Privacy & Security

Last updated: 20 September 2018

Section 1 - Our policy

It is Beacon App's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website. Accordingly, we have developed this privacy policy in order for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate, disclose and otherwise make use of personal information.

Section 2 - What information do we collect?

For a better experience while using our service, we may require you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information. The information that we collect will be used to contact or identify you.

We don't ask you for personal information unless required for the on-going operation of one of our services. (email, password, name, social links)

We never access files stored in your account or the website data on which Beacon Embed plugin is installed on.

We don't share, sell, disclose your personal information with anyone.

We use cookies, analytic tools on our website (to improve user experience, and for our own market research purposes)

We collect your data when you:

  • Visit Beacon website.
  • Chat with us on the site for help and support.
  • Sign in or sign up to Beacon dashboard.
  • Use the Beacon dashboard.

Section 3 - Service providers

We may use external service providers to provide a better infrastructure that can facilitate our services.
We use Google's Firebase for all our backend services. All your personal information is stored on Firebase servers. Following Firebase services are used:

  • Firebase Authentication
  • Firebase Hosting
  • Firestore
Learn more on How Google uses data when you use our partners’ sites or apps .

Section 4 - Security

All data in app is encrypted and transmitted via a secure SSL connection.

We might occasionally

  • Release non-personally identifying information like report on our product, so we can make it even better.
  • Ask you to send us a testimonial about any of our services.
  • Ask you to participate in a voluntary survey about our products we can use to improve our services.
  • Send you email about what's new inside Beacon App's products.

Section 5 - Privacy changes

We may update our Privacy policy as and when required. If our privacy policy ever changes, we will notify you on our website or through the newsletter.