Netstag GmbH and our affiliate company Mailtastic Ltd (together, “Mailtastic”, “we”, “us” or “our”) may collect and process personal data relating to you.
At Mailtastic we are committed to respecting your privacy and protecting the personal data that we obtain and hold about you and others.
Mailtastic provides a software platform, available at app.mailtastic.de, (“Platform”) to help businesses (“Mailtastic Client(s)”) conduct email signature marketing to make a great impression with a professional signature and increase brand awareness with personalised campaign banners.
As part of its Platform, Mailtastic gives Clients the option to enable domain tracking functionality when sending out emails that contain Maitastic signatures. For more information on this and how to opt-out, please see our tracking policy here [Include URL to tracking policy]. Our website and Platform may contain hyperlinks to third party websites. These websites operate fully independently from us, and we cannot accept any responsibility or liability for the privacy practices of such third parties nor the availability of these external sites or resources. The appearance of such links on our website is not an endorsement. Should you use any of these websites, such use is at your own risk and we would recommend that you review their respective privacy policies and Terms and Conditions.1.
1. WHAT INFORMATION WILL WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU?
Information provided by you or the Mailtastic Client when using the Platform
In order to provide a Mailtastic Client with access to the Platform and enable them to administer the Client accounts, we collect the full name, email address and password of each individual authorised by such Mailtastic Client to access the Platform.
In order to create a personalised email signature for staff of the Mailtastic Client, we ask the Mailtastic Client to provide us with the business contact information of each relevant staff. We process this staff personal data as a processor on behalf of the Client. At a minimum the Mailtastic Client will provide the full name and business email address. Further information can be entered on a voluntary basis by the Client.
Platform Analytics Information
When you use the Platform, the following data may be collected by our service providers, which will be aggregated before it is reported back to us:
Information provided by you when using our Website
If you contact us, the forms you complete or the emails you send may include information about you, such as your full name, your email address, the organisation on behalf of whom you are contacting us (if applicable) and your enquiry.
Website and In-Email Analytics Information
The following data may be collected by us and our service providers with respect to our website:
Where the email we send contains an email signature banner, we record whether the signature has been viewed or clicked on by the email recipient. We also record the sender ID and comapign group.
Should you visit social media pages (from our website or otherwise) and choose to follow or connect with us on social media (including our Facebook Fanpage, Instagram profile, Twitter account, and YouTube channel), or interact with any of our social media advertisements or social media posts, we may receive personal information from the social media providers (depending on your social media privacy settings), including:
your general interests and preferences (e.g. Likes, Shares, Posts)
2. HOW WE USE PERSONAL DATA
Providing our services to Clients and prospective Clients
In line with the legitimate interest we have in promoting and operating our business we may process:
Newsletter and Mailing List
We may process your name and email address for our mailing list in the following way:
Consent-based mailing lists
We may process your data to keep you updated with information on news, offers, and updates about Mailtastic. We rely upon your consent in order for us to undertake this data processing activity. You can revoke your consent at any time. Please let us know by clicking unsubscribe at the bottom of any marketing email that you receive.
‘Soft opt-in’ or B2B mailing lists
In some instances (such as with our existing UK customers) the law may permit us to process your personal information in order to send information to you by email that we think is of interest for you and/or your business on the basis of our legitimate interests, being our legitimate interest to promote our business. If you would like to be removed from that list please let us know by clicking unsubscribe at the bottom of any marketing email that you receive.
We may process information about you so that we can understand usage of our Platform, analyse and improve our Platform and develop new services or new parts thereof.
This processing is necessary for us to pursue our legitimate interests, being our interests in: (i) operating our business; (ii) ensuring that our Platform functions properly so that you and other users have the best experience; (iii) identifying and correcting any bugs or problems with the Platform or any part thereof; and (iv) developing and creating new services in the future.
Social Media Analytics
We may process information about you to learn about your use of and interaction with our social media pages.
We undertake this processing based on your consent or, where applicable, to persue our legitimate interest of (i) understanding how to improve the content and engagement of our social media pages; (ii) ensuring that our social media pages present content that is of interest to you and to the other users accessing our social media pages; and (iii) identifying and correcting problems with our social media pages and/or any content related to our social media pages.
We may process data for online marketing, including for the following purposes:
We undertake this processing based on your consent or, where applicable, to persue our legitimate interest of promoting our buisness. You can provide or withdraw your consent for marketing cookies and purposes by clicking on and interacting with the consent options we may make available for you on our webiste or the Platform.
Website and In-Email Analytics
We use website and in-email analytics to understand behavior patterns. We use website analytics to find out such things as the number of visitors to the various parts of our website, how long visitors are on our website, what marketing pages visitors visit and what marketing offers visitors respond to.
We undertake such processing based on consent or in the pursuit of our legitimate interests in improving our website, to provide a better service, source of information and communications to visitors.
We use Google fonts for our website, which is a a library of licensed font families. Google may access visitor analytics information (including IP address) in order to aggregate usage numbers and determine how popular font families are.
Where our emails incude email signature banners, we record whether the signature has been viewed or clicked on by the email recipient in order to:
We undertake this processing based on your consent or, where applicable, to persue our legitimate interest of promoting our business and improving our services. You can provide or withdraw your consent for marketing cookies and purposes by clicking on and interacting with the consent options we may make available for you on the Webiste or the Platform.
As part of its Platform, Mailtastic gives Clients the option to enable domain tracking functionality when sending out emails that contain Maitastic signatures. For more information on this and how to opt-out, please see our tracking policy here.
All content you submit to us
If you send us objectionable content or otherwise behave in a disruptive manner when using our website, we may process personal dataincluded in your messages to respond to and stop such behavior.
We only process personal data in this way for the legitimate interests of ensuring that use of our website and the Platform is lawful, does not disrupt our systems, does not harass our staff or other individuals, and to enforce our legal rights and to comply with our legal obligations.
Where we reasonably believe you are or may be in breach of the law (for instance, because content you send amounts to harassment or is defamatory), we may use your personal data to inform relevant third parties such as your email/internet provider or law enforcement agencies about the content.
Where we process personal data in this way, we will hold that personal data on our systems for as long as is reasonably necessary to achieve these objectives.
3. GOOGLE / GSUITE API USAGE
Mailtastic offers the option to Mailtastic Clients to connect the Platform account with their GSuite account.
The connection has the following two functions:
4. DO WE SHARE YOUR INFORMATION?
We may disclose your personal data to our personnel, suppliers or subcontractors insofar as it is reasonably necessary for the purposes set out in this Policy. We only permit them to process your personal data for specified purposes and in accordance with our instructions. All our third-party service providers are required to take appropriate security measures to protect your personal data. Activities which are carried out by or in collaboration with third party service providers include hosting and live chat (chat/email) support.
In addition, we may disclose your personal data to the extent that we are required to do so by law (which may include to government bodies and law enforcement agencies); in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings; and to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention).
If we are involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of our business or assets, the personal data we hold may be included as part of that sale, in which case you will be notified via email, your account and/or a prominent notice on the website of any changes in ownership or use of your information, as well as any choices you may have regarding that information.
5. YOUR RIGHTS IN RELATION TO YOUR PERSONAL DATA WHICH WE PROCESS.
You have the following rights over the way we process personal data relating to you. We aim to comply without undue delay, and within one month at the latest, in response to any requests submitted by you to us:
To make a request in relation to any of the aforementioned rights, please send your requests to email@example.com
We do not use the website to knowingly solicit information from or market to children under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with information without their consent, he or she should contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will delete such information within a reasonable time.
We will take appropriate technical and organisational measures to ensure a level of security appropriate to the risk that could be encountered via the use of our website and Services taking into account the likelihood and severity those risks might pose to the rights and freedoms of our website visitors and customers.
In particular, we will take precautions to protect against the accidental or unlawful destruction, loss or alteration, and unauthorizeddisclosure of or access to the personal data transmitted, stored or otherwise processed by us.
The Platform and the Website use SSL encryption for data security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as requests you send to us as a site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the fact that the address line of the browser changes from "http://" to "https://" and by the lock symbol in your browser line. If SSL encryption is activated, the data you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.
Please be aware that, while we make the security of our website and your personal data a high priority and devote considerable time and resources to maintain robust IT security, no security system can prevent all security breaches. When you choose to share your personal data with us, you accept the aforesaid and provide your information at your own risk.
8. INTERNATIONAL DATA TRANSFERS
We are a European service provider but are part of a global group of companies.
There are agreements in place to ensure that where personal data is transferred out of the UK/EEA it is processed using appropriate safeguards that meet the requirements of data protection laws. Such appropriate safeguards may include standard data protection clauses adopted by a data protection regulator and/or approved by the European Commission, such as the European Commission’s standard contractual clauses.
If you would like to find out more about these safeguards or if you have any other queries or comments in relation to this Policy, please let us know by emailing us at email@example.com.
To find out more about the standard contractual clauses, please visit: https://eur-lex.europa.eu/eli/dec_impl/2021/914/oj?uri=CELEX%3A32021D0914&locale=en
9. RETENTION PERIODS OR CRITERIA
We will hold your personal data for as long as is necessary for the relevant purpose for which that personal data was obtained, or as otherwise described in this Policy.
To determine the appropriate retention period for personal data, we consider the amount, nature, and sensitivity of the personal data, the potential risk of harm from unauthorized use or disclosure of your personal data, the purposes for which we process your personal data and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, and the applicable legal requirements.
This Policy may be updated from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Policy here, and, where appropriate, by letting you know by email or your account.
11. CONTACT US
Questions, comments and requests in relation to this Policy are welcome and should be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org.