2. Information We Collect and How We Use It
We collect only as much information from the users as is required to provide efficient, timely, and reliable services. We do not sell, rent or, otherwise commercially exploit your personal information. All such information is strictly used in accordance with the provisions of this Policy.
- Personally Identifiable Information
The email of the users is used to communicate with the users with regard to certain important matters, including without limitation, sending updates to the Website’s features and functionality. We may also use email for sending periodic newsletters to our users. However, the users can opt not to receive unnecessary messages from the Website by managing their account settings.
Certain personal details, like Profile (Name, Photograph, Company Name, Business Name, Location, Area of Expertise, etc.), feedback, and comments by other users will be publicly available on this Website.
As the Website grows and our business collaborates with other businesses or individuals, we may share the email addresses of our users with such collaborators so that they may communicate with the users about their offerings relating to goods/services that may be of interest to such users. However, the use of all such shared email addresses shall be strictly regulated by the appropriate confidentiality agreements with such collaborators.
- Non-Personally Identifiable Information
During the course of interaction with this Website in any manner and in any capacity whatsoever, we also collect certain non-personally identifiable information from the users including, but not limited to, the user Internet Protocol (IP) Address, the IP Address of the Internet Service Provider (ISP), browser used to access this Website, operating system installed on the computer, and other aggregate and generic information. This information is used to improve the functionality and content of the Website, enhance the user experience of this Website, and offer improved targeted advertisements. This non-personally identifiable information may be shared with our advertisers and affiliates in order to provide the users with better services. However, this information, in no way, compromises the users’ online privacy.
Typically, cookies and other technologies are used to collect non-personally identifiable information from the users of the Website. Cookies are small text files placed on the hard drive of your computer system by our servers. Such cookies and other technologies so used do not collect any personally identifiable information from the users and are generally used to avoid repeat login during the same session while the users visit different pages of the Website.
3. Anti-Spam Policy
We have a strict anti-spamming policy, where none of our emails are unsolicited or involve any unwarranted commercial activity. The users may unsubscribe from receiving our emails by clicking the “Unsubscribe” link attached to every email originating from our servers.
4. Data Disclosure
The following disclosures of information shall not attract the provisions of this Policy:
- Disclosure to government agencies in response to legal processes, including subpoenas;
- Disclosure to auditors and investigators entrusted with auditing and/or investigating any suspected fraudulent activity on the Website;
- Disclosure to anyone in order to enforce our Terms and Conditions and other legal rights;
- Disclosure by the users themselves on any public or private forum including, social media sites, blogs, forums, chat programs, etc.;
- Disclosure to successor-in-interest in the case of sale or part-sale of the business including this Website or any part thereof.
5. Data Protection
We deploy several technological and human measures to protect your sensitive information collected by our servers. Such measures include SSL encryption (128 bits), which encrypts the flow of information to and from this Website and protects it from unauthorized access. However, notwithstanding any technological means we adopt, considering the nature of technology, we cannot ensure foolproof security of data from hackers and other criminal minds.
6. Data Access
Users may control or restrict access to their information by not providing any information that is not required. The users may also change, modify, or delete any information that they have provided by managing their account on the Website. Users may also choose to delete their registered accounts by managing their accounts on the Website.