Please read the following Privacy Policy carefully before using

Table of contents:

I. Privacy Policy
II. Our commitment to your privacy
III. Information we collect
IV. How we collect information about you
V. How we use information collected from you
VI. Sharing your information
VII. How to access and update your information
VIII. Our Cookie Policy
IX. Links to third party web sites
X. Our policy towards children
XI. Security of your information
XII. Changes to this policy
XIII. Contact us


I. Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is effective and was last updated as of September 1th, 2015.


II. Our commitment to your privacy

A. Thank you for visiting Thezooom (“we” or “us” or “our”) website located at (the “Website”). The privacy of our visitors and users (collectively “you” or “your”) is very important to us. This Privacy Policy describes:

  • How and why we collect certain information from you via the Website;
  • How we use and with whom we share such information;
  • How you can access and update such information;
  • The choices you can make about how we collect, use and share your information.

B. If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy or our information collection and use practices, please contact us using the information in the “Contact Us” section below.


III. Information we collect

A. Registration Information – In order to register for a Website Account, you must provide the following information:

  • Your email address (which must be a functioning email address)
  • A username
  • A password

Of these categories of information, we will not share or publicly expose your email address or site password.

B. Additional Information – You may provide us with additional information to make public, such as:

  • A display name
  • A short description
  • A photograph that will appear as your profile picture
  • Your location (the city and country in which you live)
  • A link you wish to appear on your profile, such as your blog or personal website

Providing any or all of this information is entirely optional.

C. Non-Personal Information – We also collect aggregate, non-personally identifiable information about you and your use of the Website, as described in more detail below, including by using “cookies,” web beacons, local shared objects, or other types of tracking technology.


IV. How we collect information about you
We may collect Personal Information and Non-Personal Information about you in any one or more of the following ways:

A. Registering & Creating Your Account
In order for us to provide you with the ability to collect and post images to a personalized profile page on the Website (“Account Showcase”), you must first create a user account our Website (“Account”). During registration, you are required to provide a User name, an email address and to create a password (your “Registration Information”).
If you choose to register using your Twitter or Facebook accounts, a display name is get from your social credentials.
After you create an account, we give you the opportunity to provide or modify additional information, such as a display name, a short description, a photograph that will serve as a public profile picture, the city and country in which you live and a link to a website (your “Optional Profile Information”, and together with your Registration Information, your “Personal Information”).
Your Account Showcase is visible to any site visitor and to other users of the site, and will show your display name and any Optional Profile Information you have provided.
Your email address will never be displayed.

B. Public display and Site communications features
The Website display clickable images posted by users. If a site visitor clicks on one of the images in the website, he or she will be able to view that user’s Account Showcase, including their display name and any Optional Profile Information the user has chosen to provide.
A visitor to Thezooom will be able to view your Account Showcase, but will not be able to indicate their approval (“Like”) of the content you have posted (“Zooom”) unless he or she registers an account and creates an Account Showcase of their own.

C. Website interactions
You may be able to take part in certain activities on our website that give you the opportunity to communicate or share information not just with us, but also with other users of our Service.
These include:

  • Register and logging in and out of the website with your credential or by your social account (Facebook, Twitter);
  • Creating your Account Showcase;
  • Posting images;
  • Adding tags, category, language and type to images;
  • Deleting your submitted contents;
  • Like images posted by other users;
  • Download images posted by other users;
  • Choosing to follow another user’s;
  • Sharing Thezooom’s pages on other social networks;
  • Deleting your account.

E. Cookies and automated non personal information collection
We use a technology referred to as “cookies” (or other similar technology), which are pieces of data on your computer tied to information about you which recognize you as a return user of the Website and help to provide a more personalized experience.

F. Like most standard website servers, we collect certain types of technical “Non Personal Information”, including internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser types, the referring domain, pages visited, search terms internet service providers (ISPs) and the number of clicks.
We may also use web beacons, which allow us to know if a certain page was visited, an email was opened, or if ad banners on our website and other sites were effective.

Note that some Advertisements displayed on our Website are delivered through Google, a third party advertising network. Google’s use of the cookie enables it to serve ads to our users based on their visit to and other websites on the Internet.
Users may opt out of the use of the cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL –
Thezooom has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

Thezooom visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Thezooom Website, with the drawback that certain features of the Website may not function properly without the aid of cookies.
More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.


V. How we use information collected from you

We may use Personal Information and Non-Personal Information collected from you in any one or more of the following ways:

A. How We Use Your Personal Information – the Personal Information we collect may be used as follows:

  • To register and service your Account;
  • For our internal records, tracking and business purposes;
  • In order to contact you to respond to your questions or requests or to provide you with technical support;
  • To provide you with information regarding changes to the Website which may affect your Account, your use of the Website, and/or the products and services available through the Website;
  • To customize advertising that may be visible to you on the Website;

B. How We Use Your Non-Personal Information – Non-Personal Information collected from you is used for various purposes, such as:

  • To improve our products and services;
  • To customize the user experience of the Website;
  • To administer the Website;
  • To analyze trends, track user movement and gather statistical information for aggregate use;
  • To customize advertising that may be visible to you on the Website.


VI. Sharing your information

A. The information included on your Account Showcase will be visible to all users and all visitors to the Website. In addition, your information may also be shared as follows:

a. Safety, Security and Compliance with Law: We may disclose any information, including Personal Information, we deem necessary to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to enforce our rights or to protect the safety and security of our Website or other users.
b. Business Transfers: In the event Thezooom undergoes a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, we may transfer your Personal Information to the successor organization in such transaction. If material changes to Thezooom’s privacy practices will occur as a result of the business transition, Thezooom will attempt to notify you via email and will post a notice on the Website alerting you to the business transition prior to transferring your Personal Information so that we can elect whether to delete your account.
c. To Service Providers Performing Services on Our Behalf: We may contract with third party companies to perform services on our behalf, including marketing assistance, e-mail delivery, hosting services, customer service, and data analysis. We require any third party service providers to maintain the confidentiality of the information disclosed to them and are not permitted to use your Personal Information for any purpose other than to provide services to Thezooom.
B. You should be aware that if you submit information to “comments”, “chat rooms,” “forums” or “message boards” such information becomes public information, meaning that you lose any privacy rights you might have with regards to that information. Such disclosures may also increase your chances of receiving unwanted communications.


VII. How to access and update your information

A. You can access and update the information that you have provided to Thezooom as follows:
a. You may contact us at and request to review, amend or delete your Personal Information collected by us, and/or request us to cease collecting Personal Information from you in the future.
b. If you have created an Account, you may review and make changes to certain of your Personal Information and Non-Personal Information by logging in and updating your account.


VIII. Our Cookie Policy

We use cookies on our website.
By using our website you agree to this policy and you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.
Our cookie policy is designed to explain to you how and why we use cookies, and to give you information on how to control the use of cookies.

A. Cookies on this Website
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive.
Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site.
Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
There are two main kinds of cookies: “session” cookies and “persistent” cookies. Session cookies only last for the duration of users using the website and are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies outlast user sessions and remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.

The only cookies delivered by this website are all “third party cookies”; that is they are delivered by another company whose services we use, and not directly by us. The services we use that employ cookies are Google Analytics and Google Adsense. We have no control over these third party cookies.

a. Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
None of this information can identify you personally. You can choose to decline Google Analytics cookies and you can also install the Google Analytics Opt-out Add-on in your browser, which prevents Google Analytics from collecting information about your website visits: .

b. Google Adsense
The advertising on our website is delivered by Google Adsense. This advertising uses cookies to discover general information about the pages you visit, and uses this information to serve you adverts that may be of interest to you. This system is anonymised and does not know who you are. We do not have access to any of this information.
Users may opt out of the use of the cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL : .

If you opt-out of receiving advertising cookies you will still see advertisements on our website, but they won’t be tailored to you. You can opt-out of targeted advertising here: .

B. How to control the use of Cookies
If you do not want to accept cookies from this website on your computer you can:

a. Use the Google tools linked above to opt out of Google Analytics and Google Adsense;

b. Find out more information about how Google Adsense and Google Analytics use cookies, including opt-out information, from Google’s website at: .

c. Alter your security settings on your web browser (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Safari etc.). There is more information on changing your security settings at: .

These external links are provided for your information but we are not responsible for the content of external websites.


IX. Links to third party web sites

A. We are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from the Website nor the information or content contained therein. Often links to other websites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may be useful or interesting to our users, or provided by other users to give you more information about themselves. Please remember that when you navigate away from the Website to another website, our Privacy Policy is no longer in effect. By your browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link on our Website, is subject to that website’s own rules and policies. Please read over those rules and policies before proceeding.


X. Our policy towards children

A. This Website is not intended for visitor under the age of 18 and we do not knowingly collect any Personal Information from such users. People under the age of 18 should not use our Website or our online services at any time. In the event that we learn that we have inadvertently gathered Personal Information from users under the age of 18, we will use reasonable efforts to erase such information from our records.


XI. Security of your information

A. We implement reasonable administrative, technical and physical security measures to protect the security of your information both online and offline, and we are committed to the protection of customer information. In general, our business practices limit employee access to confidential information to those employees we reasonably believe need such information do their jobs.

B. Your User Account information is protected by the password you use to access your online account. It is important that you protect and maintain the security of your User Account and that you immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your User Account. If you forget your password, you may request a new password here.

C. While we take reasonable precautions against possible security breaches of the Website, no website or Internet transmission is completely secure, and we cannot guarantee that unauthorized access, hacking, data loss, or other breaches will never occur. We urge you to take steps to keep your Personal Information safe (including your User Account password), and log out of your User Account after use.


XII. Changes to this policy

A. If we decide to make material changes to our Privacy Policy, we will attempt to notify you and other users of the Website by sending a notice to the email address provided to us and/or by placing a notice on our Website. You should periodically check the Website for such notices.


XIII. Contact us

If you have any questions, comments or concerns regarding our Privacy Policy and/or practices, please send an email to: You may also contact us here.