What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files containing a string of characters which are placed on your computer or mobile device and can uniquely identify your browser or device. Cookies are used to recognize returning visitors and to improve their browsing experience.
What are cookies used for?
Cookies allow a site to know if your computer or device has visited before. Cookies can then be used to help understand how the site is being used, help you navigate between pages efficiently, help remember your preferences, and generally improve your browsing experience. Cookies can also help ensure marketing you see online is more relevant to you and your interests.
What types of cookies does this Website use?
First Party Cookies
These are cookies set by the Website directly.
The Website uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web. Google Analytics places cookies which e.g. track how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit. For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
Our websites runs the popular WordPress CMS and cookies are used to store basic data on your interactions with WordPress, and whether you have logged into WordPress. We use a session cookie to remember your log-in for you if you are a registered user and we deem these as being strictly necessary to the working of the website. If these are disabled then various functionality on the site will be broken.
Third Party Cookies
These are cookies set on your machine by external websites whose services are used on this site.
The Website uses social buttons and/or plugins of social networks such as Facebook, Linkedin and Google+. They allow you to share comments / ratings / pages / bookmarks etc on these social networks and provide easy access to social networks and their online tools.
You should check the respective policies of each of these sites to see how exactly they use your information and to find out how to opt out, or delete, such information.
How long will cookies stay on my device?
The length of time a cookie will stay on your computer or mobile device depends on whether it is a “persistent” or “session” cookie. Session cookies will only stay on your device until you stop browsing. Persistent cookies stay on your computer or mobile device until they expire or are deleted.
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this Website and will result in the loss of certain functionality and features of this Website. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.
The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.