Information is collected when you use our Services. This can be information that you provide to us directly when establishing an account such as your username, email address, and social accounts, or when you post, upload, or submit User Content such as posting a comment or submitting written stories, or other media files including photos and videos. Information can also be collected automatically such as your usage information of the Services. All information collected may be retained by us indefinitely, even after you terminate your account.
We collect information that is being sent or received to your device when you send or receive information when using the Services. Usage information also includes Content including but not limited to, text, photos, username, graphics, or other materials (collectively, “User Content”) and its metadata, such as time, date, and sender.
We automatically receive information about the use of our websites, including your browser type, web request, IP address, referring/exit pages and URLs, how you interact with the website, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, information related to your device, and other online information.
We may collect information about the location of your device used to access our Services. We may link location data to other information we have collected about you.
We may use third parties such as analytic services and ad networks to know how users are utilizing our Services and to know more about our users. We may combine this information with other information we have collected about you.
Information collected when you use our Services is primarily used to maintain our Services and provide more relevant content to our users. We take reasonable measures to help protect your information from loss, unauthorized access, alteration, and misuse.
While not share publicly, we do share IP address information with third parties such as service providers or advertising companies with whom we conduct business.
Through your access of certain third party services while using our Services, we may receive information about you with respect to those third party services. We are not responsible for the privacy policies of these third party services, and you acknowledge you are responsible for understanding those third party services’ privacy policies.
We share statistical data such as traffic and behavioral data with third parties such as our partners or service providers so that we can understand how and how often people use our Services, which facilitates improving both their services and how our Services interface with them.
In order to provide products or services to you, we may need to share information we collect from you with our service providers, such as IT contractors, data analytic service providers, data processors and database management system service providers.
We may share your information with third parties with your consent. We will notify you beforehand and give you the opportunity to prevent the sharing of your information.