Tap Bio Privacy Policy

Last Modified: May 25, 2018.


Tap Bio, Inc. ( "Company" or "we" ) respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this Policy. We also want the language used in this document to be clear and straightforward. As always, if you have questions, please feel free to email us at: legal@tap.bio.


Tap Bio is a mini-website designed to help you grow your online business. It’s managed on your phone or desktop and is optimized for use with social networks, particularly Instagram.

This Privacy Policy ( "Policy" ) describes how we collect, use and share personal information of consumer users across our websites, including Tap.Bio (the "Website" ), our web application (the "App" ) and services offered to users (collectively, the "Services" ), and from our partners and other third parties. When using any of our Services you consent to the collection, transfer, storage, disclosure, and use of your information as described in this Privacy Policy. This includes any information you choose to provide that is deemed sensitive under applicable law.

Please read this Policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we treat it. If you do not agree with our policies and practices, please do not use the Services. By accessing or using the Services, you agree to this Policy. This Policy may change from time to time. Your continued use of the Services, after we make changes, is an acceptance of those changes, so please check the Policy periodically for updates.

What Personal Information Does Tap Bio Collect and Why?

We collect and process the following data about you:

If you create a Tap Bio Account:

We May Collect Why We Collect It
Your email address We use your email address to: log you in to the App, communicate with you about new features, support items, important account notifications and other marketing related emails. You may always opt out of the marketing emails that we provide if you choose to do so.
Your name, title and tags associated with your account We display the name and title on your public profile for the App and we use the tags to help group users of similar interests so we can better cater to your needs.
Your phone number Only used to log you into the App to send the secure code.
The location of where you register To be sure that the locations being used are covered by our policies and practices.
The type of device you register with We collect device information to better serve you in either a support role, or when we release new features to be sure they operate with your device.
Anonymous logging of our API usage We monitor API usage to make sure there are no errors and to be sure that the entire system is operating at top efficiency.

If you Pay for a Tap Bio Subscription:

We Will Collect Why We Collect It
Your address In order for our payment provider Stripe to charge cards, we must pass along other information to validate your credit card.
Your credit card number In order to charge you for the service, we collect and pass along your credit card information to Stripe. We do not store your credit card information anywhere in our system. We store a reference to that information that we can then interact with Stripe accordingly.

If you Add an Instagram Account:

We Will Collect Why We Collect It
A private access token for Instagram To access information about your Instagram account, we collect a token that we can then securely make requests on your behalf to Instagram.
Your Website URL from your Instagram Profile We will collect the profile address in your Instagram account to be sure we provide the proper customer service to you when you request it. We do this to know if you are using the App or not currently in Instagram.

If you visit tap.bio or any landing pages:

We Will Collect Why We Collect It
IP address, pages visited, browser type and settings We are constantly monitoring the use of the App to be sure it is working properly and to also inform you about visits to your Tap Bio should you be on a plan that includes Stats Collection

Some of our App Integrations Include:

App Reason for Being
Intercom To interact with you in a more streamlined fashion for both marketing and support reasons. Intercom's Privacy Policy
Stripe To process payment for your account. Stripe's Privacy Policy
Google Analytics To record how you and your followers use the App so we can make it the best possible version of itself. Google Analytics Privacy Policy
Apollo App Engine To record the usage of our API to optimize query time and flow. Apollo App Engine's Privacy Policy
Postmark To send you automated emails when your account is in a bad state. Postmark's Privacy Policy
YouTube Our app allows you to link to a YouTube playlist, video, channel or other content. Be sure to review YouTube's privacy policy before adding a YouTube card. Youtube's Privacy Policy


We may use your email address, tags and other information in your Tap Bio to build out a customer profile for you. We intend for this profile to be beneficial to you as we can better inform you of product features and opportunities that are more targeted as opposed to blasting you with an email any time something new may be of interest. You can always ask us to not inform you of deals or opportunities and we will respect that decision in offering our Service. We DO NOT share your information with unaffiliated third parties.

Your California Privacy Rights

California Civil Code Section 1798.83, also known as the "Shine The Light" law, permits customers who are California residents to request and obtain from us once a year, free of charge, information about the personal information (if any) we disclosed to third parties for direct marketing purposes in the preceding calendar year. We do not share your personal information with unaffiliated third parties for their own marketing purposes, but you are free to request this report. If you are a California resident and would like more information, please submit your request to legal@tap.bio with the subject line "California privacy rights."

Data Storage, Transfer and Deletion

How do I Make Changes to My Personal Information?

You can make changes to your personal information by contacting us, or logging into the App and making changes there at any time.

Where is My Personal Information Stored?

We store your information in our US Data Centers located in the United States of America.

How Secure is My Personal Information?

We take many precautions to protect your information through administrative, technical, and physical safeguards to protect the security, confidentiality, and integrity of your personal information. For example, we use industry standard (SSL) encryption to protect your network communications; to the extent allowed by law, we run background checks on our employees; and we architect our networks to protect access to our storage servers. In addition to maintaining our high level of security, we are always striving to increase our security measures.

How do I Delete My Personal Information Maintained by Tap Bio?

Please reach out to our support team and we will delete your information immediately from our Service. support@tap.bio

Last, but Certainly Not Least


Our Services are not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may sign up through the Services. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information through the Services or on or through any of their features or register an account, make any purchases through the Services, use any of the interactive features of the Services or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at legal@tap.bio.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

It is our policy to post any changes we make to our Policy on this page. If we make material changes to h our users' personal information, we will notify you by e-mail to the primary e-mail address specified in your account. The date the Policy was last revised is identified at the top of the page. You are responsible for ensuring we have an up-to-date active and deliverable e-mail address for you, and for periodically visiting our Website and this Policy to check for any changes.

Contact Information

To ask questions or comment about this Policy and our privacy practices, contact us at: legal@tap.bio