A. We are Coming Soon; one of our main priorities is the privacy of our
that is collected and recorded by “thesocialcomment” and how we use it.
If you have additional questions or require more information about our
for visitors to our website with regards to the information that they
shared and/or collect in thesocialcomment. This policy is not applicable
to any information collected offline or via channels other than this
to its Terms and Conditions.
to help you understand the types of information we collect from our
users and the ways we use the collected information. www.thesocial
comment.com, hereinafter referred to as the “Website”, “The social
comment”, “We”, “Us”, and “Our”.
data received through the Website. The terms “You” and “Your” have
been used to represent a user of the Website. Please note that the
terms and conditions herein shall apply equally to both the singular
and plural form of the terms defined.
OUR WEBSITE OR ANY OF OUR SERVICES. YOU AGREE THAT YOUR CONTINUED
USE OF THE WEBSITE AND THE SERVICES SHALL SIGNIFY YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF
By using our Website or our services, you agree to be bound by the
intervals to keep yourself aware of the provisions of this Privacy
Policy and the changes made to it (if any) at any later date. You may
and Conditions are updated. We may also publish a notice on the
Terms and Conditions.
Please note that there is no compulsion, as such, to agree to the
however, in the event, you opt to access or use the Website, either
directly or indirectly through a third person, you irrevocably and
consent to the collection, storage and use of your personal and
non-personal information in the manner provided herein.
If you are using our website, you will be sharing your personal as
well as some non- personal information with us. All this information
is collected through our Website that you may visit either directly or
indirectly (through ads or hyperlinks which may redirect you to the
Website). If you are placing an order for a third person, you
represent that you have obtained their consent before doing so. Please
note that all direct or indirect users of our Website shall be bound
the collection, storage and use of their personal and non-personal
information shared by you in physical form.
We understand that protecting your privacy is very important to you,
and you would like to ensure your personal information remains
protected from any unauthorized access and use. In order to meet your
privacy-related needs, we have implemented strict data protection
policy to keep your information protected from any unauthorized access
comment collects, stores, and uses your personal and non-personal
If you are using our Website and the Services, you agree that you have
read, understood and irrevocably agreed to the terms of this Privacy
Policy, and you have given your consent to the collection, storage and
use of your personal and the non-personal information. Should you
disagree to any of the terms contained herein or become unhappy with
any of the subsequent changes, amendments or updates, you may please
discontinue using our Website.
What information do we collect?
The social comment collects your personal as well as non-personal
information when you register on the The social comment site or
visit The social comment pages. This information are described
herein below to help you understand the types of information
collected by The social comment.
Personal Information: A personal information can
be used to identify you as an individual. This information include
your name, email address, phone number and address. We may collect
the following types of personal information in order to provide
you with the use and access to the The social comment, its
services and tools, and for any additional purposes set out in
Name, and contact information, such as email address, phone
number, mobile telephone number, physical address, and
(depending on the service used) sometimes financial
information, such as bank account numbers;
Transactional information based on your activities on the
websites (such as blogging, chatting, posting photos, video
and content you generate or that relates to your account).
Personal information you provide to us through correspondence,
chats, comments and activities.
additional personal information we ask you to submit to
authenticate yourself if we believe you are violating site
policies (for example, we may ask you to send us an ID to
answer additional questions online to help verify your
information from your interaction with our sites, services,
content and advertising, including, but not limited to, device
ID, device type, location, geo-location information, computer
and connection information, statistics on page views, traffic
to and from the sites, ad data, IP address and standard web
Aggregate Information: The social comment
collects non-identifying, general, generic and aggregate
information to better design our website and services.
Non-Personal Information: The social comment may collect
non-personal information as you use The social comment. When
you use the site, The social comment, third-party service
providers (e.g. Google Analytics), and partners may receive
and record non- personal information from cookies, server
logs, and similar technology from your browser or mobile
device, including your IP address.
We may combine some Non-Personal Information with the Personal
Information we collect. Where we do so, we will treat the
combined information as Personal Information if the resulting
combination may be used to readily identify or locate you in
the same manner as Personal Information alone.
Please note that we do not store your card details or
financial information. All the payments are processed by
third-party payment gateways which use secured socket layer
(SSL) technology to keep your card and financial information
protected. Such third party payment gateways, however, store
your payment/transaction id to reverse the charges if
How do we store your information?
We use hosting provider name of the server, therefore your information
may be transferred to and stored on servers at various locations. The
social comment maintains control of your information. We protect your
information using technical and administrative security measures to
reduce the risks of loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure and
alteration. Some of the safeguards we use are firewalls and data
encryption, physical access controls to our data centers, and
information access authorization controls.
How do we use your Information?
When you use thesocialcomment, we may request certain information.
The social comment does not share any of your personally
identifiable or transactional information with any person or
entity, other than as set out in this policy. No other third party
receives your personally identifiable information or other
transactional data except for approximate location / geo-location
information when you use the Local jobs service and those with
whom you have transactions and share that information. The
information we collect is used to improve the content of our
website, notify users about updates to our website and for
communications, such as customer service. The personal information
is mainly used to offer our services on the website. With the help
of the information you share; we manage your account as well as
your browsing sessions on the website.
Email Communications: We may send you a welcome email to verify
your account and other transactional emails for operational
purposes, such as blogging, account management, or system
maintenance. You may only stop those emails by terminating your
account. We may also send you promotions, product announcements,
surveys, newsletters, developer updates, product evaluations, and
event information or other marketing or commercial e-mails. You
can opt out of receiving these email communications from The
social comment at any time by unsubscribing using the unsubscribe
link within each email, updating your e-mail preferences on your
The social comment account or emailing us to have your contact
information removed from our email list or registration database.
Communications/Notifications: We may send you SMS messages to your
phone number for operational purposes, such as notifying you about
the comment on your blog, messages received through your chats,
likes comment on your post. You can opt out of receiving these SMS
messages from The social comment at any time by updating your
notifications preferences on your The social comment account or by
replying ‘STOP’ to any message we send.
Marketing: You agree that we may use your personal information to
tell you about our services and tools, deliver targeted marketing
and promotional offers based on your communication preferences,
and customize measure and improve our advertising. You can
unsubscribe from emails at any time by clicking the unsubscribe
link contained in the email. However, you may not unsubscribe or
out opt of the emails that are triggered due to your activities on
the website. One such example is changing your password. We do not
sell or trade upon the personal information of our users.
We may, however, share some non-personal information with our
associate companies and advertising partners for the traffic
management as well as targeting ads. Our associate companies may
further contact you and share the information related to the deals
in which you might be interested in.
Non-Personal Information is mainly used our marketing purposes,
including, without limitation, marketing on other websites. For
example, we may use the information to control the number of times
you have seen an ad, deliver ads tailored to your interests, and
measure the effectiveness of ad campaigns. You can prevent us from
tailoring our ads to you on other websites by deleting your
cookies (see below). Please note that The social comment uses
industry-standard encryption technologies when transferring and
receiving consumer and transaction data exchanged with our site.
The information is further used to improve your experience on the
website as we use it to do some background calculations. These
calculations help us in resolving technical difficulties, adding
or removing a functionality, preventing the crashes, or if crashed
already, in the restoration of the website.
Sharing your Information
We may disclose your personal information to our lawyers, legal
team, telecallers, and management to carry out our operations
smoothly. The lawyer may need to respond to legal requirements,
enforce our policies, respond to claims that a listing or other
content violates the rights of others, or protect anyone’s rights,
property, or safety. Such information will be disclosed in
accordance with applicable laws and regulations. As stated above,
we can disclose your personal information to third parties for
their marketing purposes without your explicit consent.
We may disclose personal information to our related body corporate
and third party suppliers and service providers for some of the
purposes. We take reasonable steps to ensure that the recipients
of your personal information do not breach the privacy obligations
relating to your personal information.
We may disclose your personal information upon a business
transition, for example, in the case of merger, demerger,
amalgamation, or at the sale or transfer of The social comment
and/or all or part of its assets including servers to another
to the new entity receiving your information.
non-personal information such as your IP address, web browser type,
date and time of your visit, and preferred language etc. Cookies are
small text files with id tags transferred via a web browser and
thereafter stored on your system’s storage or mobile device. They are
created and transferred at the time you visit our Platform or any
used to collect the non-personal information such as the date and time
of your visit, language selection, and your preferences. There are two
types of cookies used by our Platform a) cookies by The social
comment, and b) cookies by third-party websites. The third parties
include an advertiser, linked websites, or the partner companies that
Types of Cookies used by The social comment
The session cookies are very important for us to help ensure you
use our Platform easily. The session cookies identify you as one
user when you browse through different pages of the Platform. If
we do not have session cookies, the Platform will recognize you as
a new user on each different page you go through. You may also be
asked to provide same information again and again in absence of
the session cookies. The session cookies are temporary. They are
used to track your activities on our Platform and manage our user
sessions. They remember the pages you have visited and allowed you
an easy navigation. The session cookies are automatically deleted
at the time you close your browser. The permanent cookies remain
in your system for as long as you do not delete them. However, if
they reach their expiry date before you delete them manually, they
get removed out of your system or the mobile device automatically.
They are also called the persistent cookies because they persist
in your system for a longer period of time. We use the permanent
cookies to remember your information and settings. They can also
store your password if you click on the option “remember
password”. The permanent cookies also remember your language
selection, preferred theme, bookmarks, menu preferences, or
favorites. The permanent cookies make the use of the Platform
convenient by allowing an easy login when you visit the Platform
The cookies can be installed on your device, whether you are
registered with us or not. They are created at the time you visit
our website. They are generally installed at the time you open our
party cookies can be installed at the time you click on any ad or
visit any linked website. They are installed in your browser’s
contained in your system or mobile device. Any information
contained in a cookie is simply the result of your actions. For
example, if you fill out a form on the website, the cookies may
record it. Please note that the information recorded by our
cookies is encrypted and therefore, a third party server cannot
read or decode the information contained therein.
time of your access, your preferences, user id and the browsing
details etcetera. The cookies can also store your password if you
select the ‘remember password’ option. Since the passwords stored
in the cookies are encrypted, no other servers except the server
that had created the cookie would be able to read your password.
Your user id, system, and browser details are stored at the time
you select ‘remember me’ option. We use the cookies on our
Platform to manage our user’s sessions, tracking information and
remembering the language a user has selected. The cookies help you
in saving your time by automatically selecting the preferred
language and remembering your system. For example, if you do not
allow cookies on your system, you may need to answer the security
questions every time you try to sign in to your account. However,
if you allow them, you will not be required to answer the security
questions again and again. This is because our server will
recognize you with the help of the information stored in the
cookies installed on your system’s storage or mobile device.
Further, we use web beacons to understand the traffic pattern on
our website. The web beacons are also known as the pixel tags. The
pixel tags can be used to identify whether a user has visited us
directly or through a hyperlink/advertisement. This helps in
improving our user’s experience on the website.
You can typically configure your web browser to not to accept the
activities on the Platform. For example, you may experience using
our communication facility. You may also be required provide
certain information every time you use the Platform. For example,
you may need to select your preferred language every time you
visit us. Your web browser allows you to delete the permanent
cookies installed on your storage. To delete the permanent cookies
installed on your system or the mobile device, you can select the
relevant options available in the settings of your web browser.
Accessing and updating your Information
You can update your information through your account profile settings.
If you believe that personal information we hold about you is
incorrect, incomplete or inaccurate, then you also have an option to
request us to update it.
You can opt-out of certain communication you receive from our website.
The link to opt- out of the communications is usually provided in the
emails. However, please note that opting out of certain information,
for example, those related to your account related activities would
not be possible.
We resolve the privacy-related queries on a priority basis. Therefore,
in order to enable us help you in a better way, we request you share
all the details that might be helpful for us in locating the real
laws. Any disputes, discrepancy or claim relating to or resulting out
laws and the user ascends to accept the jurisdiction of the courts of
DELHI and all courts eligible to here appeal there from.