Privacy Policy

The information we collect and how we use it.

This document is written to let you know everything about the way we collect, use and share your information when you use Hyvor Groups.

Introduction

Hyvor Groups ("us", "we", "HG") is a web-service provided by Hyvor, which is available at https://groups.hyvor.com. We provide you following "Services".

  • We let you create new groups

  • We provide you tools to moderate groups

  • We let you to share your content in groups

Your Information

All the information you give to Hyvor Groups is treated as strictly confidential. All information is stored securely and is only accessed by qualified and authorized personnel only. We will not share any of your personal information with any third party company.

Hyvor Auth

All of your authentication information is collected at Hyvor Auth, the primary account system of Hyvor. Please refer Hyvor's privacy policy page for the details on how we collect, use and share these information.

Visitors

The term "Visitors" is used to mention the users who are visiting Hyvor Groups without logging into Hyvor. They are able to view anything of Hyvor Groups except private groups.

When you visit Hyvor Groups as a visitor, what you can do is limited as well as what we collect from you is also limited. You are not required to enter any information to just visit.

But, we will store some information on your computer using Cookies and Local Storage to provide you the best service. See Tracking & Cookies for more information.

Users

The term "Users" is used to mention the users who are logged into Hyvor and visiting Hyvor Groups. They are able to post, comment, up vote and down vote in groups.

For users, we will collect signup information at signup and login information at login. The policies for those are mentioned here.

When you first visit Hyvor Groups after logging into Hyvor, an HG (Hyvor Groups) account will be created. Hyvor Groups will get the following data from your Hyvor Account.

  • First Name

  • Last Name

  • Username

  • Birthday

  • Country

  • Email - Never shown publicly. Only used to send you appropriate emails when needed.

What Your Provide Us

1. Content

The content you publish is collected by us and shown to the users who are authorized to see it. (Eg: Posts in privates groups are only shown to the approved users by moderators) You can publish posts and comments at HG.

2. Actions

When using HG, you can perform certain actions like visiting posts, voting, joining groups. Additionally, moderators can perform actions like approving users, banning users and moderating posts. We save your actions to provide you a better and personalized service.

3. Forms

We will collect some other information using forms. For example, when you create a new group, you will need to enter some information about it. Using these information, we will save unique services.

What We Collect Automatically

We may automatically collect some information about how Hyvor Groups is accessed and used. This may include information such as user's Internet Protocol address, browser user agent, which part of our services are used by the user, time and date of the visit, the time spent on each service (or page), unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

Tracking & Cookies

We may use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track your activities and preferences on Hyvor Groups which will help us to make the best decision about what kind of service you need.

You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.

Our third party service providers may also place cookies. See Service Providers section for more details.

How We Use Your Information

  • To identify

  • To provide and maintain the Service

  • To notify you about changes to our Service

  • To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Service when you choose to do so

  • To provide customer care and support

  • To provide analysis

  • To monitor the usage of the Service

  • To personalize content

Service Providers (3rd Party)

We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service ("Service Providers"), to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.

Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network. We Google Analytics to analyze the use of our Service.

You can opt-out of having made your activity on the Service available to Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. The add-on prevents the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js, and dc.js) from sharing information with Google Analytics about visits activity.

For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en

Google Adsense

Google AdSense is a program run by Google through which website publishers in the Google Network of content sites serve text, images, video, or interactive media advertisements that are targeted to the site content and audience. These advertisements are administered, sorted, and maintained by Google.

Please visit the Google Privacy & Terms webpage: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en

Contact

Visit the contact page for the details.