Websites built by Design Different use some cookies when you browse the site. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
Design Different hand built sites currently use just four Google Analytics cookies:
- _utmc: lasts for user's session
- _utma, _utmb and _utmz: last for one year.
Google Analytics helps site owners to understand how visitors use their websites. Most websites use some sort of analytics program like this. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The data includes things like how many people visit the site, which country they are from, how they arrived at the site, how many pages they visited, how fast the site loaded, and so on. All data collected is completely anonymous, it does not identify you as an individual in any way. Click here for an overview of privacy at Google
Some of our sites also use a Facebook ‘Like’ button. If you have a Facebook account then a Facebook cookie may record information about your visit to our site. Click here for an overview of privacy at Facebook.
Most web browsers allow some control of cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies visit www.allaboutcookies.org
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout