Cookies Policy

With this Cookie Policy, I inform you about the use of cookies and other similar storage technologies (hereafter called “Cookies”) on this website.

Cookies are small text files placed by the browser of your device to store specific information. When revisiting this website with the same machine, the data stored in the Cookies will either be sent back to this website (“First Party Cookies”) or to another website to which the Cookie belongs (“Third Party Cookies”).

Through the stored and sent back information, the respective website detects that you have previously visited it before with the browser of your device. I use this information to design and display the site optimally to you according to your preferences. During this process, only the Cookie itself is identified on your device. Storage of personal data exceeding this only takes place after you have provided your explicit consent or if this is strictly necessary for enabling you the use of the service you requested.

Cookies that are not strictly necessary to provide the services on this website will only be used after you have given your consent to their use. As soon as you use this website actively, you give your permission to the use of Cookies.

You may customize your Cookies Settings any time by activating or deactivating the different categories. For more information on how to generally disable Cookies on your browser (including Strictly Necessary Cookies), please see the documentation or manual of your browser.

Types of Cookies

Depending on its purpose and function, Cookies are divided into the following categories:

  • Strictly Necessary Cookies;
  • Functional Cookies;
  • Performance Cookies; and
  • Marketing Cookies

Strictly Necessary Cookies

Strictly Necessary Cookies secure specific functions, without which you would not be able to use this website as intended. These Cookies are First Party Cookie, as they are only used and set by this website. All information, which is stored in the Cookies, is sent back to this website.

Strictly Necessary Cookies are used for instance to keep you logged in as a user when accessing different sub-sites of a website so that you do not have to log-in every time you access a new site.

The use of Strictly Necessary Cookies on this website is possible without your consent. Therefore, Strictly Necessary Cookies cannot be separately activated or deactivated.

The following Strictly Necessary Cookies are used on this website:

Name Purpose Term
__cfduid CloudFlare CDN protection 1y
ckies_* Cookie settings 1y

However, you will always have the possibility to generally deactivate all Cookies in your browser settings.

Functional Cookies

This website does not use Functional Cookies.

About Performance Cookies

Performance Cookies collect information on how this website is used for me to improve its appeal, content, and functionality.

The following Performance Cookies are used on this website:

Name Purpose Term
_gauges_unique Track unique visitors 10y
_gauges_unique_day Track unique visitors per day 1d
_gauges_unique_hour Track unique visitors per hour 1h
_gauges_unique_month Track unique visitors per month 1m
_gauges_unique_year Track unique visitors per year 1y

Please see the Privacy Statement to find more information how your data is collected, processes, and stored.

You may object to the use of Performance Cookies at any time by customizing your Cookies Settings accordingly.

Marketing Cookies / Third Party Cookies

This website does not use Marketing Cookies.

Administration and deletion of cookies

Furthermore, you can change the settings of your internet browser to prevent the storage of Cookies on your device in general or that you will be asked every time, whether you agree to the setting and use of Cookies. Cookies that have been set once can also be deleted at any time. How all this works in detail can be found in your browser’s help function.