Effective date: April 20, 2020
COLLECTION OF INFORMATION
Information you provide us
We collect information that you provide us, including your account and profile information, content you submit or post, your communications, and information you provide to us as part of surveys.
Account and Profile Information
When you create an account, we collect the information you provide us, like your name, contact information, interests, gender, and other profile information.
Content you Submit
We collect information and content that you submit or post, including your photos, searches, and messages.
Information from Other Users
In order to enhance the quality of this site, professionals or businesses may provide us information about your engagement with them, including whether you have contacted them or responded to them, whether your project has been completed, and whether you have received a review.
Automatically Collected Information
We collect information about your use of this site, the date and time of your visit, and the areas of your interest. We also collect information that your device provides to us in connection with your use of our site, such as your browser type, type of device, IP address, and referring URLs.
The policy also covers information that we collect in-person such as in conferences, job fairs, trade shows, or other places.
USE OF INFORMATION
USE OF INFORMATION
We use the information we collect for the following:
to personalize your experience
to process, store, and deliver your communications
to respond to your inquiries or requests
to display the content you post publicly and evaluate these posts
to improve and develop our products and services
to communicate with you
to prevent fraud
to enforce compliance
to market our services and showcase your few feature profiles
to perform research and analysis
to provide and improve our site’s functionality
Any use of your information that is incompatible with these uses will be disclosed to you in advance so that you may opt-out of such uses at your discretion.
SHARING YOUR INFORMATION
We do not share your information with any third party.
Users and Businesses
Through our site, only people or businesses you connect with may find, view, save, bookmark, and follow your profile and public activity. If you are a professional, we may display the aggregated information about your activity in order to help businesses evaluate you, including your response rate and last visit to our site.
Only post information that you are willing to share with the public on your profile page. You should not add your Social Security number, Credit card information, Bank account information, Date of birth, or Home address on the site.
We may investigate and disclose information from or about you, as permitted by applicable law if we believe that such investigation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to comply with legal process and law enforcement instructions and orders, such as a search warrant, subpoena, statute, judicial proceeding, or other legal process served on us helpful to prevent, investigate, or identify possible wrongdoing on our site helpful to protect our rights, reputation, property, or that of our users, businesses, or the public to enforce compliance.
Our site is intended for general audiences and is not directed to children under 18. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 18. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 18, we will take appropriate steps to delete that information. If you become aware or believe that a child has provided us with personal information, please contact us.
We remove divisive, unsafe, and disturbing content away from the site. We remove content that exploits people and promotes self-harm.
You can delete your account at any time from the settings in the navigation bar. Your profile will no longer be viewable but your past posts, pictures, and your other information may still be accessible and viewable. Copies of information that you have updated, modified, or deleted may continue to reside in our systems for a period of time, and we may maintain copies of this information as part of our business records.
UPDATES TO THIS PRIVACY
If you have any questions or comments about the above information, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.