Date Last Updated: 7 June 2018
What are Cookies?
Cookies are tiny data files stored in your web browser when you visit a website. They allow websites to recognise and store small pieces of information in the web browser. This allows websites to store analytics, preferences and others items, to help the website provide functionality and possibly personalised content.
Cookies may be stored directly by a website that you visit (“first-party cookies”) or by third-party services that the website uses for additional functionality (“third-party cookies”).
About our Cookies
Our site uses session cookies which is part of the default functionality of the site. No personal / sensitive information is stored. Session cookies are temporary and are usually deleted at the end of a session. This could be when a browser or tab is closed. It is only used to help the website work correctly.
Google analytics sets some first party cookies to help with analysing traffic to the site. No personal information is stored in these cookies.
We use Google Analytics to help monitor and improve our site. Google Analytics is totally anonymous and no personal information is stored.
We use Sharethis to help with social interactions with the site. Due to how this works various third-party cookies can be set.
In some blog posts we may also embed a video from Youtube. Youtube may also set third-party cookies.
We have no control over these external services and what information they may store within their cookies.
Details on cookies stored, and what we use them for:
How to block Cookies
If you prefer to restrict, block or delete cookies from zeta.net, or any other website, you can use your browser to do this. Each browser is different, so check the ‘Help’ menu of your particular browser (or your mobile phone’s handset manual) to learn how to change your cookie preferences. You can easily block third-party cookies, which usually does not interfere with the usage of our site.
Each web browser handles cookie management differently, please follow instructions for your chosen browser: