Not to be confused with the delicious food, a cookie is a small file that is placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file browser and the cookie helps examine web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site.
Essentially, cookies allow web applications on this site to respond to you as an individual. This web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
The whole purpose of cookies is to help me provide a better website experience. But it does NOT give me access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with me with your consent.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Although most web browsers automatically accept cookies, you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies to your preference. However, this may prevent you from taking full advantage of this website.
To learn how to modify your cookie settings, you can check out the step-by-step guide for each browser below on their official websites:
If you don't use any of the browsers above, you can search online for how to modify your cookie settings. The makers should provide a step-by-step process on how you can do that.
Cookies on this website are used for:
1. Analytical/performance purposes
This allows me to recognise and calculate the number of visitors and to see how visitors navigate around the website when they are using it. Therefore helping me to improve my website functionality. For example: by ensuring that users can find what they are looking for easily.
2. Functionality purposes
To help me recognise you when you return to my website. This allows me to personalise my content for you and remember your preferences and settings (e.g. your choice of language or region).
3. Sharing purposes
This allows you to share pages with social networks such as Facebook and Twitter.