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Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy for www.theiomprocess.com & www.ianobrienmusic.co.uk Effective date: 25 May 2018

At Ian O’Brien Music, we believe in being transparent about how we collect and use data. This policy provides information about how and when we use cookies for these purposes. For additional details about our collection and use of information please also see our Privacy Policy.

What is a cookie?

Cookies are small text files stored on your computer or mobile device, which records how you move around a website and what pages you view. They are unique to your browser, used by nearly all websites and do not harm your computer or device.

There are two types of cookies:

Session cookies: these are only stored on your computer during your web session and are automatically deleted when you close your browser – they usually store an anonymous session ID allowing you to browse a website without having to log in to each page but they do not collect any personal data from your computer.

Persistent cookies: a persistent cookie is stored as a file on your computer and it remains there when you close your web browser. The cookie can be read by the website that created it when you visit that website again. 

To find out more about cookies, visit this site.  

Does theiomprocess.com use cookies?

Yes we use both session-based and persistent cookies. We set and access our own cookies on theiomprocess.com and in addition, we use third party cookies like Google Analytics.

How is theiomprocess.com using cookies?

If you are a customer, some cookies are associated with your account and personal information in order to remember that you are logged in. Other cookies are not tied to your account and cannot unique identify you. they allow us to carry out analytics, marketing and customisation. They also make your interactions faster and more secure.

Here are the categories of the cookies we use:

Authentication

In you’re a customer and you’re signed in cookies help us show you the right information and personalise your experience.

Security

We use cookies to enable and support our security features and to help us detect malicious activity. 

Marketing

We make cookies to help us deliver marketing campaigns and track their performance. (e.g. a visitor view a certain page and then made a purchase). 

Analytics and Research 

Cookies help us to learn how well our website is performing. We also use cookies to understand, improve and research products and features including to create logs and record when you access our site and from what type of device, desktop or mobile.

What third-party cookies does theiomprocess.com use? 

We use the following third party cookies:

Name: _ga Purpose: Analytics Description: Used to track webpage views Expiration: 1 year Opt-Out

Name: fr Purpose: Marketing Description: Targeting/Advertising on Facebook Expiration: 6 Months Opt-Out

How are cookies used for advertising?

Cookies help us market more effectively to visitors that we believe may be interested in our products. They also help provide us research and reporting and know when content has been shown to you.

What can you do if you don’t want cookies to be set or want them to be removed, or if you want to opt out of interest based targeting?

Some people prefer not to allow cookies and most browsers give you the ability to manage cookies to suit you. In some browsers you can set up rules to manage cookies on a site-by-site basis, giving you more  detailed control over your privacy. What this means is that you can disallow cookies from all sites except those that you trust.

Browser manufacturers provide help pages relating to cookie management in their browsers. Please see below for more information.

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

You can opt out of interest-based targeting provided by participating ad servers through the Digital Advertising Alliance (http://youradchoices.com). In addition, on your iPhone, iPad or Android, you can change your device settings to control whether you see online interest-based ads.

If you limit the ability of websites and applications to set cookies, you may worsen your overall user experience and/or lose the ability to access the services, since it will no longer be personalised to you. It may also stop you from saving customised settings, like login information.

If you require any more information, have any questions about our cookie policy, our practices related to this site or if you would like us to remove your information from our database, please feel free to contact us by email at: ian”at”theiomprocess.com

Ian O’Brien Music – Guitar Lessons

52 Jerningham Road

Norwich

NR5 0RF

07743 964206