Privacy Policy

The Privacy Policy explains how information about you is collected, used and disclosed by the website. This Privacy Policy applies to information we collect when you visit our websites, mobile apps and online services (collectively, “Services”) or when you otherwise interact with us, including when you sign up for our newsletter, marketing campaigns or provide us with your email address.


You must be at least thirteen years of age to use our Services and this website. Top10Usenet does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If you are at least 13 years old but under 18 years of age (or the age of legal majority where you live), you may only use our Services under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian who agrees to be bound by this Privacy Policy. If you are a parent or legal guardian of a user under the age of 18 (or the age of legal majority), you agree to this Privacy Policy.

Collection of Information

We collect information you provide directly to us. For example, we collect an email address when you register for our Services, marketing campaign or newsletter.


Like most websites, we use cookies and similar technologies to remember things about you so that we can provide you with a better experience.

  • Cookies are small data files stored on your browser or device. They may be served by the entity that operates the website you are visiting (“first-party cookies”) or by other companies (“third-party cookies”). For example, we partner with third-party analytics providers, like Google, which set cookies when you visit our websites. This helps us understand how you are using our websites so that we can improve them.
  • Pixels are small images on a web page or in an email. Pixels collect information about your browser or device and can set cookies.
  • Local storage allows data to be stored locally on your browser or device and includes HTML5 local storage and browser cache.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a number of reasons, like helping us see which features are most popular, counting visitors to a page, improving our users’ experience, keeping our services secure, and generally providing you with a better experience. The cookies we use generally fall into one of the following categories.

Category of cookies

Why we use these cookies


These cookies are essential for our services to function properly. Like the other cookies we use, technical cookies may be either first-party cookies or third-party cookies.


We use these cookies to remember your settings and preferences.

For example, we may use these cookies to remember your language preferences.


We use these cookies to help identify and prevent security risks.


We use these cookies to collect information about how you interact with our services and to help us improve them.

For example, we may use these cookies to determine if you have interacted with a certain page.


We use these cookies to help us understand and improve our services.

For example, we can use these cookies to learn more about which features are the most popular with our users and where we may need to make improvements.


We and our advertising partners use these cookies to deliver advertisements, to make advertisements more relevant and meaningful to visitors to our website, and to track the efficiency of our advertising campaigns, both on our services and on other websites.

Your Choices

You have a number of options to control or limit how we and our partners use cookies and similar technologies, including for advertising.
  • Although most browsers and devices accept cookies by default, their settings usually allow you to clear or decline cookies. If you disable cookies, however, some of the features of our services may not function properly.
  • To prevent your data from being used by Google Analytics, you can install Google’s opt-out browser add-on.
  • European users may opt out of receiving targeted advertising through the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance.
  • For U.S. information on how our advertising partners allow you to opt out of receiving ads based on your web browsing history, please visit

Transfer of Data

Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to and maintained on computers located outside of your country, province, state or other regulatory or governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction. Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.

Purpose and Legal Basis

The purpose is to monitor, maintain and improve the performance of our website and Services. The legal basis we rely on to process your personal data is when its necessary for the purposes of legitimate interests.

Control and Right of Erasure

You have the right to have your email address modified or deleted from our Services by emailing us at

Links & Affiliated Sites

This site contains hypertext links to advertisers, other sites and third parties. By clicking on any of these links, you will be exiting the website. We have no control over the information collected by any third party after you leave our website. We strongly advise and suggest you read their privacy policies. assumes no liability and is not responsible for any practices of such third-party websites, including their content, data collection or privacy practices.