At Akeo, we are committed to keeping transparency on how we collect data and use it. This policy explains how and when we use cookie technology on our website.
What are Cookies?
A cookie is a small piece of data or a text file that is downloaded to your computer or mobile when you access certain websites. Cookies may contain text that can be read by the web server that delivered the cookie to you. The text contained in the cookie generally consists of a sequence of letters and numbers that uniquely identifies your computer or mobile device; it may contain other information as well.
What Type of Cookies Does Akeo Use?
Performance Cookies. These cookies collect data about the use of the website, such as pages visited, traffic sources, users’ interests, content management on the website, and other site measurements.
Functional Cookies. These cookies enable the website to remember user’s choices – such as their language preference, username, and other personal choices – while using the website. Functional cookies can also be used to deliver services such as letting a user make a blog post, listen to the audio, or watch videos on the website etc. They also include media cookies that can be used to enhance a website’s performance and provide special features and content. They can be placed by third parties who provide services to us or by our company.
Advertising or Targeting Cookies. These cookies are usually placed and used by advertising companies to develop a profile of your browsing interests and serve relevant advertisements on other websites. If you disable these cookies, you will see less targeted and more irrelevant ads on the internet.
- Identifying the areas or pages of our website that you have visited.
- Personalizing our services and content that you see on our website.
- Our web analytics.
- Remarketing our products or services to you.
- Remembering your preferences, settings, and other details.
- Targeted and relevant ads based on your interests.
- Affiliate marketing.
- Allowing you to post comments.
- Allowing you to share content with social media.
Web Beacons. We may also use the technology called web beacons to collect general information about your usage of our website and other services such as newsletters. The information we gather by web beacons allow us to statistically monitor the number of people or users who open our emails. Web beacons also help us to understand the behaviour of our customers, members, and visitors.
Google Analytics Privacy notice. Our website uses Google Analytics to collect information about the use of our website. Google Analytics collects information from users such as age, gender, interests, demographics, how often they visit our website, what and how many pages they visit, and what other websites they have visited before coming to our website. We use the information we get from Google Analytics to analyse traffic, remarket our products and services to users, improve our marketing, advertising, and to improve our website. We have enabled Google Analytics features such as remarketing with Google Analytics, Google Display Network Impression Reporting, and Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting. Google Analytics gathers only the IP address assigned to you on the date you visit our website, not your name or other personal details. We do not combine the data collected using Google Analytics with personal data. Although Google Analytics plants a permanent cookie on your web browser to identify you as a unique user the next time you visit our website, the cookie cannot be used by anyone except Google. Google also uses specific identifiers to help collect data about the use of our website. For more information on how Google collects and processes your data, visit https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/
You can prevent Google Analytics from using your data by opting out at this link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout