Last updated: May 24th, 2018
2. What are cookies?
Non-essential and essential cookies
Cookies can be classified as either essential or non-essential.
- Essential cookies: these are cookies that are used solely to carry out or facilitate the transmission of communications over a network; or strictly necessary to provide an online service (e.g. our Service) which you have requested.
- Non-essential cookies: these are any cookies that do not fall within the definition of essential cookies, such as cookies used to analyse your usage of a website (e.g. ‘analytical’ cookies).
Session and Persistent cookies
Cookies can be classified as either session or persistent.
- Session cookies: these are temporary cookie files, which are erased when you close your browser. When you restart your browser and go back to the site that created the cookie, the website will not recognize you. You will have to log back in (if login is required) or select your preferences/themes again if the site uses these features. A new session cookie will be generated, which will store your browsing information and will be active until you leave the site and close your browser.
- Persistent cookies: these files stay in one of your browser's subfolders until you delete them manually or your browser deletes them based on the duration period contained within the persistent cookie's file.
First and Third party cookies
Cookies can be classified as first party or third party.
- First party cookies: refers to a cookie created on your device by our website domain.
- Third party cookies: refers to cookies created on your device by other website domains different than our website domain.
3. Cookies used in our website
|Name||Non essential or Essential||First or Third party||Session or Persistent, Lifetime||Porpuse|
|_ga, _gat, _gid||Non essential||First party||Persistent, up to 2 years||
tagtog uses Google Analytics to track and examine the usage of the frontpage (https://www.tagtog.net or any page part of https://www.tagtog.net that is accessible without being logged in to the Service) to continuously enhance the accessibility and content of this page, as it is the first point of contact for Website Visitors. Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”).
This cookie is not used when the user is logged in to the Service.
This integration of Google Analytics anonymizes your IP address. It works by shortening Website Visitors' IP addresses. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_*.
|uvts, __uvt||Non essential||First party||Persistent, 1 year||Cookies used by UserVoice, a third party service we use to offer users contact feedback and suggestions. No PII (Personally Identifiable Information) is stored in any of the cookies that UserVoice uses. For more details, please visit https://www.uservoice.com/security-compliance/pii-cookies/|
|podid, _hp2_id.*, __cfduid, ajs_user_id, _hp2_ses_props.*, _gid, _ga, ajs_group_id, ajs_anonymous_id||Non essential||Third party||Persistent, up to 2 years||Cookies used by UserVoice, a third party service we use to offer users contact feedback and suggestions. No PII is stored in any of the cookies that UserVoice uses. For more details, please visit https://www.uservoice.com/security-compliance/pii-cookies/|
|TAGTOG_SESSION||Essential||First party||Session||Cookie used by tagtog to handle the user session in the Service. It basically allows the user to be logged in to the Service and ensure they are entitled to perform specific actions requested by the user. No PII is stored in this cookie.|
|cookiesAccepted||Non essential||First party||Persistent, 2 years||When this cookie is saved, it means the web visitor has accepted this policy.|
- Most web browsers allow some control to restrict or block cookies if you wish, however if you disable cookies you may find this affects your ability to use certain parts of our website. Please contact us if you have related doubt or suggestion.
- If you set your internet browser preferences to block all cookies, you may not be able to access all or parts of our Service.
- If you delete cookies relating to this Service we will not remember things about you, including your cookie preferences, and you will be treated as a first-time visitor the next time you visit our website.