What are cookies
We love cookies. And biscuits, for that matter. As such, don’t be surprised to find us treating you to some cookies upon visiting our platform. Cookies are small data files that are placed onto your computer. We employ all sorts of cookies, such as functional, analytical, media, social media and tracking cookies.
Placing cookies allows us to recognise you upon your return visit to our platform and will stop you from having to keep resubmitting the same information over and over again. It also helps us understand how you use our platform, thus enabling us to continuously improve on its functioning and user-friendliness.
By using our platform, we place some functional cookies. Accept all cookies to get the best experience or customise your cookies the way you like them. Upon visiting our platform for the first time, you will see a cookie bar and can decide whether they wish to accept all cookies at once or make a selection.
If you wish to set your own cookies, you can do so via the cookies pop up. Here we outline the different type of cookies we have and what they are used for. The cookie settings can be found via the footer on the platform, or via your account page if you are logged in.
Please be aware that disabling cookies won’t remove cookies that are already in place. You can remove cookies in your browser settings.
Functional cookies enable a website to function properly. They help us remember that you have previously visited our website and stop you having to keep resubmitting your login details.
Analytical cookies allow us to take stock of the visits made to our platform. They help us to determine which sections of our platform our visitors like best. That, in turn, allows us to improve the platform. We employ third-party software for this from companies like Google Analytics, Looker, Hotjar and VWO.
Media cookies allow you to show embedded media in the platform like for example videos from Youtube.
Social Media Cookies
Social Media Cookies allow you to use Facebook to create an account and sign in on the platform.
We will, on occasion, on open platforms, also place cookies for marketing purposes They allow us to present you with advertising that is of more relevance to you on other platforms. These cookies allow us to, for example, track which adverts you have been shown and so prevent you from being shown the same ads over and over again. Facebook, Google and Twitter cookies are examples of tracking cookies.
Please also refer to the statements third parties (like for example the Social Media platforms) have published on their own websites regarding the cookies they place and the data these collect. Please beware that such statements may be regularly amended.
Please get in touch with us with any of your questions or suggestions.