Privacy Policy

The owners and operators of hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com take your online privacy seriously. This document governs the information collected by our servers and provides links to the privacy policies of our third-party advertising partners.

Who we are

Our website address is, https://hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Membership is an optional part of the hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com web site. No user account is required in order to browse or download the content we provide. However, creating an account enables extra features such as (but not limited to) the ability to submit content, create a list of your own wallpapers, or post comments. 

By creating an account, you are volunteering certain information about yourself that will be stored on our servers. This data includes at a minimum a username, password, and valid email address. Additional information may optionally be added by you to your account profile. Your profile information is public and may appear on our hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com site, with the exception of your email address and password.

Please note that when you create an Account, your profile page will display your Account user name and certain statistics regarding your own use of the Services, including (but not limited) the date you became an Account Holder, the materials you posted, downloaded or favorited.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

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 is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com,  you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will 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 last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, 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 are free to delete them at any time or configure your browser not to create them. However, we do not promise that every feature of hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com will function as expected without cookies enabled.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited 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.

Analytics

We use Google Analytics to help analyze the performance of hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com. Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”).

Google Analytics uses “cookies” to help analyze how users use the website. Cookies also give us insight into demographic and interest data. None of the data acquired is personally identifiable. We do not combine personally identifiable information we obtain through other methods with data from Google Analytics.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com, 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.

The data submitted to and generated by the hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com may be copied to additional machines for redundancy and backup purposes.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com 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.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Additional information

Your full user name and your photo, if you decide to upload one, are displayed to people on the hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com site. Once a member, you may provide additional information in the profile section, including (but not limited) your bio, your location, as well as your personal web site, if you have one. Providing additional information beyond what is required at registration is entirely optional.

Protection of personal data

Hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com does not share or sell personally identifiable data to third parties such as spammers or direct marketers. We respect your privacy.

What third parties we receive data from

In order to cover the costs of providing hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com as a free resource to the public, we have relationships with many third-party advertising networks.

The practices of our advertising partners are not directly covered by hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com’s privacy policy. We recommend that you read their policies. For your convenience, we provide a list of our advertising partners below. Unfortunately, we cannot guarantee it is always comprehensive and up to date.

Google AdSense:

We present you the following information about Google and the DoubleClick DART cookie:

Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on your site.

Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and other sites on the Internet.

Users may opt-out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

Account Cancellation

On your request, your hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com account can be canceled. Your user profile will no longer appear on the web site and your submissions will no longer be listed publicly for download.

Any comments you have posted will still appear and include your username, but will not be linked to your profile. After cancellation, you will not be available for log-in.

Change and Updates in the privacy policy

Although most changes are likely to be minor, hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com sole discretion.

We encourage visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of hdwallpapers-backgrounds.com after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

Questions and Feedback

If you have any Questions, Feedback and Comments concerns about this Privacy Policy, you can Contact Us.