What are cookies and similar technologies?
A cookie is a small text file that we place on your computer, mobile phone, or other device when you visit our website to use the Service, commonly used in order to improve user experience and remember a user’s preferences. It may also be retrieved from a device after placement by a third-party website (third-party cookies).There are other similar technologies such as pixel tags, web bugs, web storage and other similar files and technologies that can also do the same thing as cookies; Acast uses the term “cookies” in this policy to refer to cookies and all such similar technologies where we collect information in this way. A cookie can be either a session cookie or a persistent cookie. A session cookie is deleted when the web browser is closed. A persistent cookie is stored until it is manually deleted by Acast.
How can you manage your cookie settings?
Which cookies do we use?
Acast uses both first-party and third-party cookies. First-party cookies are those associated with the domain of our website, acast.com. Third-party cookies are those served on our behalf by advertisers and data analytics companies associated with other domains. Acast uses such third-party tools to collect statistics and user behavior patterns.
The third-party tools Acast uses are further described below:
Acast uses Podsights to analyze and attribute the effectiveness of podcast advertising by understanding the actions people take on our website. They rely on user agent data (basic device information, such as browser and OS versions), domain URLs (such as URLs for referring / exit pages) and Internet Protocol (“IP”) addresses. For further information regarding cookies and opt-out choices, please visit https://podsights.com/optout/
Our cookies are classified as either Strictly Necessary and Performance cookies. If you don’t want the best user experience of acast.com anymore you can withdraw you consent for Performance cookies in the settings below.
- Strictly Necessary Cookies: Always active
Cookies classed as Strictly Required are necessary for the website to function and can't be switched off. Apart from our own first-party cookies, these also include:
- Performance Cookies:
Performance cookies are used to count visits and traffic sources which enables us to measure and improve the site performance. These cookies are:
- Google Analytics
Where to find more information about your privacy at acast.com?
How to contact Acast?
You can always contact our support via firstname.lastname@example.org.
111 35 Stockholm
Last update: July 20, 2021