Cookie Policy

Last updated: March 2021

 

INTRODUCTION

When you visit or access the FanSided websites and mobile device software applications, (including without limitation, if you open an email we have delivered to you), including on the FanSided sites and mobile app, and any other product or service that links to this policy (together, the “Service”), we may use (and authorize third parties to use) web beacons, cookies, pixel tags, scripts, tags, API and other technologies (“Tracking Technologies”). This is explained in this policy (“Cookie Policy”) which is a part of our Privacy Policy.

Tracking Technologies allow us to automatically collect information about you and your online behavior in order to enhance your navigation on our Service, improve our Service performance and customize your experience on it. We also use this information to collect statistics about the usage of our Service, perform analytics, serve ads, and to administer services to our users, customers and partners.

WHAT ARE COOKIES?

Cookies are a commonly used tracking technology, comprised of small text files (composed only of letters and numbers) that a web server places on your computer or mobile device when you visit a webpage. When used, the cookie can help make our Services more user-friendly, for example by remembering your language preferences and settings. You can find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org.

Cookies are widely used in order to make websites work in an efficient way. The use of cookies allows you to navigate between pages efficiently. Cookies remember your preferences, and make the interaction between you and the Services smoother and more efficient.

WHY USE TRACKING TECHNOLOGIES?

There are five main purposes for using Tracking Technologies:

STORING TRACKING TECHNOLOGIES

We store Tracking Technologies when you visit or access our Services. These are called “First Party Tracking Technologies”. In addition, Tracking Technologies are stored by other third parties (for example our analytics service providers, business partners and advertisers) – these are called “Third Party Tracking Technologies”.

Both types of Tracking Technologies may be stored either for the duration of your visit on our Services or for repeat visits.

HOW TO MANAGE YOUR COOKIE SETTINGS

There are various ways in which you can manage and control your cookie settings. Please remember that, by deleting or blocking cookies, some of the features of the Services may not work properly or as effectively.

For other browsers, please consult the documentation that your browser manufacturer provides.

You can turn off certain third party targeting and advertising cookies by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative webpage.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR EU RESIDENTS – WHAT OTHER TYPES OF TRACKING TECHNOLOGIES ARE USED ON OUR SERVICE?

Tracking TechnologyTypePurpose
Strictly necessaryFirst and Third party Tracking TechnologyStrictly necessary Tracking Technologies
These unlisted Tracking Technologies might be in use on internal sections of the Services, in order to customize and simplify the user experience on the site by remembering choices you made and your log in credentials.
Google AnalyticsThird party Tracking TechnologyPerformance Tracking Technologies
This cookie is used to collect information about how visitors use our Platform. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the Platform. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the Platform, where visitors have come to the Platform from and the pages they visited. You can read more on Google’s Privacy Policy
Social Media / EmbedsThird party Tracking TechnologySocial Media Tracking Technologies
Our website includes features such as “like” and “share” buttons on social networks and also third party embedded codes (for example: Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram). All these features are provided by vendors and platforms who use their own cookies to allow you to utilize their services, to measure your interaction with them, and to recognize you after being connected to your account on their services. For more information, please visit each such platform’s privacy policy as applicable: Facebook’s Privacy Policy,Twitter’s Privacy Policy, Instagram’s Privacy Policy.