Privacy Policy

Website


What information does the website collect?

Log Files - This website collects anonymous information about visitors. The data collected from each visited webpage includes the IP address, browser type, language, date and time of the visit. It does not contain any personally identifiable information.

Google Analytics - This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. based on cookies. The cookie data containing information about your use of this website is transmitted to and stored by Google. Google uses this data to compile website activity reports but may also transfer the data to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the data on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You can find more details about Google's privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

How is the information used?

The information is used ONLY for statistical purposes to assess the project popularity.

Browser Extension


What permissions does the extension require?

webNavigation - onCompleted event is used to wait for the html pages to load before scraping.

<all_urls> - Grants the extension access to all hosts. Scraping code is injected in each to be scraped html page via browser.tabs.executeScript. The first page URL is defined by the user. From each scraped page, additional pages to be scraped can be found, on the same or different domain / subdomain. <all_urls> permission is needed to inject the scraping code in all such pages.

What information does the extension collect?

Scraped Data - page URLs, scrape date and time, scraped data are stored locally in the user browser built-in IndexedDB database. The user has to manually create a scraping project and click "scrape" to start the scraping process. The extension does not collect any information outside the manually triggered scraping process. When the extension is installed / uninstalled it opens a new browser tab at a "thank you" page from this website. See above what information is stored when visiting the website.

How is the information used?

The information can ONLY be used by the user as it is only available on the user's device and the extension does not communicate with any service providers.