By using our websites it is considered that you consent to the storing of cookies. Turning off and / or blocking the cookie storage, you can still browse our sites, but there is a chance that some of their features / functionalities will not be available.
According to the regulations of the European Union of 25.03.2011. we have an obligation to ask for your consent before saving these data.
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that the website you are visiting saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as 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.
What are the different types of cookies?
A cookie can be classified by its lifespan and the domain to which it belongs.
• session cookie which is erased when the user closes the browser or
• persistent cookie which remains on the user’s computer/device for a pre-defined period of time.
• first-party cookies which are set by the web server of the visited page and share the same domain
• If you have already replied to a survey pop-up that asks you if the content was helpful or not (so you won’t be asked again)
• some videos embedded in our pages use a cookie to anonymously gather statistics on how you got there and what videos you visited
• To monitor and analyze usage and traffic patterns on our web sites: we use Google Analytics system to measure attendance on websites. If you want to turn off the storage of cookies, you can do so at the link Google Analytics page
• To provide you a better user experience
• For proper operation of the website (when such action is necessary)
SIGHTRUN offers registration, newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.
SIGHTRUN may offer e-commerce or payment facilities and some cookies are essential to ensure that your order is remembered between pages so that we can process it properly.
When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.
In order to provide you with a great experience on SIGHTRUN platforms we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how SIGHTRUN runs when you use it. In order to remember your preferences we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with SIGHTRUN is affected by your preferences.
Enabling these cookies is not strictly necessary for SIGHTRUN to work but it will provide you with a better browsing experience. You can delete or block these cookies, but if you do that some features of the SIGHTRUN site may not work as intended.
The cookie-related information is not used to identify you personally and the pattern data is fully under our control. These cookies are not used for any purpose other than those described here.
Third Party Cookies
SIGHTRUN uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the SIGHTRUN (web and app) is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site/ in the app whilst ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.
As we may sell products and services it’s important for us to understand statistics about how many of the visitors to our site and app may actually make a purchase and as such this is the kind of data that these cookies will track. This is important to you as it means that we can accurately make business predictions that allow us to monitor our advertising and product costs to ensure the best possible price.
The Google AdSense service we use to serve advertising uses a DoubleClick cookie to serve more relevant ads across the web and limit the number of times that a given ad is shown to you.
For more information on Google AdSense see the official Google AdSense privacy FAQ.
Several partners advertise on our behalf and affiliate tracking cookies simply allow us to see if our customers have come to the site through one of our partner sites so that we can credit them appropriately and where applicable allow our affiliate partners to provide any bonus that they may provide you for making a purchase.
We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on SIGHTRUN (web or app) that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the social media that we use, such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or other, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.
How to control cookies
You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.