Cookies In Use on This Site
Cookies and how they Benefit You
Our cookies help us:
- Make our website work as you'd expect
- Remember your settings during and between visits
- Improve the speed/security of the site
- Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook
- Continuously improve our website for you
- Make our marketing more efficient (ultimately helping us to offer the service we do at the price we do)
- Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
- Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
- Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
- Pay sales commissions
You can learn more about all the cookies we use below.
More about our Cookies
Website Function Cookies
Our own cookies
- Remembering your search settings
- Allowing you to add comments to our site
Disabling cookies in your browser will affect these features. Though not visiting our site will also block these cookies, we would love it if you hung around.
Third party functions
Google Maps and other related Google items are sometimes used.
Instagram provides some of our images.
Playlists are sometimes included in posts.
SoundCloud powers many of the original recordings on our site.
When a tweet is in a blog, it must be included in a Twitter-approved manner.
Vimeo powers one or two videos on our site.
YouTube powers many of the videos on our site.
Disabling these cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties
Social Website Cookies
While we appreciate it when our content gets shared, currently this website does not provide any social-sharing widgets, buttons, or other shortcuts. We provide the old school experience; copy the URL from the address bar and paste it into your social media update.
Anonymous Visitor Statistics Cookies
These cookies begin with "_ga"
Though we showed advertising in the past, there are now no advertisements displayed on this website.
Turning Cookies Off
You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies (Learn how here). Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our's and a large proportion of the world's websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites
It may be that you concerns around cookies relate to so called "spyware". Rather than switching off cookies in your browser you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive. Learn more about managing cookies with antispyware software.
The cookie information text on this site was derived from content provided by Attacat Internet Marketing and their cookie audit tool, a marketing agency based in Edinburgh and the Web Developer extension for Google Chrome (also available for Firefox and Internet Explorer).
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|_gali||Persistent||30 seconds||Google Universal Analytics: Helps differentiate between links to the same URL.|
|_gat||Persistent||10 minutes||Google Universal Analytics: Used to throttle request rate.|
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About Our Cookies was last updated on Saturday, August 15th, 2015.