Cookie Policy

Last updated: August 6, 2019

PHP Community Foundation, Inc. uses cookies on our websites, services, and applications. By accessing our website, applications, or using our services, you consent to the use of cookies. This Cookie Policy is part of our Privacy Policy.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences over a period, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another. Cookies can either be session cookies or persistent cookies. A session cookie expires automatically when you close your browser. A persistent cookie will remain until it expires or you delete your cookies.

How do we use cookies?

Absolutely Necessary Cookies

These cookies are necessary, and without them we cannot provide the services or features of our website. These cookies allow you to navigate our website and use our features. For example, we may use these cookies to remember preferences or to operate an online shopping cart.

Performance Cookies

These cookies help us understand how you use our website and services, by providing information about the areas visited, the time spent on the website, the number of visits, average duration of visit, pages viewed, and errors encountered. These cookies help us improve the performance of our website. These cookies do not collect information that personally identifies you and only collect aggregated and anonymous information.

Functionality Cookies

These cookies allow our website to remember the choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) to provide a more personalized online experience. The information that these cookies collect may include personally identifiable information that you have disclosed to us, such as your username.

Targeting and Advertising Cookies

These cookies are placed by third party advertising platforms and networks to track ad performance and deliver targeted advertising that may be relevant to you based on your activities. They may subsequently use information about your visit to target you with advertising that you may be interested in, on the website and other websites. For example, these cookies remember which browsers have visited the website and this information is shared with other organizations, such as advertisers. You can learn more about how these companies use your information by visiting the privacy policies listed in our cookie list.

How can you control cookies?

Website cookies can be managed in your browser settings, and you always have the choice to change these settings by accepting, rejecting, or deleting cookies. However, if you change your settings or do not accept cookies, it may affect the performance and functionality of the website. If you would like to learn more about cookies, please visit http://www.aboutcookies.org.

How can I opt out of certain third-party services?

You can opt out of receiving targeted ads from members of the Network Advertising Initiative their website. To learn more, please visit https://www.networkadvertising.org/.