WHAT ARE COOKIES?
A cookie is a small text file that a website stores on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. They ensure a consistent and efficient experience for visitors, and perform essential functions and provide information to the website owners. The cookies used by our website are needed to enable us to provide our services, improve them, and stay competitive. Cookies may be set by the site that you are visiting (known as “first-party cookies”), or by third parties, such as those who serve content or provide advertising or analytics services on the website (“third party cookies”).
- First party cookies are cookies set by the website you’re visiting. Only that website can read them. In addition, a website might potentially use external services, which also set their own cookies, known as third-party cookies.
- Persistent cookies are cookies saved on your computer and that are not deleted automatically when you quit your browser, unlike a session cookie, which is deleted when you quit your browser. They are stored up to twelve months.
The purpose of accepting the cookies is to enable the site to remember your preferences (such as language, etc.) for a certain period of time.
That way, you don’t have to re-enter them when browsing around the site during the same visit.
Cookies can also be used to establish anonymized statistics about the browsing experience on our sites.
Most web browsers allow most cookies to be managed through browser settings. To learn more about cookies, including how to see what cookies were set up and how to manage and delete cookies*, visit: www.allaboutcookies.org.
Our Website mostly uses “first-party cookies”. These are cookies set and controlled by the Do IT Wise, not by any external organization.
1. Cookies on our Website
However, kindly remember that if you decide not to accept cookies, the functionality of our website may be limited. You can find more on this in our Cookies policy.
Our website uses the following types of Cookies:
- Necessary Cookies (no consent required)
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function correctly. These cookies ensure basic functionalities and security features of the website, anonymously.
- Functional Cookies (consent required)
Functional cookies help to perform certain functionalities like sharing the content of the website on social media platforms, collecting feedback, and other third-party features.
- Performance Cookies (consent required)
Performance cookies are used to understand and analyze the key performance indexes of the website, which helps in delivering a better user experience for the visitors.
- Analytics Cookies (consent required)
Analytical cookies are used to understand how visitors interact with the website. These cookies help provide information on metrics, the number of visitors, bounce rate, traffic source, etc.
- Advertisement Cookies (consent required)
Advertisement cookies are used to provide visitors with relevant ads and marketing campaigns. These cookies track visitors across websites and collect information to provide customized ads.
2. Google Analytics
We use Google Analytics on our website for analytics and measurement to understand how our website is used, for example, the number of visitors to the website, the search queries that were used, the pages visited on the website, the time spent there, etc. The data thus collected is necessary for the provision of our services, for improving them and staying competitive. Cookies do not identify users, nor do they associate your IP address with personally identifiable information. These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use this information to compile reports and help us improve the website. Cookies collect information anonymously, including the number of visitors to the website, from where they accessed it, and the pages they visited.
If you like to opt-out from tracking with Google Analytics, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
3. Facebook Pixel
This website uses the so-called “Facebook Pixel”. We use the Facebook pixel for remarketing purposes to be able to contact you again within 180 days. This allows us to display interest-based advertisements to users of the website when they visit Facebook or other websites also using this tool. In this way, we pursue the interest in displaying advertisements that are of interest to you in order to make our website or content more interesting for you.
With the help of Facebook Pixel, we can track the effectiveness of Facebook ads for statistical and market research purposes by seeing whether users were redirected to our website after clicking on a Facebook ad.
The processing of this data by Facebook takes place within the framework of Facebook’s data policy. Specific information and details about the Facebook pixel and its functionality can also be found in the Facebook help area. According to Facebook’s data usage policy, Facebook can connect this data with its Facebook account and use its own advertising – https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/.
You have the right to choose what kind of advertisement you allow on Facebook according to their policies. For this purpose, a cookie can also be stored on your computer.
You can withdraw your consent* at any time by writing to us about this at firstname.lastname@example.org.
*This consent may be declared only by users older than 16 years of age.
4. Third-party Cookies
Our website may use features from other websites which may leave cookies. We cannot block or switch off third-party cookies without removing the respective feature from our website. To learn more about these cookies, you will need to check the source website for their cookies.