Last Update: December 28th, 2018

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how they are used. This website (“diamantidis.github.io”) uses cookies to provide a better user experience, for analytical purposes and for the comment system. By using the Website, you consent to the use of cookies.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small pieces of data stored on your computer or other device when websites are loaded in a browser. They are used to “remember” the user’s preferences and are separated into two categories: those that are set by the site that you are visiting (known as “first party cookies”), and those set by third parties, such as those that serve content and those that provide analytics services or comment systems (known as “third party cookies”). For more information about cookies, you can visit Cookies & You website.

How do we use cookies?

This site uses cookies to:

  • to collect anonymous information about your visits to the website such as the pages that you have viewed, the time you spent on the website or the transitions between individual pages
  • provide the comment system
  • offer specific features on some posts like code snippets

What type of cookies do we use?

  • First party cookies

    This website currently doesn’t make any use of first party cookies.

  • Third party cookies

    • Google Analytics: Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network. You can opt-out of having made your activity on this website available to Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. The add-on prevents the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js, and dc.js) from sharing information with Google Analytics about visits activity. For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page.
    • Disqus: Disqus is an add-on tool that enables online discussions with comments. For more information on the Disqus’s privacy policy, you can visit their website. Disqus offers an option for users to opt-out of tracking within Disqus for targeted advertising and content recommendations. More information about this can be found here.
    • Github: This website is hosted by GitHub using GitHub Pages. Some posts also contain some code snippets from GitHubGist. For more information on the privacy practices of Github, please visit the Github Global Privacy Practices.
    • jsdelivr: Some posts may contain some GitHub cards, which are used to show the activity and some information about a GitHub repository or user. To deliver this information, jsdelivr, an open source CDN(content delivery network), is used. For more information on the privacy practices of jsdelivr, you can visit the Privacy Policy.

How to Control and Delete Cookies?

This website is not using cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you. But if you opt to disable the cookies, you can find more information about the steps that you have to follow based on your browser and the operating system, here. Currently, the website will continue to function, but some specific features may not be accessible.

Contact

If you have any questions regarding the use of cookies, feel free to contact me at any time by writing an e-mail to diamantidis@outlook.com