This page describes our privacy policy: what data we collect, how we collect it and what we do with this data to provide services to you. The privacy policy covers this website, the Checkbot Chrome extension and any other services we may provide to you.

What information do we collect?

Here we describe what information we collect, what we use it for, which third parties we use to help us and give links to the privacy policies of those third parties for you to read:

  • On the Checkbot website, we track and store anonymized usage behaviour such as which links are clicked on so we can optimize the services we provide to you. We use Google Analytics for this:

  • In the Checkbot extension, you can opt-in to sending us anonymized data of your usage of the extension to help us improve our services and understand our users better. We track generic data such as how often certain features are used, how long the extension is used for and the number of URLs crawled. We do not track which URLs you crawl or track any personally identifiable information. We use Google Analytics to provide this tracking:

  • In the Checkbot extension, you can opt-in to sending us anonymized crash reports to help us fix bugs. When a crash occurs, you can optionally send us a message about what happened. If you include your email address, we may contact you for further information about the bug you encountered. We use Sentry for this crash reporting and user feedback mechanism:

  • If you sign up to our newsletter by providing your email address, we may contact you about our services. We use MailChimp to store your contact details and to send emails:

  • The discussion boxes on our website can be used to leave comments and have discussions with other visitors. We use Disqus to provide this functionality:

  • We use the Chrome Web Store and the Google Chrome browser as a platform to deliver the Checkbot extension:

  • We use Crisp to provide livechat functionality to provide support:

  • We display ads from Carbon with the help of the Native Ads and BuySellAds platforms:

  • To manage payments, we use Paddle who will store your payment details:

  • To keep track of which users should have access to paid versions of our services and to handle user logins, we store user details such as email address, name, subscription details and IP address in Google Firebase:

We may publicly display aggregated anonymous data to help communicate what we know about how our services are typically used. For example, we may report on which operating systems are most common and how often different features are accessed.

When you provide us with personal information to make a purchase or return a purchase, we imply that you consent to us collecting this information and using it for that specific reason only.

If we ask for your personal information so that we can send you communications in the future, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent or provide you with an opportunity to say no.

If you wish to withdraw the consent you have given to us to collect, store or use your information, please contact us at


We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our Terms of Service.

Third-party services

Third-party providers will collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us. Third-party service providers have their own privacy policies in respect to the information we are required to provide to them. For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information will be handled by these providers.

In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located in a different jurisdiction than either you or us. Your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which a third party service provider or its facilities are located.

Once you leave our website or are redirected to a third-party website or application, you are no longer governed by this Privacy Policy or our website’s Terms of Service.

When you click on links that appear in any of the content we provide to you, those links may direct you to third party sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.


To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.


Our website uses cookies to track browsing behaviour and to personalize content.

By using this our services, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.

Changes to this privacy policy

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it.

If we are acquired or merged with another company, your information may be transferred to the new owners.

Questions and contact information

If you would like to access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information you should email