Big Wave Media Cookies Policy:
We only use Google Analytics, Hotjar, ModX, Add This Social and CloudFlare. We do not use any other third party cookies. By using this website you consent to the processing of data by Google Analytics, Hotjar, ModX, Add This Social and CloudFlare.
If you do not consent to the use of Google Analytics, Hotjar, ModX, Add This Social and CloudFlare, contact us at [email protected] . We will provide you with advice on how to reject Google Analytics, Hotjar, ModX, Add This Social and CloudFlare cookies via your browser. Please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.
For more information about cookies and the type of cookies our website uses, see the frequently asked questions we have prepared below.
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file which is generated by a website and stored in a folder on your computer. The cookie stored is unique to your computer.
Why are cookies needed?
Cookies are needed to make websites work better. For example when you add an item to your shopping cart on the Amazon website the contents of the shopping cart are stored in the cookie. Another example would be when you log into a webmail service such as Hotmail or Gmail a cookie is generated that confirms you are logged in. When you log off the cookie is deleted. This means if someone goes back to your webmail address they will not be able to read your emails.
What cookies does Big Wave Media use?
Big Wave Media uses Google Analytics, Hotjar, ModX, Add This Social and CloudFlare cookies to record visits to the website. This helps us to identify which parts of the website are popular and which are less so.
|NAME||WHY DOES IT COLLECT MY DATA?||WHEN DOES IT ACTIVATE?||WHAT DOES IT COLLECT?||HOW LONG DOES IT KEEP MY DATA FOR?||WHAT DOES IT NOT DO?|
|Google Analytics||Early web traffic analytics used the IP address of a visitor a website however this did not allow for tracking individual visitors where the IP address was the same, for example, computers on a corporate network.|
The information generated by Google Analytics cookies will be used by Google Analytics to evaluate the use of this website.
Google Analytics 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 Analytics’ behalf.
|Upon entry||Identify a computer to a websiteStore information generated by a website||2 years||Identify a computer’s owner to a websiteGather information from a computer|
|HotJar||To provide analytical data to support ongoing web development and user experience updates||Upon entry||Identify a computer to a websiteStore information generated by a website||Session||Identify a computer’s owner to a websiteGather information from a computer|
|WordPress||To enable a sign up form prompt to visitor||Upon competition of a form||Whether user has completed a form in the current session||Session||Identify a computer’s owner to a websiteGather information from a computer|
|Add This Social||To enable visitors to share content with a range of networking and sharing platforms||Upon use of social share option||This cookie is set by Eloqua as part of the traffic analysis used in a similar vein to Google Analytics and Get Clicky. This is used internally within GSMA.||2 years||Identify a computer’s owner to a websiteGather information from a computer|
|Cloudflare||Identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis||Identify that client and not challenge them again||5 years||It does not correspond to any user id in the web application, nor does the cookie store any personally identifiable information.|
I still do not want cookies on my PC – what can I do?