The following information relates to the policy of cookies for tool surf.
FUNCTION OF COOKIES
HOW CAN COOKIES BE USED
You may adjust the settings of the cookies as per to your liking. All you have to do is go to the settings option on your browser (refer to help on your browser for this) and choose what suits you best. However, you need to remember that deactivation of cookies is bound to affect the smooth functioning of the websites you plan to access. Deactivation of cookies almost always results in incapacitating the features and functionality of the sites being accessed. Therefore it is highly recommended and stressed upon that deactivation of cookies should be refrained from as much as possible.
For this purpose, you may refer to the menu of “Preferences” or “Options” on your browser. If you require further assistance to understand these settings better, you may visit the following links.
- Internet Explorer Cookie settings
- Firefox Cookie settings
- Chrome Cookie settings
- Safari web and IOS Cookie settings
COOKIES SET BY ALLIMTOOLS
COOKIES RELATED TO YOUR ACCOUNT
If you create an account on AllIMTools, then the cookies that will be used will mainly relate to the signing up process and the general administration thereafter In case a user logs out, these cookies are usually deleted. In some cases however, the cookies remain even after signing out for the sole purpose of remembering the user’s site preferences.
COOKIES RELATED TO LOGGING IN
Every time a user logs in, cookies are used by AllIMTools to acknowledge and mark this fact. This saves the user from the trouble of having to sign in all over again when he/she revisits the page. When the user logs out, these cookies are customarily then cleared or removed to ensure that only certain restricted areas and features can be accessed.
COOKIES RELATING TO NEWSLETTERS AND EMAIL SUBSCRIPTIONS
COOKIES FOR THE PROCESSING OF ORDERS
Another service provided by this site is the facility of payments or ecommerce. For this service, cookies are an integral element to ensure that the orders are correctly remembered between the pages and are processed accurately for hundred percent user satisfaction.
COOKIES FOR FORMS
Users are often required to submit data through online forms like the ones found on comment forms or contact pages. If such a process involves any future correspondence then cookies are used to help remember the user’s details.
COOKIES FOR SITE PREFERENCES
Our site’s priority is to ensure a great experience for you. With this aim in mind, we provide you with options to give you the liberty to choose your preferences and to customize the functioning of our site as per your liking.
COOKIES PROVIDED BY TRUSTED THIRD PARTIES
Trusted third parties are one of our valuable sources of providing cookies in special circumstances. The following information will tell you all about the cookies of third parties you may encounter on AllIMTools.
Google Analytics is one of the most trusted sources used by AllIMTools for a widespread analytics solution available on the web. This provides great assistance to us in better understanding how users navigate this site and helps us come up with ideas to constantly upgrade and improve the users’ experience. Some of the basic functions of these cookies include keeping a track of how much time users spend on an average on our site, what pages are regularly visited and what stimulation content we, as a site, can produce to keep you thoroughly engaged.
You may visit the official page of Google Analytics if you need more detailed information on cookies provided by Google Analytics.
One reason why our site requires the help of third party analytics is that they are able to constantly track and accurately measure the complete usage of our sites. This further enables us to constantly produce engaging and competent content for our users. These cookies are like our agents, which tell us how long you have spent on our sites, which pages you visit the most and give us an insight into constantly upgrading and improving the quality of our site for our valued users.
We pride ourselves on regularly upgrading new features after thoroughly testing them and bringing about subtle changes in the overall functioning and delivery of the site. Even in our experimental stage, where new features are being tested, we use these cookies to maintain a consistent and a steady path of experience for you on our site. All during this time, our site is constantly gauging the optimizations that are most appreciated and applauded by our users.
Understanding of statistics is a key element when we sell our products. It is imperative for us to know accurately how many of our users actually make purchases on our site and this is the data for which the cookies are most useful. This is a vital process for us as it enables us to make accurate business predictions and gives us the allowance of monitoring our costs of product and advertising and work out the best possible market price.
To allow our users multiple ways in which to connect with their social network, we enlist the use of plugins and social media buttons. To make this work, the features of the social media sites and the social networks that have been integrated by the users with our site, will put in place cookies. These cookies will then contribute to the data of the users and enhance the user profile on the various sites for a variety of purposes pertaining to their respective policies for privacy.
We hope that thus far all your confusions have been clarified. However, we still highly recommend and lay emphasis on the fact that the cookies are best left on and not disabled even when not required. This will ensure minimum disruption of the features provided by the site.
Some of the third-party websites are enlisted below for more information.
- Network Advertising Initiative: http://www.networkadvertising.org/
- AllAboutCookies: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/