Boomtown Accelerators Cookies Policy
Last updated: August 18th, 2018
What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a certain webpage. Cookies are then sent back to the originating webpage on each subsequent visit, or to another webpage that recognizes that cookie. Cookies are widely used in order to make the Boomtown Accelerators website work, or to work more efficiently, as well as to provide information Boomtown Accelerators as the owner of our website.
Cookies do many jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and improving the user experience. Cookies may tell us, for example, whether you have visited our website 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 two broad categories of cookies:
- First-party cookies, served directly by us to your computer or mobile device.
- Third-party cookies, which are served by a third party on our behalf. We use third- party cookies for functionality, performance / analytics, advertising and social media purposes.
Cookies can remain on your computer or mobile device for different periods of time. Some cookies are “session cookies”, meaning that they exist only while your browser is open. Session cookies are deleted automatically once you close your browser. Other cookies are “permanent cookies”, meaning that they survive after your browser is closed. Permanent cookies can be used by our website to recognize your computer when you open your browser and browse the Internet again.
- Track traffic flow and patterns of travel in connection with our website
- Understand the total number of visitors to our website on an ongoing basis and the types of internet browsers (e.g. Firefox, Chrome or Internet Explorer) and operating systems (e.g. Windows or Mac OS) used by our visitors
monitor the performance of our website and to continually improve them
customize and enhance your online experience
- Enable EMI and third parties to advertise both on and off our websites
We use pixel tags in combination with cookies. A pixel tag is a type of technology which is placed on a website or within an email and used for the purpose of tracking activity on a website. We use information collected from pixel tags, along with information collected from cookies, to improve your user experience and the overall quality of our services.
What types of cookies do we use?
The types of cookies used by us and our partners in connection with our website can be classified into one of five categories, namely “Essential Cookies”, “Functionality Cookies”, “Performance/Analytics Cookies”, “Advertising/Tracking Cookies”, and “Social Media Cookies”.
How to control or delete cookies
Most browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings will typically be found in the “options” or “preferences” menu of your browser.
All cookies controlled by EMI automatically expire within a period of up to 6 months from acceptance, unless you as the user delete them sooner.
If you have any questions or comments about this cookies policy, or privacy matters generally, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or at the following address:
2060 Broadway St., Suite B-1
Boulder, CO 80302