Privacy & Free Speech:
It's Good for Business
Privacy & Free Speech: It’s Good for Business has been thoroughly revised, incorporating updated recommendations for policies and practices as well as dozens of new real-life case studies from Amazon to Zynga. This online version is constantly updated to identify and draw lessons from recent privacy and free speech incidents, and includes additional resources and links for entrepreneurs and developers alike looking for further guidance.
Companies will face many difficult decisions about users’ privacy and free speech. Reading this primer and sharing it with your colleagues is a good start. We hope it will help you understand how building privacy and free speech protection into your products and business plans isn’t just the right thing to do—it’s good for your business, too.
Here's a quick guide to the tips in this primer; see the roadmap for more details:
RESPECT YOUR DATA: Limit and Protect the Data You Collect and Retain
PLAN AHEAD: Incorporate Privacy and Security from Start to Finish
BE TRANSPARENT: Give Users the Ability to Make Informed Choices
PARTNER WITH YOUR USERS: Put Users in Control and Stand Up for Their Rights