Wapal Privacy Policy

Wapal and its affiliates (“the platform,” “we,” “our,” and/or “us”) value the privacy of individuals who use our website and related services (collectively, our “Services”). This privacy policy (the “Privacy Policy”) explains how we collect, use, and share information from or about Wapal users (“Users”) or their devices. Wapal provides services (the “Services”) that use and support a permissionless on-chain protocol for creators to Launch non-fungible tokens (NFTs) natively on the Aptos blockchain. By using our Services, you agree to the collection, use, disclosure, and procedures this Privacy Policy describes. Beyond the Privacy Policy, your use of our Services is also subject to our Terms of Service.

Information We Collect

We may collect a variety of information from or about you or your devices from various sources, as described below.

A. Information You Provide to Us

(i) Registration and Profile Information You may need to register an account with us by connecting a third-party supported electronic wallet of Aptos Network (e.g., Martian, Petra) to access certain Services like Creator Studio. We may also ask you for information like your email address and social media addresses.

For KYC Verification, we may also ask you for information like

  • Personal Information such as Full name, Date of birth, Gender
  • Other Information such as Occupation and Email Address
  • Residential and Permanent Address such as Country, State, City/Town/Village, Zip Code
  • Profile Picture (.png, .jpeg)
  • Valid ID Document Upload (Citizenship, Passport)

(ii) NFT Content If you launch NFTs using our Creator Studio, we will receive any content you post including NFTs that you mint.

(iii) Notifications When you sign up for notifications or updates, we ask you for information such as your email address.

(iv) Communications If you contact us by email, we may receive additional information about you. For example, when you contact us via email, we will receive your name, email address, the contents of a message or attachments that you may send to us, and other information you choose to provide. If you subscribe to our newsletter, then we will collect certain information from you, such as your email address. When we send you emails, we may track whether you open them to learn how to deliver a better customer experience and improve our Services.

(v) Careers If you decide that you wish to apply for a job with us, you may submit your contact information and your resume online. We will collect the information you choose to provide on your resume, such as your education and employment experience. You may also apply through LinkedIn. If you do so, we will collect the information you make available to us on LinkedIn.

B. Information We Collect When You Use Our Services

(i) Blockchain Payment Information When you make a purchase or sell an NFT, we may receive public blockchain data related to that purchase or sale.

(ii) Location Information When you use our Services, we may infer your general location information (for example, your Internet Protocol (IP) address may indicate your general geographic region).

(iii) Device Information We receive information about the device and software you use to access our Services, including IP address, web browser type, and operating system version.

(iv) Usage Information To help us understand how you use our Services and to help us improve them, we automatically receive information about your interactions with our Services, like the pages or other content you view, and the dates and times of your visits.

(v) Information from Cookies and Similar Technologies We and third-party partners collect information using cookies, pixel tags, or similar technologies. Our third-party partners, such as analytics partners, may use these technologies to collect information about your online activities over time and across different services. Cookies are small text files containing a string of alphanumeric characters. We may use both session cookies and persistent cookies. A session cookie disappears after you close your browser. A persistent cookie remains after you close your browser and may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to our Services.

Please review your web browser’s “Help” file to learn the proper way to modify your cookie settings. Please note that if you delete or choose not to accept cookies from the Service, you may not be able to utilize the features of the Service to their fullest potential.

C. Information We Receive from Third Parties

Third parties We may receive information about you from third parties such as data or marketing partners and combine it with other information we have about you.

1. How We Use the Information We Collect

We use the information we collect

(i) To provide, maintain, improve, and enhance our Services;

(ii) To communicate with you, provide you with updates and other information relating to our Services, provide information that you request, respond to comments and questions, and otherwise provide customer support;

(iii) For marketing purposes, such as developing and providing promotional and advertising materials that may be useful, relevant, valuable or otherwise of interest to you;

(iv) To find and prevent fraud, and respond to trust and safety issues that may arise;

(v) For compliance purposes, including enforcing our Terms of Service or other legal rights, or as may be required by applicable laws and regulations or requested by any judicial process or governmental agency; and

(vi) For other purposes for which we provide specific notice at the time the information is collected.

D. How We Share the Information We Collect

We may share or otherwise disclose information we collect from or about you as described below or otherwise disclosed to you at the time of the collection.

(i) Vendors and Service Providers We may share any information we receive with vendors and service providers retained in connection with the provision of our Services.

(ii) Marketing We do not rent, sell, or share information about you with non-affiliated companies for their direct marketing purposes, unless we have your permission.

(iii) Analytics Partners We use analytics services such as Google Analytics to collect and process certain analytics data. These services may also collect information about your use of other websites, apps, and online resources. You can learn about Google’s practices by going to Google Privacy Policy, and opt-out of them by downloading the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on, available at Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.

(iv) As Required By Law and Similar Disclosures

We may access, preserve, and disclose your information if we believe doing so is required or appropriate to: (i) comply with law enforcement requests and legal process, such as a court order or subpoena; (ii) respond to your requests; or (iii) protect your, our, or others’ rights, property, or safety. For the avoidance of doubt, the disclosure of your information may occur if you post any objectionable content on or through the Services.

(v) Merger, Sale, or Other Asset Transfers We may disclose and transfer your information to service providers, advisors, potential transactional partners, or other third parties in connection with the consideration, negotiation, or completion of a corporate transaction in which we are acquired by or merged with another company or we sell, liquidate, or transfer all or a portion of our business or assets.

(vi) Consent We may also disclose information from or about you or your devices with your permission.

E. Your Choices

(i) Marketing Communications You can unsubscribe from our promotional emails via the link provided in the emails. Even if you opt-out of receiving promotional messages from us, you will continue to receive administrative messages from us.

(ii) Third Parties Our Services may contain links to other websites, products, or services that we do not own or operate. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of these third parties. Please be aware that this Privacy Policy does not apply to your activities on these third party services or any information you disclose to these third parties. We encourage you to read their privacy policies before providing any information to them.

(iii) Security We make reasonable efforts to protect your information by using physical and electronic safeguards designed to improve the security of the information we maintain. However, as our Services are hosted electronically, we can make no guarantees as to the security or privacy of your information

(iv) Children’s Privacy We do not knowingly collect, maintain, or use personal information from children under 13 years of age, and no part of our Services are directed to children. If you learn that a child has provided us with personal information in violation of this Privacy Policy, then you may alert us at [email protected].

(v) Changes to this Privacy Policy We will post any adjustments to the Privacy Policy on this page, and the revised version will be effective when it is posted. If we materially change the ways in which we use or share personal information previously collected from you through the Services, we will notify you through the Services, by email, or other communication.

F. Contact Information

If you have any questions, comments, or concerns about our processing activities, please email us at [email protected].

Last Updated: 3/31/2023