Cookie Policy

1. Use of Cookies

Like most websites on the internet this site makes use of cookies.

Below we explain how cookies are used in general by this site and how you can control cookies that maybe in use by this site.

Cookies are small text files placed on your computer by your web browser. They can be used for many things such as remembering whether you have visited a site before, keeping you logged in. Or helping us understand how you use our site. They do not include personnel information about you such as your name. To understand more about cookies please visit Cookie Central ( http://www.cookiecentral.com )

This Cookie Policy applies to all of our online applications and websites ("the Website"). By accessing the Website, you agree that this Cookie Policy will apply whenever you access the Website on any device.

Any changes to this policy will be posted here. We reserve the right to vary this Cookie Policy from time to time and such changes shall become effective as soon as they are posted. Your continued use of the Website constitutes your agreement to all such changes.

    1.1. Our use of cookies

We may collect information automatically when you visit the Website, using cookies. The cookies allow us to identify your computer and find out details about your last visit. You can choose, below, not to allow cookies. This will not guarantee that your experience with the Website will be as good as if you did allow cookies.

The information collected by cookies does not personally identify you; it includes general information about your computer settings, your connection to the Internet e.g. operating system and platform, IP address, your browsing patterns and timings of browsing on the Website and your location.

Most internet browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can change the settings of your browser to erase cookies or prevent automatic acceptance if you prefer.

These links explain how you can control cookies via your browser - remember that if you turn off cookies in your browser then these settings apply to all websites not just this one:

  • Internet Explorer http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278835 (this page links to further information for different versions of IE - the mobile version is at http:/ /www.microsoft.com/windowsphone/en-us/howto/wp7/web/changing-privacy-and-other-browser-settings.aspx).
  • Chrome: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en-GB&answer=95647
  • Safari: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?path=Safari/5.0/en/9277.html (or http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1677 for mobile versions)
  • Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/ Enabling%20and%20disabling%20cookies
  • Blackberries: http://docs.blackberry.com/en/smartphone_users/deliverables/ 32004/Turn_off_cookies_in_the_browser_60_1072866_11.jsp
  • Android: http://support.google.com/mobile/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=169022
  • Opera: http://www.opera.com/browser/tutorials/security/privacy/

    1.2. Types of Cookies in use:

www.venngroup.com makes use of the following cookies:

1.2.1. Analytics cookies

These monitor how visitors move around the Website and how they reached it. This is used so that we can see total (not individual) figures on which types of content user’s value most, for instance.

You can opt out of these if you want:

1.2.2. Site management cookies

These are used to maintain your identity or session on the Website. For instance, where our websites run on more than one server, we use a cookie to ensure that you are sent information by one specific server (otherwise you may log in or out unexpectedly). We may use similar cookies when you vote in polls to ensure that you can only vote once.

These cookies cannot be turned off individually but you could change your browser setting to refuse all cookies (see above) if you do not wish to accept them.