Cookies In Use on This Site

Last updated 05/20/2018

Third-party domains
1
 
Persistent cookies
2
 
Session cookies
2
 

Third-party domains is the count of organisations allowed by the webmaster to trace your across the site. These cookies may be set for various purposes, like tracking ads displayed on the website, collection of statistics, targeted advertising etc. This website allows 1 other websites to track your activity.

Persistent cookies are the cookies that are preserved through browser shutdowns. This means, even if you close this page today and ever return there in future, the website will know you're a returning visitor. This may be used for "remember me" features, as well as persistent user tracking. These cookies, especially if set by third party organisations, are powerful tool for monitoring your activities across all the websites you visit. This website sets 2 persistent cookies with average life-time of 211 days and longest 243 days.

Session cookies are cleared when you close your browser and allow the website to identify user's state — such as logged-in users. They are mostly considered harmless because they cannot be used for long-term user tracking. This site sets 2 session cookies.


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Cookies and Privacy Attributes

YouTube cookie
  • Type: HTTP Cookie
  • Domain: youtube.com
  • This cookie expires in 179 days
  • httpOnly This cookie is not readable by client-side JavaScript code
  • Size: 11 bytes
  • Sample value:
    -51HAdK1kjk
YouTube session cookie
  • Type: HTTP Cookie
  • Domain: youtube.com
  • The cookie is only valid during current browser session and it will be deleted when you close browser
  • httpOnly This cookie is not readable by client-side JavaScript code
  • Size: 11 bytes
  • Sample value:
    LmwXA8R8-gw
YouTube cookie
  • Type: HTTP Cookie
  • Domain: youtube.com
  • This cookie expires in 243 days
  • httpOnly This cookie can be read by client-side JavaScript which might increase chances of stealing it in case of a successful Cross-Side Scripting attack. It's recommended that cookies storing authentication-related session token are protected by the flag
  • Size: 11 bytes
  • Sample value:
    f1=50000000
Google cookie
  • Type: HTTP Cookie
  • Domain: youtube.com
  • The cookie is only valid during current browser session and it will be deleted when you close browser
  • httpOnly This cookie can be read by client-side JavaScript which might increase chances of stealing it in case of a successful Cross-Side Scripting attack. It's recommended that cookies storing authentication-related session token are protected by the flag
  • Size: 1 bytes
  • Sample value:
    1

Cookies and how they Benefit You


Our website uses cookies, as almost all websites do, to help provide you with the best experience we can. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites

Our cookies help us:


  • Make our website work as you'd expect
  • Remember your settings during and between visits
  • Offer you free services/content (thanks to advertising)
  • Improve the speed/security of the site
  • Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook
  • Continuously improve our website for you
  • Make our marketing more efficient (ultimately helping us to offer the service we do at the price we do)

We do not use cookies to:


  • Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
  • Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
  • Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
  • Pay sales commissions

You can learn more about all the cookies we use below


Granting us permission to use cookies


If the settings on your software that you are using to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you are fine with this. Should you wish to remove or not use cookies from our site you can learn how to do this below, however doing so will likely mean that our site will not work as you would expect.


More about our Cookies


Website Function Cookies


Our own cookies


We use cookies to make our website work including:


  • Remembering your search settings
  • Allowing you to add comments to our site

There is no way to prevent these cookies being set other than to not use our site.


Third party functions


Our site, like most websites, includes functionality provided by third parties. A common example is an embedded YouTube video. Our site includes the following which use cookies:


Disabling these cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties


Social Website Cookies


So you can easily “Like” or share our content on the likes of Facebook and Twitter we have included sharing buttons on our site.


Cookies are set by:



The privacy implications on this will vary from social network to social network and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks.


Anonymous Visitor Statistics Cookies


We use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our website, what type of technology they are using (e.g. Mac or Windows which helps to identify when our site isn't working as it should for particular technologies), how long they spend on the site, what page they look at etc. This helps us to continuously improve our website. These so called “analytics” programs also tell us if , on an anonymous basis, how people reached this site (e.g. from a search engine) and whether they have been here before helping us to put more money into developing our services for you instead of marketing spend.


We use:



Advertising Cookies


Cookies are widely used in online advertising. Neither us, advertisers or our advertising partners can gain personally identifiable information from these cookies. We only work with advertising partners who work to accepted privacy standards such as http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/iab-good-practice-principles


You can learn more about online advertising at http://www.youronlinechoices.com . You can opt-out of almost all advertising cookies at http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices although we would prefer that you didn’t as ultimately adverts help keep much of the internet free. It is also worth noting that opting out of advertising cookies will not mean you won't see adverts, just simply that they won't be tailored to you any longer.



We use:


Banner Adverts


We fund our site by showing adverts as you browse our site. These adverts are usually managed by a partner specialising in providing adverts for multiple sites. Invariably these partners place cookies to collect anonymous data about the websites you visits so they can personalise the adverts to you, ensure that you don't see the same adverts too frequently and ultimately report to advertisers on which adverts are working. Our partners include:


Turning Cookies Off


You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies (Learn how here). Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our's and a large proportion of the world's websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites


It may be that you concerns around cookies relate to so called "spyware". Rather than switching off cookies in your browser you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive. Learn more about managing cookies with antispyware software.


The cookie information text on this site was derived from content provided by Attacat Internet Marketing http://www.attacat.co.uk/, a marketing agency based in Edinburgh. If you need similar information for your own website you can use their free cookie audit tool.