Frequently Asked Questions

Who should join GoBarefoot?


GoBarefoot brings together all those willing to work for the community development. Apart from NGOs, development professionals and donors, students and corporate professionals can become a part of our platform to take up volunteering and pro-bono assignments.


Do I need to pay anything on GoBarefoot?


Everything (well almost everything) is absolutely free for both individuals and organisations. Networking and knowledge sharing on Barefoot portal is absolutely free for individual users, however corporate users will have to pay a minimal fees as per the policy for any visibility they create through Barefoot (This could be for a job posting, advertisement, event announcements, seek ratings for the organisation etc.)


Is a photograph important?


Yes, it is important although not mandatory. Your photograph adds to the aesthetics of your profile and would help you seek more visibility on this huge platform. It also increases the credibility of your profile.


Is a photograph important?


Yes, it is important although not mandatory. Your photograph adds to the aesthetics of your profile and would help you seek more visibility on this huge platform. It also increases the credibility of your profile.


What should I say on Barefoot?


As Barefoot is a platform that attracts professionals from the development sector or people having a strong inclination in contributing towards the sector, you can consider it as a virtual opportunity to interact with other people just the way you would do in a professional event and discuss about the latest trends in your sector, projects, challenges of the sector etc.
FAQs on how customers can protect themselves while purchasing our services online.


How safe is Credit Card Payment on our websites?


Making payment through Credit Cards/Debit Card is absolutely safe on our website. Additionally, there is Zero Scope of Hacking of credit card information on our website, as we do not store such information with us.


Is It Safe to order Products Online Using my Credit Card or checking information?


Whenever moving for online purchases, you should check the little 'Lock' icon on the bottom of your web browser. This icon indicates that your personal information will be kept confidential and protected by secure encryption while the same is sent over the internet. As an alternative, you can also check this by moving you cursor on web page and clicking the right-click button of mouse and selecting the 'Properties' from menu. And now, if the web address starts with "https" where an 's' denotes a secure web server, then it is safe for online purchases.


Keep Your Password Confidential


Online purchases usually necessitates users to 'log-in' before placing or viewing an order. For this, users are required to fill in and proceed with a username and a password. You must not share this password with anyone. Information like birth date, maiden name or phone number should be avoided while selecting any password. The password chosen at a particular site should be different from the passwords kept at other site. It is always suggested to keep alpha-numeric password with at least 8 letters in it.


Always Print or Save Copies of Your Orders


After an online purchase, you will get a confirmation page that reviews the entire order. The confirmation page should comprise of the costs of the order, customer information, product information and the confirmation number.
It is suggested to keep hard copy/soft copy of the Web Page which describes the details of item(s) ordered along with the page reflecting the company name, postal address, phone number, legal terms, and return policy. Store such records with you for a minimum period which covers the validity period of that purchase.


Generally, the users are emailed with a confirmation message by the merchants. It is necessary to save or print such message, including any other e-mail correspondence with the company.


Do you have any additional questions which we have not covered here? Please feel free to write in at admin@gobarefoot.co.