Privacy Policy

PlusPlus++ (“we”, “our” or “us”) operates the PlusPlus++ website, the PlusPlus++ Slackbot, and other PlusPlus++ services (together, the “Services”). When using or accessing the Services, you may provide us with personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”). This Privacy Policy describes the policies and procedures governing our collection, use and disclosure of your Personal Information.

What Does This Privacy Policy Cover?

This Privacy Policy covers the treatment of personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) gathered when you are using or accessing the Services. This Privacy Policy also covers our treatment of any Personal Information that our business partners share with us or that we share with our business partners.

What Information Do We Collect?

Slack Team Information:

When you or another user in your Slack team enables the PlusPlus++ Slackbot for your team, we receive the name of your team, the team avatar and email domain list from the Slack API. For each Slack Channel available for your Slack Team, we receive the Channel name, topic and purpose from the Slack API.

Slack User Information:

If you are a member of a Slack team that has enabled the PlusPlus++ Slackbot, we receive your Slack username, first and last name, Slack avatar, and email address from the Slack API.

Messages Directed at the PlusPlus++ Slackbot:

We store messages directed at the PlusPlus++ Slackbot, whether by direct message or an @-mention in a Slack chatroom. We do not store messages not directed at the PlusPlus++ Slackbot.

How, and With Whom, Is My Information Shared?

The Services are designed to help you share information with others. As a result, some of the information generated through the Services is shared publicly or with third parties.

Public Information:

If you are a member of a Slack team that has enabled the PlusPlus++ Slackbot, we publicly present on our Site (i) your Slack team name and team avatar, (ii) your Slack user name, your first and last name, and your Slack avatar, (iii) the number of points you have earned via the PlusPlus Slackbot, and (iv) a chronological history of all the messages directed at the PlusPlus++ Slackbot.

Information Shared with Our Agents:

We employ and contract with people and other entities that perform certain tasks on our behalf and who are under our control (our “Agents”). We may need to share Personal Information with our Agents in order to provide products or services to you. Unless we tell you differently, our Agents do not have any right to use Personal Information or other information we share with them beyond what is necessary to assist us.

Information Disclosed Pursuant to Business Transfers:

At times, we may choose to buy assets from or sell assets to a third party. In these types of transactions, user information is typically one of the transferred business assets. Moreover, if we, or substantially all of our assets, were acquired, or if we go out of business or enter bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of us or our assets may continue to use your Personal Information as set forth in this policy.

Information Disclosed for Our Protection and the Protection of Others:

We also reserve the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any information as we reasonably believe is necessary to (i) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, (ii) enforce this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations hereof, (iii) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, (iv) respond to user support requests, or (v) protect our rights, property or safety, our users and the public. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and spam/malware prevention.

Is Information About Me Secure?

Non-public Personal Information that you share with us will be protected using industry-standard techniques. We seek to protect your non-public Personal Information to ensure that it is kept private; however, we cannot guarantee its security. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors, may compromise the security of user information at any time.

What Information of Mine Can I Access?

If you want access to Personal Information collected by us from you, please email

How Can I Delete Information Kept by You?

Should you ever decide to delete your Account, you may do so by emailing If you terminate your Account, any association between your Account and information we store will no longer be accessible through your Account. However, given the nature of sharing on the Services, any public activity on your Account prior to deletion will remain stored on our servers and will remain accessible to the public.

What Happens When There Are Changes to this Privacy Policy?

We may amend this Privacy Policy from time to time. Use of information we collect now is subject to the Privacy Policy in effect at the time such information is used. If we make changes in the way we collect or use information, we will notify you by posting an announcement on the Services or sending you an email. A user is bound by any changes to the Privacy Policy when he or she uses the Services after such changes have been first posted.

What If I Have Questions or Concerns?

If you have any questions or concerns regarding privacy using the Services, please send us a detailed message to We will make every effort to resolve your concerns.

Effective Date: December 01, 2015

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