LEADSGATE COOKIES POLICY
1. So what are cookies?
Cookies are small text files sent to your browser when you visit a website. This helps the website that you visit to remember certain information about you. Cookies can make it easier to visit the same website again and improve your browsing experience.
Cookies set by us are called: “1st Party Cookies”. Cookies which are set by others on Our website are called: “3rd Party Cookies”. Such 3rd Party cookies are used to support certain 3rd party features or functionalities that can be found on Our Website (such as certain content and analytics). Such 3rd Parties that set these cookies can recognize your computer both when you visit their website as well as when visiting certain other websites.
2. Why are cookies used?
That’s a good question!
1st and 3rd Party Cookies are used for a variety of reasons! Some cookies are needed for technical reasons for our Website to operate. These are also known as “essential” or “strictly necessary” cookies. Some other cookies allow us to track and target the interests of users of our Website and provide a better browsing experience. 3rd Party cookies can be set for advertising, to provide analysis or for other purposes.
The reasons why these cookies are used are explained in more detail below.
3. How cookies can be controlled?
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this).
Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.
4. What cookies do you set?
We set Login related cookies when you are logged in, so that we remember this fact, so you will not have to log in every time you visit a page. Normally these are removed when you log out.
The table below sets out the main cookies that we use on this site and what we use them for.
Essential cookies. These cookies are considered as strictly necessary in order to deliver our services via Our Website or in order for you to access certain features, such as access to secure areas.
|PHPSESSID#||1st Party||Based on the PHP language and used to identify a user’s session. It expires when the session ends.||Session cookie|
|_dc_gtm_UA- 182244210-1||1st Party||To load other scripts and code into a page. Without it, other scripts may not function correctly.||1 minute|
Performance cookies. These cookies monitor Our Website’s performance and collect anonymous data on how you use our Website.
|_gid||1st Party||This is set by Google Analytics. Used to count and track pageviews.||1 day|
|_ga||1st Party||Associated with Google Universal Analytics. Used to distinguish unique users.||2 years|
|_gat||1st Party||Associated with Google Universal Analytics. Used to throttle the request rate by limiting data collection on high traffic sites.||1 minute|
Targeting cookies. These cookies target certain users based on their web browser behaviour.
|test_cookie||3rd Party||Set by DoubleClick (owned by Google). Used to determine whether website visitor’s browser supports cookies.||15 minutes|
|IDE||3rd Party||Set by DoubleClick (owned by Google). It carries information how user uses the website and any advertising user might have seen.||1 year|
|_gcl_au||1st Party||Used by Google AdSense to measure advertisement efficiency.||3 months|
5. More Information
Hopefully that has clarified things for you. However if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us by e-amail at: email@example.com