What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small data file stored on your device by a web browser (e.g. Internet Explorer) when you first visit a site or page. The cookie will help our website recognise your device the next time you visit so you can have a more personal browsing experience. By using our website, you consent to cookies being used in accordance with our policy.
What do cookies do?
Cookies record information about your online preferences and help us to tailor our services to your interests. Information provided by cookies can help us to analyse your use of our services and help us to provide you with a better user experience.
Why are we telling you this?
Recent legislation means EU law now requires website operators to ask for permission before using certain kinds of cookies. To ensure you are completely aware of the types of cookies we use and to enable us to continue to bring you the best possible browsing experience, we are giving you a detailed outline of the cookies we use and their unique role in your browsing experience.
What types of cookies does BuyMyBiz use?
1. Strictly necessary cookies: These are cookies that are essential for the operation of our Website. These cookies enable you to navigate our site and gain full access to its features and secure areas. Without these cookies’ essential services, you have asked for, may not be provided.
2. Analytical/Performance cookies: These cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors, how they move around our website and when they are using it. This allows us to provide a high-quality experience by customising our offerings and quickly identifying and fixing any issues that arise. For example, we might use performance cookies to keep track of which pages are most popular, which method of linking between pages is most effective, and to determine why some pages are receiving error messages. We might also use these cookies to highlight articles or site services that we think will be of interest to you based on your usage of the website.
3. Functionality cookies: These cookies remember choices you made on previous visits to our site such as your username, language or region so we can provide enhanced, more personal features. They can also be used to remember changes you’ve made to text size, fonts and other parts of webpages you can customise.
4. Targeting or Advertising cookies: These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. Alongside this they limit the amount of times you see an advert and measure the effectiveness of adverts. This means you won’t keep seeing irrelevant adverts or the same adverts over and over. These cookies are usually placed by advertising networks with the website operator’s permission. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
You can find out more information about the individual third-party cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them below:
Google AdWords: We use Google AdWords to collect information about your preferences and it allow us to customise and provide you with offers that are targeted at your individual interests on the Google platform then remarket. This data is not tied to personally identifiable information. We therefore do not collect or store your personal information (e.g. your name or address) so this information cannot be used to identify who you are. To see more information on how Google deals with privacy please see here – www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Google DoubleClick: We use Google DoubleClick to help us track the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns by collecting information about what sections of our website you are browsing so we can better serve our adverts. This data is not tied to personally identifiable information. Therefore, we do not collect or store your personal information. To see more information on how Google deals with privacy please see here – www.google.com/policies/privacy/
WordPress: Our website runs the popular WordPress CMS and cookies are used to store basic data on your interactions with WordPress, and whether you have logged into WordPress. We use session cookies to remember your log-in for you if you are a registered user and we deem these as being strictly necessary to the working of the website. To see more information on how WordPress deals with privacy please see here – https://en-gb.wordpress.org/about/privacy/
How do I manage my cookies?
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage, delete and turn them off visit: http://www.ico.org.uk/ or www.allaboutcookies.org
To find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers see below: