Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to https://www.minishout.com and Mini Shout and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Mini Shout include https://www.minishout.com and Minishout. The Minishout website is a Nerdy, Pop culture, all things geek site. By using the Minishout website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information
In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, Minishout may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:

– First and Last Name
– E-mail Address

Minishout may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your:

– Age
– Gender

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Google, Facebook, Twitter Privacy:

Information we obtain from other sources. Where permitted by applicable law, we may collect information about you from other sources, including through interactive applications (e.g., mobile devices, third party services, and embedded audio and video players), from co-branded partners and websites (e.g., on our Facebook pages), and from commercially available sources (e.g., data aggregators and public databases). The following are examples of information we may collect from other sources:

  • Name;
  • Demographic data, such as age, and gender;
  • If you access third party services (e.g., Facebook, Google+ or Twitter) through Minishout, or if you access Minishout via a third party service, your username and password for those services and other information available about or collected from you on those services.
  • Your interest;
  • Publicly-observed data, such as activities on blogs, videos, and other online postings; and
  • Other navigation data, such as websites visited and advertisements viewed or clicked on.

This Privacy Policy does not cover the practices of third parties, including those that may disclose information to Minishout.

Use of your Personal Information
Minishout collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

Minishout may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Minishout and its affiliates.

Sharing Information with Third Parties
Minishout does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

Minishout may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Minishout, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Minishout may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Minishout or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Minishout; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Minishout, or the public.

Tracking User Behavior
Minishout may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Minishout, in order to determine what Minishout services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Minishout to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Automatically Collected Information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Minishout. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Minishout website.

Use of Cookies
The Minishout website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Minishout pages, or register with Minishout site or services, a cookie helps Minishout to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Minishout website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Minishout features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Minishout services or websites you visit.

Links
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Children Under Thirteen
Minishout does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

Disconnecting your Minishout Account from Third Party Websites
You will be able to connect your Minishout account to third party accounts. BY CONNECTING YOUR MINISHOUT ACCOUNT TO YOUR THIRD PARTY ACCOUNT, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU ARE CONSENTING TO THE CONTINUOUS RELEASE OF INFORMATION ABOUT YOU TO OTHERS (IN ACCORDANCE WITH YOUR PRIVACY SETTINGS ON THOSE THIRD PARTY SITES). IF YOU DO NOT WANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOU, INCLUDING PERSONALLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION, TO BE SHARED IN THIS MANNER, DO NOT USE THIS FEATURE. You may disconnect your account from a third party account at any time. We allow users to disconnect from their google, facebook, and twitter accounts through their My account page and clicking unlink.

E-mail Communications
From time to time, Minishout may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication.

If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from Minishout, you may opt out of such communications by You can opt-out of our emails by simply clicking unsubscribe from any email you receive from us. Please note that this will also turn off any notifications or alerts you may receive..

Changes to this Statement
Minishout reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our site, and/or by updating any privacy information on this page. Your continued use of the Site and/or Services available through this Site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy.

Contact Information
Minishout welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Minishout has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Minishout at:

Email Address:
[email protected]

Telephone number:
(972) 476-7314

Effective as of August 13, 2018

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