Cookie Policy - Drijen Digital

Cookie Policy

Last updated: 29th November 2019

 

1. What’s a cookie?

A “cookie” is a piece of information that is stored on your computer’s hard drive and which records how you move your way around a website so that, when you revisit that website, it can present tailored options based on the information stored about your last visit. Cookies can also be used to analyse traffic and for advertising and marketing purposes.

Cookies are used by nearly all websites and do not harm your system.

If you want to check or change what types of cookies you accept, this can usually be altered within your browser settings. You can block cookies at any time by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

2. How do we use cookies?

We use cookies to track your use of our website. This enables us to understand how you use the site and track any patterns with regards how you are using our website. This helps us to develop and improve our website as well as products and/or services in response to what you might need or want.

Cookies are either:

  • Session cookies: these are only stored on your computer during your web session and are automatically deleted when you close your browser – they usually store an anonymous session ID allowing you to browse a website without having to log in to each page but they do not collect any personal data from your computer; or
  • Persistent cookies: a persistent cookie is stored as a file on your computer and it remains there when you close your web browser. The cookie can be read by the website that created it when you visit that website again.

3. Our cookies

Necessary
CookieTypeDurationDescription
__cfduidpersistent1 yearThe cookie is set by CloudFare. The cookie is used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address d apply security settings on a per-client basis. It doesnot correspond to any user ID in the web application and does not store any personally identifiable information.
__stripe_midpersistent1 yearStripe is used to making credit card payments. Stripe uses a cookie to remember who you are and to enable the website to process payments without storing any credit card information on its own servers. More information: https://stripe.com/gb/privacy
__stripe_sidpersistent30 minutesStripe is used to making credit card payments. Stripe uses a cookie to remember who you are and to enable the website to process payments without storing any credit card information on its own servers. More information: https://stripe.com/gb/privacy
cookielawinfo-checkbox-advertisementpersistent1 yearThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The purpose of this cookie is to check whether or not the user has given their consent to the usage of cookies under the category ‘Advertisement’.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-analyticspersistent1 yearThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The purpose of this cookie is to check whether or not the user has given the consent to the usage of cookies under the category ‘Analytics’.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessarypersistent1 yearThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The purpose of this cookie is to check whether or not the user has given the consent to the usage of cookies under the category ‘Necessary’.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-performancepersistent1 yearThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The purpose of this cookie is to check whether or not the user has given the consent to the usage of cookies under the category ‘Performance’.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-uncategorized1 yearpersistent
JSESSIONIDthird partyUsed by sites written in JSP. General purpose platform session cookies that are used to maintain users’ state across page requests.
mthird party9 yearsSet by Stripe. Determines the device used to access the website. This allows the website to be formatted accordingly. https://stripe.com/gb/privacy
referrer_user_id12 weeks
thrivecartthird partyThis cookie is set by ThriveCart, our shopping cart system used to collect payments from our clients.
viewed_cookie_policypersistent1 hourThe cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin and is used to store whether or not user has consented to the use of cookies. It does not store any personal data.
Functional
CookieTypeDurationDescription
gist_id_qis6ss9rpersistent1 yearThis cookie is used by our Live Chat to identify users. https://getgist.com/privacy/  
gist_identified_qis6ss9rpersistent1 yearThis cookie is used by our Live Chat to identify users.
iothird partySet by Gist. Preserves user session state across page requests. https://getgist.com/privacy/
Analytics
CookieTypeDurationDescription
_gapersistent2 yearsThis cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors. Google’s privacy policy
_gat_gtag_UA_124606883_1persistent1 minuteGoogle uses this cookie to distinguish users.
_gat_UA-124606883-1persistent1 minuteUsed by Google Analytics to throttle request rate
_gidpersistent1 dayThis cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages viisted in an anonymous form.
Advertisement
CookieTypeDurationDescription
_fbpthird party2 monthsThis cookie is set by Facebook to deliver advertisement when they are on Facebook or a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising after visiting this website.
fr12 monthsThe cookie is set by Facebook to show relevant advertisments to the users and measure and improve the advertisements. The cookie also tracks the behavior of the user across the web on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin.
NIDthird party6 monthsThis cookie is used to a profile based on user’s interest and display personalized ads to the users.

 

4. Blocking cookies

4.1 Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies; for example:

  • in Internet Explorer (version 11) you can block cookies using the cookie handling override settings available by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy” and then “Advanced”;
  • in Firefox (version 47) you can block all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options”, “Privacy”, selecting “Use custom settings for history” from the drop-down menu, and unticking “Accept cookies from sites”; and
  • in Chrome (version 52), you can block all cookies by accessing the “Customise and control” menu, and clicking “Settings”, “Show advanced settings” and “Content settings”, and then selecting “Block sites from setting any data” under the “Cookies” heading.

4.2 Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.

4.3 If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.

5. Deleting cookies

5.1 You can delete cookies already stored on your computer; for example:

  • in Internet Explorer (version 11), you must manually delete cookie files (you can find instructions for doing so at https://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11);
  • in Firefox (version 47), you can delete cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”, then selecting “Use custom settings for history” from the drop-down menu, clicking “Show Cookies”, and then clicking “Remove All Cookies”; and
  • in Chrome (version 52), you can delete all cookies by accessing the “Customise and control” menu, and clicking “Settings”, “Show advanced settings” and “Clear browsing data”, and then selecting “Cookies and other site and plug-in data” before clicking “Clear browsing data”.

5.2 Deleting cookies will have a negative impact on the usability of many websites.

6. Reviewing your cookie settings for this website