We use files known as cookies on Impariamo.com to improve its performance and to enhance your user experience. By using Impariamo.com you agree that we can place these types of files on your device.
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that a website may put on your computer, or mobile device, when you first visit that site or one of its pages.
There are many functions that a cookie can serve. For example, a cookie will help the website, or another website, to recognise your device the next time you visit it. Impariamo.com uses the term "cookies" in this policy to refer to all files that collect information in this way.
Certain cookies contain personal information – for example, if you click on "remember me" when logging on, a cookie will store your username. Most cookies will not collect information that identifies you, but will instead collect more general information such as how users arrive at and use Impariamo.com, or a user’s general location.
What sort of cookies does Impariamo.com use?
Cookies can perform several different functions:
1. Necessary Cookies
Some cookies are essential for the operation of Impariamo.com. These cookies enable services you have specifically asked for.
2. Performance Cookies
These cookies may collect anonymous information on the pages visited. For example, we might use performance cookies to keep track of which pages are most popular, which method of linking between pages is most effective and to determine why some pages are receiving error messages.
3. Functionality Cookies
These cookies remember choices you make to improve your experience.
Impariamo.com may also allow third parties to serve cookies that fall into any of the categories above. Unlike many sites, we do not use Google Analytics to help us monitor our website traffic.
Can a board user block cookies?
To find out how to manage which cookies you allow, see your browser’s help section or your mobile device manual - or you can visit one of the sites below, which have detailed information on how to manage, control or delete cookies.
Please remember that if you do choose to disable cookies, you may find that certain sections of Impariamo.com do not work properly.
Cookies on Impariamo.com from social networking sites
Impariamo.com may have links to social networking websites (e.g. Facebook, Twitter or YouTube). These websites may also place cookies on your device and Impariamo.com does not control how they use their cookies, therefore Impariamo.com suggests you check their website(s) to see how they are using cookies.
General Data Protection Regulation - 2018 (GDPR)
To comply with the GDPR you need to be made aware that your Impariamo.com account will, at a minimum, contain a uniquely identifiable name (hereinafter “your user name”), a personal password used for logging into your account (hereinafter “your password”) and a personal, valid email address (hereinafter “your email”). Furthermore we will store all of the IP addresses that you post from.
Your information for your account at Impariamo.com is protected by data-protection laws applicable in the country where it is hosted (the United Kingdom).
Any information beyond your user name, your password, and your email address required by Impariamo.com during the registration process is either mandatory or optional, at the discretion of Impariamo.com. In all cases, you have the option of what information in your account is publicly displayed. Within your account, you have the option to opt-in or opt-out of automatically generated emails.
Depending on your preferences Impariamo.com may send you emails to the email address that Impariamo.com holds in your account, which will either be the one you used when you registered or one that you have subsequently changed to, but you are able to change these preferences from your User Control Panel (UCP) at any time should you wish to stop receiving them.
The personal details that you provided when you signed up, or added later, will be used solely for the purposes of Impariamo.com's board functionality and administration, including maintaining a blocked list. They will not be used for anything else and neither will they be passed on to any third party without your consent, unless we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation.
You can check, at any time, the personal details Impariamo.com is holding about you from the Profile section of your UCP.
The only other information about you is that which you decide to post in the forum, whereupon it is considered to be “publicly available” as it will have been indexed by search engines as well as on-line archive sites.