Cookies

About Us:

SparkFaces is a sports social and portfolio display platform for all sports enthusiasts and professionals.

Cookies are small pieces of text used to store information on web browsers. Cookies are used to store and receive identifiers and other information on computers, phones, and other devices. Other technologies, including data we store on your web browser or device, identifiers associated with your device, and other software, are used for similar purposes. In this policy, we refer to all of these technologies as “cookies.” We use cookies if you have a Sparkfaces account, use the Sparkfaces Services, including our website (whether or not you are registered or logged in), or visit other websites and apps that use the Sparkfaces This policy explains how we use cookies and the choices you have.

Why do we use cookies?

Cookies help us provide, protect and improve the Sparkfaces Services, such as by personalizing content, tailoring and measuring ads, and providing a safer experience. While the cookies that we use may change from time to time as we improve and update the Sparkfaces Services, they generally fall into the below categories of use: Authentication We use cookies to verify your account and determine when you’re logged in so we can make it easier for you to access the Sparkfaces Services and show you the appropriate experience and features. For example: We use cookies to keep you logged in as you navigate between Sparkfaces pages. Cookies also help us remember your browser so you do not have to keep logging into Sparkfaces and so you can more easily log into Sparkfaces via third-party apps and websites. Security, site and product integrity We use cookies to help us keep your account, data and the Sparkfaces Services safe and secure. For example: Cookies can help us identify and impose additional security measures when someone may be attempting to access a Sparkfaces account without authorization, for instance, by rapidly guessing different passwords. We also use cookies to store information that allows us to recover your account in the event you’ve forgotten your password or to require additional authentication if you tell us your account has been hacked. We also use cookies to combat activity that violates our policies or otherwise degrades our ability to provide the Sparkfaces Services. For example: Cookies help us fight spam and phishing attacks by enabling us to identify computers that are used to create large numbers of fake Sparkfaces accounts. We also use cookies to detect computers infected with malware and to take steps to prevent them from causing further harm. Cookies also help us prevent underage people from registering for Sparkfaces accounts. Advertising, insights and measurement We use cookies to help us show ads for businesses and other organizations to people who may be interested in the products, services or causes they promote. We also use cookies to help measure the performance of ad campaigns for businesses that use the Sparkfaces Services. Cookies help us serve and measure ads across different browsers and devices used by the same person. For example: We can use cookies to prevent you from seeing the same ad over and over again across the different devices that you use. Cookies also allow us to provide insights about the people who use the Sparkfaces Services, as well as, the people who interact with the ads, websites, and apps of our advertisers and the businesses that use the Sparkfaces Services. We also use cookies to help you opt out of seeing ads from Sparkfaces based on your activity on third-party websites We use cookies to enable the functionality that helps us provide the Sparkfaces Services. For example: Cookies help us store preferences, know when you’ve seen or interacted with Sparkfaces Services’ content, and provide you with customized content and experiences. For instance, cookies allow us to make suggestions to you and others, and to customize content on third-party sites that integrate our social plugins. We also use cookies to help provide you with content relevant to your locale. For example: We store information in a cookie that is placed on your browser or device so you will see the site in your preferred language. Performance We use cookies to provide you with the best experience possible. For example: Cookies help us route traffic between servers and understand how quickly Sparkfaces Services load for different people. Cookies also help us record the ratio and dimensions of your screen and windows and know whether you’ve enabled high contrast mode, so that we can render our sites and apps correctly. Analytics and research We use cookies to better understand how people use the Sparkfaces Services so that we can improve them. For example: Cookies can help us understand how people use the Sparkfaces Service, analyze which parts of the Sparkfaces Services people find most useful and engaging, and identify features that could be improved.

Last updated on: Feb 27, 2018