Privacy policy for needgap platform

posted by Abishek Muthian, permalink  

Privacy and security of the users on the needgap platform is of utmost importance to me; This is resonated through out the design of this platform.

Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is:

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Email (optional)

Email is optionally entered by the user while registering (or) later via profile settings. Email is used for sending password reset emails, notifications regarding user user activity such as receiving a comment for their post or reply for their comment, notifications regarding their account and occasional information about the platform. The notifications can be disabled in the profile settings.

Email can be removed in the profile settings, but password reset will not be possible if the user forgets their password and there will be no notifications regarding their posts or comments.

Analytics and Tracking Technologies

We use analytics on this platform to determine the statistics of the problems, startup ideas discussed in-order to better serve the needgap users.

We may, and we may allow third party service providers to, use cookies or similar technologies to collect information about your browsing activities over time and across different websites following your use of the Site. For example, we use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies to help us analyze how users use the Site and enhance your experience when you use the Site. For more information on how Google uses this data, go to

On most web browsers, you will find a “help” section on the toolbar. Please refer to this section for information on how to receive notification when you are receiving a new cookie and how to turn cookies off. We recommend that you leave cookies turned on because they allow you to take advantage of some of the Site’s features.

Our Site currently does not respond to “Do Not Track” (DNT) signals and operates as described in this Privacy Policy whether or not a DNT signal is received. If we do so in the future, we will describe how we do so in this Privacy Policy.

Advertising related features of Google Analytics are disabled by default on this platform.


When you login to the needgap platform, your session is stored in the cookies. This are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you want to post a problem or leave a comment. These cookies will last for 1 week.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

Google analytics uses cookies to do its work as detailed in the above section.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


If you have any concerns regarding the privacy policy, please email to [email protected] this domain.

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