Hi buddy!

Please read our privacy policy to get to know us very well and how we handle your personal information on this site as our number one priority.

Who we are?

We are Pilum Digital Marketing Agency (PiDMA), registered under the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) of Nigeria, providing quality digital marketing training and services for small businesses in Nigeria and abroad.

We protect your privacy as it is very crucial to make sure we do not expose you to cyber threats while sharing your personal data on our website called https://pilumdigital.com.

Meanwhile, we use this medium to let you know the kind of data we collect from you and how we protect it when you visit our website. Your personal data received on PiDMA is used only to streamline our services and to improve your experience when you’re on our website.

So, you should be rest assured that we will never share your personal data with outside parties.

What personal data do we take from you?

The following is the kind of data we collect from you when you visit our website:

Comment:

When you visit our website and leave a comment, we collect the data shown in the comment forms such as your name, email address, website address, IP address and browser user agent string to help detect and control spam.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture will appear publicly within the comment section of the website.

Media:

If you upload images to a website, be informed that other website users can download or reuse the content or even extract any location data associated with the image. As this is possible with all website, ours is not exceptional. So, ensure you avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) to our website.

Cookies:

When you visit our website and leave a comment, you may opt-in to saving the following data on your browser if it enables cookies:

  • Website address data, most especially the host name or domain name from which you access internet and being directed or redirected or linked to Pilum Digital;
  • Date and time you access Pilum Digital and pages you visit;
  • IP address, operating system, web browser, platform of your device from which you logged on to Pilum Digital; and
  • Your personal data such as the name and email address you provided in the comment section of Pilum Digital.

Note that data added to cookies are temporarily stored on your browser.

So, while the cookies are on your browser, you won’t have to retype your details each time you are filling a form on our website again.

Third party applications (such as Google Analytics) used on our website may be assigning or reading cookies to or from your web browser to determine your behavior on our website.

Cookies work as identifiers to recognize your web browser through transferring alphanumeric data to your computer. This is to save you from the stress of repeating the same thing every time you revisit our website and you need to fill a form.

By default, cookies may last for one year except you clear them from your browser or don’t enable them at all.

If you visit our login page, we set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies, in particular, last for two days and screen options cookies last for a year.

If you select “Remember Me” in your browser after signing up on this website, your login will persist for two weeks. And the moment you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

In a situation where you edit or publish an article on our website, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

You’re free to block or temporarily disable cookies on your browser at any point in time. If you do so, the implication is that our website might not function and appear as it was designed, which means the user experience will be bad.

Log files:

We collect data about your Internet Service Provider (ISP) such as MTN, GLO, Airtel, 9Mobile, and so on.

We also collect data about your Internet Protocol (IP) address; information about the web browser such as Chrome, Firefox or Internet Explorer) which you use to access our website. Then, we take records of pages you visit on our website.

All the above mentioned data are usually stored in log files.

Embedded content from third party website:

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.).

Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if you are accessing the content from the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment on our site, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. For the first time you comment, your comment awaits approval before it can go off live. After this time, we recognize and automatically approve any follow-up comments make instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

 

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over our site

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us.

You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

We always look after the content published on our website to ensure they do not violate copyright norms.

When we share information which is inspired by content on other websites, we properly cite and give ‘credit to the ‘source”. But should in case there is a mixed-up, kindly get back to us immediately and report such activity through our CONTACT PAGE.

We do not recommend anybody to reproduce our content including text, picture, video, audio etc. without prior notice in a written form to us. Otherwise, we may take legal action against violators as per Global Copyright Law.

How we protect your data

Part of the measures we take to protect your data on this site is running our website through hypertext transfer protocol secure (HTTPS). This is a technical security to protect communication between your browser and our website to prevent information leakages.