Privacy Policy

We take your privacy very seriously.

How uses your information?

Information we receive from you at the time of registration process. As part of account creation, you are required to provide us your email address, username and password. To complete the registration process, you need to click on the link which we send to your email address and complete the registration process by entering your details like First Name, Middle Name, Last Name, Date of Birth, Gender and your location information.

Sharing Information and Disclosure

You can select which information will appear in your public profile and which information can be shared with people you are connected with. We provide an option to our uses in account settings page to choose information which can be public.

Your Consent: We may share or disclose your information at your direction, such as when you authorize a third-party web client or application to access your account.

Law: Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Policy, we may preserve or disclose your information if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to comply with a law, regulation or legal request; to protect the safety of any person; to address fraud, security or technical issues; or to protect rights or property. However, nothing in this Privacy Policy is intended to limit any legal defenses or objections that you may have to a third party's, including a government's, request to disclose your information.

Business Transfers: In the event that is involved in a bankruptcy, merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of assets, your information may be sold or transferred as part of that transaction. The promises in this Privacy Policy will apply to your information as transferred to the new entity.

Other Information
  • We receive data about your login location, computer you use, browser type, IP address, your Internet Service Provider (ISP) details. We use this information to analyze and serve you with appropriate pages and related advertisements you may be interested in.
  • We may also receive data from our third party partners or advertising networks about the pages you visit, most visited sections of the site including time spent on the pages, URL, date and time of visit. We use this data collectively to measure the effectiveness of the ads we serve you.
  • We do not pass any of your personal information to our advertising partners. However, we may pass your location information, demographics and your interests based on which appropriate ads are fetched from the ad servers.
Your Public Information

Any information which is identified as public will be shown to all the users irrespective of whether the user is logged in or not.

Always Public
There are certain fields which are always public when you complete your registration process, profile creation. Following are the fields which are public by default:

  • First Name
  • Middle Name
  • Last Name
  • Username / User ID
  • Education
  • Location
  • Occupation
  • Connections (number of connections)

Choose as Public
There is an option in the account settings page when the user logs in where the user can choose which information can be public.

Like many websites, we use "cookie" technology to collect additional website usage data and to improve our Services, but we do not require cookies for many parts of our Services such as searching and looking at public user profiles or lists. A cookie is a small data file that is transferred to your computer's hard disk. may use both session cookies and persistent cookies to better understand how you interact with our Services, to monitor aggregate usage by our users and web traffic routing on our Services, and to customize and improve our Services. Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies. You can instruct your browser, by changing its settings, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. However, some Services may not function properly if you disable cookies.

Child Policy

Our Services are not directed to persons under 13. If you become aware that your child has provided us with personal information without your consent, please contact us at We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If we become aware that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we take steps to remove such information and terminate the child's account.

Deactivating your account

If you want to stop using your account, you can deactivate it.

Deactivating your account puts your account on hold. Other users will no longer see your details or profile, but we do not delete any of your information. When you deactivate your account, you will still be able to login any time and re-activate it. Deactivating an account is the same as you telling us not to delete any information because you might want to reactivate your account at some point in the future. You can deactivate your account on your account settings page.

Your connections will still see you listed in their list while your account is deactivated.

Policy Changes

We may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time. The most current version of the policy will govern our use of your information and will always be at If we make a change to this policy that, in our sole discretion, is material, we will notify you via an email update notification once you log in to your account. By continuing to access or use the Services after those changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Privacy Policy.

Effective: February 04, 2013