Cookies on Buttformation:
1. What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the website. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.
a) Session cookie
When you visit our website, a so-called “session cookie” is placed on your device. A session cookie is not permanent, but it will be deleted as soon as you end your browser session, that is closing your browser. The session cookie helps us to identify your interaction with our website while you browse through different pages of our website and give you a better user experience. A random pseudonym will be used so that this information cannot be linked to you personally. We will not combine this information with your personal data. If you disable or delete the session cookie (see 4. below on how to do this) you can still use our website, but you will not be able to experience some of the basic functionality of our website, such as folding menus and preferences of the video player.
b) Permanent cookies
We do not used permanent cookies, so no cookie will remain stored on your device after you have ended your browser session.
3. What third party cookies do we use?
Third party cookies are placed on your device not by us, but by third parties. We use third-party cookies by Google Analytics and the Cake Affiliate Network.
a) Google Analytics
b) Cake Affiliate Network
We use the affiliate network “Cake” operated by Accelerize Inc. (http://accelerize.com/). Whenever you are referred to our website by an advertisement or another kind of a hyperlink on a website that is part of this affiliate network (“affiliate”), the fact that you are coming from that website will be recorded. For this purpose, the respective company will place a cookie on your device. If you make a purchase on our website or revisit our website within a certain period of time, the respective companies will be able to recognize you, for instance to attribute any purchases you make to the affiliate. The cookie is a “permanent cookie” that will remain stored on your device after you have ended your browser session. It will be automatically deleted after 30 days. A random pseudonym will be used so that this information cannot be linked to you personally. We will not combine this information with your personal data nor forward any personal data on you to third parties. You may prevent being tracked by choosing the appropriate preference in the privacy options of your browser or disable all cookies or delete the cookie.