Generic Cookie Policy

What are Cookies?

Cookies are simple text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device by a website’s server. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier, website’s domain name, and some digits and numbers.

What types of cookies do we use?

Necessary cookies

Necessary cookies allow us to offer you the best possible experience when accessing and navigating through our website and using its features. For example, these cookies let us recognize that you have created an account and have logged into that account to access the content.

Functionality cookies

Functionality cookies let us operate the site in accordance with the choices you make. For example, we will recognize your username and remember how you customized the site during future visits.

Analytical cookies

These cookies enable us and third-party services to collect aggregated data for statistical purposes on how our visitors use the website. These cookies do not contain personal information such as names and email addresses and are used to help us improve your user experience of the website.

How to delete cookies?

If you want to restrict or block the cookies that are set by our website, you can do so through your browser setting. Alternatively, You will find general information about cookies and details on how to delete cookies from your device on a wide variety of browsers and devices.

Contacting us

If you have any questions about this cookie policy or our use of cookies, please contact us.

A cookie policy is important because:

It informs your site and mobile visitors of the information that they may leave behind.

Your site visitors need to know exactly which traces they may leave behind when they go to a website. That way, they will be more conscious of their behavior online, and they’ll be able to select which information gets left behind in a text string or not.

It harnesses a relationship of trust between a site visitor and a webmaster.

People will keep on coming back to your website once they know that their information is not being exploited and used for malicious means.

Having a cookie policy improves a website’s level of transparency, and ensures that site visitors know that they can trust a website to use their information only to improve their user experience online and not for insidious means.

It allows web visitors to be selective about the virtual footprints they leave behind.

As mentioned, having a detailed cookie policy allows your web visitors to know what type of information they leave behind.

Apart from this being an informative policy, it also allows web visitors to select which type of information gets left behind every session and which can stay for good. That way, they can have more control over their virtual footprints.

It details how third-party operators should behave.

Many of the cookies are operated by third parties, and some websites do not know all the nitty-gritty details regarding the use of the cookies collected per operator.

By having a clean-cut cookie policy, you will be able to state exactly what you will and won’t allow when accessing information left behind by your site visitors.

Having a cookie policy is definitely going to help you a lot since it gives both your site visitors and third-party operators the general guideline on how they should behave online when dealing with text string information.

It’s going to be hard to track all details regarding cookies, but having a cookie policy ensures that these people are at least abiding by the rules you set for everyone. Have a better and more transparent online transaction with everyone with the help of a cookie policy!