PostCode.io Privacy Policy


The Privacy Policy outlines the types of information we gather when you visit our website postcode.io, as well as some of the steps we take to safeguard it.


Information Collection

We do not collect personal information about you when you visit our website unless you choose to provide that information to us.

We collect limited non-personally identifying information your browser makes available automatically whenever you visit a website. This information includes the Internet Address of your computer or network, the date, time, and page you visited on our site, your browser and operating system, and the referring page (the last webpage you visited before clicking on a link to our site).

We use the aggregated information from all of our visitors to measure server performance, analyze user traffic patterns and improve the content of our site.

We sometimes track the keywords that are entered into our search engine to measure interest in specific topics, but we do not track which terms a particular user enters.


Information You Provide

Information volunteered by you through your filling out of our optional contact us form is used to help us provide you with more information on products or services.


Cookies

We use "cookies" when providing online services. The use of cookies is a standard practice among Internet websites and most Internet web browsers may be customized to reject cookies, to only accept or reject cookies by user intervention, or to delete cookies. However, some features may not function properly without cookies.

We use the following cookies:

  • Google Analytics - This software is used to collect information about how you use www.postcode.io. We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements.
  • Google AdWords Remarketing - We use Google Adwords re-marketing tracking cookies. This means we will continue to show ads to you across the internet, specifically on the Google Content Network (GCN), if you visit our site. As always we respect your privacy and are not collecting any identifiable information through the use of Google’s or any other 3rd party remarketing system. You can opt out of this use of cookies by visiting Google’s Ad Settings.
  • Facebook Retargeting - We use Facebook’s retargeting tracking cookies. This means we will continue to show ads to you on Facebook, if you visit our site. As always we respect your privacy and are not collecting any identifiable information through the use of Facebook’s or any other 3rd party remarketing system. You can opt out of this use of cookies by visiting Facebook’s Ad Settings.
  • Multivariate Testing - We sometimes test different versions of pages with different users to see which work better. We’ll save a cookie so that you consistently see the same version when browsing www.postcode.io.

Information Sharing

We do not give, share, sell, rent or transfer any personally information to a third party, unless we have your consent.


Links

PostCode uses link and search capabilities to navigate to external web applications and web sites and over whom PostCode exercises no control. The privacy policies and procedures described here do not necessarily apply to those sites. We suggest contacting these sites directly for information on their data collection and distribution policies.


Site Security

We monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information or to otherwise cause damage to the site. Anyone using this Web site expressly consents to such monitoring. We take appropriate security measures to protect unauthorized access, alteration or destruction of data.


Policy Changes

Please note this Privacy Policy can change from time to time. We expect most such changes to be minor, but we will post those changes as they occur.