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Dutch search engine that searches on Google and shows the results (slightly rearranged). It has several configurations that improve privacy during use (it is not open source)

Not Open Source

Startpage Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy Summary

  • Start Page
  • Startpage
  • - Privacy Policy
  • The service provides information about its attitude towards ethical, social or political problems or controversies
  • The terms for this service are easy to read
  • Only aggregate data is given to third parties
  • The service provides a complaint mechanism for the handling of personal data
  • The service will resist legal requests for user information where reasonably possible
  • This service does not track you
  • The cookies used by this service do not contain information that would personally identify you
  • You can request access and deletion of personal data
  • You can limit how your information is used by third-parties and the service
  • IP addresses of website visitors are not tracked
  • This service does not sell your personal data
  • The court of law governing the terms is in location X
  • You can opt out of promotional communications
  • No third-party analytics or tracking platforms are used
  • When you click on a ad link, a google redirect tracking link is used.
  • has been acquired by a United States-based advertising company called System1.
  • The service claims to be GDPR compliant for European users




About the Data

This data is kindly provided by Read full report at: #418

Startpage Website


Startpage - Private Search Engine. No Tracking. No Search History.

Search and browse the internet without being tracked or targeted. Startpage is the world's most private search engine. Use Startpage to protect your personal data.


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Security Checks

All 66 security checks passed

Server Details

  • IP Address
  • Location The Hague, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands (Kingdom of the), EU
  • ISP Hurricane Electric LLC
  • ASN AS6939

Associated Countries

  • US
  • NL

Saftey Score

Website marked as safe


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About the Data: Startpage


You can access Startpage's data programmatically via our API. Simply make a GET request to:

The REST API is free, no-auth and CORS-enabled. To learn more, view the Swagger Docs or read the API Usage Guide.

About the Data

Beyond the user-submitted YAML you see above, we also augment each listing with additional data dynamically fetched from several sources. To learn more about where the rest of data included in this page comes from, and how it is computed, see the About the Data section of our About page.

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