User privacy

For the proper functioning of this website as well as its further improvement and facilitation of your browsing experience, this website must install a small amount of information (cookies) onto your computer. Over 90% of all web pages use that practice. However, according to the EU regulations of 25 March 2011, we are required to ask for your consent before saving the cookie. By using the website and selecting the “I accept” option, you consent to the use of the cookie. If you wish to block the cookie, you can still browse the website, but some of its functionalities will not be available to you.


What is a cookie?

A cookie is information stored on your computer by the website that you visit. Cookies usually store your website preferences such as your preferred language or address. Later, when you open the same website again, the web browser sends back the cookies belonging to that website. It enables the website to display information tailor-made for you.

Cookies can store a wide range of information, including personal information (such as your name or e-mail address). Still, the information can only be stored if you enable it – websites cannot get access to information you have not provided and are unable to access other files on your computer. The preset activities pertaining to the storing and sending of cookies are not visible to you. Nevertheless, you can change your web browser preferences to choose yourself whether to accept or deny requests to store cookies, to delete stored cookies automatically upon closing the web browser etc.

The cookies that we use:

Type Name Purpose Duration
Own catAccCookies To store the decision on the use of cookies 1 year
External _ga, _gat, _gid, collect Website browsing statistics – Google Analytics Up to 2 years
External YSC, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE To enable the functioning of the YouTube multimedia content browser Up to 10 years
External IDE, r/collect Temporary cookie of the Doubleclick service for tracking visitor behaviour Up to 2 years

 

How to disable cookies?

By disabling cookies, you decide whether to allow cookies to be stored on your computer. Cookie preferences can be controlled and configured in your web browser. For information about cookie settings, choose the web browser you use:

Chrome 
Firefox 
Internet Explorer 9
Internet Explorer 7 i 8
Opera
Safari

If you disable cookies, you will not be able to use some of the functionalities on the www.strigova.info website.

What are first-party cookies?

First-party cookies come from the website you are browsing. They can be permanent or temporary. Using those cookies, websites can store the information they will use again when you next visit that website.

What are session cookies?

Temporary or session cookies are removed from the computer as soon as the web browser is closed. Websites use them to store temporary data such as items in your shopping cart.

What are persistent cookies?

Permanent or persistent cookies remain on the computer after the web browser is closed. Websites use them to store data such as usernames and passwords so that you do not have to log in every time you visit a certain website. Persistent cookies will remain on the computer for days, months, even years.

What are third-party cookies?

Third-party cookies come from advertisements on other websites (Such as pop-up or other banners) on the website you are browsing. Website use those cookies to track your Internet use for marketing purposes.

Does strigova.info use cookies and why?

Yes, primarily with the aim of enabling a better user experience when browsing our website.

What kind of cookies does strigova.info use and why?

Temporary (session) cookies – they are deleted automatically as soon as you close your web browser. We use them to measure the Internet traffic to our website.

Persistent cookies – they usually have a far-future expiry date. They will remain in your browser until they expire or until you delete them manually. Strigova.info uses persistent cookies to measure the Internet traffic to its website. We also use persistent cookies to better understand our users’ habits so that we can improve our website accordingly. The information is anonymous – we are unable to see the data for individual users.

Are there any third-party cookies on the website?

There are several external services that store limited cookies on the user’s computer. Those cookies were not set up by this website, but some of them serve for the normal functioning of certain features that enable users to access the content. We currently enable the following:

– Measuring Internet traffic

Strigova.info uses Google Analytics, a traffic measurement service. If you wish to disable the storage of cookies by those services, you can do it on the following link:
Google Analytics – https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Furthermore, we have defined settings according to which Google Analytics deletes the last portion of the IP addresses of visitors to our website. For that reason, we are unable to acquire your personal data.
More on https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/2763052?hl=en

– Displaying YouTube videos

Strigova.info has built-in video content from the YouTube service, whose cookies collect information about the use of YouTube video content on our website. Setting up those cookies has NO relation to the use of videos on our website.

Additional information about disabling cookies

Currently, there are several websites that can disable the storage of cookies for various services. For more information, please visit the following websites:

http://www.allaboutcookies.org/
http://www.youronlinechoices.eu/