In this document:
- What are cookies?
- The types of cookies used on our site
- Third party cookies
- Users choices
- Changes to this policy
- Contact us
- WHAT ARE COOKIES?
When you access and use the Apester Website and Service or when you interact with content, we may place a number of cookies in your web browser.
- THE TYPES OF COOKIES USED ON OUR SITE
We use both session and persistent cookies on the Services and we may use different types of cookies to run the Services, as follows:
Strictly necessary cookies – these cookies are necessary for the Services to function properly and cannot be switched off in our systems. If you set your browser to refuse these cookies, some parts of the Services will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
Analytics and Performance-related cookies – these cookies allow us to assess and improve the performances of our Services, including improving the your online activity on our Services. These cookies allow us to count visits and geographic sources. The information we get through the use of these cookies are in an aggregated form and we make no attempt to identify you or influence your experience of the Services. If you do not allow these cookies, the loss of the information stored in a preference cookie may make the Service experience less functional but should not prevent it from working. In addition, we will not be able to include your visit in our statistics. If you have used a Do Not Track browser setting, we take this as a sign that you do not want to allow these cookies, and they will be blocked.
Functionality-related cookies: these cookies tell us, for example, whether you have engaged our Services before or if this is your first time, and help us to identify the features in which you may find favourable.
Below is a list of the cookies we use on our Services, which is dynamically updated whenever new cookies are encountered and classified by our team:
|Cookie Category||Source||Cookie Name||Purpose||Expiry||First party / Third Party?|
|Analytics and Performance-related cookies||Apester||Session_id||Analytics||2 Years||1st Party|
|Targeting and Advertising-related cookies:||Advertisers||Advertising various||Targeting||According to third party policy||3rd Party|
|Analytics and Performance-related cookies||Google.com||Google Analytics||Analytics||According to third party policy||3rd Party|
- THIRD PARTY COOKIES
In addition to our own cookies, third parties (such as advertising networks, content providers that deliver content on our Services as well as analytics) may also use various cookies to uniquely distinguish your web browser and keep track of information relating to your interaction with the Apester Website and Services, to report usage statistics of the Services, deliver content on and through the Services, and so on.
Some of these third parties may combine information they collect from our Services with other information they have independently collected relating to your browser’s activities across other online services. These third parties collect and use this information under their own privacy policies.
You may at any given time block cookies of third party networks (opt out) by going to their Website and following the directions there. The effect of opting out of a third party networks is explained on each opt out page. We are not responsible for the effectiveness of any such opt-out options.
- USER CHOICES
You can change your cookies settings at any time to control cookies placement through limiting or forbidding the website under which we provide the Services to place cookies on your device and to disable unwanted cookies already stored on your device, by changing your browser’s privacy preferences (please visit the help pages of your web browser). Please note, however, that if you disable cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer or some of the features may not function properly. You may not be able to store your preferences and some of our pages might not display properly. We may, at our sole discretion, delete old cookies after a certain time which no activity had occured from a user.
Your web browser allows you to manage the cookies and your choices. The configuration for each browser is different. You may find more information about managing cookies on different web browsers below:
- CHANGES TO THIS POLICY
We reserve the right to modify this Policy from time to time, so please review it regularly. In addition, If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you by posting notification on the Apester Website or otherwise through the Services 7 days before such changes become effective. Otherwise, any non-material change will be reflected by the “last updated” date at the top of this Policy. Any such change will be in full force and effect upon its publication. In addition, and as explained above, the list of the cookies used is updated whenever new cookies are encountered and classified by our team.
- CONTACT US
If you have questions or concerns regarding this Policy, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org