Your protection is basically essential to us. At Octocs, we have a couple of central standards:

We are mindful about the individual data we request that you give and the individual data that we gather about you through the task of our administrations.

We store individual data for just as long as we have motivation to keep it.

We mean to make it as basic as feasible for you to control what data on your site is shared freely (or kept private), ordered via web crawlers, and for all time erased.

We help shield you from exceeding government requests for your own data.

We go for full straightforwardness on how we assemble, use, and offer your own data.

The following is our Privacy Policy, which consolidates and clears up these standards.

Our identity and What This Policy Covers

Howdy! We are the people behind an assortment of items and administrations intended to permit anybody — from bloggers, to picture takers, entrepreneurs, and ventures — to exploit the power and guarantee of the open web. Our central goal is to democratize distributing and trade so anybody with a story can tell it, and anybody can transform their incredible thought into a job. We have faith in fueling the open Internet with code that is open source and are glad to state that most by far of our work is accessible under the General Public License (“GPL”). In contrast to most different administrations, in light of the fact that our GPL code is open, you can really download and investigate that code to perceive how it functions.

This Privacy Policy applies to data that we gather about you when you use:

Our sites (counting,,, and more);

Our other Octocs items and administrations that are accessible on or through our sites

Other clients’ sites that utilization our Services, while you are signed in to your record with us.

All through this Privacy Policy we’ll allude to our sites, portable applications, and different items and administrations on the whole as “Administrations.” And on the off chance that you’d like to get familiar with which Octocs organization is the controller of data about you, investigate the area underneath on Controllers and Responsible Companies.

If you don’t mind note that this Privacy Policy does not have any significant bearing to any of our items or administrations that have a different protection arrangement.

Underneath we clarify how we gather, use, and offer data about you, alongside the decisions that you have as for that data.

Creative Commons License

We’ve chosen to make this Privacy Policy accessible under a Creative Commons Sharealike permit. You can snatch a duplicate of this Privacy Policy and other authoritative reports on Github. You’re very free to duplicate it, adjust it, and repurpose it for your very own utilization. Simply make a point to reconsider the language so your approach mirrors your genuine practices. Additionally, on the off chance that you do utilize the approach we’d value a credit and connection to Octocs some place on your site.

Data We Collect

We possibly gather data about you on the off chance that we have motivation to do so– for instance, to give our Services, to speak with you, or to improve our Services.

We gather data in three different ways: if and when you give data to us, naturally through working our Services, and from outside sources. How about we go over the data that we gather.

Data You Provide to Us

It’s most likely nothing unexpected that we gather data that you give to us. The sum and kind of data relies upon the unique circumstance and how we utilize the data. Here are a few precedents:

Fundamental Account Information: We request essential data from you so as to set up your record. For instance, we require people who agree to accept a record to furnish an email address alongside a username or name, contingent upon the administration – and that is it. You may give us more data – like your location and other data you need to share – yet we don’t necessitate that data to make a account.

Open Profile Information: If you have a record with us, we gather the data that you accommodate your open profile. For instance, on the off chance that you have a account, your username is a piece of that open profile, alongside some other data you put into your open profile, for example, a photograph or an “About Me” portrayal. Your open profile data is only that — open — so please remember that when choosing what data you might want to incorporate.

Exchange and Billing Information: If you purchase something from us – a membership to a plan, an excellent subject, a custom area, or some fun Longreads swag, for instance – you will give extra close to home and installment data that is required to process the exchange and your installment, for example, your name, Mastercard data, and contact data.

Glad Tools Information: If you are a Happy Tools client, you will give us data to utilize the Service’s highlights. For instance, you may enter timezone and area data, organization data, and contact data.

Content Information: Depending on the Services you use, you may likewise furnish us with data about you in draft and distributed substance, (for example, for your site or your Crowdsignal review). For instance, in the event that you compose a blog entry that incorporates biographic data about you, we will have that data, thus will anybody with access to the Internet in the event that you distribute the post openly. This may be evident to you… however it’s not to everybody!

Correspondences with Us (Hi There!): You may likewise give us data when you react to studies, speak with our Happiness Engineers about a help question, post an inquiry concerning your site in our open gatherings, or sign up for a pamphlet like the one we send through Longreads. When you speak with us by means of structure, email, telephone, remark, or else, we store a duplicate of our correspondences (counting any call chronicles as allowed by relevant law).

Data We Collect Automatically

We additionally gather some data consequently:

Log Information: Like most online specialist organizations, we gather data that internet browsers, cell phones, and servers normally make accessible, for example, the program type, IP address, one of a kind gadget identifiers, language inclination, alluding webpage, the date and time of access, working framework, and portable system data. We gather log data when you utilize our Services– for instance, when you make or make changes to your site on

Area Information: We may decide the estimated area of your gadget from your IP address. We gather and utilize this data to, for instance, compute what number of individuals visit our Services from certain geographic districts. We may likewise gather data about your exact area by means of our versatile applications (when, for instance, you post a photo with area data) in the event that you enable us to do as such through your cell phone working framework’s authorizations.

Put away Information: We may get to data put away on your cell phone through our portable applications. We get to this put away data through your gadget working framework’s authorizations. For example