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Privacy & Cookie Policy

This privacy policy sets out how Ferrier Pearce Creative Group uses and protects any information that you give us when you use this website.

Ferrier Pearce Creative Group is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used for the purpose it was collected for, in accordance with this privacy statement.

Ferrier Pearce Creative Group may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 25th July 2013 and last updated in November 2017.

BRIEF OVERVIEW

Ferrier Pearce Creative Group uses 'analytics' cookies to help us make our website better for those who visit it regularly. They help us work out what users like and don't like, as well as ways we can improve the website and its content. Cookies are used for a variety of other reasons, for example, to safeguard your privacy when browsing the site. Please note that our cookies do not store your personal information, such as your name, address, telephone or email.

WHAT ARE COOKIES?

Cookies are small text files that are sent to, and stored on, your computer, smartphone or other device for accessing the internet, whenever you visit a website. Cookies are useful because they allow us to offer a user experience on our website that is as smooth as possible. At Ferrier Pearce Creative Group, we mostly use analytics cookies to help us understand users' behaviour on our website, so that we can improve the online experience. Cookies can also be used, amongst other things, to remember preferences, let users navigate between pages efficiently, verify the user and for carrying out essential security checks. Some of the functions that cookies perform can also be achieved by using similar technologies. This policy refers to 'cookies' throughout. However, it also includes these similar technologies. These include Flash cookies or Local Shared Objects, also known as LSOs. Read more about them at http://www.allaboutcookies.org/privacy-concerns/.

THE FOLLOWING COOKIES ARE USED ON THIS WEBSITE

SESSION COOKIES

Session cookies expire on exit, which means that they only last for your online session and they disappear from your computer, or device, when you close your browser.

Session cookie - This cookie is a ‘session cookie’ and tells us that you are actively using our site. This cookie allow us to know how many users are visiting the website, at any given time

COOKIES SET BY THIRD-PARTY SERVICES INSTALLED ON THIS SITE

Google Analytics cookies. They are used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports. They also allow to throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. It expires after 10 minutes.
Hotjar cookies. Are used to let Hotjar know whether that visitor is included in the sample which is used to generate funnels. They also show how  visitor interacts with a Survey, Polls, Heat Map plugins. It is used to ensure that the same invite does not re-appear if it has already been shown.
LikeBTN cookies. They allow to track number of likes and dislikes on each individual jokes displayed.

HOW TO MANAGE COOKIES

The browsers of most computers, smartphones, and other web-enabled devices, will typically accept cookies.

However, please remember that cookies are often used to enable and improve certain functions on a website. If you choose to switch certain cookies off, it is likely to affect how websites work. If you block cookies completely, many websites will not work properly and some functionality on these websites will not work at all. This is very important because any settings that you change in your browser will not just affect Ferrier Pearce Creative Group cookies, but will also apply to all websites that you visit (unless you choose to block cookies from particular sites). Please remember that Ferrier Pearce Creative Group does not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you, although we may combine information that we collect from the web analytics services we use and their cookies or similar technologies, such as LSOs to analyse how you, and other people, use our website.

Most modern browsers will allow you to:

- see the cookies that have been set and delete them on an individual basis
- block third party cookies
- block cookies from particular sites
- block all cookies from being set
- delete all cookies when you close your browser

If you wish to amend your cookie preferences for this website, or any other websites, you can do this through your browser settings. Your browser's 'help' function will tell you how to do this. When our website provides links to other websites, please bear in mind that third party websites will have their own privacy and cookie policies that will govern the use of any information you submit. We recommend you read their policies, as Ferrier Pearce Creative Group is not responsible or liable for their privacy practices.

ANALYTICS COOKIES

It is possible to opt out of having your anonymised browsing activity within websites recorded by analytics cookies. Ferrier Pearce Creative Group uses Google Analytics and you can opt out of their cookies by clicking on the following link https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. Please note, this will take you to the relevant third party's website and generate a ‘no thanks' cookie, which will stop any further cookies being set by third parties.

Don't forget that, by not allowing analytics cookies, this stops us from being able to learn what people like or don't like about our website. Your activity on the website would therefore not be taken into account when we look at ways to improve it.

THIRD PARTY AND FLASH COOKIES

The most common types of cookies are HTTP cookies. You can control these using the process described above, in the “How to manage cookies” section of this policy. As well as HTTP cookies, there are other technologies that work in a similar way to cookies called LSOs. Please note that, at the time of writing this policy, Ferrier Pearce Creative Group does not use any LSOs.

MORE INFORMATION ABOUT COOKIES

More detail on how businesses use cookies is available at http://www.allaboutcookies.org

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.