Last updated: February 13th 2019
What are cookies?
Cookies are small pieces of text sent to your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Service or a third-party to recognise you and make your next visit easier and the Service more useful to you.
Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when you go offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.
A cookie is a small text file that is downloaded onto your desktop computer or your mobile device. This happens when you visit SavvyWoman.
You don’t have to accept cookies. There is a cookie notice on SavvyWoman when you visit for the first time or after clearing your browser history. It lets you opt out of cookies.
Some cookies are placed on your computer by default prior to the acceptance of the cookie notice. These are for Google Analytics and a server-specific session identifier which we need for the website to operate (it’s called PHPSESSID).
To enable certain functions of the Service
To provide analytics
To enable the delivery of advertisements
We use both session and persistent cookies on the Service and we use different types of cookies to run the Service:
Analytics cookies. We may use analytics cookies to track information how the Service is used so that we can make improvements. We may also use analytics cookies to test new advertisements, pages, features or new functionality of the Service to see how our users react to them.
Advertising cookies. These type of cookies are used to deliver advertisements on and through the Service and track the performance of these advertisements. These cookies may also be used to enable third-party advertising networks to deliver ads that may be relevant to you based upon your activities or interests.
In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-parties cookies to report usage statistics of the Service, deliver advertisements on and through the Service, and so on.
Cookies that we use
Here is a list of cookies that we use:
|Cookie name||Source url||Purpose||Duration||Type|
|_cfduid||.browser-update.org||Notifies users to update their browser||One year||HTTPS|
|tfw_exp||Twitter.com||Twitter installs cookies on your browser in order to track your behaviour on our website and to report on our advertising campaign analytics.
|_gat||Savvywoman.co.uk||This Google Analytics cookie allows us to track how many people visit SavvyWoman, which pages they visit and how long they stay on the site for.||One minute||HTTP|
|PHPSESSID||SavvyWoman.co.uk||This cookie is essential for our site to recognise you when you return to it.||HTTP|
|_gid||SavvyWoman.co.uk||This Google Analytics cookie allows us to track how many people visit SavvyWoman, which pages they visit and how long they stay on the site for.||One day||HTTP|
|_ga||SavvyWoman.co.uk||This Google Analytics cookie allows us to track how many people visit SavvyWoman, which pages they visit and how long they stay on the site for.||Two years||HTTP|
|lang||Cdn.syndication.twimg.com||Helps us to determine the language settings of the user’s browser, to better serve relevant information in the right language.
|__cf_bm||Cloudflare.com||Helps manage incoming traffic that matches criteria associated with bots.
|__cfduid||Pingdom.net||This is used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis.
|Metrics_token||Syndication.twitter.com||Provide Twitter syndication||One month||HTTP|
What are your choices regarding cookies?
Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.
For the Chrome web browser, please visit this page from Google: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/32050
For the Internet Explorer web browser, please visit this page from Microsoft: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278835
For the Firefox web browser, please visit this page from Mozilla: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/delete-cookies-remove-info-websites-stored
For the Safari web browser, please visit this page from Apple: https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411?locale=en_US
For any other web browser, please visit your web browser’s official web pages.
Where can you find more information about cookies
You can learn more about cookies and the following third-party websites:
Network Advertising Initiative: http://www.networkadvertising.org/