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Classbees Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are used by websites to help them run smoothly and ensure certain features work properly. At Classbees we use cookies to remember your preferences you have made on our site.

Cookies cannot harm or scan your computer for private information stored on your hard drive. When you visit a Classbees website, cookies will automatically be placed on your computer, tablet, or mobile web browser. You can choose to disable or manage cookies anytime through your browser settings, however if you do some features on the site may not work properly.

Types of cookies

1. Temporary Cookies

Temporary cookies are sometimes called "session cookies" and are only stored on your computer until you close your browser. They help us to remember things you have selected on previous pages, so you do not have to re-enter information.

2. Persistent Cookies

These are stored on your browser for a fixed period (for example, 30 days), after which they are deleted. These cookies can help us remember preferences you may have made when returning to our website.

Categories of cookie

The cookies on our site have lots of different uses and can be categorised as; essential, functional, or targeted.

1. Essential cookies

Essential cookies are sometimes called "strictly necessary" as without them we cannot provide many services that you need on our site. For example, essential cookies help keep you securely logged in between pages on Classbees and remember your plan/pricing as you move around the website.

2. Functional cookies

Functional cookies allow us to remember any preferences you have made, and we use them to improve your online experience. For example, functional cookies will store your Classbees email address and username, so you do not have to re-type them every time you visit the site.

3. Targeted cookies

Targeted cookies are used by advertisers on our website to display more relevant adverts to you. These cookies track your browser as you visit different websites and are sometimes called "behavioural cookies".

These cookies are often linked to an advertising network that collects and shares this information with multiple advertisers.

You can choose to manage these cookies through your browser settings, but you may find it more effective to use the advertising network's own opt out tool.

Cookie Policy

To ensure all features on our website work properly, your computer, tablet or mobile needs to accept cookies. Our cookies do not store your personal information but provide us with anonymous information about use of the website and help us recognise you so we can offer you services more relevant to you.

Cookies will automatically be placed on your computer, tablet, or mobile web browser when you visit our Classbees site, and your use of our website services signifies your consent to our policy.

We also work with select partners that provide content for our website who will have their own cookie policies. You can choose to manage or disable cookies anytime through your browser settings, but if you do some parts of the site may not work properly.

Manage Cookies

You can choose to manage or disable cookies anytime through your browser settings, however, if you do some parts of our site may not work properly.

We currently use the below listed Analytics and customisation cookies:

These cookies collect information that is used either in aggregate form to help us understand how our Websites are being used or how effective our marketing campaigns are, or to help us customise our Websites for you.


Name:_gid
Purpose:Keeps an entry of unique ID which is then used to come up with statistical data on website usage by visitors. It is a HTTP cookie type and expires after a browsing session.
Provider:.app.classbees.com/login
Service:Google Analytics View Service Privacy Policy
Country:United Kingdom
Type:http_cookie


Name:_ga
Purpose:It records a particular ID used to come up with data about website usage by the user. It is a HTTP cookie that expires after 2 years.
Provider:.app.classbees.com/login
Service:Google Analytics View Service Privacy Policy
Country:United Kingdom
Type:http_cookie


Name:_gat
Purpose:Enables Google Analytics regulate the rate of requesting. It is a HTTP cookie type that lasts for a session.
Provider:.app.classbees.com/login
Service:Google Analytics View Service Privacy Policy
Country:United Kingdom
Type:http_cookie


Below are instructions on how to check whether cookies are enabled on your browser.

How to check cookies are enabled for Windows PCs.

Microsoft Internet Explorer 11

  1. Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select 'Internet options', then click on the 'Privacy' tab.
  2. Ensure that your Privacy level is set to Medium or below, which will enable cookies in your browser.
  3. Settings above Medium will disable cookies Google Chrome
  4. Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select Options.
  5. Click the 'Under the Hood' tab, locate the 'Privacy' section, and select the 'Content settings' button.
  6. Now select 'Allow local data to be set'

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select Options
  2. Then select the Privacy icon
  3. Click on Cookies, then select 'allow sites to set cookies'

Safari

  1. Click on the Cog icon at the top of your browser window and select the 'Preferences' option.
  2. Click on 'Security', check the option that says 'Block third-party and advertising cookies'
  3. Click 'Save'

How to check cookies are enabled for Macs.

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0 on OSX

  1. Click on 'Explorer' at the top of your browser window and select 'Preferences' options
  2. Scroll down until you see 'Cookies' under Receiving Files
  3. Select the 'Never Ask' option

Safari on OSX

  1. Click on 'Safari' at the top of your browser window and select the 'Preferences' option
  2. Click on 'Security' then 'Accept cookies'
  3. Select the 'Only from site you navigate to'

Mozilla and Netscape on OSX

  1. Click on 'Mozilla' or 'Netscape' at the top of your browser window and select the 'Preferences' option
  2. Scroll down until you see cookies under 'Privacy & Security'
  3. Select 'Enable cookies for the originating web site only'

Mozilla and Netscape on OSX

  1. Click on 'Menu' at the top of your browser window and select 'Settings'
  2. Then select 'Preferences', select the 'Advanced' tab
  3. Then select 'Accept cookies' option

Further information and advice

All About Cookies Consumer information surrounding the use of cookies.

Your Online choices Information on how behavioural advertising works and general cookie advice.

Microsoft Cookies Guide Quick answers to many of your most popular cookie questions.

GDPR General Data Protection Regulation (UK GDPR).

The Information Commissioner's Office Independent UK authority guidelines and data privacy advice.

Network Advertising Initiative Website Tool to make opting out of behavioural targeted ads easy.