Clarity, openness and transparency is the standard of Lions Ground. The most frequently asked questions are answered here. Use the FAQ form at the bottom of this page if your question is not included.
General most frequently asked questions.
This is largely explained in a video on the registration page. For years Lions Ground has served people free of charge unbiased and factual journalism and income was earned through Adsense.
Today we live in an era where information is suppressed in various ways, mainly by sabotaging financially. Information on Lions Ground is protected in this way against spies of powerful companies.
Lions Ground wants to continue as a crowdfunding news platform so that nobody can influence freedom of information.
The male lion is Heathcliff’s favorite animal and is also the weapon of his country the Netherlands and the province where he lived. The male lion stands proud, with all his strength he guards his territory and fights until his death.
The ground has two meanings. It stands for “I Stand My Ground” and “I struggle and I emerge” derived from Luctor et Emergo the slogan of the province that derived from the 1585 battle against Spain.
Lions Ground has been built from the ground up.
Unofficially, on the birthday of Heathcliff on July 19th, 2000, in Salou, Catalunya, Spain (as long as that is still the case)
Privacy related frequently asked questions.
Your comments are only visible to logged in members and and is invisible to search engines.
Yes, lionsground.com meets since 9 May 2018 the EU General Data Protection Regulation. The aim of the GDPR is to protect all citizens from privacy and data breaches. During the registration, the person must agree that we collect basic data and under account the user can delete the account with all data (right to be forgotten). We go a step further, this also applies for non-European countries. Lions Ground protects and respects privacy at all times.
No, public account data will not be found on search engines. Lions Ground has blocked access to bot crawlers.
Lions Ground do not collect sensitive credit card details and does not have access to your credit card number or CVC code.
Almost every website such as Patreon is not transparent what credit card details is being collected.
Lions Ground is so transparent that it is demonstrated in this video.
Lions Ground does not collect data. Basic information such as username, email and all other fields you fill out in your profile is visible for Lions Ground. Payment services will pass on your address. This is legally required and to prevent fraud.
Lions Ground does not have access to sensitive data such as your password or credit card details.
Lions Ground blocks espionage websites by not using Facebook, Twitter, or Google+ — known as social integration — and Adsense. We do use Google webmaster tools and Analytics. Hereby website behavior is being monitored and they look in your browser’s data such as browse and search history and cookies.
Account related frequently asked questions.
Login, click on the profile icon in the menu. On the right side you will find the “Members Menu” and at the bottom you will find “Your subscription”. Please note, when changing your subscription you have to pay immediately. Lions Ground advise to change the subscription at the end of your current current subscription.
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