WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Digital Trust & Safety Partnership (DTSP), a first-of-its-kind initiative aimed at promoting a safer and more trustworthy internet, today welcomed Match Group as its newest partner.
DTSP brings together a diverse range of innovative digital companies, representing various products, sizes and business models. Match Group joins DTSP’s growing list of participating companies, which also includes Apple, Bitly, Discord, Google, LinkedIn, Meta Platforms, Inc., Microsoft, Pinterest, Reddit, TikTok, Twitch, and Zoom.
“We are pleased to join the DTSP where together we can unite on our collective efforts to help ensure a secure digital ecosystem for all,” said Rory Kozoll, Senior Vice President, Central Platform and Technologies for Match Group. “The safety of our users across our platforms is essential, and we are committed to continuing this important work and collaborating with experts and partners in our industry and beyond.”
The partnership is committed to developing industry best practices, reviewed through internal and independent third-party assessments, to ensure consumer safety and trust when using digital services.
DTSP launched in February 2021 to mature and professionalize the trust and safety field, in pursuit of a safer and more trustworthy internet. Since then we have:
- released a set of common trust and safety commitments, articulating the 35 Best Practices our members are using to keep consumers safe;
- implemented a first round of Safe Assessments, evaluating the Trust & Safety practices of partner companies;
- developed a Glossary of Trust & Safety Terms; and
- released a set of guiding principles and best practices for age assurance online.
About The Digital Trust & Safety Partnership:
The Digital Trust & Safety Partnership is a first-of-its-kind initiative focused on promoting a safer and more trustworthy internet. The Digital Trust & Safety Partnership includes Apple, Bitly, Discord, Google, LinkedIn, Match Group, Meta Platforms, Inc., Microsoft, Pinterest, Reddit, TikTok, Twitch, and Zoom. For more information, please visit dtspartnership.org.
About Match Group:
Match Group (NASDAQ: MTCH), through its portfolio companies, is a leading provider of digital technologies designed to help people make meaningful connections. Our global portfolio of brands includes Tinder®, Match®, Hinge®, Meetic®, OkCupid®, Pairs™, PlentyOfFish®, OurTime®, Azar®, Hakuna® Live, and more, each built to increase our users’ likelihood of connecting with others. Through our trusted brands, we provide tailored services to meet the varying preferences of our users. Our services are available in over 40 languages to our users all over the world.