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Cookies Policy

Cookie Policy My website

Last update: July 1st, 2020

This cookie policy explains how { uses cookies and similar technologies to recognize you when you visit our website and use our software (the "Services"). It explains what these technologies are and why we use them, and explains your rights to control the use of these technologies.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small file containing a string of characters that is sent to your computer when you visit a website. When you visit the website again, it can recognize your browser using the cookie. Cookies can save user settings and other information. Cookies are a convenience function that should save you time and inform the web server that you have returned to a certain page.  When you return to this website, the information you have previously provided can be called up again, so that you can easily use the website's customized functions.

Cookies, as we set them when using our services, are called "first-party cookies". Cookies that are set by others are called "third-party cookies". Third-party cookies enable the provision of third-party functions that are provided on or via the website (e.g. advertising, interactive content and analysis). The providers who set these third-party cookies can recognize your computer both when you visit the website in question and when you visit certain other websites.

Why do we use cookies?

We use first-party and third-party cookies for a number of reasons. For technical reasons, some cookies are necessary for our services to work. We refer to these as "necessary" cookies. Other cookies enable us to understand the interests of our users in order to improve their experience when using our services. For example, we keep track of the websites and pages you visit within My Website to determine which part of the Services is most popular or used most often. This data is used to provide customer-specific content and advertising within our services to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a certain topic. Third-party providers use our services to set cookies for advertising, analysis and other purposes. This is described in more detail below.


What types of cookies do we use and how do we use them?

The specific types of first and third party cookies that are set through our services and the purposes they serve. These cookies include:

  • Necessary website cookies: These cookies are absolutely necessary to provide you with the services available through our services and to use some of their functions, e.g. B. Access to the safe areas.

  • Cookies for analysis and individual settings: These cookies collect information that is either used in aggregate form so that we can better understand how our services are used or how effective our marketing campaigns are, or to help us tailor our services for you . Google Analytics: _utma | _utmb | _utmc | _utmv | _utmz are used to collect data on the behavior of visitors to our website. We use this information to compile reports and to improve the website.

  • Social network cookies: These cookies enable you to share pages and content in our services that you find interesting on third-party social networks and other websites. These cookies can also be used for advertising purposes.

  • Session cookie: PHPSESSID. This cookie is generated by applications based on the PHP language. This is a general identifier with which the variables of a user session are retained. Usually this is a randomly generated number that is used on a site-specific basis. A good example is maintaining a user's login when switching to other pages.

  • Speech recognition: page_lang. This cookie is used to recognize the language of the website user.

How can I control cookies?

You can decide whether to accept or reject cookies. You can make cookie settings by clicking on the appropriate opt-out links below. You can set or change the controls of your web browser so that cookies are accepted or rejected. If you want to reject cookies, you can still use our services, but your access to some functions and areas of our website may then be restricted. Since the ability to refuse cookies using the controls on your web browser varies from browser to browser, you should refer to your browser's help menu for more information.

In addition, most advertising networks give you the option to opt out of targeted advertising, and many websites have brief descriptions of how you can disable cookies there. To learn more about cookies and to see which cookies have been set, visit  or . Some websites are looking at how specifically EU residents can refuse cookies, for example . Please note that this does not mean that you will not receive advertising. You will continue to receive general advertising.

To stop being monitored by Google Analytics on all websites, visit .
To stop AddThis monitoring you, visit .

If you do not want to receive cookies at all, most Internet browsers allow you to reject cookies. In most cases you can still use the website to its full extent. Learn how to manage cookies in popular browsers:  Google Chrome ,  Microsoft Edge ,  Mozilla Firefox ,  Microsoft Internet Explorer ,  Opera ,  Apple Safari .

Necessary website cookies: Since these cookies are absolutely necessary in order to provide the websites to you, you cannot refuse them. However, you can block or delete them by changing your browser settings as described above.


Third party cookies and tracking technologies

SolutionType / PurposeProviderAddressData protection / opt-out

Google AnalyticsWeb AnalyticsGoogle Inc. 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043 USA

> Privacy

> Opt-out

Google mapsWeb MapsGoogle Inc. 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043 USA

> Privacy

AddThisWeb ToolsOracle Inc500 Oracle Parkway Redwood Shores, CA 94065 USA

> Privacy

> Opt-out 

YouTubeWeb VideoGoogle Inc. 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043 USA

> Privacy

FacebookFacebook Like, Comments, FeedFacebook Inc.

1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California 94025 USA

> Privacy

> Plugins 

EcwideCommerceEcwid144 West D Street Suite 103 Encinitas, CA 92024 USA

> Privacy

TwitterFollow UsFacebook Inc 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California 94025 USA 

> Privacy

> Plugins


Policy updates

We may update this cookie policy from time to time, for example to reflect changes to the cookies we use, or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons. Please therefore visit this cookie policy regularly to stay up to date on the use of cookies and related technologies.

The date mentioned at the top of this Cookie Policy indicates when it was last updated.


Where can I get more information?

If you have any questions about the use of cookies or other technologies, please send us an email to

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