Effective Date: 1/15/2022
If you have any questions or concerns regarding our collection and use of data or would like to request to have your personal data removed, please contact a bureaucrat, either on their talk page or via the community portal.
All content on SpongeBob Wiki is open to the public for viewing and editing. Session data may be recorded by SpongeBob Wiki, such as IP address, browser, operating system, screen resolution, and location. We use this information to help improve the quality of our services, and will never distribute it to third parties without the approval of the relevant users.
Personal and account data
When you create an account on SpongeBob Wiki, we record data such as your username, email address, and any other details you choose to provide, in order for our systems to identify you. By registering an account on SpongeBob Wiki, you agree to allow us to record such data. You may access and edit your data by visiting Special:Preferences while logged in. This data will never be shared with any third parties, and we will endeavor to ensure that users' data is kept secure insofar as is reasonably possible. If you have used an email address to sign up, you may unset your e-mail address in your user preferences.
However, SpongeBob Wiki cannot be held responsible for any personal data posted publicly (age, name, address, etc.); e.g. on users' personal pages. We recommend that you do not share any more personal information than is absolutely necessary.
User accounts cannot be deleted. When you register an account on SpongeBob Wiki, you agree to allow us to retain all necessary data indefinitely.
When you post an edit to a page, the system will record your username, and all content you add, remove, or change. This data is publicly accessible for anyone to view or distribute, and once an edit is posted, this data is released irrevocably under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. By posting an edit, you agree to this data being recorded and released. If you do not agree, please do not submit edits to the wiki.
Content submitted to the wiki is the work of our editors; as such, SpongeBob Wiki's owners and staff cannot be held responsible for content posted to articles that may be considered offensive or misleading, or which may expose private data. However, the staff will promise to attempt to monitor all incoming contributions, and to remove any such content as soon as is possible.
All advertisements on SpongeBob Wiki are served by She Media. Information collected by our advertisers may include browser and Device information such as your IP address, the type of web browser, computer, platform, related software and settings you are using; device type and model, manufacturer, operating system type and version, time zone, general location inferred from IP address, and identifiers assigned to a device, such as its iOS Identifier for Advertisers (IDFA), Android/Google Advertising ID (AAID or GAID), or other unique device identifier (typically an alphanumeric string allocated to a device by the device manufacturer, identifiers stored in a our cookie, ETag, or browser or web cache). Your IP address is usually associated with the place from which you enter the Internet, like your Internet Service Provider, your company or your library. We use your IP address and other identifiers for a variety of purposes, including to help diagnose problems with our servers, gather broad demographic information, and other purposes as allowed or required by law.
This may include the use of the ad serving services in accordance with applicable law (including industry self-regulation or standard practices proposed by organizations such as the Network Advertising Initiative, Privacy Alliance or TRUSTe), including, without limitation, (i) the use of third party advertising technology, (ii) the data collection and other uses of the Ad Serving Services, and (iii) any reporting and/or targeting activities.
As such, we are not responsible for any data collected or shared via any advertisements shown, or any content contained therein which may be offensive or malicious in nature. If you notice an advertisement on SpongeBob Wiki that you feel is inappropriate, please contact a member of our tech support team, giving them as much information as possible (e.g. a screenshot of the offending advertisement, which page you saw the advertisement on, etc.), and we will attempt to have it removed from our advertising rotation.
SpongeBob Wiki is not responsible for the content or data collection policies of any sites you may visit via external links on the wiki. You follow external links at your own risk.