What are cookies?
A cookie is a small file that a website stores on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. Cookies contain a small amount of information downloaded to your computer or other devices by the server of a website, page or advertisement, which allows the originating source to recognize your computer or other devices on subsequent visits. A cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the cookie has come, the “lifetime” of the cookie, and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our website and services.
Similar technologies include web beacons, action tags, local shared objects (“flash cookies”) and single-pixel gifs. Such technologies can be used to track users’ actions and activities and to store information about them.
Session-based cookies are cookies set by the website you are visiting, which last only while your browser is open. Only that website can read them.
Persistent cookies are cookies saved on your computer and that is not deleted automatically when you quit your browser, unlike a session cookie, which is deleted when you quit your browser.
Third-party cookies are cookies that you may encounter when visiting our website, provided by external services such as Google Analytics, Google Ads remarketing, Microsoft Azure, DoubleClick, and are subject to the respective service provider’s policies;
What cookies do you use?
On our Website, you may the following types of Cookies;
strictly necessary/essential cookies (i.e. cookies that are necessary in order to enable you to browse the Website)
performance and analytics cookies (i.e. cookies that are used to collect information about the use of the Website as well as for improvement and research of features and services of the Website),
security cookies (i.e. cookies that are used for the detection of malware and support of Website),
preference cookies (i.e. cookies that are used for the provision of customized services and features),
marketing and remarketing cookies (i.e. cookies that are used for launching and monitoring marketing campaigns, delivering customized advertising).
We use Google AdWords remarketing to advertise Keyholding across the internet. Google AdWords remarketing will display relevant ads tailored to you based on what parts of the Website you have viewed by placing a cookie on your machine. THIS COOKIE DOES NOT IN ANYWAY IDENTIFY YOU OR GIVE ACCESS TO YOUR COMPUTER
You can check which cookies are used by our Website, third-party app or third-party integration using Chrome's or Opera’s built-in cookie view. While in incognito mode, click the Secure icon next to the URL bar and then select Cookies. Make sure you're viewing your site in incognito mode so that your browser doesn't detect irrelevant cookies.
Does your Website have third-party Cookies?
On our Website, you may encounter display content hosted by various parties external to our domain. The external hosting may need cookies in order to function.
What is visitor analytics?
Visitor Analytics is a simple website analytics service that measures the traffic on our website and website visitors' general details. We collect statistics like which pages visitors visit and when, where they are approximately located, where they land first or if they are coming from a specific referral, to make our website visitors' experience better.
As a website operator using Visitor Analytics, we process information about our visitors' device type and screen size/resolution, approximate location, browser, OS, IPs, page visits, bounce rate, conversions, conversion funnels, average sessions per visitor, average pages per session, average session duration, time spent on the website and preferably visited content on the website. All this data is pseudonymized and Visitor Analytics will not use the collected data to identify individual users or to match the data with additional information on an individual user.
How can I manage my cookies?
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. In case that you choose not to permit the installation of cookies, you risk affecting the interaction and access to the Website.
For details about how you can manage/erase cookies from your device, see aboutcookies.org
Internet browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings are usually found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your internet browser. In order to understand these settings, the following links may be helpful.
To opt-out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit this link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
How can I remove cookies from my device?
You can delete all cookies that are already on your device by clearing the browsing history of your browser. This will remove all cookies from all websites you have visited. Be aware though that you may also lose some saved information (e.g. saved login details, site preferences).
Managing site-specific cookies
For more detailed control over site-specific cookies, check the privacy and cookie settings in your preferred browser.
You can set most modern browsers to prevent any cookies from being placed on your device, but you may then have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site/page. And some services and functionalities may not work properly at all (e.g. profile logging-in).
Do I have to consent?