1. Responsible office and contact
Responsible office in accordance with the German Data Protection Act, for the collection, processing and use of your personal data, is:
Egoditor UG (haftungsbeschränkt)
Egoditor UG (haftungsbeschränkt)
Fax: +49 (0) 521 – 44 81 44 – 99
2. Collection, processing and use of personal data
Personal data is only collected if you provide it to us by concluding a contract, creating a user account, signing up for our email newsletter or requesting offers. Personal data is data which contains information about personal and factual circumstances of a certain user. This data will be used without your express approval and only for the performance of contracts or the processing of your requests.
3. Processing of personal data
Your personal data will not be passed on to third parties unless such passing on is not neccessary for the provision or billing of contractual services or if there is a legal disclosure obligation. An exeption exists only if the user has expressly given his consent for this, which may be revoked at any time.
We use the so-called double opt in procedure for the subscription to our newsletter, i.e. after signing up to our newsletter we will send you a notification email and ask you to confirm that you would like to receive our newsletter by clicking a link. In case you do not want to receive our newsletter anymore, you may refuse to receive it at any time without incurring any costs other than the transmission costs in accordance with the basic tariffs. A written notification to the contact data mentioned in clause 1 is sufficient. In addition, you will find an unsubscribe link in every newsletter.
5. Essential information
Egoditor is entitled to contact you in case of relevant changes in the area of conditions or services that are essential for the duration of the contractual relationship via phone, email, fax or letter.
The website uses so-called “cookies” which serve to make the Internet presence more user-friendly, effective and safe. Furthermore, cookies allow us to measure the frequency of page views and the general navigation. Please note that some of these cookies, in most cases so-caled “session cookies”, will be transferred from our server onto your system. Session cookies delete themselves again automatically from your hard drive. Of course you may decline to accept cookies as long as your browser allows this.
7. Log files
During each access to the websites of Egoditor usage data will be transmitted by the respective Internet browser and saved in protocol files, so-called server log files. The stored data records contain the following data: date and time of access, name of the accessed site, IP address, referrer URL, the volume of data transmited as well as product and version information of the used browser. IP addresses of users will be deleted or made anonymous following termination of use. Anonymizing IP addresses means to change them so that single details about personal and factual circumstances cannot be related to a specific or identifiable natural person. These log file data records will be evaluated in an anonymized form in order to improve our services and offers and make them more user-friendly, find and correct errors and to control the utilization of servers.
8. Web analysis with Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files, that will be saved on your computer and allow an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie concerning your use of this website will be generally passed on to a Google server in the USA and saved there. In case of an activation of the IP anonymization for this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other Contracting States to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. The complete IP address will only be transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and shortened there in exceptional cases. On behalf of the website operator, Google will use these information in order to evaluate your website usage, create reports about website activities for the website operator and provide other services related to the use of the website and the Internet. The IP address transmitted by your browser will not be combined with other data held by Google. You may decline to accept cookies in your browser settings; however, please note that if you do so, you might not be able to make full use of all the functions on this website. You may also prevent the collection of data (including your IP address) that is related to your use of the website and generated by cookies as well as the processing of this data by Google simply by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following website: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.
9. Google AdSense
This website uses Google AdSense, a service for integrating advertisements of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google AdSense uses so-called “Cookies”, text data that is saved on your computer and allows the analysis of the use of the website. Google AdSense also uses so-called Web beacons (invisible graphics). These Web beacons enable the analysis of information such as the traffic on these sites. Information about the use of this website (including your IP adress) and the delivery of advertising formats generated by cookies and Web beacons will be processed to a server of Google in the USA and will be saved there. This information my be processed to contractual partners of Google by Google. Google will not associate your IP adress with any other Google data. You may decline to accept cookies in your browser settings; however, please note that if you do so, you might not be able to make full use of all the functions on this website. Through the use of this website, you express your consent to the processing of data collected by Google about you in the manner described above and for the purposes previously mentioned.
10. Use of Social Media Services
10.1 Facebook Plugins (e.g. Like-Buttons)
10.3 Google +1
Collection and processing of information:
With the Google +1 button you may publish information worldwide. In addition, you and other users receive personalized content from Google and our partners. Google saves the information that you have given +1 for a content as well as information about the site that you have visited when you have clicked on +1. Your +1 may be shown on the Internet in combination with your profile name and your picture in Google services (e.g. in search results or in your Google profile) or elsewhere on websites or advertisements. Google stores information about your +1 activities in order to improve Google services for you and others. In order to use the Google +1 button, you need a worldwide-visible, public Google profile that must at least contain the name chosen for the profile. This name is used in all Google services. In some cases this name may also replace an other name that you have used while sharing content under your Google account. The identity of your Google profile may be displayed to users who know your email address or have other personally-identifying information about you.
Use of collected information:
In addition to the above-mentioned purposes, information provided by you will be used according to the valid data protection regulations. Google may publish aggregated statistics about the +1 activities of users or passes these on to users and partners such as publishers, advertisers or connected websites.
11. Right of access
You have the right to become informed gratuitously about your saved data and the right of rectification, disabling and deletion of personal data. If you have any questions concerning the collection, processing or use of your personal data, please contact us. The same is valid for information, deletion and change requests regarding your personal data as well as for revocation of given consent. The contact address can be found in our Legal Notice.