Privacy Policy

Somali Spot may change this policy when necessary. It is your responsibility to check this privacy policy periodically to ensure you agree with any changes.

Information we obtain

When you register with Somali Spot, we may require some or all of the following information:
  • name - username you register with
  • email address - for account verification
  • password
  • gender
Additionally, whilst Somali Spot website automatically receives and collects the following information;
  • Internet Protocol (IP) address
  • geographical location
  • browser type and version
  • operating system
  • referral source
  • length of visit, page views, website navigation and any other related browsing activity

Usage of information

We use the above information we are provided with to further improve your experience on Somali Spot. We also make use of Google Analytics. No personally identifying data is included in this type of reporting. Such information is never made public or shared with others. You can opt out of sharing data with Google Analytics here. The information you provide to Somali Spot is required for, but not limited to, the following reasons:
  • access to Somali Spot website, associated websites and sub-domains
  • account management
  • account reset
  • sending notices of upgrades, security alerts and patches, and other relevant communications

Links to other websites, any associated websites and sub-domains, may contain links to other websites. These websites may or may not be affiliated with Somali Spot. Somali Spot has no control over any external websites therefore clicking any link which results in you visiting an external website will result in this privacy policy no longer applying and Somali Spot cannot be held responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites.

Controlling your personal information

When using the Somali Spot forum, you may choose to limit public viewing of applicable personal information through the settings located in the Privacy section of your account. You will be solely responsible for the information and any other content you post on and through these Forums and should be aware that when you voluntarily disclose Personal Information (e.g., name, e-mail address, telephone number) on these forums, such information is generally accessible to, and may be collected and used by, other users.

ADVERTISING PARTNERS may display advertisements from Google AdSense, an advertising program by Google. It makes use of the DoubleClick cookie, when users visit and either view or click on an ad, a cookie may be dropped on that end user's browser. Google's use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to our users based on their visit to our site and/or other sites on the Internet.

Users can opt out of the use of the DoubleClick cookie for interest-based advertising by visiting Google Ads Settings. To learn more about Google Adsense, click here. You may also opt out of third-party vendor's use of cookies for interest based advertising by visiting