If you do not accept the use of these cookies or similar technologies, please disable them by following the instructions in this policy below or by changing your browser settings so that cookies or similar technologies from our Site or app cannot be placed on your computer or mobile device.
What are cookies and similar technologies?
Cookies are small text files that uniquely identify your browser or device. The cookie file is stored on your browser. When you return to that website (or visit websites that use the same cookies) these websites recognize the cookies and your browsing device.
We also use technologies which are similar to cookies such as web beacons/pixels, log files and mobile device identifiers.
Cookies and other technologies collect certain information about how you are using our Site.
Web beacons/Pixels are invisible picture files/small portions of code that we use when providing the Services. We use web beacons to track the online usage patterns of our users. We also use clear web beacons in HTML-based emails sent to our users to track which emails are opened and which links are clicked by recipients. Web beacons collect information such as a record of the page on which they are placed and a timestamp. We also use web beacons placed by third party advertisers to track whether you have clicked on the adverts they have placed and to measure success.
Log file information is automatically reported by your browser or mobile device each time you access the Service. When you use our Service, our servers automatically record certain log file information. These server logs include anonymous information such as your web request, Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, referring / exit pages and URLs, number of clicks and how you interact with links on the Service, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, and other such information.
Device identifiers are small data files or similar data structure stored on or associated with your mobile device which allow us to uniquely identify your mobile device (including mobile phones, smartphones and tablets). A device identifier is either data stored in connection with the device hardware, data stored in connection with the device’s operating system or other software, or data sent to the device by Monti Kids. A device identifier conveys information to us about how you browse and use our Service and will remain persistently on your device. This will help you log-in faster and can be used by us to analyze device related issues related to our service. Device identifiers used by Monti Kids include the Android Advertising ID and iOS Advertising Identifier.
Ad Identifiers and Other Similar Technologies.
Please note that an advertiser may ask Monti Kids to show an ad to a certain audience of Users (e.g., based on demographics or other interests). In that situation, Monti Kids determines the target audience and Monti Kids serves the advertising to that audience and only provides anonymous aggregated data to the advertiser. If you respond to such an ad, the advertiser or ad server may conclude that you fit the description of the audience they are trying to reach.
- What are cookies and similar technologies?
Categories of Cookies
Cookies do many different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving the user experience. Cookies can tell us, for example, whether you have visited the Site before or whether you are a new visitor. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.
There are different categories of cookies, including:
First-party cookies. First party cookies, which are served directly by us to your computer or device.
Third-party Cookies. Third-party cookies, which are served by a third party on our behalf.
Cookies can remain on your device for different periods of time. Some cookies are ‘session cookies’, meaning that they exist only while your browser is open. These are deleted automatically once you close your browser. Other cookies are ‘permanent cookies’, meaning that they survive after your browser is closed. They can be used by the Site to recognize your computer when you open your browser and browse the Internet again.
What types of cookies do we use and how do we use them?
The types of cookies and similar technologies used by us and our partners in connection with the Site can be classified into one of five categories, namely ‘essential cookies’, ‘functionality cookies’, ‘analytics and performance cookies’, ‘advertising cookies’, and ‘ social media cookies’. We have set out some further information about each category, and the purposes of the cookies we and third parties use in the following table.
Type of cookie
What it does
Cookies necessary for essential purposes
These cookies are essential to provide you with the Site and any services available and to use some of its features, such as access to secure areas. Without these cookies, services you have asked for, like transactional pages and secure login accounts would not be possible.
Functionality cookies record information about choices you have made and allow us to tailor the Site to you. These cookies mean that when you continue to use or come back to the Site, we can provide you with our services as you have asked for them to be provided.
These cookies allow us to:
- Remember settings you have applied, such [location, Items seeking to rent or lend, other criteria];
- Show you when you are logged in; and
- Store accessibility options.
We use performance/analytics cookies to measure traffic and usage data and to analyze how the Site is accessed, used, or is performing in order to provide you with a better user experience and to maintain, operate and continually improve the Site.
We use Google Analytics, which is a web analytics tool that helps us understand how users engage with the Site. Like many services, Google Analytics uses first-party cookies to track user interactions, as in our case, where they are used to collect information about how users use our site. This information is used to compile reports and to help us improve our service. The reports disclose website trends without identifying individual visitors. For more information on Google Analytics, see here.
You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our site – for more information on opting out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you use, visit this Google page: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
These cookies allow us to:
- Better understand our Site visitors so that we can improve how we present our content;
- Test different design ideas for particular pages, such as our homepage;
- Collect information about Site visitors such as where they are located and what browsers they are using;
- Determine the number of users of the Site;
- Improve the Site by measuring any errors that occur; and
- Conduct research and diagnostics to improve product offerings.
Advertising and Targeting Cookies
We allow third party companies, including advertising companies, to place cookies on our Site.
These cookies enable such companies to distinguish and track your activity across various sites so that they can display ads which are relevant to you and record your activities so they can show ads that they consider relevant to you as you browse the Internet.
Cookies also allow us and third parties to know whether you have seen an ad or a type of ad, and how long it has been since you’ve last seen it. This information is used for frequency capping purposes, to help tailor the ads you see, and to measure the effectiveness of ads.
We can use information from one device to help personalize your experience on another device.
Social Media Cookies
On some pages of our Site, third parties that provide applications through our Site will set their own cookies in order to track the success of their applications or customize applications for you. Because of how cookies work, we cannot access these cookies, nor can the third parties access the data in cookies used by us.
These cookies are used when you share an article using a social media sharing button on our Site (e.g., Facebook, LinkedIn) as the social network that has created the button will record that you have done this. If you are logged in to your account with the third party, the third party will be able to link information about you with your actions via cookies.
How to control or delete cookies and similar technologies.
You can change your preferences by changing the settings in your browser. Your browser will allow you to:
- See what cookies or other similar technologies have been dropped on your device;
- Block cookies or similar technologies;
- Clear cookies or similar technologies from your browser.
Deleting cookies or similar technologies means that any preference settings you have made on a particular website will be lost and the functionality of our Site will be impaired. We cannot guarantee that your experience on our Site will be as good as it could otherwise be.
If you want to change your settings at any time (for example, if you accept all cookies, but later decide you do not want a certain type of cookie) you’ll need to use your browser settings to remove any third party cookies or similar technologies dropped on your previous visit.
For more information on how to manage the most popular browsers, please see below:
How to opt out of online ads.
Some users will have the option to opt out of seeing targeted online ads from participating companies by visiting designated websites in your jurisdiction. Please note that these lists will contain more networks than those used on our site.
Alternatively, you can opt out of certain cookies through the settings in your browser or reset the advertising ID on your mobile device via settings.
To learn more about the advertising companies we work with and the choices they offer, please take a look at the Digital Advertising Alliance.
- Please note that if you choose not to receive our cookies, we cannot guarantee that your experience on our Site will be as good as it could otherwise be.
- How to opt out of online ads.
Changes to this policy.
We will occasionally update this policy to reflect changes in our practices and services. When we post changes to this policy, we will revise the “Last Updated” date at the top of this policy. If we make any material changes in the way we collect, use, and/or share information held in cookies, we will notify you by prominently posting notice of the changes on the Site. We recommend that you check this page from time to time to inform yourself of any changes in this policy or any of our other policies.
Need more information?
If you would like to find out more about cookies and their use on the Internet, you may find the following links useful:
Cookies that have been set in the past.
If you have disabled one or more cookies, we will still use information collected from cookies prior to your disabled preference being set, however, we will stop using the disabled cookie to collect any further information.
Cookies that have been set in the past.
If you have any questions or comments about this policy, or privacy matters generally, please contact us by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org