Cookie Policy

At 123 Writing, we understand that your privacy is of vital importance to you and as a result, we are committed to ensuring transparency regarding the use of cookies on our website. This cookie policy, will explain how and why cookies or other similar technologies (collectively “Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies”) may be stored on and accessed from any of the devices you use when accessing or using any website or app that posts a link to this Policy (collectively, “the Sites”). Please ensure you read this cookie policy in conjunction with our Privacy Policy and our Terms of use.

By continuing to browse or use this site, you agree that we can store and access Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies as described in this Cookie Policy.

What are Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies?

A cookie is a small text file that can be stored on and accessed from your device when you visit 123 Writing or any of our Sites, to the extent you agree.  The other tracking technologies work in the same way as cookies and place small data files on your devices or monitor your website activity to enable 123 Writing to collect information about how you use our website. This allows us to recognize any of your devices you use from those of other users. The information provided below about cookies also applies to these other tracking technologies. For more information on cookies, please visit Wikipedia

How do we use Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies?

123 Writing use Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies to identify you and your interests, to remember your preferences, and to track your use of our site services. We also use Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies to control access to certain content on our website, protect the website, and to process any requests that you make of us.

To run our website and for research purposes, 123 Writing also contracts with third-party service providers to track and analyse statistical usage and volume information from our Site users. These third-party service providers may use persistent Cookies that help us improve your user experience, manage our website content, and analyze how users navigate and utilize 123 Writing.

First and Third-party Cookies

“First party Cookies” are cookies that belong to 123 Writing, essentially cookies we place on your device. “Third-party Cookies” as the name suggests, are cookies another party places on your device through our website. 123 Writing may contract with third-party service providers to send e-mails to those users that have given  us with their contact information. To help measure and improve the effectiveness of our e-mail communications, and/or to determine whether messages have been opened and links clicked on, the third-party service providers may place Cookies on the devices of these users. 

For more information on how information is collected and used by these companies on our behalf, please refer to their privacy policies.

We use the following types of cookies:

Persistent Cookies: These are used to improve your experience while using our website. They include recording your acceptance of our Cookie Policy to remove the cookie message which first appears when you use our website.

Session Cookies: These are temporary and are deleted from your machine the moment your web browser closes. Session Cookies help us track internet usage as described above.

You may refuse to accept our browser Cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your browser. However, this will limit your access to certain parts of our website. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting to refuse Cookies, our system will issue them whenever you use your browser to visit our website.

The data collected by 123 Writing and/or through Cookies that may be placed on your computer will only be kept for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes mentioned above. In any event, such information will not be kept for longer than one year.