A cookie is a small text file that is sent to or accessed from your web browser or your device’s memory. This small text file contains the name of the domain (the location on internet), the origin of the cookie, its lifetime (when the cookie expires) and an identifier, such a randomly generated unique number. A cookie may also contain other information about your device, such as browsing history, activities conducted while using our services or user settings.
The main difference between first party cookies and third-party cookies is that first party cookies are place by us on your device and third-party cookies are placed by our partners and service providers.
First party cookies are used, for example, to adapt Emoter website to your browser’s language and third-party cookies are used to measure user number or to allow you to share content across social media platforms.
Session cookies have a short lifetime, until you close the browser, and they are used to learn more about how users make use of our website during a single browser session or for example, to help you use the website more efficiently. Persistent cookies are not automatically deleted when you close the browser and they are used to help you quickly sign in and for analytical purposes.
Web beacons (pixel tags, clear gifs), tracking URLs or software development kits are used for similar purposes. A web beacon is a tiny graphic file that contains a unique identifier that enable us to recognize when someone opened an email we sent or visited our service. Custom generated links (tracking URLs) help us understand where the traffic to Emoter website comes from, and SDKs are small pieces of code that function in the same way like cookies and web beacons.
When you visit our website, some or all of the following types of cookies may be set on your device.
We use essential website cookies, that are strictly necessary to provide you with the available services through our website and to access secure areas and also to use some of its features.
Analytics cookies help us understand how our website is used (user behavior) and how effective our marketing campaigns are. We also use this kind of cookies to customize and to improve our website for you.
Advertising cookies help us make our advertising messages more relevant to you. They may prevent the same ad from continuously reappearing, ensure properly display of ads, select advertisements based on your interests, and measure advertisement performance.
Social networking cookies allow you to share content and pages you find interesting on our website through third party social networking and other websites. This type of cookies may also be used for advertising purposes too.
You have several cookie management options available. Note that changing cookie settings may make browsing our website a less satisfying experience. For some parts of our website, cookies are mandatory.
Most of the time, web browsers provide settings that allow you to control or reject cookies and they alert you when a cookie is used on your computer. Cookie management procedure is different from browser to browser and you can check the specific steps in your particular browser help menu. Resetting device identifiers is also possible via a setting on your mobile device. The specific procedure for your device can be checked in the help or settings menu of your particular device.
Some features of our website and some Emoter services rely on the use of Google™ Maps API Cookies and this type of cookies will be stored on your device.
When browsing this website and using the services relying on Google™ Maps API cookies, you consent to the storage, collection of such cookies on your device and to the access, usage and sharing by Google of the data collected thereby.
Google™ manages the information and your choices pertaining to Google™ Maps API Cookies via an interface separate from that supplied by your browser. For more information, please see https://www.google.com/policies/technologies/cookies/.
We use Google Analytics, a Google service that uses data collection technologies and cookies to collect information about your use of the website and services in order to report website trends.
You can opt out of Google Analytics by visiting www.google.com/settings/ads or by downloading the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.