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Privacy What Developers and IT Professionals Should Know by J. C. Cannon

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Developing E-Mail-Friendly Solutions

Many companies and developers are building solutions that include a feature for sending newsletters, service updates, or marketing literature. When doing so, only collect the minimum amount of information needed to provide this service. Provide a way for your customers to opt out of these mailings. If you are bothered by the volume of e-mail that you receive on a daily basis, you can understand that customers want an easy way to manage their own e-mail. Your solution should include a way for users to manage their e-mail settings during the install process, while using the solution, and by going to your Web site.

If you provide a purely online service to customers, you should permit visitors to your site to ...

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