What are cookies Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Website or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Website more useful to you.
Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies.
We may use both session and persistent cookies on the Website and we may use different types of cookies to run the Website:
- Essential – cookies that are essential to provide you with services you have requested. For example, these include the cookies that make it possible for you to stay logged into your NNBA Membership account and to make comments. If you set your browser to block these cookies, then these functions and services may not work for you. Specifically, we won’t be able to save your preferences about cookies.
- Performance – cookies which measure how often you visit our sites and how you use them. We use this information to get a better sense of how our users engage with the Website and to improve our site, so that users have a better experience. For example, we collect information about which of our pages are most frequently visited, and by which types of users. We may also use third-party cookies to help with performance. For example, the Google Analytics cookie gives us information such as your journey between pages and whether you have downloaded anything.
- Functionality – cookies that are used to recognize you and remember your preferences or settings when you return to the Website, so that we can provide you with a more personalized experience.
- Advertising – cookies that are used to collect information about your visit to the Website, the content you have viewed, the links you have followed and information about your browser, device and your IP address.
Third-party cookies In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-parties cookies to report usage statistics of the Website, deliver advertisements on and through the Website.
You can find information about how to opt out of the cookies provided by our key partners here:
It is also possible to stop your browser from accepting cookies altogether by changing your browser’s cookie settings. You can usually find these settings in the “options” or “preferences” menu of your browser. The following links may be helpful, or you can use the “Help” option in your browser.
Where can you find more information about cookies You can learn more about cookies at the following third-party websites:
Last Updated: 11/06/2019