Privacy Tool of the Week

Every week, we randomly pick a privacy tool listed on our website and display it here. This week, Startpage is the privacy tool we're putting here!



Metasearch Engine

Startpage is a search engine that provides Google search results with complete privacy protection. Startpage BV is a Netherlands-based company that has been dedicated to privacy-respecting search since 2006.

Startpage’s majority shareholder is System1 which is an analytics company. This should not be an issue as they have their own Privacy Policy.

According to their Privacy Policy, they only log details such as: operating system, type of browser and language. They do not log your IP address, search queries or other identifying information.


Anonymize, a Swivro division, is an organization dedicated to helping you restore and retain your online privacy, eliminating prying eyes