Taylor Davidson · Privacy Policy

Hi! Here’s an explanation of what happens to your information when you use this site.

This site (taylordavidson.com) is operated under Unstructured Ventures, LLC, a Delaware LLC ("Unstructured Ventures", "our," "us," "me," "I", or "we"). This Privacy Policy is to let you know what information we collect when you visit this site (the "website", "this site") and/or other services offered via our website (collectively, the "services"), why we collect it, and how it is used. The terms of use for this website is here.

I collect limited personal information about who you are and where you are, as well as technical data about how you are accessing this site. This personal information can be deleted or edited by you at anytime, except for anonymized information stored by third-party services that is impossible for me to delete. I work hard to keep your information private, however, because the Internet can never be completely secure, you give me your info at your own risk. If I have a security breach, I will email you within 72 hours of identification of a breach.

Your rights to the data I collect about you:

  • We abide by the terms of California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), and apply the principles of transparency about how I collect and use data, and the right to access and delete your data, to all users.
  • You can request access to and deletion of your personal information by emailing hello [at] taylordavidson.com or calling +1.646.770.0052. If you request your information under the right to access, it will be provided within 30 days, and will include the categories of data, sources, the purpose of collecting said data, and the specific pieces of data collected over the past 12 months.
  • You may only make a verifiable consumer request for access or data portability twice within a 12 month period. The verifiable consumer request must provide sufficient information to allow us to reasonably verify you are the person whom we collected personal information, or an authorized representative, and describe your request with sufficient detail that allows us to properly understand, evaluate, and respond to it.
  • You will not be discriminated against if you exercise your rights to access and/or delete your data.
  • I do not sell any personal information to any parties, and have not in the past 12 months.
  • I engage third parties to perform functions and provide services to me, including hosting, email, product downloads and website analytics. I may share data with those services, but only to the extent necessary to perform those functions and services, and require those third parties to maintain the privacy and security of your personal information.

Here’s how this site collects and uses data:

  • Mailing list & sending newsletters. I use EmailOctopus to collect email addresses through the signup forms on this site, and if you submit your email address on this site, it will be added to my list to send you emails from time to time. I do not sell or share your email addresses or any personal information about you. You may unsubscribe or edit your profile (link in any email, or contact me) anytime.
  • Cookies. I do not use any first-party cookies for tracking. The services mentioned below may use cookies on the specific pages those services are used in order to provide their services.
  • Downloads. On a few pages, I offer free downloads of PDFs or products, and they are provided through Gumroad. I only collect email addresses on these downloads.
  • Analytics. I use Google Analytics through Google Tag Manager to understand the usage of this website. This data is anonymized and I cannot access or use this information in any personally-identifiable way.

I use a few services to manage this site and its services:

  • EmailOctopus (Three Hearts Digital Ltd). EmailOctopus is an email address management and message sending service provided by Three Hearts Digital Ltd. Personal data includes email address, location, and consent to be added to the mailing list. Place of processing is the UK, and here is their Privacy Policy. I switched to EmailOctopus on December 9, 2020, replacing Buttondown, and prior to that, Mailchimp.
  • Google Tag Manager and Google Analytics (Google Inc.). Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”), and I use it through Google Tag Manager. Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine the use of this website, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services. Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network. Personal Data collected consists of Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing is the US, here’s their Privacy Policy, and here’s how you can Opt Out from Google Analytics.
  • Gumroad (Gumroad Inc.). Gumroad is an ecommerce service, and personal data includes email address and any information captured by Gumroad for the operations of their service. Place of processing is the US, and here is their Privacy Policy.
  • Twitter (Twitter Inc.). Twitter is a social network, and is used by this site only to embed Tweets. Place of processing is the US, and here is their Privacy Policy.
  • Media Temple (owned and operated by Go Daddy Operating Company LLC). Media Temple is a website hosting service. Personal data for hosting this site, and for operation and maintenance purposes this site and Media Temple may collect files that record interactions with this site (system logs) or use for this purpose other personal data such as IP address. Place of processing is the US, and here’s their Privacy Policy.

If you get to this site through another site or click to another site from this site, they might collect your personal info. I’m not responsible for those privacy policies.

This policy was last updated December 9, 2020.

If you have questions, you can contact me:

hello [at] taylordavidson.com or +1.646.770.0052

Unstructured Ventures, LLC
Attn: Taylor Davidson
6360 Broad St., #5226, Pittsburgh, PA, 15206