch.com/privacy.aspx

 

Quantserve.com

This also provides anonymous tracking of site traffic  http://www.quantcast.com/privacy

 

Dianomioffers.co.uk

We track which of our reports and guides are of interest to our users using this cookie.

 

Adtech.de

This is our chosen advertisement delivery platform for banner advertisements. This site is paid for by our advertisers and as such, our funding is based on providing advertisers with solutions with robust and accurate metrics on the performance of their campaigns.  This allows us to keep our site and our content free to use. All data collected is always anonymous. Without this technology, we would not be able to operate this site.

 

intellitxt.com

 

This powers our in-article encyclopaedia where you highlight specific words and provide an associate advertisement is provided by Vibrant Media. More information is here: http://www.vibrantmedia.com/privacy.asp

 

In addition, we also provide a number of tools and content provided by approved third parties. Some of these tools rely on cookies to provide the service. To find out more about their use of cookies, please refer to our partner’s sites. These cookies are only used when you use the tools, so if you have any concerns, we recommend you do not use the tools.

Marketing VF websites may contain advertisements or content created and provided by third parties. These advertisements or content may also place Cookies on your computer. These cookies collect information about your use of the Internet. Marketing VF does not control the collection or use of your information by such advertisers and our privacy policy does not apply to such information. Please contact the advertiser directly if you have any concerns.

Contact Marketing VF Ltd: Data Controller, Marketing VF Ltd, Block C, Imperial Works, Perren Street, London NW5 3ED
Email: hello@startups.co.uk