Islamiqate takes your privacy seriously.
Islamiqate is the data controller for any personal information we collect on our Platform.
What Information do we collect?
We collect information directly from individuals who use our site.
Account and Profile Information: When you create an account on our platform, we collect your name, photo, contact details and other information that you provide, such as your workplace, expertise and interests. Any information you choose to add to your public-facing profile can be viewed by other users of our platform along with a summary of your activity including posts, questions, answers, votes and comments.
Your Content: We collect and store any information you post on our platform, including questions, answers, comments, images and votes. Unless you post questions/answers anonymously, any information including date/time stamps, along with associated comments can be viewed by users of our platform. This information will usually be indexed by search engines and may be republished elsewhere as per our Terms and Conditions of Service.
Linked Networks: You can register or sign up to our platform through a linked network such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn or Google. We usually receive limited profile and account information including your photo from the Linked Network however the specifics are determined by these networks and varies by network. The permissions page for the Linked Network will detail what information is being shared with us.
Communications: When you communicate with us, we will usually maintain a record of your communication.
Automatically Collected Information:To provide our service we use tracking technologies to automatically collect usage information. This would include things like searches, user settings, page views and time of your visit, browser, type of computer or mobile device, browser language, IP address, location and so on. We can also receive some of this information when you use our platform without an account.
Using Your Information
We never sell your personal data to third parties for any reason. We use any information we collect for the following purposes:
Provision of our Services: On our platform, communicate with you including addressing your enquiries, troubleshooting and customer service purposes.
Marketing and Promotions: Sending you newsletters and promotions.
Analytics: To gather various metrics to evaluate and improve our platform and services.
Personalisation: Tailoring our service and content on our platform.
Legal Compliance:To comply with our legal and ethical duties in the various territories we operate.
Preventing Misuse: Where we believe we must review activities that may be illegal, fraudulent, threatening to the welfare of anyone or violating our Terms or Policies.
Sharing Your Information
We share information as explained below:
Service Providers: We may share your information with third party service providers who perform services for us.
Legally Required: We may release your information if legally required to do so.
Protection of Rights: We may disclose information to respond to claims against us, necessary for our agreements, to prevent fraud or protect the rights, property or safety of Islamiqate, our users or others.
Anonymized and Aggregated Data: We may on occasion share aggregate or de-identified information for research, marketing and other purposes without identifying a particular individual.
Protecting Your Information
The security of your information is safeguarded through our policies, procedures and systems. However, no website or transmission can be fully secure so we would ask you to help keep your personal information safe by choosing strong passwords, ensuring they remain private, logging out of your account as well as closing your browser when you are not using our platform.
Accessing Your Information
You can access and update any information on your account by logging in to your account - this include adjusting any settings you selected on registration.
You can contact our privacy coordinator for any request relating to your personal information.
Requests should be directed to email@example.com.
You can also lodge complaints with the supervisory data protection authority in your country.
Retention of Your Data
We usually retain your profile and related personal information whilst you have an account with us. You can delete your account by logging into our platform. however we may retain some personal information to comply with our legal duties, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements.
Links to Other Websites
We do not permit anyone under the age of 14 to register with our site. If it is brought to our attention that we have stored personal information from a child under this age without parental consent, we will ensure we delete such information.
If you have any other questions, feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If we make any changes to this policy, we will post those changes on this page. If we make any significant changes, we will try to provide reasonable notice of such changes, usually as a notice on our platform or via your registered email address, and where necessary, obtain your consent or provide an opt out of any such changes.