Privacy policy

This privacy policy sets out how Bookmark Reminder uses and protects any information that you give Bookmark Reminder when you use this website.

Bookmark Reminder is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Bookmark Reminder may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 2011 February 24.

What we collect

We collect the following personal information when your register on our site:

  • email address (only the hash of the email address is stored)
  • timezone
  • language

Please be informed that we store only the hash of your email address, and this means that it can not be revealed.

We may also, at times, collect our users' IP addresses. We may use such IP addresses to help diagnose problems and, if necessary, deny the service in accordance with our Terms and conditions.

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to take into account your preferences and provide you with a better service, and for the following reason: to be able to recover your account by sending a new password to the given email address.


We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we store only the hash of your email address, so your email address can not be revealed from the database.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

Cookies in Bookmark Reminder are used only for identifying you so you do not have to login time to time to the website. Please consider that without explicitly logging out from the service your account can be accessed by anybody else on the machine as there is no session timeout.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.


We use Google Analytics to measure and analyse our website traffic, and we do not have any control over that service obviously. If you are not satisfied with the Privacy Policy of Google Analytics, please do not use our service.

You have to accept that we measure the number of clicks on the links you added in your profile.

Links to other websites

Our website and your profile may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Emails sent to you

We send emails you only in the following cases:

  • after a successful registration
  • after a successful account delete
  • if you requested a new password

In each above case you share us your email address during the login/forgot password procedure, so it is not taken from our database.

Controlling your personal information

You may delete your account at any time. In this case we will remove all information regarding you and your profile immediately.

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties.