What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that is downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. When you visit the site again, the cookie allows that site to recognize your browser. Cookies may store user preferences and other information.
Cookies provide a convenience feature to save you time, or tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page.
Cookies set by HybridHero are called “first party cookies”. Cookies set by parties other than HybridHero are called “third party cookies”. Third party cookies enable third party features or functionality to be provided on or through the website (e.g. like advertising, interactive content and analytics). The parties that set these third party cookies can recognize your computer both when it visits the website in question and also when it visits certain other websites.
What cookies does HybridHero use and why?
We use first party and third party cookies for several reasons. Some cookies are required for technical reasons in order for our website to operate, and we refer to these as “essential” or “strictly necessary” cookies. These include:
Essential website cookies: These cookies are strictly necessary to operate our website and provide you with accessing different features on our website e.g. providing you access to protected areas of our website or remembering text which you have previously entered so it is not lost if the page crashes or refreshes.
Performance and functionality cookies: These cookies help us improve the way our website works and functions. They provide information about which parts of our website are most accessed and whether there are any issues with access or errors. This enables us to do things like quickly find and fix errors or issues with the site. Functional cookies allow us to remember your preferences.
Analytics and customisation cookies: These cookies collect information that is used either in aggregate form to help us understand how our website are being used or how effective our marketing campaigns are, or to help us customise our website for you.
Advertising cookies: These cookies are used to make advertising messages more relevant to you. They perform functions like preventing the same ad from continuously reappearing, ensuring that ads are properly displayed for advertisers, and in some cases selecting advertisements that are based on your interests.
Social networking cookies:
These cookies are used to enable you to share pages and content that you find interesting on our website through third party social networking and other websites. These cookies may also be used for advertising purposes too.
How can you control cookies?
You can choose whether you wish to accept cookies or not.
Where can you get further information?