What is a cookie?
A cookie is simply a very small text file containing pieces of data, stored when you visit a website or app. It's designed to help websites and apps remember what you did in the past. Once you accept cookies, the software on this website, leaves behind a cookie on your hard drive that helps us identify you on future visits.
Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
What type of cookies does the Brightlands website use?
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These are essential cookies that let you move around the website and use its features, like accessing secure areas. Without them, services registration and logging in cannot be provided. These cookies don't collect any information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you've been on the internet.
These cookies collect information about how you use a website, for instance, which pages you go to most often, and if you get error messages. They don't collect information that identifies you; all the information is anonymous. It is used only to improve how the website or app works.
These remember choices you make and provide personal features. They can remember changes you have made to customize webpages. They may also provide services you've asked for, such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. The information they collect can be made anonymous. They can't track other websites or apps you visit.
These deliver messages relevant to you and your interests. Sometimes targeting cookies are linked to other sites, such as social media.