- be essential to the running of the website
- enable us to understand our customers’ browsing behavior; and/or
- allow us to improve the website.
- help the website to perform more effectively;
- allow us to deliver a more personalized browsing experience;
- keep you up to date with Temple of Dream, even after you have left the website;
What are cookies and tracking technologies?
These essentially enable us (or our third-party partners, as detailed below) to store information on your browser or device to enable us or them to identify you and monitor certain activities, for the purposes set out in this policy.
- be stored on your browser/device in between sessions, enabling us to remember your preferences and actions for future visits. They need to be manually deleted or will expire after the particular period set by that cookie – these are often referred to as “persistent cookies”;
- expire at the end of your browser session (allowing us to link your activities during that session – these are often called “session cookies”);
- be set by Temple of Dream, which are often referred to as “first-party cookies”; or
- be set by third parties – often referred to as “third party cookies”.
Importantly, we will not use any cookies/tracking technologies (or permit any third parties to place these on our website) which are not strictly necessary for the operation of the website, without first getting your consent.
What types of cookies/tracking technologies do we use?
The following table sets out the different types of cookies BOTB uses, with the second table detailing our third party cookies individually:
|Strictly necessary||These are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into your account and use our shopping cart when you wish to play in a competition|
|Analytical/performance||These cookies allow us to see and count the number of website visitors, to see how visitors move around and use our website (including time spent on pages, download errors, click throughs etc.). This helps us to ensure that our website is operating effectively and improves our services|
|Functionality||These are used to recognize you when you return to our website. This allows us to tailor your browsing experience by personalizing the content you see, greet you personally without you needing to input your details each time and to remember your preferences.|
|Targeting||These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose (if you have consented).|
|Re-targeting||These record the same types of information as above but display Temple of Dream (or third-party advertising, to the extent you have consented) once you have left the Temple of Dream website.|
|Google Analytics||Analytical/performance||Google Analytics software helps us to recognize and count the number of website visitors, to see how visitors move around and use our website (including time spent on pages, download errors, click throughs etc.). This helps us to ensure that our website is operating effectively and improve our services|
|Google AdWords||Analytical/performance||This cookie is only active when you complete an order to track how our campaigns are performing and if we then owe any money as a commission.|
|Targeting||This cookie helps us to track the performance of our Facebook campaigns and allows us to measure its effectiveness and make it more personalized for you.|
How to block these cookies/tracking technologies?
You can manage your settings and block cookies/tracking technologies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including strictly necessary cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.