There are many different ways you can use our services – to search for and share information, to communicate with other people or to create new content. When you share information with us, for example by creating a Gutrgoo Account, we can make those services even better – to show you more relevant search results and ads, to help you connect with people or to make sharing with others quicker and easier. As you use our services, we want you to be clear how we’re using information and the ways in which you can protect your privacy.
Information we collect
When you create a Gutrgoo account, you provide us with some personal information, such as your name, username, password, email address, or phone number. On Gutrgoo, your name and username are always listed publicly, including on your profile page and in search results, and you can use either your real name or a pseudonym. We shall use your contact information to send you information about our Services, to market to you, to help prevent spam, fraud, or abuse, and to help others find your account, including through third-party services and client applications. You can use your settings for email and mobile notifications to control notifications you receive from Gutrgoo. You can also unsubscribe from a notification by following the instructions contained within the notification or the instructions on our website.
Information shared by you
Gutrgoo will use information we collect to provide, develop, and improve the Services behalf and in accordance with any other instructions from you. Examples of such use include:
Communicate with users and administrators regarding their use of the Services;
Enhance the security and safety of the Services for your Organization and other users;
Personalize your experiences as part of our provision of the Services;
Develop new tools, products, or services for you;
Associate activity on our Services across different devices operated by the same individual to improve the Service which we provide to you;
Associate activity on our Services across different devices operated by the same individual; and
Conduct data and system analytics, including research to improve the Services. In these circumstances Gutrgoo shall to the extent possible use de-identified or aggregated data.
We may also use the information we collect in order to operate, maintain, and improve the systems and infrastructure that provide the Services. You authorize us to do so and acknowledge that this may also result in improvements to the Gutrgoo Services, since centralized systems and infrastructure support the. For example, we may use crash logs from your use of the Services to identify and fix bugs that may also be present in the Services.
Direct Messages and Non-Public Communications:
We provide certain features that allow you to communicate more privately. For example, you can use Direct Messages to have private conversations with other Gutrgoo users. When you privately communicate with others through our Services, such as by sending and receiving Direct Messages, we will store and process your communications, and information related to them. Please note that if you interact with public Gutrgoo content shared with you via Direct Message, for instance by liking a Post shared via Direct Message, those interactions may be public. When you use features like Direct Messages to communicate privately, please remember that recipients may copy, store, and re-share the contents of your communications.
We may receive information about your location. For example, you may choose to publish your location in your Posts and in your Gutrgoo profile. You may also tell us your location when you set your trend location on website. We may also determine location by using other data from your device, such as precise location information from GPS, information about wireless networks or cell towers near your mobile device, or your IP address. We may use and store information about your location to provide features of our Services, such as allowing you to Post with your location, and to improve and customize the Services, for example, with more relevant content like local trends, stories, ads, and suggestions for people to follow.
You can program your computer to warn you each time a cookie is being sent, block third party cookies or block all cookies. However, by blocking all cookies you may not have access to certain features of the Service.
Compliance with Law and Fraud Protection:
We may, and you authorize us to use and disclose any information, including personal information:
We deem necessary, in our sole discretion, to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request;
In order to investigate, prevent or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any personal or as otherwise required by law;
To other companies and organizations for credit fraud protection and risk reduction; and
To enforce any agreement we have with you.
Third-Parties and Affiliates:
If you choose to use our referral service to tell a friend about our site, we will ask you for your friend’s email address. We will automatically send your friend a one-time email inviting him or her to visit the site. Gutrgoo stores this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time email and tracking the success of our referral program.
We also provide you with the opportunity to share a product or your wish list with a friend. If you choose to share a product or a wish list with your friend we will ask for your friend’s email address in order to automatically send them a one-time email containing the product or your wish list. Gutrgoo stores this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time email.
Accessing and Modifying Your Personal Information
If you are a registered user of our Services, we provide you with tools and account settings to access, correct, delete, or modify the personal information you provided to us and associated with your account. You can download certain account information, including your post, by following the instructions here. You can learn more about the interests we have inferred about you in Your Gutrgoo Data.
You can also permanently delete your Gutrgoo account. When deactivated, your account, including your name, username, and public profile, is not viewable on website. For up to 30 days after deactivation it is still possible to restore your account if it was accidentally or wrongfully deactivated. Absent a separate arrangement between you and us to extend your deactivation period, after 30 days, we begin the process of deleting your account from our systems, which can take up to a week.
Keep in mind that search engines and other third parties may still retain copies of your public information, like your user profile information and public post, even after you have deleted the information from the Gutrgoo Services or deactivated your account.
Changes to this Policy