What information do we collect?

We collect certain information that you voluntarily provide when you register with Visjou. This information may include personally identifiable information such as your name, photographs, email address, and date of birth, as well as other personal information such as your password, gender, region of residence, sense of style, travel history.  As a registered member, you also will be able to post comments to the website that will be visible to other visitors to the website.  You may access and make changes to your stored account information at any time by logging into your account and editing the ‘My Visjou’ page.

We may use cookies or similar technology to collect information about you, your online behavior, and/or your computer or other device from which you access Visjou.  This information may include your Visjou preferences and settings, IP address, browser type, web pages visited, date and time of those visits, content viewed, the website you arrived from, and other clickstream data.  If you do not want this type of information to be collected, your computer or other device may allow you to block the use of these technologies. (Doing so make affect the functionality of our site.)

If you choose to use any third party social networking services that may be integrated with Visjou, we may also collect information from those services, including personally identifiable information.  The types of information these third parties may make available to Visjou depends on those parties’ privacy policies and on your privacy settings, but may include your email address, user name, password, and other personally identifiable information about you. If you no longer want this information to be collected, you can “unlink” your Visjou account from those services.

How do we use your information?

The information we collect from you may be used to improve our website and services and to provide you with customized content, including advertisements.  We may also use your information to contact you regarding new features, services, promotions, or user surveys or to respond to your comments or questions.  If you wish to opt-out of future communications from Visjou, you can follow the unsubscribe instructions contained in the message or contact our Privacy Policy Coordinator (see below).

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We may share your personally identifiable information with third parties that provide us with services, such as website development, hosting, storage, and other technical services.

We may share non-personally identifiable information or aggregated data about our users with our partners, advertisers or other third parties.

There may also be times when you elect to publish your Visjou content and user name in areas of the website that are participated in by third parties (such as Facebook, Twitter or Pinterest) or to publish your Visjou content and user name to the website of such third party.  In addition, if you choose to make your Visjou content and user name visible to other users of our website, those users may also publish your Visjou content and user name to those third-party websites.  Any information that is shared in this way will be governed by the privacy policy of such third party.  If you no longer want this information to be shared, you can choose not to publish your Visjou activity to those web sites or to make your Visjou content and user name private so that it is not visible to other users of our website.

We reserve the right to share your information in order to cooperate with law enforcement proceedings or governmental investigations, such as in response to subpoenas, search warrants, court orders, or other legal processes.

Third Party Links

Our website may include links to third party websites that have independent privacy policies.  We do not bear any responsibility for the actions or policies of third parties or the content, services or products of their websites.

Transfer of Information

If you are located outside the United States and choose to provide information to us, we may transfer your information to the United States (or any other country where we operate), where the privacy laws may not be as protective as in your country or jurisdiction. By using our website, you consent to the collection, transfer, use, storage, and disclosure of your information as described in this privacy policy.

California Residents

We are in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act, and we are exempt from the requirements of California’s “Shine the Light” law because we do not share your personal information with third parties for direct marketing purposes.


Our website, resources, and tools are intended for users who are at least 13 years of age. We do not knowingly allow children under 13 years of age to register with Visjou or provide any personal information.

Terms of Service

Please also visit our Terms of Service, which govern the use, liability, and limitations of our website and services.

Privacy Policy Coordinator

If you have any questions or concerns about any aspect of this policy, please feel free to contact our Privacy Policy Coordinator at info@visjou.com.

Your Consent to this Policy; Changes to the Policy

By using our website and services, you consent to this privacy policy.

We reserve the right to make changes to this policy at any time by updating this page and indicating the effective date of those changes.  By continuing to use our website and services after those changes become effective, you consent and agree to be bound by the revised policy.

This policy is effective as of May 1, 2013.