Cookies

About Cookies

This page is here to clearly explain what cookies are, how we use them and how you can control the use of cookies on your computer.

What’s a cookie?

A cookie is a piece of information in the form of a very small text file that is placed on an internet user’s hard drive. It is generated by a web page server, which is basically the computer that operates a web site. The information the cookie contains is set by the server and it can be used by that server whenever the user visits the site.

How we use cookies

This site, like most on the internet, uses analytics software to see which pages people visit and how they use the site. We then use this information to improve the site to make it better for you.

Our website is kept running by earning commission from the brands we work with. When you click on one of these links we put a cookie on your computer to tell the retailer that you have come from our site. If you then buy something, we earn our commission. These cookies do not contain information that can be used to identify you or store your personal information.

If you leave a review or comment on the site, we’ll put a cookie on your computer so you don’t need to add your name or email again if you want to leave any more comments.

 

How to block and delete our cookies

It’s all about your choices, so if you want to block or delete our cookies you can do this with your browser’s settings. Please use the excellent guide from AboutCookies.org for details on how to use the cookie settings on your browser.

 

More details on the cookies we use

Comment Cookies – if you add a comment, these cookies will store that information so that you don’t have to type them in again if you add another comment or review

  • comment_author – stores your name
  • comment_author_email – stores your email address
  • comment_author_url – stores your website url

The comment/review cookies are set to expire a little under one year from the time they’re set.

Google Analytics Cookies

These cookies are served by Google via our website, so we decided to link through to their description of the cookies so that you get the latest information (click here for the Google Analytics cookies)

Commission Cookies

We work with a number of trusted brands who use randomly generated cookies to identify that you came from our website and does not contain any personal information. These cookies are served by a third party and we’ll link through to them as the produce their own cookie policy information. Not all links will make use of cookies, but for those that do they will be served from one of these third parties;

  • Affiliate Window
  • Commission Junction
  • Affiliate Future
  • Affilinet
  • Buy AT
  • R.O.Eye
  • Tradedoubler
  • Webgains