Cookies

Before you start to use Yaply, we would like to inform you that we use cookies for different purposes on the web so that you can decide if you want the same installed in your device or not.

In the event you continue using the website or App, Yaply will infer that you accept the installation of cookies, with the consent to install them on your computer.

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on a user’s computer for record-keeping purposes.

How we use cookies

Yaply (and third parties like facebook) use cookies that help to improve the quality of our service by allowing us to compare, to remember, to control and to understand how to navigate our users through the Web and App; identifying what are useful and what is not and thus, improve the navigation process.

The cookies used do not damage your computer and only serve to improve the services offered. Some are strictly necessary for the page and app to work well (technical and customization) and other serve to improve the performance and user experience (analysis, advertising and behavioural advertising).

We use both session cookies and persistent cookies. Temporary session cookies store data while the user accesses Yaply, and expires when you sign out and sometimes when you close your browser, while permanent cookies store data in the terminal to be accessed and used in more than one session, typically expire after a period of time that can range between two months and two years. You can also check you device or browser help for a guide on how to clear or disable cookies.

Types of Cookies

To help you understand cookies, we have classified each cookie as one of the following:

(a) strictly necessary cookie;

(b) performance cookie;

(c) functionality cookie; and

(d) targeting or advertising cookie.

Strictly necessary cookie

These cookies are essential to a website in order to enable a user to move around and to use a websites features, such as remembering information entered on forms when a user moves between pages within a browser session. Without strictly necessary cookies, certain services on a website may not be made possible and a website may not perform as smoothly as it should.

Performance cookie

Performance cookies collect information about the use of a website and help to improve the way a website works. For example, performance cookies may show which are the most frequently visited pages, help to record any difficulties with a website and show whether advertising on a website is effective or not. Performance cookies do not collect information that identifies a user personally and all information that is collected by these cookies is aggregated and anonymous.

Functionality cookie

Functionality cookies allow a website to remember the choices you make and to provide enhanced and more personal features. Functionality cookies also remember changes you have made, such as customising a certain webpage and for other services you request such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. Functionality cookies will not track your activity on other websites.

Targeting cookie or advertising cookie

Targeting cookies or advertising cookies are used to deliver adverts which are more relevant to you and your interests, or to limit the number of times you see the same advert on a website. These types of cookie are also used to help measure the effectiveness of an adverting campaign. These cookies may be used to remember what you have looked at on a website.

What cookies do we use on our website and App?

Cookie category Purpose
Strictly necessary Session information. For keeping user logged in
Performance Caches user activities to limit number of remote request to our server and so improve speed
Security For example check and monitor unconventional sign in attempts
Analytics and research Understand how people use the Yaply Service, analyze which parts of the Yaply users find most useful and engaging, and identify features that could be improved

Accepting strictly necessary cookies and performance cookies is a condition of using our website. If you reject these types of cookies then we cannot predict how Yaply will perform when you visit it nor guarantee your security.

Third party cookies

In some cases, we may use third party services that rely on cookies but we do not allow any third party to use these cookies other than for the types of purpose listed in this policy.

i. Third party advertisers and other organisations may also use their own cookies or other technologies to collect information about the content of our Yaply and/or the advertisements you have clicked on. This information may be used by them to serve advertisements which they believe are most likely to be of interest to you based on content you have viewed. Third party advertisers may also use this information to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements.

ii. We do not have access or control over the cookies placed on Yaply by third parties and use of their cookies is subject to their own privacy policies. We recommend that you review the privacy policies of each of our third parties:

iii. Cookies placed by third parties may serve different purposes. They may be strictly necessary, performance, functionality, targeting or advertising cookies. For more information on these different types of cookies and what they do, please see the previous section.

iv. To disable or reject third party cookies you must go to the relevant third party’s website. We have explained how you can control cookies on your browser or device.