What are cookies?
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Cookies may be set by the website you are visiting (‘first party cookies’) or they may be set by other websites who run content on the page you are viewing (‘third party cookies’).
Our cookies help us:
- Make our website work as you'd expect
- Remember your settings during and between visits
- Improve the speed/security of the site
- Allow you to share pages with social networks
- Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
- Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
- Pass data to advertising networks
- Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
We're giving you this information as part of our initiative to comply with the EU Cookie Directive, and to make sure we're honest and clear about your privacy when using our website.
If cookies aren't enabled on your computer, it will mean that your experience on our website will be limited. However, if you'd prefer to restrict, block or delete cookies from optamor.com, or any other website, you can use your browser to do this. Each browser is different, so check the 'Help' menu of your particular browser (or your mobile phone's handset manual) to learn how to change your cookie preferences.
The website www.allaboutcookies.org also provides instructions on enabling/disabling cookies per browser.
Our cookies don't store sensitive information such as your name or address: they simply hold a 'key' that, once you're signed in, is associated with this information. If you'd like to disable cookies, see the section above.
Here's a list of the main cookies we use, and what we use them for. You'll find information about 3rd party cookies underneath:
|__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz||These cookies are used by our Google Analytics software. This software helps us record and analyse visitor information such as browser usage, new visitor numbers, response to marketing activity and visitor journeys. That information helps us to improve the website and your experience, and to make our marketing campaigns more relevant.The data stored by these cookies can be seen only by the Marketing Team at Bloc Ditial Talent Limited and Google and never provides any confidential information.|
|ASP.NET_SessionId||This cookie is created automatically by ASP.NET, the Microsoft platform our website runs on. The cookie is used to store browsing preferences set by the user on the website. A unique session ID is affiliated with each user when they first visit the site, so the cookie expires when the browser is closed.|
3rd Party Cookies
When you visit hellobloc.com you may notice some cookies that aren't related to Bloc Digital Talent Limited. If you go on to a web page that contains embedded content, for example from YouTube, you may be sent cookies from these websites. Buttons that allow the social sharing of content often send cookies too. We don't control the setting of these cookies, so we suggest you check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.
Some of the third-party sites that may set cookies on hellobloc.com include:
Further information about cookies
If you'd like to learn more about cookies in general and how to manage them, visit aboutcookies.org.
Please note that we're not responsible for the content of external websites.