1. What are cookies
Cookies are tiny pieces of text that are placed on your device when you visit a website meant to improve your experience. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows us or a third-party to recognise you on further visits, or to authorise other designated websites to recognise you for a particular purpose, such as to make your next visit easier or the Service more useful to you.
2.1. When you use our website, we may place a number of cookie files in your web browser.
2.3. Third-parties may serve cookies through our website to provide analytics, to store your preferences and personalize your experience, to enable delivery of advertisements, including behavioral advertising and other types. The cookies set by a third-party may change from time to time and we have no control over these cookies.
2.5. The data collected by our website and / or through Cookies that may be placed on your computer will not be kept for longer than is necessary to fulfil the purposes mentioned above.
2.6. Do Not Track (DNT) is a web browser setting that requests that a web application disable its tracking of an individual user. Some web browsers include the ability to transmit these signals. Since there is no universally-agreed upon standard for what a company should do when it detects a DNT signal, GmtPost doesn’t currently process or respond to DNT signals.
3. What types and categories of cookies do we use
- “First-party” cookies are cookies that belong to GmtPost and that GmtPost places on your device.
- “Third-party” cookies are cookies that another party places on your device through our website.
- “Session” cookies are deleted from your device when you close your web browser;
- “Persistent” cookies will remain stored on your device until deleted or until they reach their expiration date.
(a) Strictly necessary cookies. These cookies are crucial to a website, they are necessary to provide you with Services available through our website and to use some of its features, such as access to secure areas, login-related cookies, which we use when you are logged in so that we can remember this fact. This prevents you from having to log in every single time you visit a new page. You can refuse or delete these cookies, but in this case, our website page might not function properly.
(b) Functionality cookies. These cookies are used to improve the performance and functionality of our websites, allow to remember the choices you make, to provide enhanced and more personal features. Functionality cookies will not track your activity on other websites. These cookies are not strictly necessary, however, without them, certain services may be unavailable.
(c) Performance (analytical) cookies. These cookies help improve the way a website and Service work. They may measure usage of our website, track things, such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit. For example, performance (analytical) cookies may show the most frequently visited pages, help to record any difficulties with a website and show whether advertising on a website is effective or not. Performance (analytical) cookies do not collect Personal Data and all the information that is collected by these cookies is aggregated and anonymous.
(d) Advertising (targeting) cookies. These cookies are used to deliver adverts which are more relevant to you and your interests while also limiting the number of times you see the same advert on a website. These cookies record your visit to the website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We may also share this information with third-parties for this purpose. Several partners advertise on our behalf and affiliate-tracking cookies simply allow us to see if our Customers have come to the website through one of our partner sites so that we can credit them appropriately, and where applicable, allow our affiliate partners to provide any bonus that they may provide you for making a purchase.
4. What are your choices regarding cookies
- AllAboutCookies: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/
- Network Advertising Initiative: http://www.networkadvertising.org/
- If you are located in European Union you may visit www.youronlinechoices.eu or www.aboutads.info/choices, if you are in the United States.
4.2. All of the major browsers offer tips and guidance for managing the cookies that are available on your browser. For your convenience, we have provided links to the cookie management page for the most popular web browsers:
6. Contacting GmtPost