Your Privacy Rights

Privacy Statement

The NWPotters recognize the importance of privacy to visitors and we want every user to know how we collect and use information about you when you visit NWPotters.org.

Information we automatically gather when you visit NWPotters.org

Like virtually all other web servers, NWPotters server automatically creates log files for each visitor who accesses the site.  These "access logs" allow us to make the site more useful to visitors.  The access logs do not record a visitor's name, address, phone number or any other personally identifying information.  Rather, these log files may contain some of the following information:

  • The date of the visit
  • The time and length of the visit
  • The path taken through the website
  • The browser being used
  • The list of files downloaded or viewed
  • The IP address of the machine accessing the site
  • Any errors encountered

We use this information to aid the technical administration of the site and to better understand how the site is functioning for visitors.

The site may track your visit to certain sections of the site in order for some site features to function properly.  In some instances, "cookies" or a similar tecnhology may be used to update your registration records with session information.  If you do not wish to accept a cookie from the NWPotters server you can adjust the settings on your browser accordingly.  Refusing to accept cookies from NWPotters may result in some limits on the benefits to you of the site.

Information you give us

NWPotters does not collect personally identifying information unless you choose to provide that information.  Visitors under the age of 13 must obtain permission from their parents or guardians before sending any personally identifying information to NWPotters.

This information may be used by NWPotters to: verify your identity and contact you for administrative purposes.

Unless explicitly stated otherwise at the time of submission, the personally identifying information will not be sold, shared, or used for purposes other than stated above.  If NWPotters should desire to share your information to a shared list, it will only do so if you provide permission when you submit your information.  By default, your information will not be added; you must "opt-in."