Privacy, Your Information, Cookies and Terms of Use

This notice tells you what to expect when using the A+DS website. It applies to:

  • Information collected from visitors to our websites
  • Cookies
  • Subscribers to our enewsletter
  • Subscribers to our specific apps, such as Spark and Pulse.
  • Third Party Websites

Information collected from visitors to our website

When you use the A+DS website we collect information about what pages you visit during your time on the A+DS website. This is used purely for statistical research to help us gain an understanding of what pages are most popular and how many people visit our website. Ultimately this information is collected to help us improve our website for all our users. We use Google Analytics to collect this data which means that Cookies are used.

Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are temporarily placed on your computer while you visit our site. Cookies are widely used by websites and help make websites run more effectively. You can change your browser’s privacy settings to block cookies. Please note that this may impact the functionality of some aspects of our website.

Subscribers to our enewsletter

By signing up to receive our enewsletter your name and email address will be held on our database. We will send you our bi-monthly* enewsletter, as well as any special news information – such as invitation to events. You can unsubscribe from our enewsletter either by signing in using your username/password, or by clicking on the unsubscribe link in any email communication to you. We do not share your details with anyone outside A+DS. *) The frequency of our enewsletter may change from time to time.

Subscribers to our specific apps, for example Spark and Pulse.
In order to fully use the functions of some of our online tools, such as Spark and Pulse, we require users to create a username/password in order to save data. By signing up to using one of the services described we believe that you have given us consent to use cookies on our pages.

Third Party Websites

We use a number of third party website to enhance your experience of using A+DS. These include, but are not limited to, Vimeo, Flickr and Issuu. These website have comprehensive privacy policies which are available by clicking on the links below.
Vimeo Privacy Policy: http://vimeo.com/privacy
Issuu Privacy Policy: http://issuu.com/about/privacy
Flickr Privacy Policy: http://info.yahoo.com/privacy/us/yahoo/flickr/details.html

Terms of Use of the A+DS Website

If you use any information or images from the A+DS website you must reference its source, e.g. www.ads.org.uk. If you plan to use longer parts of articles or case studies on your website or any other context please contact us – info@ads.org.uk.

Please note that photographs on our site may be the copyright of third parties and may not be used for purposes other than the ones agreed with A+DS.  

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