Our website uses “Cookies” to collect personal information, such as the areas of our website you visit. A Cookie is a small text-only file stored on your device. We collect is used help improve the functionality of our website and to provide the best possible service to you.
Below is a breakdown of the cookies used on our website split into 4 categories:
- User experience
- YouTube videos
These cookies are essential to help our website function correctly. Disabling these may cause the website to no longer work.
|__cfduid||Essential||1 month||The cookie is set by Cloudflare. The cookie is used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. It does not correspond to any user ID in the web application and does not store any personally identifiable information.|
|cf_ob_info||Non-essential||1 minute||Set by Cloudflare when displaying offline content.|
|cf_use_ob||Non-essential||1 minute||Set by Cloudflare when displaying offline content.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-analytics||Non-essential||11 months||Used to remember which options are selected in the cookie settings|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-marketing||Non-essential||11 months||Used to remember which options are selected in the cookie settings|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-user-experience||Non-essential||11 months||Used to remember which options are selected in the cookie settings|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-youtube-videos||Non-essential||11 months||Used to remember which options are selected in the cookie settings|
|DYNSRV||Essential||Session||This is required to manage server traffic demand to keep the performance of the website from running smoothly.|
|PHPSESSID||Essential||Session||Used to maintain a user session, such as a logged-in status when going between pages.|
|test_cookie||Non-essential||15 minutes||This cookie is used to check if the user's browser supports cookies.|
|viewed_cookie_policy||Essential||1 hour||This is used to track when visitors have viewed and accepted the cookie notification bar message.|
We use embedded YouTube videos throughout the website to help deliver how-to guides. These cookies are required by YouTube to optimally serve these videos.
|GPS||Non-essential||30 minutes||Registers a unique ID on mobile devices to enable tracking based on geographical GPS location.|
|VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||Non-essential||5 months||Used by YouTube for storing user preferences and other unspecified purposes.|
|YSC||Non-essential||Session||Used by YouTube for storing user preferences and other unspecified purposes.|
These cookies are used by Google Analytics to help collect information from visitors to our website, such as the pages visited. These helpful insights help us to determine what our visitors like and go towards improving our website.
|_ga||Non-essential||2 year||Used to collect non-identifiable information about visitors to the website. This information is used to improve the website functionality.|
|_gat||Non-essential||1 minute||Used by Google Analytics to collect non-identifiable information about visitors to the website. This information is used to improve the website functionality.|
|_gid||Non-essential||1 day||Used to collect non-identifiable information about visitors to the website. This information is used to improve the website functionality.|
These cookies are used by third-party platforms, such as Google Adsense, to deliver advertisements on our website.
|__gads||Non-essential||2 years||This cookie is set by Google and stored under the name dounleclick.com. This cookie is used to track how many times users see a particular advert which helps in measuring the success of the campaign and calculate the revenue generated by the campaign. These cookies can only be read from the domain that it is set on so it will not track any data while browsing through another site.|
|IDE||Non-essential||2 years||This cookie is used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads. This is used to target ads to the user.|
Changing the Cookie settings
If you so wish, you can change which Cookies are used on our website by using the button below.
Note, disabling some of these Cookies may cause certain aspects to no longer function correctly.Settings
Different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. To find out more out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit wikipedia.org, www.allaboutcookies.org.
Other useful opt-out options
You can opt-out of enabling Cookies from Google Analytics directly. To do this, visit the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on by clicking here.
You can opt-out of Google Adsense ads personalization by using Google’s Ads Settings by clicking here.
Last updated: 09/02/2020