What are ‘cookies’?
‘Cookies’ are small text files that are stored by the browser on your computer or mobile phone. They allow websites to store things like user preferences. You can think of cookies as providing a ‘memory’ for the website, so that it can recognise you when you come back and respond appropriately. If you want to find more this is a good resource: http://aboutcookies.org
Firstly, is for reasons of functionality. Cookies help us to sign up Causes and Businesses, sign people up to our newsletter if they’re not already on it and to manage the content that we send out to our subscribers.
Secondly, is for reasons of analysis. We use Google Analytics and Intercom to explore how our users interact with the site. We place great pride in our ‘user journey’ at Ethical Angel and these tools help us improve the experience for would-be volunteers.
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.
Last updated: 29th of September 2020