Last Updated: November 13th, 2020
By using any of Bookmark’s Services, you confirm you have agreed to the Terms and Conditions and read and understood
practices of Bookmark, including on our website www.Bookmark.com (“Website”), and sets out the manner in which Bookmark
collects, uses, discloses and otherwise manages personal information.
1. Collection and Use of Personal Information
Bookmark is a website development and e-learning platform. As part of our website development service offering, our
customers may provide us with certain personal information for the purposes of performing services on their behalf (e.g.
the sending of emails such welcome emails, registration emails, password resets and other notifications) in connection
with their own websites. We do not collect or use the personal information of our customers for any purpose other than
to provide the services our customers’ request. For details about the way in which individual websites hosted by
Bookmark treat your personal information, please contact the website operator directly.
We may otherwise collect and use personal information when you:
- Register for our Website: You do not have to register in order to browse our Website. However, in order to use our
templates, participate in our e-learning platform, community forums or other services, you will need to register and
provide a name, email address and a password that you select. We will also collect any domain names that you may wish
for us to administer. We use this information to identify who you are, communicate with you about our services
(including promotional offers), and otherwise administer your use of our Website.
- Make a Purchase on our Website: If you choose to subscribe to one of our paid services, we or our third-party service
provider may collect your payment information such as your name, address, phone number, email address, billing address,
and payment card information. This information is used to process and fulfill your order.
- Participate in our e-Learning Platform and Community Forums: If you participate in our e-Learning platform or other
message boards, community forums, chat rooms or similar functions on our Website, we may collect your name and email
address, as well as any comments, suggestions and other feedback you provide as postings. We may use your comments,
suggestions or feedback to monitor and/or improve our product and service offerings and our Website. Please remember
that any information that you provide in these comment areas is accessible to the public as well as other users of the
Website and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose any personal information about yourself or anyone
Participate in a Contest: When you enter a contest, we may collect your name, address, phone number, email address, and
other information you provide. We use this information to administer your participation in the contest. If a contest, is
jointly sponsored by us and one or more sponsors, your personal information may be shared with such sponsors, as
specified at the time of collection of your personal information. We do not control the use, disclosure or security of
your personal information by other sponsors, and recommend you review their respective privacy notices or statements.
Participate in a Survey: From time to time, we may offer you the opportunity to participate in one of our surveys. The
information obtained through our surveys is used in a non-personally identifiable form. We use this information to help
us understand our customers, to enhance our product and service offerings, promotions and events.
Engage with us through Social Media: We may offer you the opportunity to engage with us or our content on or through
third-party social networking websites, plug-ins and applications. For example, we collect the Personal Information you
provide us when you register to our Services; when you sign-in to our Services via third party services such as Facebook
or Google When you engage with us or our content in this manner, you may allow us to have access to certain information
associated with your social media account (e.g., name, username, email address, profile picture, gender) to deliver the
content or as part of the operation of the website, plug-in or application. When you provide information from your
social media account, we may use this information to personalize your experience with us and to provide you with other
products or services you may request.
Contact our Customer Service: When you contact us with a comment, question or complaint, you may be asked for
information that identifies you (such as your name, address and a telephone number) along with additional information we
need to help us promptly answer your question or respond to your comment. We may also retain this information to assist
you in the future and to improve our customer service, product and service offerings, and our Website.
2. Disclosure of Personal Information
We will not disclose, trade, rent, sell or otherwise transfer personal information, without consent, except as otherwise
set out herein.
Service Provider Arrangements: We may transfer (or otherwise make available) personal information to third parties who
provide services on our behalf. For example, we may use service providers to process payments, host our website and
store information on our behalf. Personal information may be maintained and processed by third party service providers
in the US or Canada and may be accessed by the courts, law enforcement and national security authorities as required
under the laws of those jurisdictions. Our service providers are given the information they need to perform their
designated functions, and we do not authorize them to use or disclose personal information for their own marketing or
other purposes. For more information about the way in which our service providers treat personal information, contact us
as set out below.
Sale of Business: We may transfer any information we have about you as an asset in connection with a merger or sale
(including transfers made as part of insolvency or bankruptcy proceeding) involving all or part of Bookmark or as part
of a corporate reorganization or other change in corporate control.
Legal: Bookmark and our Canadian, US and other service providers may provide personal information in response to a
search warrant or other legally valid inquiry or order, or to an investigative body in the case of a breach of an
agreement or contravention of law, or as otherwise required or permitted by applicable Canadian, US or other law.
We may also disclose personal information where necessary for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims and
to investigate or prevent actual or suspected loss or harm to persons or property.
3. Additional Information About Our Website
Authenticate you - cookies help us to verify your account and to automatically log you into your website from the same
Understand and save user's preferences for future visits
Keep track of advertisements
Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in
usage is governed by the policy of the third party placing the cookie.
- You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all
cookies. You do this through your browser (like Internet Explorer) settings. To learn more about Bookmark and the
Tracer Tags & Web Beacons: Our Website may also use a technology called "tracer tags" or “Web Beacons”. This technology
allows us to understand which pages you visit on our Website and which posts you view on our e-Learning platform and
community forums. These tracer tags are used to help us optimize and tailor our Website for you and other future
visitors to our Website.
Third Party Links: Our Website may contain links to other websites that Bookmark does not own or operate. Also, links to
our Website may be featured on third party websites on which we advertise. Except as provided herein, we will not
provide personal information to these third parties without consent. We provide links to third party websites as a
convenience to the user. These links are not intended as an endorsement of or referral to the linked websites. The
over such websites, and therefore we have no responsibility or liability for the manner in which the organizations that
operate such linked websites may collect, use or disclose, secure and otherwise treat personal information.
4. Security of Personal Information
We have implemented reasonable administrative, technical and physical safeguards in an effort to protect against
unauthorized access, use, modification and disclosure of personal information in our custody and control.
5. Access to Personal Information
Individuals have the right to access, update, and correct inaccuracies in their personal information in our custody and
control, subject to certain exceptions prescribed by law. You may request access, updating and corrections of
inaccuracies in personal information we have in our custody or control by emailing or writing to us at the contact
information set out below. We may request certain personal information for the purposes of verifying your identity.
7. How to delete your account
To delete your Bookmark account you will need to login and go into your Account Settings. On the Account Settings page scroll down to the bottom of the page and click the ‘Delete Account’ button and your information will be removed from our database.
Link to our Help guide.