Privacy Policy of allafrica.com

Allafrica.com collects some Personal Data from its Users.

Personal Data collected for the following purposes and using the following services:

    • Advertising

      • Google AdSense and Google Ad Manager

        Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data

    • Analytics

      • Google Analytics, Google Analytics with anonymized IP, Alexa Metrics, Analytics collected directly, ComScore Analytics and Quantcast Measure

        Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data

    • Contacting the User

      • Mailing list or newsletter

        Personal Data: email address

      • Contact form

        Personal Data: email address; various types of Data

    • Content commenting

      • Facebook Comments

        Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data

    • Content performance and features testing (A/B testing)

      • Optimizely

        Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data

    • Displaying content from external platforms

      • Font Awesome and SoundCloud widget

        Personal Data: Usage Data

      • Vimeo video and YouTube video widget

        Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data

    • Handling payments

      • Stripe and PayPal

        Personal Data: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

    • Interaction with external social networks and platforms

      • Facebook Like button and social widgets, Twitter Tweet button and social widgets and AddToAny

        Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data

    • Registration and authentication

      • Direct registration

        Personal Data: email address

    • SPAM protection

      • Google reCAPTCHA

        Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data

Further information about Personal Data

    • Selling goods and services online

      The Personal Data collected are used to provide the User with services or to sell goods, including payment and possible delivery.
      The Personal Data collected to complete the payment may include the credit card, the bank account used for the transfer, or any other means of payment envisaged. The kind of Data collected by allafrica.com depends on the payment system used.

Contact information

    • Owner and Data Controller

      AllAfrica Global Media

      Owner contact email: support@allafrica.com