Cookie policy

1 INTRODUCTION

1.1 This cookie policy (“Cookie Policy “) is intended to inform you how we use “cookies” and similar technologies and to assist you in making informed decisions when using the Website.

1.2 Please take a moment to read and understand this Cookie Policy. This Cookie Policy should also be read in conjunction with our Privacy Policy [http://animationweek.uk/?p=1024] and our Terms of Use [http://animationweek.uk/?p=1788].

1.3 Cookies and similar technologies are very small text documents or pieces of code, which often include an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a website or use a mobile application, a computer asks your computer or mobile device for permission to store this file on your computer or mobile device and access information from it. Information gathered through cookies may include the date and time of visits and how you are using the Website.

1.4 Cookies are used by us as part of the Website. They also may be used by third parties.

1.5 For more details on cookies and similar technologies please visit All About Cookies. For the purposes of the remaining sections of this Cookie Policy we will refer to all technologies using the above features as “cookies”.

2 YOU CONSENT TO US USING COOKIES

2.1 By continuing to use the Website you are deemed to consent to our use of the cookies described in this Cookie Policy. If you do not consent to us using cookies then please read the next section.

3 YOU CAN BLOCK COOKIES

3.1 You can block the use of cookies by activating the relevant settings in your browser or by following the links below. For more information on cookie management and blocking cookies for a wide variety of browsers, visit All About Cookies.

4 WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU BLOCK COOKIES

4.1 In order to use some parts of the Website you will need to accept cookies. If you choose to withhold consent, or subsequently block cookies, some aspects of the Website may not work properly and you may not be able to access all or part of the Website.

5 WHAT WE DO WITH COOKIES

Session Cookies

5.1 We use session cookies to allow the Website to uniquely identify your browsing session on the Website, which allows us to coordinate this information with data from the Website server. Such cookies are stored temporarily during a browsing session and are deleted from the user’s device when the browser is closed.

Persistent Cookies

5.2 We also use persistent cookies that may saved on your computer for a fixed period [(usually a year or longer)] and are not deleted when the browser is closed where we need to know who you are for more than one browsing session. For example, we use this type of cookie to store your preferences, so that they are remembered for the next visit.

Strictly Necessary Cookies

5.3 We use also cookies where they are essential for the operation of the Website, for example to remember that you are signed in to the Website.

Analytics

5.4 We use “analytics” cookies. These, along with other information, allow us to calculate the aggregate number of people using the Website and which features of the Website are most popular.

5.5 We use this information to improve the Website. We do not generally store any Information that you provide to us in a cookie.

Social Media

5.6 We use cookies to personalise your interaction with social media, such as Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr and YouTube. Such cookies recognise users of those social media sites when you view social media content on the Website. They also allow you to quickly share content across social media, through the use of simple ‘sharing’ buttons.

5.7 The Website also contains features that enable you to use your Facebook account to sign in and create/maintain an account with us and to enable us to store your content. This involves the use of cookies.

6 THIRD PARTY COOKIES

6.1 Third parties may also place cookies on the Website.

7 MORE INFORMATION

7.1 The table below sets out more information about the individual cookies used in the Website and the purposes for which they are used:

Cookie Type Purpose Duration
Google Analytics

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These cookies enable us to store information such as the time you visit our Website, whether you have visited before and the website that you visited prior to visiting our Website.

 

For more information about Google Analytics please see: http://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html