What Are Cookies
This page describes what information they gather, how we use them and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored. However, this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the site’s functionality. For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article.
We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored, but this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the site’s functionality. For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article.
- Language selection
- Website analytics
- A/B and feature testing
Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standards for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to a website. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.
You can prevent cookies with your browser settings. Please review your browser’s Help section for more information.
Google Analytics – our site uses Google Analytics, one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web. GA helps us to understand how you use our site and help us find ways how we can improve your experience. It helps us to provide better usability across our website.
The cookie tracks things such as time spent on the site and the pages you visit, so we can continue producing engaging content. This cookie does not identify you. For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
KISS Metrics – we might at some point also use the analytics provided by KISS Metrics. You can read more about the said service and opt-out at https://kissmetrics.com/privacy.
Google AdWords – We use AdWords in order to serve you more contextual ads while browsing the Web. You might notice our ads on your smartphone, tablet or PC. These ads can appear when you are browsing other sites. You can get a complete overview of AdWords at http://www.google.com/intl/et/policies/privacy.
Adroll – we use this service for advertising purposes. These cookies serve you more relevant ads across the web and limit the number of times that a given ad is shown to you. You can read more about it at http://www.adroll.com/about/privacy.
Feature testing and social media
Occasionally we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that our site is delivered. These cookies are used to ensure that you receive an uninterrupted experience while testing the site. They let us know which optimisations our users appreciate the most.
In some cases we may provide you with custom content based on the articles or pages you share on social media. These types of cookies simply allow us to provide you with content that you might find interesting.
This site also offers an option newsletter subscription. Cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.
Some of the emails you might get from us can also contain small invisible images known as ‘web beacons’ or ‘tracking pixels’. These are used to count the number of times the email has been viewed and allows us to measure the effectiveness of our marketing activities. These web beacons are anonymous. No personal info is collected.
Hopefully, that has clarified things for you. It’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. If any doubts occur then feel free to contact us either via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by giving us a call.
How to Opt Out
You can also opt out of KISS Metrics by visiting their privacy section provided above and opt out of our newsletters by clicking the “unsubscribe” link, which is always included in the bottom of the newsletter.