Privacy Policy

Effective Date: Mar 15, 2024

Thank you for using the RankU app ("the App"). This Privacy Policy explains how we collect, use, and protect your personal information when you use our App. By using the App, you consent to the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

1. Collection and Use of Personal Information

1.1 Information We Collect

1.1.1 Personal Information Provided by You: When you use the App, you may be required to provide certain personal information, such as your email address, in order to authenticate with your Google account. We collect and store this information in our private Firebase database.

1.1.2 Information from YouTube Channels and Videos: If you choose to allow the App to access your YouTube channel and videos, we may collect and store data related to your channel and videos, such as views, likes, comments, and subscriber counts. This data is used solely for the purpose of providing analytics and recommendations within the App.

RankU complies with the Google API Services User Data Policy, including the Limited Use requirements. Any information received from Google APIs will be used and transferred in adherence to this policy. For more details, please refer to the Google API Services User Data Policy at

1.2 Use of Personal Information

We use the personal information collected for the following purposes:

  • To authenticate your Google account and provide access to the App's features.
  • To analyze your YouTube channel and videos and provide personalized recommendations.
  • To communicate with you regarding updates, changes, or other information related to the App.

By signing up and linking your YouTube channel to RankU, you consent to the possibility of us mentioning you on our official social media platforms, including but not limited to TikTok, Instagram, YouTube, and others. This mention may include tagging your public handles, channel name, or related information in our content. The information used for such mentions may include your name or channel name, channel thumbnail or logo, screenshots of your YouTube page, and other publicly available details.

We respect your privacy and will only use your information for promotional or recognition purposes related to your use of RankU or to celebrate your achievements as a content creator. If you have any concerns or wish to opt out of such mentions, please contact our support team, and we will assist you accordingly.

Please note that we will always seek to maintain the highest level of respect for your privacy and preferences in this regard.

1.3 Third-Party Sharing

We do not sell or share your personal information with any third parties. Your personal information is stored securely in our private Firebase database and Firebase Analytics. It is only accessible to authorized personnel who need to access this information for the purposes stated in this Privacy Policy.

2. Protection of Personal Information

We implement reasonable security measures to protect the confidentiality and integrity of your personal information. However, please note that no data transmission over the internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or that we collect.

2.1 European Region Personal Information Compliance

If you are located in the European Economic Area (EEA), please note that we comply with the applicable data protection laws, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We process your personal information based on one or more legal grounds, including your consent, the necessity for the performance of a contract, compliance with a legal obligation, or our legitimate interests.

3. Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to update or modify this Privacy Policy at any time without prior notice. Any changes will be effective immediately upon posting the updated Privacy Policy in the App. It is your responsibility to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any updates or changes.

4. Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy or our data practices, please contact us at

By using the App, you signify your acceptance of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please do not use the App.

Last updated: Jun 18, 2023