Verification how it should be done

Trusted Accounts has developed a method to keep users' identities a secret, while preventing fake accounts. Trusted Accounts is a purpose company and privacy by default.

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Fight for a better internet

Every verification is a step towards a better internet where trolls, disinformation, and digital assault have no place. Trusted Accounts solely exists to protect user privacy while allowing platforms to efficiently protect their community from fake accounts.

Why trust Trusted Accounts?

Trusted Accounts on your platform

Allow users to verify within seconds and with full data privacy. Simply place the “Verify with Trusted” button on your platform.

How to integrate Trusted Accounts

Fast and secure login (SSO)

Users that value data privacy use “Login with Trusted” to login to platforms fast and without any data privacy issues.

How to integrate Trusted Accounts

Verification how it should be done

With Trusted Accounts, you put privacy first. Trusted Accounts has developed a method to keep users identities a secret, while preventing fake accounts.

Allow trusted accounts to login on your platform

Place the “Login with Trusted” button on your platform to allow verified accounts to join your platform.

Trusted users can not bypass your moderation

Let's say you ban a Trusted Account for two days. Since it's a Trusted Account, the user can't just come back with a fake account. Your moderation cannot be bypassed and you have more time to build a relevant community.

User privacy is protected across platforms

The trusted verification can not be used by the platforms to share user information with each other. Trusted Accounts has built an additional layer of security to protect user from that.

Moderation the way it should be

Trusted Accounts has no influence on the moderation. Each platform has its own rules and regulations, which are also enforced by the platforms or their partners - not by us.

Verify existing accounts

With the “Verify with Trusted” button users that are already registered can verify their account within 10 seconds.

A purpose company

We know that trust must be earned

Trusted Accounts' company structure assures that user privacy will always be our top priority. We use certified open-source solutions and independent audits to verify users.  With our earnings, we aim to transparently support projects all over the world that help the internet to become a more peaceful place.

Privacy is in our DNA

What we stand for

100% of our revenue for a peaceful web.

Trusted Accounts invests its revenue to help the internet become a more peaceful place. Supporting projects that help protect user privacy and fighting fake accounts all over the world.

Full transparency

Inform yourself at any time about the projects we support and the revenue we gain from our verifications, as well as our investments. No secrets.

More than privacy

Big tech often defines privacy in the way that you and they have access to your data. We believe that no one should be able to access your verification data. Period.

Every verification makes the internet a better place. Become part of the movement.

There are billions of potential fake accounts out there. Start bringing this number down by verifying yourself. Ask your favorite platforms to integrate Trusted Accounts.

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Transparent financing

Money is clearly not our motivation. We keep prices as low as possible to allow every platform to integrate Trusted Accounts. We even support platforms that can’t afford our verification.

Money is not our motivation. Ensuring our independence and existence is.

$ 0.15

per verification / We offer free trials and support platforms that can’t afford our verification.

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100% of our revenue for a peaceful web.

Trusted Accounts invests its revenue to help the internet become a more peaceful place. We aim to support projects all over the world.

Free “Login with Trusted”

We will never charge platforms for letting users in. This ensures that platforms are able to keep their Trusted Accounts on their platform, even if they decide to quit their contract with us

Support for small platforms

We offer free trials and support platforms that can’t afford Trusted Accounts for their platform.

Trusted Accounts is fundamentally different.

For privacy reasons most users don’t verify on a platform. Trusted Accounts acts as a third party to protect user privacy while verifying their integrity. We aim to unite the internet to make it a better place.

We leave nothing to be desired

Made for developers

Trusted Accounts supports many open source oAuth and OIDC libraries and your favorite SSO WordPress plugin. Implement Trusted Accounts on your platform in under 30 minutes.

Works with your moderation tools

Libraries in over 24 languages

certified oAuth2.0 & OIDC API

Versioned API changes

Email & Phone Support

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Trusted Accounts is compatible with OIDC libraries in 24+ languages and with the most popular SSO and oAuth plugins.
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Verify existing accounts

With the “Verify with Trusted” button users that are already registered can verify their account within 10 seconds.

our supporters
Fast and easy

10 second process

We offer your users a convenient verification process.

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Mag. Karin Dietl

„Digital trust starts with platforms taking their digital responsibility seriously to stop hate speech and fake news  on the Internet. Anyone who uses Trusted Accounts is sending a clear signal about a sustainable and digitally ethical platform economy.“

Mag. Karin Dietl

Self-employed data protection lawyer (CDPSE), lecturer FH Wien

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Things we get asked a lot

FAQs

Why should users trust Trusted Accounts but not a platform?
The verification process of Trusted Accounts shows the user at every step how the data is protected. Trusted Accounts stands for the protection of users' privacy. It is easier for users to trust a specialized body than every single platform.
How does Trusted Accounts verify users without revealing their identity?
To protect you and us from attacks, we cannot fully disclose our tools and methods. But know that we build our system on one core principle: No one knows who the person behind a trusted account is. That minimizes the risk for everyone involved.
Does Trusted Accounts make users anonymous?
We do not tell the platform who the users are. But the platforms of course can ask the users for their email, or other information directly.
A users identity was revealed by a platform, can this be linked to accounts on other platforms?
No, users decide which platform they want to disclose which data to. The various accounts of a Trusted Account cannot be linked across platforms.
How much will a Trusted Account or verification cost me?
Trusted Accounts is free for all users. The platforms pay a fee and in return, they benefit from fewer fake accounts, tamper-proof anonymous polls, less moderation effort, and much more.
How do i get started?
Keep in mind that users who are more innovative will create a trusted account first, then others will follow. To get started, implement Trusted Accounts as an additional third-party login and give trusted accounts access to special articles, areas, or the like. More and more trusted accounts will follow.
More efficient moderation

Increase your profit

KI & Community-Moderation

Trolls are often difficult to recognize. Our AI recognizes conspicuous login behavior across platforms and our community reports conspicuous users to us. We mark these for you to make moderation easier.

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Simple integration

Detect trolls more easily

More efficient moderation

Save costs

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More advertising revenue

If you can trust your community, you can also offer them more freedom. This leads to more interactions among users. They stay longer, which in turn leads to higher advertising revenues.

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More free space for users

More interactions

Longer retention times

Increased advertising revenue

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Prizes & Awards

We are no naive idealists

Fortunately, others see it that way too and have awarded us with the category win at Austria's largest startup competition.

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