What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your device (computer, tablet, or mobile phone) when you visit a website. Cookies are commonly used to improve user experience by remembering preferences, optimising website performance, and providing personalised content.
Types of cookies
There are two types of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies.
Session cookies are temporary cookies stored on your device during a browsing session and deleted when you close your browser.
Persistent cookies are cookies stored on your device for a longer period of time, and they are used to remember your preferences and settings across multiple browsing sessions.
First and third party cookies – Whether a cookie is ‘first’ or ‘third’, party refers to the website or domain placing the cookie. A first-party cookie is set by the website the user visits, which is displayed in the URL window. On the other hand, a third-party cookie is set by a domain different from the one the user is currently visiting. For instance, if a user visits a website and a different company sets a cookie through that website, it would be considered a third-party cookie.
Essential cookies: These cookies are necessary for the website to function properly and cannot be turned off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in, or filling in forms.
Performance cookies: These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources to measure and improve our website’s performance. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site.
Functionality cookies: These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third-party providers whose services we have added to our pages.
Advertising cookies: These cookies are used to personalise ads displayed to you and may be used by us or third-party advertisers.
Social media cookies: These cookies enable you to share pages and content you find interesting on our website through social media platforms. You may be sent cookies from these websites if you ‘share’ Motive Exhibitions content on social networks, such as Meta. We don’t control the setting of these cookies, so please check the third-party websites for more information about how to manage them.
What cookies do we use?
These cookies enable us to track and generate reports on the activity occurring on our website. This includes identifying which pages are visited most often and observing our site visitors’ navigation patterns. The data collected through these cookies is anonymous and cannot be used to identify any individual visitors directly. We deploy these cookies onto the website and rely on Adobe to analyse the gathered information.The list below provides details about the 3rd party partners we work with:
These cookies assist us in delivering personalised and relevant services or advertisements to our website visitors and evaluate the effectiveness of our digital marketing campaigns. Additionally, we utilise these cookies to enable third-party plugins, such as social media sharing and liking buttons, and to ensure the smooth playback of video content.
The list below provides details about the 3rd party partners we work with:
What happens if I disable my cookies?
If you choose to disable cookies, your website experience may not be optimal as some cookies assist us in identifying and resolving errors, as well as displaying relevant content.
Data Protection Officer
1 Orion Court
Tel: 01480 597 444
The following links explain how you can manage the cookies on some browsers:
For more information about cookies and how to manage them
please visit: allaboutcookies.org