Ownership And Operation
Dylanna Fisher Communications is the owner and operator of the Switching Styles initiative. Switching Styles (switchingstyles.ca) is an online music blog and newspaper offering assistance and resources for music listeners and artists. It was founded by Dylanna Fisher, a passionate journalist devoted to ethics and openness. We appreciate your participation in our community and your support of regional media!
Your Trust Matters
Our goal is to provide you with informative, entertaining, and authentic content you can rely on. We strive to be fully transparent in every aspect of our blog. As a part of Dylanna Fisher Communications, we try to maintain the highest standards.
By reading our legal documents, you consent to our terms and conditions. However, we understand that issues may arise, and we are more than willing to address and resolve any concerns you may have. Your satisfaction and confidence in our platform are our top priorities.
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or concerns, especially regarding sponsored content. We always seek to improve and provide the best possible experience while keeping our community informed and connected.
Thank you for being a part of the Switching Styles community. Your ongoing support motivates us to continue delivering diverse and authentic music-related content.
Types of Data Collected
We may collect several types of data from users, including but not limited to
- Personal Information
Name, email address, and any other information you voluntarily provide to us through our contact forms or subscription services.
Information stored by your browser on our website helps us enhance user experience, analyze website traffic, and personalize content.
- Log Files
Information such as IP addresses, browser type, internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and timestamps are automatically recorded when you interact with our website.
Purpose of Data Collection and Use
We collect and use data to improve your experience with Switching Styles. The purposes include but are not limited to.
- Delivering personalized content and recommendations based on your preferences.
- Sending newsletters, updates, and promotional materials if you subscribe to our mailing list (you can opt-out anytime).
- Analyzing website traffic and user behaviour to enhance our website’s performance and content.
- Responding to your inquiries and providing customer support.
- Complying with legal obligations and enforcing our Terms of Service.
Data Sharing with Third Parties
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your personal information to third parties without your explicit consent, except for the following scenarios.
We may share your data with trusted third-party service providers who assist us in operating our website and services (e.g., hosting, analytics).
We may disclose your information if required by law or in good faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with legal obligations or protect our rights.
User Rights and Data Management
You have rights to your data, including the ability to view, update, and delete your data. Use the contact information at the end of this privacy statement to contact us if you want to exercise any of these rights or amend your data.
We implement security measures to protect your data from unauthorized access, disclosure, or alteration. However, please be aware that no data transmission over the Internet or electronic storage method is 100% secure, and we cannot guarantee absolute security.
Privacy of Children
We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under thirteen. If you are under thirteen, please do not submit any Personal Information. If you believe a child under 13 has provided us with their Personal Information, please get in touch with us to have it removed.
Use and Processing of Collected Information
We use the information we collect for the following purposes.
- To improve and personalize your experience on Switching Styles.
- To respond to your comments, inquiries, and requests.
- To send you email notifications and updates if you have subscribed to our newsletter.
- To monitor and analyze website usage and performance.
- To prevent fraudulent activity and ensure the security of our website.
We may function as both a data controller and a data processor. The information collected is used to improve user experience, enforce policies, protect against abuse, respond to legal requests, and run and operate the Website and Services. The processing of your Personal Information may depend on your interactions with the Website, location, and the purposes for which you provided the information.
Sharing Your Information
The following uses are made of the data we gather.
- To enhance and personalize your Switching Styles experience.
- To answer your questions, comments, and suggestions.
- To send you email updates and notifications if you have signed up for our newsletter.
- To keep track of and evaluate website performance and use.
- To guard against fraud and make sure our website is secure.
- We may function as both a controller and a processor of personal data.
The information gathered is used to manage and maintain the Website and Services, enhance user experience, enforce policies, prevent abuse, and react to legal requirements. How your Personal Information is processed may vary based on your website use, location, and other factors.
Retention Of Information
We will retain and use your Personal Information for the period necessary to comply with legal obligations, fulfill purchase orders or Services, enforce our Policy, and resolve disputes. After the retention period, Personal Information shall be deleted.
We use third-party analytics tools that collect standard internet activity and usage information. This data helps us monitor and improve our Website and Services but does not include personally identifiable information.
Do Not Track Signals
Our website does not currently respond to “Do Not Track” signals. Additionally, third-party websites may track your browsing activities. We collect personal information you provide via newsletter sign-up, WordPress accounts, or additional third-party apps and programs.
Social Media Features
Our website may include social media features that collect your IP address and page visits. The respective providers’ privacy policies govern your interactions with these features.
Email Marketing and Push Notifications
We offer email newsletters and push notifications, but you can opt-out anytime by following the unsubscribe instructions or adjusting your device settings.
Links To Other Resources
Our website contains links to other resources not owned or controlled by us, and we are not responsible for their privacy practices. Please read their privacy policies. Switching Styles may contain links to external websites we do not operate or control. We are not responsible for these third-party websites’ content or privacy practices. We encourage you to review any website’s privacy policies via our links.
Information Security and Data Breach
We make a reasonable faith effort to safeguard your Personal Information, but we cannot provide absolute security over the Internet. In a data breach, we will respond appropriately and inform anyone impacted. We take data security seriously and take reasonable precautions to guard against unauthorized access, disclosure, modification, or destruction of your personal information. We cannot, however, guarantee complete security because there is no completely safe way of electronic transmission or storage.
At Switching Styles, we are committed to upholding the privacy rights of individuals. We do not knowingly publish content that infringes on anyone’s privacy. If you find any content about yourself that infringes on your privacy or rights, please get in touch with us immediately, and we will promptly address the situation.
Canadian Privacy Laws
As a website based in Edmonton, Alberta, and owned by Dylanna Fisher Communications, we strictly adhere to legal practices in our location, including compliance with privacy laws in Canada. Our commitment to privacy extends to upholding Canadian privacy laws and regulations to protect our users’ personal information.
We adhere to PIPEDA and all applicable privacy laws to ensure your personal information is managed carefully and respectfully. As we evolve, we remain dedicated to safeguarding your privacy and keeping you informed about any changes to our privacy practices—trust Switching Styles to protect your privacy and personal information per Canadian privacy laws.
As part of our commitment to transparency and compliance with the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), we have implemented measures to ensure that your rights under the CCPA are respected and upheld.
We comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and legally, fairly, and transparently manage your personal information. You have certain rights under the GDPR, and we provide transparent information about how we collect, process, and use your data.
At any moment, we retain the right to change this, Policy. Your continued use of the website and services after such modifications are posted will count as acceptance of those changes. Please contact us at email@example.com or our contact page if you have any queries or complaints regarding the revised policy.
For more information about our website and Switching Styles, we encourage you to visit the following legal pages:
These sections provide essential details about our policies and processes so that you may utilize our platform with knowledge and assurance. Your comprehension of and adherence to these guidelines aid in keeping Switching Styles a dependable and entertaining music blog. I value the help and support you provide to our neighbourhood.
If you wish to contact Switching Styles, please use the following contact information:
If you wish to contact Dylanna Fisher Communications, please use the following contact information:
Thank you for taking the time to read and stay informed about our legal policies. Your attention to these details is appreciated.