Privacy Policy

Handshive Music Website Privacy Policy

Version 1.0 - 4 November 2021
What type of information do we collect ?

 

If you contact us via e-mail or our website Contact page , we will collect your name, 

e-mail address and the town/country where you live should you wish to provide it. We may also track numbers of times you engage with us.

 

In addition our website platform provider, Wix.com, collect information they consider essential to maintaining an effective and safe platform for our website.

 

Handshive Music will always treat the personal information you give us with respect and will not pass it on to third parties.

 

We don’t sell anything directly on our website. We would obviously be very pleased if you want to purchase the full downloads of our music, but you can only do this through the music website outlets who handle this for us. When known, the names of these outlets will be displayed on our website.

 

At this time we do not offer CD’s, vinyl albums or other merchandise but may to consider this in the future should there be a demand for them. In that event, we would update the website and privacy policy accordingly.

 

How do we collect information ?

 

When you send us a message on our website or converse with us by e-mail, we collect personal information you give us as stated above. Your personal information will be used for the specific reasons stated above only.

 

Our website is hosted on the Wix.com platform and your information is collected by us on that platform.

Wix use cookies to collect the information they require as shown in the table below.

 

Why do we collect such personal information ?

 

We ask for your name and e-mail address primarily so we can correspond with you to answer your message and for your town/country of origin to let us understand where our fanbase is. Please note, we do not need your home address to reply to your message.

 

We collect such non-personal and personal information for the following purposes :

 

  1. To engage with people interested in our songs and other artistic output

  2. To build a fanbase of people we may wish to contact in the future with information about our songs and music.

  3. To understand which parts of the world our followers are situated in. We don’t require specific addresses for this.

  4. To allow us to compile statistical data which indicates follower engagement and activity. eg. we may monitor how many contacts we had had from different people or locations or what albums people are most interested in etc. We do not currently do this, but may do so in future.

 

 

How do we store, use, share and disclose our site visitors' personal information?

 

Our website is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Wix.com provides us with the on-line platform that allows us to engage with you and share tasters of our music with you. Your data may be stored through Wix.com's data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall.

 

How do we communicate with our site visitors?

 

We communicate via e-mail with site visitors to respond to messages on our Contact page or reply to e-mails sent to us. 

 

We also communicate with site visitors via Blogs and comments on our Blog page.

 

If you send us an e-mail or register your e-mail address with us, we may from time to time send you e-mail communications about our activities or music, unless you specifically request us not to.

 

How do we use cookies and other tracking tools?

 

We don’t add cookies ourselves but our website hosted by Wix.com requires a number of cookies in order to function.

 

In general, the cookies which are initially placed on our Wix website may be categorized as essential cookies.

 

The table below lists the cookies placed on Wix sites:

List of Cookies placed on Wix sites 4 Nov 2021.jpg

 

Wix uses cookies for important reasons, such as:

 

  • To provide a great experience for their visitors and customers.

  • To identify their registered members (users like Handshive Music who registered to their site).

  • To monitor and analyse the performance, operation and effectiveness of Wix's platform.

  • To ensure their platform is secure and safe to use. 

 

How can site visitors withdraw their consent ?

 

If you don’t want us to process your data anymore, please contact us at handshivemusic@yahoo.com .

 

Privacy Policy Updates

 

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and /or disclose it.

 

Questions and your contact information

 

If you would like to : access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, you are invited to contact us at handshivemusic@yahoo.com .