Privacy Policy of theessentialwebsite.com

This Website collects some Personal Data from its Users.

Personal Data collected for the following purposes and using the following services:

    • Access to third-party accounts

      • Facebook account access

        Permissions: Manage Pages

    • Analytics

      • Google Analytics

        Personal Data: Cookies and Usage Data

      • Facebook Analytics for Apps

        Personal Data: Usage Data and various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

    • Contacting the User

      • Contact form

        Personal Data: company name, email address, first name, last name, phone number, various types of Data and website

      • Mailing list or newsletter

        Personal Data: email address and first name

    • Content commenting

      • Comment system managed directly

        Personal Data: email address, first name and website

    • Displaying content from external platforms

      • Google Fonts and Typekit

        Personal Data: Usage Data and various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

      • Google Maps widget, Instagram widget and Vimeo video

        Personal Data: Cookies and Usage Data

      • Gravatar

        Personal Data: email address and Usage Data

    • Handling payments

      • PayPal and Stripe

        Personal Data: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

    • Heat mapping and session recording

      • Crazy Egg

        Personal Data: Cookies and Usage Data

    • Interaction with external social networks and platforms

      • Pinterest “Pin it” button and social widgets and AddToAny

        Personal Data: Cookies and Usage Data

    • Interaction with live chat platforms

      • Freshchat Widget

        Personal Data: Cookies, email address and Usage Data

    • Managing contacts and sending messages

      • MailChimp

        Personal Data: email address

    • Platform services and hosting

      • WordPress.com

        Personal Data: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

    • Registration and authentication

      • WordPress.com Single Sign On

        Personal Data: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

    • SPAM protection

      • Akismet

        Personal Data: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

Further information about Personal Data

    • Acuity Scheduling

      Personal Data: first name, last name, phone, email address, Skype or Zoom name
      Place of Processing: United States - Privacy Policy.

    • LastPass via LogMeIn

      Personal Data: Only applies to clients of The Essential Website. Only user name, passwords, or other necessary information needed to complete project.
      Place of processing: United States
      View LogMeIn's Privacy Statement.

    • Dubsado

      Personal Data: first name, last name, email, website address, phone number, and other possible various information for client projects, payments, messaging, email correspondence, agreements, and non-client correspondence.
      Place of Processing: United States - Privacy Policy.

    • Yoast SEO

      Personal Data collect: Usage data and possible Cookies.
      Yoast BV of the Netherlands - Privacy Policy.

    • Thrive Themes by whitesquare GmbH

      Thrive Leads plugin
      Personal Data: first name, email in connection with MailChimp. Does not collect personal data via cookies.
      Place of processing: Switzerland
      View Thrive Themes' Privacy Policy.

    • Intuit QuickBooks

      Personal Data: first name, last name, company name, company address, email address, phone number plus data collected to complete the payment may include the credit card, the bank account used for the transfer, or any other means of payment envisaged. The kind of Data collected by this Website depends on the payment system used.
      Place of Processing: United States
      View Intuit's Privacy Policy.

    • iThemes BackupBuddy and Security Pro

      Personal Data: various types of Data and possible as specified in the privacy policy of the service.
      Place of processing: United States

    • Rocketgenius (Gravity Forms)

      Personal Data: first name, last name, phone, email address, and other various information for service assistance
      Place of Processing: United States - Privacy Policy.

    • Selling goods and services online

      The Personal Data collected are used to provide the User with services or to sell goods, including payment and possible delivery.

      The Personal Data collected to complete the payment may include the credit card, the bank account used for the transfer, or any other means of payment envisaged. The kind of Data collected by this Website depends on the payment system used.

Contact information

    • Owner and Data Controller

      The Essential Website, PO Box 667001, Houston, Texas 77266

      Owner contact email: info@theessentialwebsite.com