Privacy Policy

[Product of Yippee Infonet Private Limited]

Yippee Infonet Pvt. Ltd. has developed a mobile and web based application known as “Yippee” available now on app store and play store under the name "Yippee - Social Travel App". Yippee, is a social travel network made for travellers and socially active people out there. With Yippee, you can document your trips by creating a sequence of memories through photos and videos, and share it with everyone on Yippee and other social media platforms. Yippee in a way helps you to plan your next trip with real time user generated content of the places and adventures. With Yippee you can connect with like minded people and plan your trip together may be! Users can sign up using various options such as google, facebook, and mobile number.

Yippee Infonet Pvt. Ltd. knows that you take your privacy seriously & so does Yippee Infonet Pvt. Ltd. We at Yippee Infonet Pvt. Ltd. are committed to giving you transparency of our privacy practices and control over your data in connection with Yippee’s Services (as defined in Yippee’s Terms of Service). To that end, in addition to this Privacy Policy, we have developed the following other documents that complement and are part of this policy, all of which describe the data we collect, how we use it, with whom we share it, and your choices regarding your data.

This Privacy Policy covers Yippee’s treatment of personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) and other data that Yippee gathers when you are accessing Yippee’s services.

  1. INFORMATION THAT WE COLLECT
    • INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE US DIRECTLY
      • Personal information which includes your full name, mobile number, current location and location you wish to visit next, e-mail address, about yourself, interests and use information regarding use of services when you register for a Yippee account.
      • Profile information that you provide for your user profile (e.g., full name, picture, mobile number, current location, location you wish to visit next, about yourself, handle name, social media account links). This information may allow us to help you or others be “found” on Yippee.
      • To use Yippee services you can use either your real name or a pseudonym.
      • 'Trail' on Yippee consists of single or multiple posts. Post here includes location, pictures, videos, different tag marks that you post to the Service.
      • Communications between you and Yippee. For example, we may send you a service-related SMS or email (e.g., registration email, account verification, changes/updates to features of the Service, technical and security notices or direct messages on social media networks).
      • The Personal Information you provide is used for such purposes as allowing you to set up a user account and profile that can be used to interact with other users through the Services, improving the content of the services, customizing the content you and your friends see, and communicating with you about specials and new features. Your Services account will be associated either with your mobile number, google or facebook profiles, and this account will be used for all our Services that you use.
      [NOTE that you may not opt out of Service-related e-mails and text messages.]
    • INFORMATION THAT IS COLLECTED AUTOMATICALLY
      • When you use the services, Yippee automatically receives and records information on our server logs from a mobile platform, including your location, operating system information, mobile carrier, device and application IDs, and the page you requested and other miscellaneous data.
      • Yippee may also gather device-specific information (such as your hardware model, operating system version, unique device identifiers, and mobile network information including mobile number)
      • When you use our services or view content provided by Yippee, we automatically collect and store certain information in server logs, which includes: details of how you used our service, such as your search queries, information like your mobile number, device event information such as crashes, system activity, hardware settings, Operating System type, device type, the date and time of your request and other related data.
      • Yippee may also gather information with respect to the version or the application number installed on the operating system which may be sent to the servers on installing or uninstalling the application or during automatic updates.
      • We use various technologies to collect and store information when you use Yippee services, and this may include using similar technologies to identify your device.
      • Unless otherwise stated in this Privacy Policy, Yippee only uses this data in aggregate form. We may use the data collected from the Users for improving our services.
  2. INFORMATION THAT WE SHARE

    Personal Information about our users is an integral part of our business. We neither rent nor sell your Personal Information to anyone. Yippee may share your Personal Information only as described in this Privacy Policy and related documents.

    • FOLLOWERS ON YIPPEE
      • Your followers can see, for example, your current location, next location you wish to visit, full name, profile photo, a list of your followers, following, handle name, about yourself, number of trail count, number of places, posts & Yippee Services you use.
      • Yippee Feed, a.k.a Yippee World, includes "Featured" and "Following" related updates of your followers and following users. "Featured" consists of recent updates (trail and posts) of users and "Nearby" details on Yippee. "Following" consists of updates (trail and posts) of users whom you follow on Yippee and "Category wise Story" of users on Yippee.
    • PUBLICLY-AVAILABLE INFORMATION

      It includes:
      Profile name
      Profile photo
      Handle Name
      Followers
      Following
      No. of Trails
      No. of Places
      No. of Followers
      No. of Following
      About yourself
      Current Location
      Next location you wish to visit

      [NOTE: Individuals reading this information may use it or disclose it to other individuals or entities without our control and without your knowledge. We therefore urge you to think carefully about including any specific information you may deem private in or other content that you create in the Services.]
  3. USE OF CONTENT BY YIPPEE

    Yippee app reserves full rights to use the user data such as posts, trails, profile information etc. on the Yippee website as well. The same data shall also be used for any marketing or promotional activities, with due authorization from Yippee Infonet Pvt. Ltd. , on its associated social media accounts.

  4. DETERMINATION OF LOCATION AND SHARING
    • DETERMINING LOCATION
      The Yippee Services use location in the following events:
      • When you create/add a post (which includes photo and/or video) of the place. Here not necessary your current location.
      • While editing your account; wherein it asks for your current and next location you wish to visit. This is optional though.
      We may use and store information about your locations to provide features of our Services. When we have location information, we use it to tailor our Services for you and others.
  5. MANAGING INFORMATION (PROFILE) ABOUT ME
    • TERMINATION/ DELETION OF AN ACCOUNT
      • Yippee does not offer facility to terminate or delete your account.
    • STORAGE INFORMATION
      • Where, what, till when the information will be stored?
      • All the personal information of the user shall be stored into the database which will replace the old data with the new information.
        [NOTE: Database is an organized collection of data. It is the collection of schemas, tables, queries, reports, views and other objects. Such database work through servers which will be on cloud or dedicated online servers]
      • All the information other than the personal information which includes Posts & Trails shall be collected into the database by the Yippee on repository basis.
      • Your information collected through the Services may be stored and processed in India or in any other country to which Yippee, its Affiliates (if any) or Service Providers (if any) maintain and provide facilities.
      • Yippee may transfer information that we collect about the User, including personal information across borders and from the User’s country or jurisdiction to other countries or jurisdictions around the world. If the User is located in any other regions other than India, then laws governing data collection and use may differ from Indian law, please note that we may transfer information, including personal information, to a country and jurisdiction that does not have the same data protection laws as your jurisdiction.
      • By registering for and using the Service, the User consents to the transfer of information to India or to any other country in which Yippee, its Affiliates (if any) or Service Providers (if any) maintain facilities and the use and disclosure of information about the User as described in this Privacy Policy.
      • The Users are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of their account information, and for controlling access to information between the User and Yippee, at all times. We are not responsible for the functionality, privacy, or security measures of any other organization.
  6. POLICY FOR MINORS

    In order to use Yippee you must be 18 years of age or older. If you are between 16 and 18 years of age, and you want to use Yippee, please read through the Terms with your parent or legal guardian, and only accept the Terms and use Yippee with the permission of your parent or legal guardian. You must not access Yippee or accept these Terms if you are a person who is either barred or otherwise legally prohibited from receiving or using the Service or any Products under the laws of the country in which you are resident or from which you access or use Yippee.

    Yippee does not knowingly solicit any information from anyone under the age of 16 or knowingly allow such persons to register for the Service. The Service and its content are not directed at children under the age of 16 years. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child below the age of 16 years, please contact us. However, Yippee shall not be responsible for any account registration by anyone under the age of 18 years.

  7. GENERAL CLAUSES:

    • IF ANY CHANGES TO PRIVACY POLICY
      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 https://theyippeeapp.com/privacy-policy. If we make a change to this policy that, in our sole discretion, is material, we may notify you via an update through SMS or email to the phone number and/or email address respectively, associated with your account. Kindly note that we may not be able to communicate the changes, to those users who have signed up using facebook and whose contact details are not available with us. By continuing to access or use the Services after those changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Privacy Policy. Yippee advises user to keep updated with the revised Privacy Policy from time to time.
    • Yippee is a social-travel app. The true purpose of the app is to socialize and unite the travellers all over the world on one single platform to promote travel/tourism/travel adventures. If a post is not relevant or does not fulfill the said purpose of the app the company reserves full rights to remove the post from the app without any notice being given to any users on the app. In the event if any post or content is marked “spam/adult” etc. then the same could be removed from mobile and web app by admin without any notice & explanation.
    • You are requested to refer to Yippee ‘Terms & conditions’ also along with this ‘Privacy Policy’.
  8. INTERNATIONAL USERS

    Yippee, a mobile application, is a social travel network, accessible through mobile devices and its website. It provides free service across the globe to its users.

    Please note that this App is hosted on our servers which are located in India and across the globe for the convenient use and uninterrupted services for our Users. Therefore, your information may be processed and stored in any country of the world wherever the servers are situated.

    YIPPEE reserves every right to disclose any User’s information to Indian government, courts, independent regulatory agencies or law enforcement agencies through laws, applicable in India.

    Your use of the Application or the Services or submission of your any personal information to us will constitute your consent to the transfer of your personal information outside your home country, including India, which may provide for different data protection rules than in your country.

    Yippee complies with the rules and regulations set forth by the Indian Government regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information.

  9. COMPLIANCE & COOPERATION WITH THE REGULATORY AUTHORITIES & LAW

    We regularly review our compliance with our Privacy Policy. We also adhere to several self regulatory frameworks. When we receive formal written complaints, we may contact the person who made the complaint to follow up. We work with the appropriate regulatory authorities and in accordance with the relevant laws, including local data protection authorities, to resolve any complaints regarding the transfer of personal data that we cannot resolve with our users directly.

  10. QUESTIONS & CONCERNS

    If you have any questions or concerns regarding privacy using the Service, please send a detailed message to: info@theyippeeapp.com, we will make every effort to resolve your concerns.

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