More about cookies on Goddess

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer when you visit a website. Cookies don’t usually contain any personal information and are mostly useful to you. Generally they are used to improve your experience and inform marketers of your journey, so that in turn they can make improvements to the website.

 

How to manage your cookies on Goddess

Our easy online tool will help you manage your cookies on Goddess To use the tool your web browser needs to support JavaScript. If it doesn’t you can still read on to find out about the cookies we use, but you’ll need to manage them through your web browser settings. (http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/)

We respect your privacy and will only read or write cookies according to the preference level that you set. Cookies set prior to you changing your settings will still be on your computer and you can remove them using your browser settings.

On Goddess we use a cookie to remember your cookie preferences. This means:
• If you delete all your cookies you will have to update your preferences again
• If you use a different device, computer profile or browser you will have to tell us your preferences again.

The cookies used on Goddess have been separated in to three categories to give you the choice of which cookies you want to allow
Essential
Functional
Behavioural

 

Essential

‘Essential’ cookies on Goddess are necessary to the build of our website. These cookies don’t gather any information that could be used for marketing purposes or remembering where you have been on the internet.

We use essential cookies to:
• Allow the website to function at a basic level

Essential cookies will NOT be used to:
• Gather information that could then be used to advertise products or services to you
• Remember your username or preference beyond your current visit

As the lowest level of cookies available, accepting ‘essential’ cookies is a condition of using Goddess. Without these cookies our website wouldn’t function and would become very difficult for you to use.
 

 The cookies we define as essential are: 

Type of Cookie
What the cookie does Cookie(s)
First party A requirement of ASP.NET ASP.NET_sessionID

 

Functional

 ‘Functional’ cookies enable us to collect information about how you use our website, like which pages you view and if there are any errors. These cookies don’t collect any personal information that could identify you – it’s all anonymous and is only used to help us improve our website, understand what interests our users, and measure how effective our advertising is.

We use functional cookies to:
• Ensure the website looks consistent throughout
• Provide statistics on how our website is used
• Understand how effective our campaigns are
• Help us improve the website by measuring any errors that occur
• Test different designs of our website

Functional cookies will NOT be used to:
• Gather information that could be used to target you with adverts on other websites
• Remember your preferences or username beyond your current visit

These cookies are managed for us by third parties, but we don’t allow the third party to use the cookies for any purpose other than those listed above.

You can control whether or not these cookies are used, but preventing them will reduce the ease of use on our website and we cannot guarantee how our site will perform for you.

The cookies we define as ‘functional’ are:

Type of Cookie
What the cookie does Cookie(s)
 Google Analytics Collects anonymous information about a user's journey on the website (e.g. where they came from, if there were any errors)  __utmx, __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz, _ga

 

Behavioural

Behavioural cookies are linked to services provided by third parties, such as Like buttons and Share buttons. The third party provides these services in return for recognising that you have visited our website
We use behavioural cookies to:
• Link to social networks like Facebook, who may subsequently use information about your visit to target advertising to you on other websites
• Provide advertising agencies with information on your visit so that they can present you with adverts that you may be interested in

You can control whether or not these cookies are used, but preventing them stop us from offering you some services. All of these cookies are managed by third parties, and you may alternatively use the third parties’ own tools to prevent these cookies.
 

  The cookies we define as ‘behavioural’ are:

Type of Cookie
What the cookie does Cookie(s)
You Tube Allows a user to watch videos without leaving the website You Tube
Microsoft Advertising Allows us to personalise our advertisments so that they are relevant to you AA002, ANON, NAP, MUID, SESS, UUID2, ANJ



Ready to make your choice? Click here

Further information on cookies:
Useful info: http://www.allaboutcookies.org
Internet Advertising Agency: http://www.youronlinechoices.eu
International Chamber of Commerce United Kingdom: http://www.international-chamber.co.uk/our-expertise/digitaleconomy