What is Cookie?
Cookies are small bits of data placed on devices (computer, smartphone, mobile phone, tablets) in order to ensure that a website functions properly, to improve user experience, to develop and optimize the site, to serve more relevant, interest-based advertising, to provide an engaging and personalized website/app and advertising portfolio for visitors.
For more detailed information about cookies, you can visit http://www.aboutcookies.org and http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
Why Cookies Can Be Used?
Cookies are used for the purpose of ensuring the proper performance of the website visit and remembering the information in the next use, improving the functioning of the site, statistical evaluation of site usage, presenting the content on the site in the most effective way for you, and ensuring customized services and advertisements to users in line with their preferences and usage habits.
What Are the Types of Cookies?
Main purpose of using cookies is to provide convenience to users, and are basically divided in 4 main groups:
Session cookies: These are cookies that allow you to take advantage of various features such as carrying information between internet pages and systematically remembering the information entered by the user, and they are necessary for the functions of the website to function properly.
Performance cookies: These are cookies that collect information about the frequency of visiting the pages, possible error messages, the total time users spend on the relevant page, and the usage patterns of the site, and are used to increase the performance of the website.
Functional cookies: These are cookies that remind the pre-selected options for the convenience of the user and aim to provide advanced internet features to the users within the scope of the website.
Advertising and third-party cookies: These are cookies belonging to third-party suppliers and allow the use of some functions on the website and the tracking of advertisements.
Cookies Used on Our Website
Mandatory Cookies: These are used to fulfill an information society service you have requested (log-in, filling out forms and remembering privacy preferences, counting visitors on our website and measuring traffic). Your personal data collected through these cookies are processed under the subparagraph (c) of paragraph (2) of Article 5 of the Law “It is necessary to process the personal data of the parties to the contract, provided that it is directly related to the establishment or performance of a contract” or subparagraph (f) “Data processing is mandatory for the legitimate interests of the data controller, provided that it does not harm the fundamental rights and freedoms of the relevant person”.
Some mandatory cookies are used for the active and efficient operation of our site. These cookies cannot be disabled. You can change your preferences for cookies other than mandatory cookies at any time in the Cookie Preferences section of our website. You can also enable or disable cookies by changing the settings of your browser. However, in this case, it may not be possible to use some or all functions of the Site.
Browser manufacturers offer help pages for managing cookies in their products. For more information, you can visit the relevant sites:
Google Chrome https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=tr
Internet Explorer https://support.microsoft.com/tr-tr/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
Safari Mobile https://support.apple.com/tr-tr/HT201265
Click to get detailed information about cookies managed by Google Analytics and to turn them off.
Social Media Widgets
We can use social media widgets to enable our visitors to interact with the content on the website via various social media such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, etc. If you log in to these social media platforms with your own account, we recommend that you review the privacy policies of the relevant platforms.
Relevant Person Requests
The questions and requests of the persons whose personal data are processed through the cookies used on our website can be sent to “Vital Fulya Plaza, Teşvikiye Mah. Hakkı Yeten Cad. No:23 K:9 Şişli/Istanbul” in writing or by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org via the e-mail address registered in our system.