What are cookies and why are they used?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your device or net server by the websites you visit. For more detailed information about cookies please visit www.aboutcookies.org and www.allaboutcookies.org
The main purposes of cookies on our website are listed below:
• To improve the service provided to you by increasing the functionality and performance of the website,
• To improve the website and provide new features on the Website and customize such features according to your preferences;
• To ensure legal and commercial security for the website, for you and our Company.
• To use in direct and indirect marketing activities
Categories of the Cookies Used on the Website
Technical Cookies: When a visitor visits the website using his/her password, these types of cookies identify the user on each web page he/she visits to eliminate the need for the user to enter his/her password on every page he/she visits.
Flash cookies: Types of cookies that are used to enable video or audio content on the website.
Customization Cookies: Customization cookies are cookies that store a user's browser preferences, such as preferred language and display format. Customization cookies are often used along with analytics cookies to collect information about users' site activities and provide custom browsing experiences.
Authentication Cookies: Cookie authentication uses HTTP cookies to authenticate client requests and maintain session information.
Analytical Cookies: Analytical Cookies allow to have analytical results such as number of visitors of the website, pages viewed on the website, visiting times, website scroll moves .
Cookies Used on the Platform
Ad cookies: Used to show behavioural and target oriented ads to visitors. Can be accepted or declined by modifying browser settings.
Market Analysis: used to carry out market analysis Can be accepted or declined by modifying browser settings.
Campaign/Promotion: Used to calculate the effectiveness of campaigns. Can be accepted or declined by modifying browser settings.
Facebook: These types of cookies allow tracking of Facebook members (or non-members) for marketing analysis and product development purposes. Can be accepted or declined by modifying browser settings.
Twitter: These types of cookies allow tracking of social network members or non-members for marketing analysis and product development purposes. Can be accepted or declined by modifying browser settings.
Google Analytics: These types of cookies allow to collect statistical data to improve the use and presentation of the website. Google allows us to understand users better by adding social statistics and data about interests. Our website uses Google Analytical cookies. Data collected using these cookies are transferred to Google servers in the USA and then stored there in accordance with the data protection principles of Google. You can click here to have more information about Google's principles on protection of personal data and analytical data processing . Cookies control https://tools.qooqle.com/dlpaqe/qaoptout
Session: Session cookies only last for the duration of the users using the website. Can be accepted or declined by modifying browser settings.
Load Balancer: Load balancers are used to distribute the load to decrease server load. Can be accepted or declined by modifying browser settings.
Security: Security cookies are used for security checks. Can be accepted or declined by modifying browser settings.
Fraud detection: Used to detect click frauds.
User ID: User ID cookies are used to allow the users to see only their own information. Can be accepted or declined by modifying browser settings.
Language: Stores the language the user selects and offers options accordingly. Can be accepted or declined by modifying browser settings.
Mobile: Used to show the main web site if the user is visiting the website using a mobile device. For example whether the device enables Flash or a mobile website that does not require Flash. The website is stored in order to better understand the user's preferences. Can be accepted or declined by modifying browser settings.
Flash cookies: Enable audio and video contents. Can be accepted or declined by modifying browser settings.
Data owners can change their preferences about cookies by modifying browser settings. If the user's browser provides this option, cookie preferences can be modified using the browser settings. Therefore , although this might differ according to the options the browser offers, data owners have the options to block cookies, to have warnings before the use of any cookie or to disable or delete only certain cookies.
Cookie preferences may need to be made separately on each device with which the user has access to the Platform.
Adobe Analytics: http://www.adobe.com/uk/privacy/opt-out.html
Google Adwords: https://support.google.com/ads/answer/2662922?hl=en
Google Analytics: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Google Chrome: http://www.google.com/support/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=95647
Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies