Our website uses “Cookies” to collect non-personal information, such as the areas of our website you visit. A Cookie is a small text-only file stored on your device. The non-personal information 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, analytics and marketing.
These cookies are essential to help our website to function correctly. Disabling these may cause the website to no longer work.
|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 non-identifiable data 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.
|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
Other useful opt-out options
If you so wish, 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.
If you so wish, you can opt-out of Google Adsense ads personalization by using Google’s Ads Settings by clicking here.
Last updated: 07/12/2018