As explained above, a cookie allows us or a third-party to recognise you and remember things like your personalized details or user preferences. They also help us learn more about how you use and access our Platform so that we can make improvements and update features. For example, cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so that we can measure and improve the performance of our Platform. They also help us to know which features are most popular and keep our services secure.
Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your device when you go offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.
The cookies we use generally fall into one of the following categories:
- Preference. These cookies are used to remember your settings and preferences on the Platform. For example, we may use these cookies to remember your choice of language.
- Analytics. These cookies are used to collect information about how you use our Platform, to monitor and improve site performance, to improve our services and your experience on the Platform. For example, we can use these cookies to see which features of the Platform you interact with, how often you visit, how long you stay on the Platform, and which profiles you have searched against or viewed.
How to control cookies
If you do not want to accept cookies, you can change your browser settings so that cookies are not accepted. You can learn more about how to block cookies by visiting http://www.allaboutcookies.org/. Please note that if you block cookies completely, many websites will not work properly and some functionality on our Platform may not work at all.
For more information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your computer or mobile device and how to manage and delete them, visit https://www.allaboutcookies.org/ and https://www.youronlinechoices.com/
How to contact us
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions about this Notice or the information we hold about you.
Changes to this Notice
This version was last updated on April 1, 2021. We may change this Notice from time to time and will inform you by updating this section.