How to Help humanID Every Time you
Shop on Amazon
By: Manmit Kaur
November 30, 2022
It is hard to imagine a world without Amazon because it is one of the biggest digital retailers which offers services for everyday life . Amazon is a popular marketplace for individuals and businesses to sell or buy products. As a result, about 98.07 million users access the Amazon app to shop at least once a month. Amazon is built on customer experience. Since price is important to many customers’ experiences, Amazon’s goal is to provide the lowest price with a great user experience. Similarly, Amazon has implemented a way to provide a great user experience for customers to help their favorite charitable organization called AmazonSmile.
What is AmazonSmile?
AmazonSmile is a fast and easy way to support a There are millions of charitable organizations customers can choose from. In fact, humanID is a part of this wonderful program and is accepting donations. Signing up to help our non-profit organization is easy and customers do not need to make an extra account to sign up. When customers are shopping, they will still have the exact low prices with the added benefit of helping humanID. This means 0.5% of eligible purchases will go to our non-profit organization. Even though 0.5% does not seem like a lot, the collective dollar amount of charitable donations does add up to help a charitable organization.
How Does it Work?
The process is very quick and simple. Customers can add the link to their Amazon account. Firstly, they must go to https://smile.amazon.com/ch/88-1810440 and click “Support Foundation for A Human Internet.” Secondly, select “Yes, I understand that I must always start at smile.amazon.com to support Foundation for A Human Internet Inc.” Lastly, customers must check their email to confirm their identity in order to continue shopping. Finally, they are ready to shop and support our non-profit organization with just a click of a button. 100% of the donation amount generated from eligible purchases will go to humanID.
What Items are considered Eligible?
Amazon has millions of products on sale, but not all of them are considered eligible. For instance, if customers are shopping on AmazonSmile using an internet browser on their phone, laptop, or desktop, then eligible products will be marked “Eligible for AmazonSmile donation” on the detail pages. Whereas, If customers are shopping on the Amazon app with AmazonSmile, the app has to be active to donate. However, purchases that are not made through these methods will not result in donations to our non-profit organization. Also, all the eligible purchases are marked “Eligible for AmazonSmile donation.”
No Extra Cost
There is no extra cost to AmazonSmile customers who click on the link to support humanID. Customers will still have access to the same products, features, services, and prices while donating 0.5% to humanID. The prices do not increase, they are the same as on the main site. Of course, adding a donation does not raise the price of any product. Using the link is a quick and simple way to support a non-profit organization that is trying to change the internet to a safe place.
Since humanID’s mission is to make the internet a safer place with user privacy, we will not be able to see what customers are buying, or even who is buying. In any case, Amazon will not share private information about customers with any organization that they will be donating.
Why Donate to humanID?
humanID helps protect users feel safer by providing an anonymous login method and a non-trackable user experience. In fact, the only information humanID asks for is a phone number that will be hashed and deleted for user privacy. To demonstrate please refer to the diagram below to get an idea of how the anonymous login method process works.
humanID strives to make the internet a safer place for users. Especially with customers’ generous donations, our non-profit organization will continue to create an accessible and bot-resistant internet. It is a simple, quick way to support us and we appreciate any donations.
To conclude, millions of customers shop at Amazon because it is convenient and affordable. Amazon has a great feature, AmazonSmile which allows customers to send 0.5% donation to their charity organization. humanID is a non-profit organization that protects user privacy and is a part of the program. We would love customers to set up their accounts to support us. In order to continue to make the internet a rob-resistant and safe place for everyone, donations from customers are appreciated.