What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. They are widely used to make websites function or work more efficiently. The Website remembers what actions you carried out, and when you visit the Website again, your browser will send cookies back to the Website. This way, we can recognize your device and customize the Website to suit your preference. In other cases, cookies are used to customize viewed content for a better user experience (e.g. your preferred language, font size and other preferences and information about your activity).
Types of cookies
- Session cookies – they are only stored on your device during a browser session and will be deleted when you close the browser.
- Persistent cookies – they remain stored on your device for different periods of time even after the browser has been closed; these cookies make it possible to recognize your device when you visit the Website again.
- First-party cookies – cookies that are stored on your device by the Website.
- Third-party cookies – cookies that are stored on your device by the websites of our partners for social media, advertising and analytics pages.
With cookies, the use of the Website is much more enjoyable for users. They also enable us to monitor and assess the way you use the Website, thereby improving the quality and content of the Website, as well as better targeting our advertising campaigns to offer you what you are really interested in.
For these purposes, we use both our own cookies and third-party cookies. This means that cookies of the operators of marketing tools we use can be stored on your device through the Website. Alternatively, we may share information provided by using cookies with these providers. Using these tools makes it possible to constantly improve our services and better respond to your personal preferences, and to target advertising campaigns in order to attract those who may be most interested in our services.
Both cookies used by third parties and the way of using data obtained through them are governed by the privacy policies of the third parties concerned. These third parties may combine the information they have obtained through cookies with any other information that you provide them with or that they have obtained as a result of your using their services.
Specifically, we use the following cookies:
|Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.|
|ARRAffinity||od-kotva.cz||Used to distribute traffic to the web site on several servers in order to optimise response times.||Session||HTTP|
|Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.|
|__utm.gif||google-analytics.com||Google Analytics Tracking Code that logs details about the visitor's browser and computer.||Session||Pixel|
|__utma||od-kotva.cz||Collects data on the number of times a user has visited the web site as well as dates for the first and most recent visit. Used by Google Analytics.||2 years||HTTP|
|__utmb||od-kotva.cz||Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user accessed the web site. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of a web site visit.||Session||HTTP|
|__utmc||od-kotva.cz||Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user leaves the web site. Used by Google Analytics to calcu late the duration of a web site visit.||Session||HTTP|
|__utmt||od-kotva.cz||Used to throttle the speed of requests to the server.||Session||HTTP|
|__utmz||od-kotva.cz||Collects data on where the user came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked and what search term was used. Used by Google Analytics.||6 months||HTTP|
|Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.|
|NID||google.com||Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user's device. The ID is used for targeted ads.||6 months||HTTP|
|Unclassified cookies are cookies that we are in the process of classifying, together with the providers of individual cookies.|
How to disable storing cookies on your device
You can change your cookie storing preferences at any time. You can set your browser to disable or block cookies on your device, including third-party cookies. It is also possible to block or allow cookies for certain websites only. The cookies that are already stored on your device can be deleted at any time. If you completely disable cookies, including necessary cookies, the Website may not work properly and its functionality may be limited.
Specific procedures for the most common browsers can be found here: