Peek You Opt Out: Personal Information Removal Guide 2024

  • By Muhid Suleman

    Muhid Suleman

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    Muhid Suleman, An expert writer from Pureprivacy's content team, Dedicate to make data privacy simple and accessible for you. Muhid, Our Content Wizard, weaves tales about online privacy using simple and user friendly procedures. He firmly believes that online privacy is your right and a big deal in the digital jungle.

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  • 9 February 2024
  • 6 mins read

The number of data breaches in December 2023 was 1351.

This shows how important our data is for cyber intruders. Public platforms and databases collect our data from various sources and share it with anyone.

This is the right time to secure your privacy. The first step is to opt out of databases such as PeekYou, which shares your information without consent.

The guide will outline the easiest way to opt out of PeekYou.

Key Takeaways

  • PeekYou is an online search system that collects and provides information about people.
  • You must opt out of PeekYou to save yourself from privacy breaches.
  • Opting out is easy with the PurePrivacy app.

What is PeekYou?

PeekYou is a people search engine that gathers and organizes publicly available information from various online sources to create comprehensive profiles. 

It aims to provide a centralized platform to find and connect with individuals across social media, professional networks, and other online platforms.

How Does PeekYou Collect Your Information

PeekYou collects information from publicly available sources on the internet. The platform utilizes web crawlers and other automated mechanisms to scan websites, social media platforms, and other online sources where individuals may have public profiles or information. 

These sources include social networking sites, blogs, public records, news articles, and other online platforms.

Why is Opting Out of the PeekYou Important?

Opting out of PeekYou is crucial for safeguarding privacy, preventing identity theft, and minimizing the risk of stalking or harassment. 

It gives you better control over your digital presence and lets you know what information is publicly shared.

How to Opt out of PeekYou: Two Ways

Opting out is your legal right. You need to take steps to safeguard your information. PeekYou's opt-out process is easy but will not guarantee future data tracking. For fail-safe privacy leakages, PurePrivacy can help.

Let's explore the options to opt out of PeekYou:

Method 1: Manually Opt Out on the Website

Step 1: Go to the Website.

Peek You Homepage

Step 2: Search by entering your information.

Step 3: Click your name from the list.

Copy link of your information from peek you

Step 4: Copy the URL of your report provided in the next tab.

Step 5: Open a new tab and type.

Peekyou Opt Out Form

Step 6: Enter your details and submit. You will receive an email to verify your identity. Congrats, you have successfully opted out!

Method 2: Opt Out With PurePrivacy

Screenshot of PurePrivacy's homepage

PurePrivacy is a one-stop solution designed to manage, protect, retrieve, and delete your information shared across multiple platforms, ensuring the security of your data.

How Does PurePrivacy Work

Manage Your Digital Footprints

PurePrivacy supports clearing search history, enables anonymous browsing, and efficiently manages social media accounts, contributing to improved online privacy and security.

Block Trackers

PurePrivacy safeguards against tracking, ensuring your online activities stay private and secure by preventing unauthorized information sharing.

Help Delete Information

PurePrivacy empowers you by facilitating the removal of previously shared information on public platforms and data brokers, providing complete control over personal data. This feature allows for effective management of your online presence.

Steps to Opt-Out Using PurePrivacy

  • From web app:

    ● Visit the PurePrivacy website.

    ● Sign up to PurePrivacy.

    ● Create your profile.

    ● Provide us your consent.

    ● Once you allow authorization the opt out process will begin. Pure Privacy automatically starts the monitoring & opt out process for your information. First ask them if they have your data or not. If they have simply opted out of data on behalf of you. This all process was done within a short period of time. Also Send a weekly email summary that combines and summarizes the activity related to removing data.

    From Mobile App (Android & IOS):

    ● Launch PurePrivacy mobile app.

    ● Signup or Login to your account.

    ● Enter Details to create your profile.

    ● Allow us your express authorization to start the opt out process.

    ● Once you allow authorization the opt out process will begin. Pure Privacy automatically starts the monitoring & opt out process for your information. First ask them if they have your data or not. If they have simply opted out of data on behalf of you. This all process was done within a short period of time. Also Send a weekly email summary that combines and summarizes the activity related to removing data.

Manual Opt-Out Vs. PurePrivacy

Manual Opt-Out Method

  • Requires a lot of information.
  • Can only delete data on its platform.
  • Requires form completion and email submission.
  • Shared data is not secure and might be retrieved back.

PurePrivacy

  • Acts on your behalf, automating opt-outs from various data brokers.
  • Covers over 130 data brokers for complete privacy coverage.
  • Minimal efforts to opt-out.
  • Manages data sharing options efficiently.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

  • How do I get my information from PeekYou?

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    To remove your information from PeekYou, visit their website and go to the bottom of the homepage. Choose the "Do Not Sell My Personal Information" option. Enter your details and relevant URLs linking to matching profiles, and then wait for the email authentication. You can also choose PurePrivacy as your privacy management tool.

  • How do I remove my personal information from online platforms?

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    Removing your data from online platforms is a hassle; you must go to each website and request data deletion. The easiest way to remove your information is to try PurePrivacy, which will delete and keep track that your private data is not misused.

Simplify your online presence with PurePrivacy

With PurePrivacy, make sure all your personal data remains safe without a hassle!

Uphold Your Privacy Today!

Advertisers and cyber intruders aim to exploit your personal data for their benefit. 
It is essential to opt for cybersecurity tools, and PurePrivacy is made to safeguard your data, shielding it from potential privacy breaches.