Hiiraan Online is about news and information related to Somalia. Topics on the website are oriented towards the Somali community in the United States. Topics range from sports, opinions and Somali-related news to Somali music and jobs listings.
Hiiraan Online features six main sections: home, a Somali map, sports, opinions, an RSS feed and Somali music. Many businesses and schools advertise on the site. The advertisements are often in the Somali language.
The news section features articles from various international news sources such as China's Xinhua and the Arab news provider Al Jazeera. The website also offers links to hundreds of Somali media sources.