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The site uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies” to help the publisher analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about the user’s use of the site (including the user’s IP address from which the last byte is truncated with the “_anonymizeIp()” method) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating how the user uses the site, compiling reports on the site activity for the publisher and website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage.
Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate the user’s IP address with any other data held by Google.
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The user has the option to disable Google Analytics Tracking on the site by clicking this link. This will place an opt-out cookie on the user’s device that will prevent the user’s sessions from being tracked, as long as the cookie remains installed on the user’s system.
Google Conversion Tracking
The publisher uses the advertising platform Google Ads, a service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”), to promote its business by displaying ads on Google’s own and affiliated websites. In order to measure the success of and optimize those advertising campaigns, the publisher makes use of Google conversion-tracking feature. By clicking on one of the publisher’s ads displayed by Google AdWords, a cookie is placed on the user’s device. This cookie expires after 30 days and its purpose is not to personally identify the user. During the validity of the cookie, by visiting the publisher’s website, Google and the publisher are able to associate the originating ad with the users’ visit, which remains otherwise anonymous.
Conversion Tracking allows the publisher to collect statistical and anonymous information about how his advertising campaigns perform. Neither the publisher, Google, nor any third-party Google Ads advertiser will by this be able to personally identify the user.
The user may refuse the use of Google Ads conversion tracking by disabling cookies in his browser. Cf. Cookies Settings below.
Google Ads Remarketing
The publisher uses Google Ads Remarketing, a service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”), to advertise the publisher on third-party websites or apps. Google AdWords Remarketing will display relevant ads tailored to the user based on what parts of the publisher’s website the user has viewed by placing a cookie on the user’s device. This cookie does not contain any personal data and its purpose is not to personally identify the user.
Google Ads Remarketing allows the publisher to tailor its marketing to better suit the user’s needs and only display ads that are relevant to the user.
The user may refuse the use of Google Ads Remarketing by disabling cookies in his browser. Cf. Cookies Settings below. Alternatively, the user may permanently disable Google Ads Remarketing by using a browser plugin Google provides for most browsers at https://www.google.com/settings/ads/plugin.
More information about Google Ads Remarketing can be found at http://www.google.com/privacy/ads/.
Use of Google Maps
The site may use Google Maps API, a map service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”), in order to visually display geographical information or 360° virtual tours of the locations(s) of the publisher. By using Google Maps, data about map usage is collected, stored in cookies and transferred to Google. More information about data processing by Google can be found in the Google Privacy statement. This is where the user can modify his or her personal privacy settings for Google services.
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The user may avoid this personal identification by logging out of YouTube before using the site.
Embedded Facebook Plug-Ins
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When the user visits a page containing an embedded Facebook Plugin (feed, Like buttons, sharing buttons), the plugin’s files are loaded from Facebook servers and Facebook will thereby obtain information about the users IP address, the page he visited as well the date, time of this visit.
In case the user’s browser has previously logged in to the users account on the the Facebook.com website, Facebook will be able to identify the user and associate his visit to the publisher’s website to his account. Also, any interaction of the user with the Facebook plugin is tracked by Facebook and may be published on the users Facebook profile.
The user may refuse this behavior by logging out of Facebook.com prior to his visit of the publisher’s website, or by making use of a browser add-on blocking the tracking by Facebook.
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