- What is a cookie?
- Site performance cookies
- Anonymous analytics cookies
- Registration cookies
- Third party cookies
- The cookies we use
- Removing cookies
- Useful links
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that is stored by your browser (e.g. Internet Explorer or Safari) on your device (e.g. computer or phone). They enable websites to store user information such as preferences and settings. Cookies basically allow websites to remember users and their preferred settings for that particular site, enabling the site to respond accordingly.
Site performance cookies
Site performance cookies remember preferences set by the user for tools found on Journey Kenya websites, meaning you don’t have to reset them on each visit.
Anonymous analytics cookies
Anonymous analytics cookies can tell us whether or not you have visited the site before.
Every time a user visits our website, web analytics software provided by a third party generates a cookie.
Your browser will let us know if you have these cookies or not, if you do not we will generate new ones. This allows us to track individual unique users and how often they are visiting Journey Kenya websites.
These cookies cannot be used to identify individuals unless they are signed in to the Journey Kenya website. If the user is not signed in then the cookies are used for statistical purposes only. If you are signed in we will know the details supplied for this purpose such as username and email address.
Registration cookies signal to us whether the user is signed in or not, once registered with Journey Kenya websites.
We use these cookies to determine which account you are signed in with and which services you are allowed access to. It also allows us to link comments and posts with the correct username.
Third party cookies
Please note that during your visits to Journey Kenya websites you may notice some cookies that are not related to Journey Kenya or its contractors. When you visit a page with content embedded from YouTube or Flickr, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. Journey Kenya does not control these cookies. You should check the relevant third party websites for more information regarding these cookies.
We would like to draw your attention to the fact that the Journey Kenya website now carries embedded ‘share’ buttons to enable users of the site to easily share articles with their friends through a number of popular social networks. These sites may set a cookie when you are also logged in to their service. Journey Kenya does not control the dissemination of these cookies and you should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.
- Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
- Cookie settings in Firefox
- Cookie settings in Chrome
- Cookie settings in Safari web and iOS
Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on browsers (as above), how to delete cookies from your computer and more general information. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual.
Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of the Journey Kenya website.
Journey Kenya uses a number of suppliers who also set cookies on our websites on our behalf in order to deliver the services that they are providing.
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