Cookies Policy

Effective date: November 7th, 2022

The use of the EmpireURL site requires your acceptance of our our Cookies policy, Privacy policy and Terms and Conditions.


Introduction

Our cookie policy contains important information on how we use cookies on our website. This policy should be read together with our Privacy Policy which outlines how we collect, store, use and share personal information. A cookie is a small text file that our sites store on your computer or mobile device's browsing application, when you visit our sites. Our sites, apps and other services (Hereinafter “Properties”), store the small bits of data on your computer or other device so the website or app can access, collect or manage information from your device when you request a site page. All browsers support cookies so that sites can remember information about your visit and use it to improve your experience and to create aggregated anonymized statistics about usage of the site. Cookies may be “first-party cookies”, which means they are set by EmpireURL, or "third-party cookies", such as those set by Google analytics, or advertising services, or interactive widgets on the site. We do use cookies on our sites, and we may also serve our cookies in anonymity, to third-party sites operated by advertisers, to provide you with a more relevant and customized experience. The details of this policy may be amended from time to time with or without notice to you.


EmpireURL.com

This cookie policy only relates to your use of our sites, apps and services, specifically related to EmpireURL.com. In several parts of the site, we may link to other websites owned and operated by trusted third parties, who provide advertising support or analytical information services. These third party sites may also use cookies in accordance with their own separate policies. For cookie policy information, relating to these other third party websites, please consult their policies as is appropriate.


Third party cookies

Third parties will use cookies to track and monitor some of your activities on and off EmpireURL properties, and store and access some data about you, your browsing history, and your usage of the EmpireURL sites, and customize the products that will be advertised to your browser based on your interests.


Necessary cookies

These cookies are required for our site to operate properly, and cannot be deactivated in our systems. They are most often set in response to actions made by you, like a request for services, such as setting preferences or filling in forms where the cookies are essential to provide you with the results you have requested. You can set your browser to block these cookies, and / or alert you about these cookies, but that will make some parts of the site not function properly. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information and should not be considered cause for a privacy concern.


Performance Cookies

These cookies allow us to assess traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They provide information regarding which pages are the most and least interesting and see how our visitors interact with our site, which is essential for us to optimize our site to create a great user experience for you. The information collected is used in an aggregated manner, and therefore is anonymous, and not a violation of any guest's privacy.


Functional Cookies

These cookies enable EmpireURL to provide you with enhanced functionality and personalization. They could be set by us, or by third parties, whose services are included in our pages. They are necessary for some services that are not critical, but are important for both our evaluation of our performance, and our guests benefit using the extended features of EmpireURL.


Targeting Cookies

These cookies can be set by EmpireURL, or our advertising partners. They could be used to create a profile of your interests in order to present you relevant advertising instead of randomized advertising that could be an annoyance to your experience online. They do not store any of your personal identifying information, but are based on your browser, and device behavior.


Our use of Cookies

We use cookies that are essential for the functionality of features of EmpireURL, like maintaining your preferences, and implementing corrections and improvements to our site. These cookies:

  • Allow our products and/or Services to be tailored to your activity and behavior.
  • Allow our guests to make choices regarding personalization of EmpireURL functionality.
  • Collect essential information regarding our visitors’ preferences in order to create more useful products.
  • Maintain the regular business operations of our Advertising and Marketing
  • Assist in diagnosing, correcting, and preventing issues that may cause downtime, and errors in our services to ensure that EmpireURL is providing a superior experience to our guests.

Analytics Cookies

We use third party cookies to compile on-site behavior activity in EmpireURL, in order to better understand guest preferences and adapt our products and service offerings to you. We DO NOT share identifiable data with in any way to third parties, but we do use aggregated data to take decisions about our business practices. Analytics cookies are essential for:

  • Monitor EmpireURL traffic, behavior, and flow of users.
  • Measure the effectiveness of EmpireURL products and features.
  • Measure the efficacy of marketing campaigns and specific ads.

How to deactivate Cookies, and what that will do

If you want to refuse all cookies, you may be able to change your browser settings so that all cookies are blocked. If you do this, you will lose much of the functionality of EmpireURL.

For more information about cookies, and how to disable them in your browser, feel free to visit aboutcookies.org or allaboutcookies.org.

Your browser may include option settings that allow you to control the use of cookies set by the sites you visit. Most browsers allow you to see and delete cookies stored on your device, block cookies from all sites, or specific sites you select. Settings could also allow you to be notified when a site is attempting to set or update a cookie, or block cookies altogether. Visit the help section of your browser to check if it supports these cookie options, or click the links below for some of the most common browsers.

Mobile devices could also offer browser settings that enable you to control the use of cookies. iOS and Android devices also include settings that regulate whether third party advertising can access information about your activity for advertising purposes. The setting is called Limit Ad Tracking on iOS, and Opt out of Ads Personalization on Android.


Opting out of third party advertising

Many of the major online advertising platforms provide the ability to limit cookies used for advertising purposes by participating third parties. You can look into the Network Advertising Initiative, the Digital Advertising Alliance. For users in the EU, the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance. Google also provides the optional Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on to prevent the collection of data via Google Analytics.


Questions or Concerns

If you have questions or concerns, feel free to contact us. We will do our best to address your concerns.

The use of the EmpireURL site requires your acceptance of our our Cookies policy, Privacy policy and Terms and Conditions.