Throughout this document, we may use certain words or phrases, and it is important that you understand the meaning of them. The following is a non-exhaustive list of definitions of words and phrases found in this document:
“Method” refers to our company, known as “Method Platform LLC”; our Site; our Service; or a combination of all or some of the preceding definitions, depending on the context in which the word is used;
“Service” refers to the services that we provide through our Site, including our Software as a Service (“SaaS”) and our Site itself; as well as any professional auxiliary services such as custom integrations, API or development consulting, onsite training, etc.
“Site” refers to our website, www.ourmethod.com;
“User” refers to anyone who uses our Service, including general visitors to our Site;
- Information Collected
We collect two basic types of information: identifying information and non-identifying information. We may use identifying information and non-identifying information to create aggregate information.
Whenever you visit our Site, we may collect non-identifying information from you, such as usage, viewing, logs, metrics, other device and technical data, your IP address, referring URL, browser, operating system, cookie information, and Internet Service Provider. Without a subpoena, voluntary compliance on the part of your Internet Service Provider, or additional records from a third party, this information alone cannot usually be used to identify you.
- Use of Your Information
We may use your information to:
- Enhance or improve User experience, our Site, or our Service.
- Process transactions.
- Send e-mails about our Site or respond to inquiries.
- Send third party offers.
- Perform any other function that we believe in good faith is necessary to protect the security or proper functioning of our Site or Service.
- We also use non-identifying information, such as anonymous usage data and aggregated data, for other lawful purposes, such as to create blog posts and content that others may find useful.
- Accessing, Editing, and Removing Your Information
Users may in some cases be able to review and edit the personal information they have provided to us by logging into your account on the Site and editing their account. Although most changes may occur immediately, information may still be stored in a web browser’s cache. We take no responsibility for stored information in your cache, or in other devices that may store information, and disclaim all liability of such. In addition, we may, from time to time, retain residual information about you in our backup and/or database.
Please be advised that we also use third party cookies, including Google AdWords tracking cookie. We respect our visitors’ privacy and does not collect identifiable information through the use of a 3rd party remarketing system. Third-party vendors may place cookies on web browsers to serve ads based on past visits to our website. These cookies are used to serve ads based on a user’s prior visit to ourmethod.com.
This allows us to market our services to previous website visitors. You can opt out of interest-based advertising entirely through cookie settings: https://www.google.com/settings/u/0/ads
- Third Party Websites
Method Platform LLC may post links to third party websites on its Site. These third-party websites are not screened for privacy or security issues by Method Platform LLC, and you release us from any liability for the conduct of these third-party websites.
- Third Party Access to Your Information
Although you are entering into an Agreement with Method Platform LLC to disclose your information to us, we do use third party individuals and organizations to assist us, including contractors, web hosts, and others.
Throughout the course of our provision of our Service to you, we may delegate our authority to collect, access, use, and disseminate your information. For example, our web host stores the information that you provide us, and we may hire outside contractors to perform maintenance or assist us in securing our website.
Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you authorize us to collect, share, store, and otherwise use your information in conjunction with:
- Amazon Web Services
and other systems that we use to deliver our service.
- Release of Your Information for Legal Purposes
At times it may become necessary or desirable to Method Platform LLC, for legal purposes, to release your information in response to a request from a government agency or a private litigant. You agree that we may disclose your information to a third party where we believe, in good faith, that it is desirable to do so for the purposes of a civil action, criminal investigation, or other legal matter. In the event that we receive a subpoena affecting your privacy, we may elect to notify you to give you an opportunity to file a motion to quash the subpoena, or we may attempt to quash it ourselves, but we are not obligated to do either. We may also proactively report you, and release your information to, third parties where we believe that it is prudent to do so for legal reasons, such as our belief that you have engaged in fraudulent activities. You release us from any damages that may arise from or relate to the release of your information to a request from law enforcement agencies or private litigants.
- Commercial and Non-Commercial Communications
- Security Measures
We take certain measures to enhance the security of our Site and Service, including using SSL certificates and PCI DSS-compliant hosting. However, no Internet transmission is ever fully secure and we make no representations as to the security or privacy of your information transmitted via our site. It is in our interest to keep our website secure, but we recommend that you use anti-virus software, firewalls, and other precautions to protect yourself from security threats.
- Your California Privacy Rights
- International Transfer and European Residents
- Contact Us
Mail: Method Platform, LLC, Attention: Chief Technology Officer, 1792 Woodstock Rd, Ste 100, Roswell GA 30075
We hope that we will be able to resolve any questions or concerns you have.