Privacy is one of the key factors that we consider important for building a respectable online community where knowledge can be shared and gained. We believe that privacy policy is not something that is merely a prerequisite, rather it’s an assurance that we respect the privacy of our readers and followers. The following privacy guide outlines our policies in regards to what information we collect from you, and how we use this information.

Information Collection

Information collection is a necessary practice to improve the services we offer you. The extent and type of information you share totally depend on you and it’s not even mandatory to share your information with us. As a reader, you can browse through our rich content without leaving a trace. However, we took some time to list the scenarios where your information may be collected by our website.

Voluntary Information: 

We may collect and store any information voluntarily provided to us. This may include, but not be limited to: tip/story submissions, article requests, E-mails, post comments, newsletter subscriptions.

Automated Information Collection: 

We may collect Non-Personal Information when you visit our website through a web browser operated from a computer or mobile phone. This kind of information was not intentionally collected by us, but we use it for providing a better experience for our readers. Below are some methods of automatic information collection:

  • Cookies
    We use “Cookies” to identify your activity on the Internet which will help us deliver targeted content related to your search history. A Cookie is a small piece of data stored on your computer or mobile device by your web browser. You can always disable the cookies in your web browser settings but that may degrade your experience with the pages on Internet.
  • Other Information
    We use the information provided by your web browser, which includes the name of the website from which you entered our website (if any) as well as the name of the website you’re visiting from our website. We also use information regarding the IP address of your computer/proxy server that you use to access the Internet, your network, and host details.

Information from other sources

We may collect information and media from other sources for the sake of a story or a tutorial. In this case, we might use your personal information such as name, website and other related info from the source just to provide proper credits.

How we use this Information

The collected information will be used to improve the quality of the website and service offered to you. The usage of information includes but not limited to:

Improving our Services

We use the information collected to analyze the trends of your searches which will allow us to provide targeted content related to your interests. We may analyze the inbound and outbound links from our website to identify the areas where we must improve our website.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

We do not provide your personal information to any third parties without your consent. However, the ad networks on our website might use the data in the cookies to provide targeted ads. In such cases, you should read their privacy policy as we have no control over the techniques they use to utilize your information, but usually, this kind of information would be Non-Personal Information.

External Links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we might include third party links or products on our website. These third party links are subjected to the respected privacy policy of the website which may or may not comply with our privacy policy. We, therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these external links on our website. However, we are bound to our reader’s convenience, so any external link which disturbs the integrity of our readers will be subjected to termination after valid feedback.

Privacy Policy Updates

The Privacy policy on our website might be changed might undergo various revisions over time, so we reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time. We will let you know of the changes made through the medium of our choice and we expect you to refer our privacy policy and let us know of any requests/complaints regarding our policy.