What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize a user's device. You can find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu. Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests. A list of the cookies used on this website by category is set out below.
Cookies enable our systems to recognize your browser and tell us how and when pages in our website are visited and by how many people. DNS Rate cookies do not collect personal information, and we do not combine information collected through cookies with other personal information to tell us who you are or what your screen name or e-mail address is. You can find out how to block cookies by clicking "help" on your browser's menu or by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org. If you block cookies, we can't guarantee that your experience with this website and many other websites will be as good as if you do allow cookies.
Categories of cookies
- Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features.
- Performance cookies These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance: which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don't collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works.
- Advertising cookies
These cookies are used to deliver adverts more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. They are usually placed by advertising networks with the website operator's permission. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other organizations such as advertisers. Quite often advertising cookies will be linked to site functionality provided by the other organization.
List of the main cookies used on this website
- Performance Cookies
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Google Analytics, all areas of the site These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
How to reject or delete this cookie: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Overview of privacy at Google
- Advertising Cookies
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This document was last updated on March 2, 2019