Publishing Company, Inc. is committed to protecting your privacy. That is why we
how your personal information is processed and used, and we will make every
effort to ensure that our activities keep within the spirit of this Privacy
Policy. Please note that by visiting and using poncacity.net, you are
What Information is poncacity.net gathering about its visitors and how is it
connected to the Internet is provided with a domain name (e.g. yahoo.com)
and an IP Address (e.g. 126.96.36.199). When a visitor requests a page from
within the poncacity.net website, our Web Servers automatically identify and log
the HTTP request that is made to our Web Server. This information reveals
nothing personal about you. In fact, the only information that we automatically
gather and log is as follows:
absolutely nothing special about the information just described, and the
practice of collecting this data has been generally standardized by virtually
every Web Server on the Internet today.
The purpose for
this information is actually two-fold. One, poncacity.net has found it
advantageous to examine visitor traffic in its aggregate, so that we can ensure
maximum compatibility for the various Browsers and Operating Systems that visit
our site. Two, as any business should attest, it is our desire to generate
greater amounts of visitor traffic. By analyzing visitation patterns, referring
URLs and Search Engine terms, we can strategically enhance our exposure on the
Cookies are small pieces of data that are transferred to your computer's
hard drive through your Web browser from our Web Server. A cookie cannot read
data from your hard disk or read cookie files that may have been created from
other sites. The poncacity.net website utilizes cookies as a means of providing
personalization features to our visitors. For example, we utilize cookies to
remember settings (background music selections, wallpapers preferences, etc.)
that you may have made at our website.
You can choose
whether to accept cookies by changing the settings of your browser. Typically,
by accessing the browser's help feature you can obtain information on how to
prevent your browser from accepting all cookies or to notify you when a cookie
is being sent. If you choose not to accept these cookies, your experience at our
website and other websites may be diminished and some features may not work as
information does poncacity.net request?
We may also request your e-mail address or mailing address for the purposes
of conducting business when you have requested to have someone contact you for
additional information. Whenever we request the identity of a visitor, we will
clearly indicate the purpose of the inquiry before the information is requested.
We maintain a strict "No Spam" policy that means we do not intend to sell, rent,
or otherwise give your e-mail address to a third-party.
poncacity.net will not send you e-mail that you have not agreed to receive. If
you are a member of our Subscriber List, you will be contacted with
announcements, news, portfolio additions, and new products or services. You have
the option of "Unsubscribing" from our Mailing List at any time, thereby
disabling any further such e-mail communication from being sent to you. If you
wish to have specific communications with a member of the poncacity.net staff,
you will be required to provide specific information that will be routed to the
appropriate contact within poncacity.net.
information does poncacity.net collect when I purchase something?
If you purchase something, such as a Website Hosting, we need to obtain the
appropriate information in order to complete the transaction. Depending upon the
method of payment that you select and your location, the required information
may vary. However, generally speaking we will need:
We use shopping
cart features that safeguard this information by using industry standard SSL
(Secure Sockets Layer) encrypted servers. SSL encodes the information
transferred between you and the server, rendering it unreadable to anyone trying
to intercept the information.
poncacity.net disclose the information collected to Third Parties?
poncacity.net will only disclose your personal information or any of
its log file information when required by law or in the good-faith belief that
such actions are necessary to:
Conform to the edicts of the law or comply with a legal process served on
Ponca City Publishing Company, Inc (d.b.a. as poncacity.net).
Protect and defend the rights or property of poncacity.net, or visitors of
Identify persons who may be violating the law, the legal notice, or the
rights of third parties.
Cooperate with the investigations of purported unlawful activities.
uses reasonable precautions to keep the information disclosed to us secure.
poncacity.net reserves the right to transfer information in connection with the
sale of all or part of poncacity.net capital stock or assets to any third party.
Furthermore, we are not responsible for any breach of security or for any
actions of any third parties that receive the information. poncacity.net also
provides "links" to a wide variety of other web sites on the Internet. We are
not responsible for their Privacy Policies or how those web sites manage
information about their users. We strongly urge you to check with those web
Exceptions and Limitations:
Notwithstanding the foregoing and in compliance with applicable
laws, poncacity.net (i) cooperates fully with state, local, and federal
officials in any investigation relating to any content (including
personal or private electronic communications transmitted to
poncacity.net) or purported unlawful activities of any user of the Service,
and (ii) takes reasonable measures to protect its proprietary rights.
For the limited purposes of accomplishing such cooperation and
measures and in compliance with applicable laws, poncacity.net may be
required to disclose personally identifiable information. In addition,
poncacity.net may elect to monitor the areas of communication of any
kind (i) to satisfy any law, regulation, or government request; (ii)
if such disclosure is necessary or appropriate to operate
poncacity.net; or (iii) to protect the rights or property of
Any changes to
the information that we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we
Last Revised - March 1, 2004