Created: July 24, 2015
Last Updated: July 24, 2015
We collect information by placing cookies on your computer or mobile device. Cookies are tiny text files that are stored on your computer, tablet, or mobile phone when you visit a website. The cookies mean that the website will remember you and how you've used the website every time you come back.
When you visit the publicly available sections of BeSocial, a session ID cookie is placed on your computer that only lasts while you're visiting. We also place persistent cookies (also known as local storage devices) on users' computers, so that BeSocial remembers them and makes their login experience faster and easier. We may use persistent tracking cookies on your mobile device, mainly for security protection purposes, including to prevent phishers, scammers, unauthorized log in attempts, and to help you access your hacked account. We do not use any information while you are logged off.
You may set your browser and your mobile settings to block cookies and local storage devices, but if you do, you may not be able to access the features that BeSocial offers.
We've put our cookies into the following categories, to make it easier for you to understand why we need them:
|Analytics and research
|These cookies help us to identify our users so that when you're logged in, you can enjoy BeSocial's offerings, experiences, and various features, including uploading photographs, chatting, and can localize your experience, including when you've requested to view BeSocial's website in your local language or when you've asked BeSocial to "remember me." These cookies also help to remember who invited you to join BeSocial.
|Security and website integrity
We may use persistent cookies, which will help us to make sure that we have identified the same device is logging into the correct account. These types of cookies also help with our antispam measures and may help us to prevent phishers, scammers, unauthorized login attempts to your account, and accessing any hacked accounts.
|Website features and services
In some cases, the website feature you choose may allow a third party to place cookies or local storage devices on your computer. The third party who places cookies on your device is responsible for how they process their data and BeSocial recommends that you read their privacy policies. Third parties who place cookies on your device when you use BeSocial include:
|We need to use certain cookies and local storage devices to make sure our users have the best possible experience, including assisting with your navigation of our website, making sure pages load up quickly, and responding faster to your requests for BeSocial services.
If you would like to know more about cookies, including flash cookies/local storage devices, the following websites provide useful information: