When and what data do we collect?
When you register an account with us, we collect personal information such as Name, mobile number, email address. If account is created via third-party source such as Google, Facebook or Twitter, we will access and collect personal information based on the privacy settings with the particular account.
What do we use the data for?
We use the data to:
- provide services and support
- send you information about our services
- with your consent, provide relevant marketing communications
At any point of time, you may unsubscribe from receiving certain types of messages through your account settings.
We reserve the right to contact you when we believe it is necessary, for administrative and account management purposes.
When the site is visited, information such as (i) your IP address and location derived from the IP address; (ii) the referring websites or services; (iii) the time and date of each access; (iv) device settings, such as browser type, operating system, and language; and (v) cookie information. will be automatically collected. These information provide figures to us about how users use the site, so that we can analyse and further improve.
Cookies are small pieces of information that your browser save at your computer. This is to recognise you during your next visit. Cookies enable us to collect information about the use of our services and to improve and adapt to the needs of our visitors. Our cookies provide information related to personal identification.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since browser is a little different, look at your browser's Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If you turn cookies off, some features will be disabled. That make your site experience more efficient and may not function properly.
Information we share
Our services are designed to help you share information with others. In addition, we provide Services to our Customers that use our Link Metrics. As a result, some of the personal information generated through your use of the Services is shared publicly or with third parties as described below.
When you create a link, the original URL is shortened and corresponding links are public by default.
Where permitted by law, when an account is created with an email address on a domain owned by an organization, (for example, an employer or educational institution where you have an email account), we may share your email address and information about your Account, such as the number of links you have created, with that organization to explore the organization’s interest in creating or managing an enterprise account or for related purposes.
Information We Share With Customers
Information you choose to share
When you create a link, you can share it through Third-party services. Any information that you choose to distribute through Third-party services, may then be accessible to users of those services. You can also access other Third Party Services through the Services, for example by clicking on links in the Statistics page from theurl.me link. We recommend that you review the terms of services and privacy policies respectively as we do not have any control and are not responsible for any privacy practices of any Third-party services.
Information Shared with Service Providers
We may employ and contract with third parties to perform certain tasks on our behalf and under our direction (our “Service Providers”). We may need to share information about you with our Service Providers in order to provide our product with research and analytics on user behaviour and to provide advertising products and services to users, to process payments, and to provide email marketing and support services. Our agreements with these Service Providers authorise them to use your information only as necessary to provide services to us. Transfers to subsequent third parties are covered by the service agreements with our Clients.
Information We Share With Your Consent
With your consent, we will share your information such as your personalised links or content with others through the services. Or when we notify you that the information you provided will be shared in a particular manner (Third-party service etc).
Retention of data
Your account information is protected by a password for your privacy and security. All files stored in the servers are automatically encrypted and will remain encrypted. Despite the high standard security, we do not guarantee that your account is safe from unauthorised access as there is no perfect measures. Should we experience a breach of security, we will notify you the soonest.
It is not compulsory to create an account with us before using our service. You are still able to use
some of our services with registering, therefore, limiting the type of information collected from you.
We reserve the right to change this Privacy Statement at any time in our sole discretion.