This policy has been compiled to help you understand about the privacy of your data, guidelines for poll creation and all other interactions you might have when you use 'netpoll.in' and its services. In this policy page, 'We', 'Us', 'Our', 'Company' must be read as 'netpoll.in'. This Policy applies to only 'netpoll.in' and does not apply to any third party services, websites, software and content that may be linked to from within Our website. Please read the policy carefully.

What information do we collect from you?

The information We collect can be categorized as personal identifiable information and other user inputs.

Personal Identifiable Information: When registering or logging in on our site, we use federated identity based log in mechanism. Federated identity is related to single sign-on (SSO), in which user's single authentication ticket, or token, is trusted across multiple IT systems or even organizations and it would not be possible without some sort of federation. We collect user id, name, picture and email from organizations (Google, Facebook) providing the identity.

Other User Inputs: We collect user inputs when you create polls, edit polls, vote for polls, comment on our site and write mails or messages to us.

We collect these information only with your consent as you accepted this policy while log in.

How do we use your information?

We use the information we collect from you to

⦿  personalize your experience with our website.

⦿  deliver the type of content in which you are most interested.

⦿  improve our website in order to better serve you.

⦿  improve our response to service requests.

How do we protect your information?

Your information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all the information you supply is encrypted using a modern cipher suite - TLS 1.2 technology. Apart from these, we also use regular Malware Scanning. But you should remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While We strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect Your Personal Data, We cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Disclosure of your personal data

Business Transactions: If the Company is involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, Your Personal Data may be transferred. We will provide notice before Your Personal Data is transferred and becomes subject to a different Privacy Policy.

Law enforcement: Under certain circumstances, the Company may be required to disclose Your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).

Other legal requirements: The Company may disclose Your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

⦿  Comply with a legal obligation

⦿  Protect and defend the rights or property of the Company

⦿  Prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service

⦿  Protect the personal safety of Users of the Service or the public

⦿  Protect against legal liability

How do we use cookies?

A cookie is a small file that can be placed on your device that allows us to recognise and remember you. It is sent to your browser and stored on your computer's hard drive or tablet or mobile device. When you visit our sites, we may collect information from you automatically through cookies or similar technology.

As a cookie based poll system, NetPoll use cookies extensively for voting purpose. For each and every poll your vote is stored in your own device inside a cookie. We also use cookies for authentication process. But We do not store any tracking information in our server.

NetPoll also uses few third party cookies. They are listed below:

⦿  Google uses security cookies to authenticate users, prevent fraudulent use of login credentials, and protect user data from unauthorized parties. You can check Google's policy of cookie usage from our LOG IN page.

⦿  We use Google Analytics, an online analytic service of Google Inc. ("Google") to create reports about website-activity for the website-operator. The information about your use of our website (including your IP-address) generated by the cookie will be transmitted to and stored on a Google-server in the USA.

⦿  We also use Google AdSense, the advertisement service of Google Inc. ("Google") to provide ads on our site. Google AdSense also uses web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags, and single-pixel gifs). Through these web beacons, information such as the visitor traffic on these pages can be evaluated.

It is also possible to stop your browser from accepting cookies altogether by changing your browser's cookie settings. You can usually find these settings in the "options" or "preferences" menu of your browser.

Do we send mails?

We usually send mails only for essential or critical communication like these -

•  Welcome message on joining
•  Change in policy
•  New updates/features
•  Support communications

Below are the guide-lines we strictly follow while sending mails.

⦿  We do not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.

⦿  Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email.

⦿  Honor unsubscribe/resubscribe requests quickly. Maximum 15 days to serve.

Poll Policy

⦿  All 'PUBLIC' polls must be written in only 'ENGLISH' language.

⦿  'PUBLIC' polls must not contain any material which can be categorised as any of these -

•  Obscene or Sexual
•  Distressing or threatening
•  Offensive or Hateful to a group
•  Offensive or Hateful to public figures
•  Offensive or Hateful to a belief
•  Severely disgusting and distasteful
•  False and Misleading information
•  Against government policy
•  Malicious or harmful script
•  Meaningless or gibberish content

⦿  We check new 'PUBLIC' polls and 'GUEST' polls randomly on daily basis. If found anything like above we will remove the poll. We will also mark the user (if available) for policy violation or permanently block the account.

⦿  Generally 'PRIVATE' polls are not subjected for any scrutiny. But if a user raises concern about the content of a 'PRIVATE' poll, we will treat the 'PRIVATE' poll as a 'PUBLIC' poll and all 'PUBLIC' poll policies will be applicable to that 'PRIVATE' poll.

⦿  'GUEST' Polls which could not collect more than ONE vote in 90 days from its creation will be deleted by our system automatically.

⦿  Do not link copyright protected images on either 'PUBLIC' or 'PRIVATE' polls. We do not take any responsibility if a user commits such copyright violation. We can only remove the image link if the image owner complains with proof of ownership.

⦿  Our polls do not guarantee 100% accurate data. So using any information for academic or scientific use is totally discouraged. Use poll statistics with your own responsibility. Neither NetPoll and it's services nor the creator of the poll can be held accountable.

⦿  NetPoll uses cookie based voting system. We take no responsibility if someone uses any client-side script or third party software to manipulate the results.

# All Above policies are also applied to quizzes.

Changes to this Policy

We may update Our Policy from time to time. You are advised to review this Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

Contact Us

If there is any question regarding this policy, you may contact us HERE

# Updated on 11-October-2022
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