In order to improve User’s browsing experience, HoroscopeJoy.com cookies as well as third-party cookies (such as cookies from Google Adsense, Google Analytics or any similar) are used within the Website.
A cookie is a file/piece of information that is placed on the Users’ device when they visit a Website and that has the role to store information about their use of the Website.
We automatically receive and record information from your device or web browser when you interact with the Services. This information may include, your IP address, an ID that we may create and associate with our content, cookie information, and other details.
HoroscopeJoy.com cookies help to improve the service provided, User experience, make browsing easier and more efficient, interact with third-party advertisements and Websites, enable additional features on the Website as well as help HoroscopeJoy.com to analyze how Users browse within the site.
Generally, the Website automatically collects usage information, such as the number and frequency of visitors to the Website. We may use this data in aggregate form, that is, as a statistical measure. This type of aggregate data enables us and third parties authorized by us to figure out how often individuals use parts of the Website so that we can analyze and improve them.
At the moment, HoroscopeJoy.com cookies have the functions presented below. Please note this may change overtime and so you are advised to check this section for updates from time to time:
- Traffic Analysis Cookie: is used to record and analyze the behavior and browsing experience of the Users while using the Website. The information gathered through this cookie type is used to analyze the activity of the Website and to develop and improve the Website. HoroscopeJoy.com uses a cookies from a third party, Google Analytics;
- Advertising Cookie: has the role to improve the placement of certain advertisements within the Website and makes it possible to manage in the most effective way the advertising spaces within the site, so that users are served with more relevant advertisements. HoroscopeJoy.com uses a cookie from a third party, Google AdSense/Double Click. For the EEA users, please note that we have opted for non-personalised ads into Google Adsense service.
- PHPSESSID cookie: stores information about a user’s session within the website and is a general cookie that is used to isolate one user’s activity from other simultaneous users within the Website;
Below, we list the cookies used in the Website:
|Cookie Name||Expiration Time||Description|
|_ga||2 years||Used to distinguish users.|
|_gid||24 hours||Used to distinguish users.|
|_gat||1 minute||Used to throttle request rate. This cookie does not store any user information; it’s just used to limit the number of requests that have to be made to doubleclick.net.|
|PHPSESSID||At the end of the navigation session||Used to isolate a user’s activity from other simultaneous users activity|
Users have the option to check the list of cookies used by any website visited in most browsers in the ‘Help’ section in the tool bar/Tool>Options/Privacy section.
In regard of the third party cookies this Website uses at the moment, you can learn more by checking the following resources:
Google uses the DoubleClick cookie on AdSense sites, partner sites and certain Google services to serve more relevant ads across the web and limit the number of times a given ad is shown to one user. You can read more here;
Google uses the Analytics cookies to define user sessions and to provide a number of reporting features and statistics. These cookies are used to help at the collection of data required for traffic analysis. You can learn more here;
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