The Monkey takes user privacy pretty dang seriously. Our goal is to make PicMonkey a great experience. However, as much as we love you, we are not interested in knowing everything about you.
PicMonkey collects, uses and processes personal information for the purposes of making PicMonkey better, faster, or more convenient for you. The disclosure of personal information will never occur without your consent otherwise than as set out herein.
By using www.picmonkey.com and/or our related websites and applications (the "Website"), you agree that PicMonkey may collect, use and disclose this information in the manner described in this Privacy and Cookies Policy.
For the purposes of applicable data protection law, PicMonkey International Limited is the data controller.
Basic registration / services information: You may give us information about you by filling in forms on our Website, registering to use the Website or through other contact with us in relation to the services provided on the Website. The information that we collect on or through our Website may include your name, e-mail address, other email addresses you associate with your personal account and graphics or photographs relevant for providing the services through the website e.g. your JPG/PNG images. If you contact us we may also keep a record of that correspondence (including e-mail addresses).
Although most web browsers automatically accept cookies, some browsers' settings can be modified to decline cookies or alert you when a website is attempting to place a cookie on your computer. However, the Website may not function properly if you disable cookies. Users can opt-out of cookies by utilizing the settings provided in their browsers.
Information about you from other sources: We may receive information about you from third party websites, application programs and/or devices that you may elect to use in connection with the Website (including but not limited to Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter or any other third party applications listed on the Website from time to time). If you elect to use any third party application in connection with the Website, you should review their third party privacy policies in relation to any information transferred to us.
Internal uses: We will use the information that you provide to us or that we collect from you to provide services offered via the Website to you, to provide you with information on the services available on or through our Website, to provide you with information about other services we offer that are similar to those that you have already purchased or enquired about; to provide you, or permit selected third parties to provide you, with information about services we feel may interest you; to administer the Website and for internal operations, including troubleshooting, and data analysis; as part of our efforts to keep our Website safe and secure; to improve the Website to ensure that content is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer and to deliver relevant advertising to you.
Will any of my personal information be shared with 3rd parties?
If it were up to us, spammers would be put in a monkey barrel!
We may disclose information to our affiliates or service providers and other third parties who need to know such information to support our permitted use of information and advertisers and advertising networks that require the data to select and serve relevant adverts to you and others. We do not disclose information about identifiable individuals to our advertisers, but we may provide them with aggregate information about our users. We may make use of the personal data we have collected from you to enable us to comply with our analytics providers that assist us in the improvement and use of the Website.
Yes, PicMonkey does set cookies to make your experience better. No, you can't eat these cookies! A cookie is actually a small data file that is transferred to your device and enables us to personalise your experience on the Website and gives us insight into user behavior. Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies. You can instruct your browser to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from any website you visit. If you do this, it's possible that PicMonkey might not work as well.
These cookies are essential in order to enable you to navigate the Websites and use the Websites’ features, such as accessing secure areas of the Website. Without these cookies, certain services you have asked for cannot be provided.
These cookies allow the Website to remember choices you make (such as your preferred region) and provide more personal features. These cookies are used to better understand how you interact with our Website and can also be used to monitor and analyze the performance, operation and effectiveness of the Website, so that we can customize and improve it.
We may place a cookie on your device to remember your preferences so that you do not need to re-enter your details (country/age etc) on our gateway page every time you want to access the Website.
We may also use session cookies, which are temporary cookies that aid your navigation through the pages on the Website, and will remember preferences you have selected during the session.
These cookies collect information about how you use the Website, for instance which pages of the Website you most often use. These cookies may be used to monitor usage by our users and web traffic routing on our website and for advertising purposes.
Users can opt-out of cookies by utilizing the settings provided in their browsers.
These cookies record your visit to our Website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
We use Google Analytics to help monitor and analyse use of the Website. Google Analytics is a type of performance cookie which collects standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information in an anonymous form. The information collected by this cookie is transmitted to Google who then used it to evaluate visitors’ use of the Website and to compile statistical reports on Website activity. These cookies remain on your device even after you have logged out of the session. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit Google Analytics opt-out
We use DoubleClick cookies to monitor our online advertisements and to help us see which advertisements visitors click on and interact with. Google provides a method of permanently opting out of DoubleClick cookies. If you opt out in this way you will also be opting out for any other sites that use DoubleClick tags. These cookies remain on your device even after you have logged out of the session. To permanently opt out of being tracked by Double Click visit DoubleClick opt-out.
They may use this information to provide you with interest-based advertising or other targeted content. These online advertising partners do not have access to or use your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number or other personally identifiable information from us, without your consent. They may, however, use persistent identifiers to anonymously track your Internet usage across other websites in their networks beyond these Websites. While we restrict their further use of such information, such third parties may, with sufficient data from other sources, be able to personally identify you, unknown to us. We may add or change the list of third party ad servers from time to time and we encourage you to check this section for changes. You can learn more about about online advertising at www.aboutads.info/consumers.
Many of the third party advertisers that place tracking tools on our Websites are members of programs that offer you additional choices regarding the collection and use of your information. You can learn more about online advertising at www.aboutads.info/consumers. You can also learn more about the options available to limit these third parties’ collection and use of your information by visiting the websites for the Network Advertising Initiative and the Digital Advertising Alliance.
Similarly, you can learn about your options to opt-out of mobile app tracking by certain advertising networks through your device settings. For more information about how to change these settings for Apple, Android or Windows devices, see:
Please note that opting-out of advertising networks services does not mean that you will not receive advertising while using our Websites or on other websites, nor will it prevent the receipt of interest-based advertising from third parties that do not participate in these programs. It will, however, exclude you from interest-based advertising conducted through participating networks, as provided by their policies and choice mechanisms.
Nope. Negative. No siree bob.
We reserve the right to modify this Privacy and Cookies Policy at any time. Any changes to this Privacy and Cookies Policy will be posted on the Website so you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. Your continued use of any portion of the Website or any services provided in connection with the Website following notification or posting of such changes will constitute your acceptance of those changes.
The personal data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area ("EEA"), for the purposes described above. It may also be processed by staff operating outside the EEA who work for PicMonkey, our affiliates, service providers or other third parties who need to know such information to support our permitted use of information. Such staff may be engaged in, among other things, the processing of your request for information, the provision of services to you, the processing of your payment details and the provision of support services. By submitting your personal information, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your personal data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy and Cookies Policy.
You have the right to receive a copy of the personal information that we hold about you and we are entitled to charge a fee towards the cost of administering any request that you make. The fee will not exceed €6.35. You also have the right to access your data, have changed any inaccuracies in the details we hold about you, the right to object to the use of your data and the right to block any specific uses of your data by contacting us using the contact details below.
If you've got any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.