COOKIE POLICY

OUR COOKIE POLICY

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

DISABLE COOKIES
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org. Below you’ll find the cookies that are in use on this site.

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:
Google Chrome
Microsoft Edge
Mozilla Firefox
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Opera
Apple Safari

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

COOKIES WE USE
Cookie: Universal Analytics (Google)
Purpose: These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.
Learn More: Read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data

Cookie: YouTube
Purpose: We embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode.
Learn More: YouTube embedding video page

Cookie: Facebook Ads conversion tracking (Facebook, Inc.)
Purpose: Facebook Ads conversion tracking is an analytics service provided by Facebook, Inc. that connects data from the Facebook advertising network with actions performed on this Application.
Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.
Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy.

Cookie: Facebook Custom Audience (Facebook, Inc.)
Purpose: Facebook Custom Audience is a Remarketing and Behavioral Targeting service provided by Facebook, Inc. that connects the activity of this Application with the Facebook advertising network.
Personal Data collected: Cookies and email address.
Place of processing: US – Privacy PolicyOpt Out.

COOKIE: Google Analytics with anonymized IP (Google Inc.)
Purpose: Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine the use of this Application, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services.

Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

This integration of Google Analytics anonymizes your IP address. It works by shortening Users’ IP addresses within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the complete IP address be sent to a Google server and shortened within the US.
Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.
Place of processing: US – Privacy PolicyOpt Out.

COOKIE: Jetpack Plugin for WordPress
Purpose: The Jetpack plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions to support a WordPress site. When you comment on this SITE’s blog, there are cookies stored on your computer. This is purely a convenience, so that you won’t need to retype all your information again when you want to leave another comment. The cookies expire just under one year from the first comment made on the SITE’s blog. Your comments will stay on SITE’s blog.
Personal Data collected: Cookies, Author Name and Email Address.

Place of processing: Automattic is a US based company. The information collected is not transferred to any non-Jetpack servers, but Jetpack cannot guarantee in which country it will be processed. To that end, Jetpack has signed model contract clauses with their Irish subsidiary that cover the transfer of data in and out of the EU for processing.  Privacy Policy  – Privacy Policy Notice for Visitors to WordPress Sites  – OPTOUT

COOKIE: Akismet Plugin for WordPress
Purpose: When you comment on this SITE’s blog, there are cookies stored on your computer. This plugin is used to protect this SITE and user experience against spam information.

Personal Data collected: Cookies, Author Name and Email Address.commenter’s IP address, user agent, referrer, and Site URL (along with other information directly provided by the commenter such as their name, username, email address).

Place of processing: Automattic is a US based company. The information collected is not transferred to any non-Akismet servers, but Akismet cannot guarantee in which country it will be processed. To that end, Akismet has signed model contract clauses with their Irish subsidiary that cover the transfer of data in and out of the EU for processing. Privacy Policy  – Privacy Policy Notice for Visitors to WordPress Sites  – OPTOUT