Cookies In Use on This Site
Cookies and how they Benefit You
Our cookies help us:
- Make our website work as you’d expect
- Improve the speed/security of the site
- Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook
- Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
- Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
- Pass personally identifiable data to third parties.
You can learn more about all the cookies we use below.
More about our Cookies
Website Function Cookies
- Akismet Anti-Spam an anti-spam service we use to filter comments on our website
- Contact Form 7 a plugin that facilitate the way you contact us, directly via a form integrated on our website, on the Contact page
- MailChimp for WordPress a service we use to manage our e-mail subscriptions; you can at any time modify your subscription preferences when we send you an e-mail
- Simple Share Buttons Adder it’s a feature that adds Social Media buttons for making it easy to share our content with your friends
Our own cookies
- Allowing you to add comments to our site
There is no way to prevent these cookies being set other than to not use our site.
Third party functions
- Akismet Anti-Spam
- Contact Form
- MailChimp for WordPress
- Simple Share Buttons Adder
Disabling these cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties
Social Website Cookies
So you can easily “Like” or share our content on the likes of Facebook and Twitter we have included sharing buttons on our site.
Cookies are set by:
- Simple Share Buttons Adder
The privacy implications on this will vary from social network to social network and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks.
Visitor Statistics Cookies
- Google Analytics
- Monster Insights
We have a number of partners who promote our service on a success-only basis (i.e. instead of paying for advertising, we pay them commissions on sales). Cookies are required to allow us to reward these partners and these cookies are usually provided by specialist companies (known as affiliate networks). Neither us, the networks, or the partner advertising or recommending our services are able to identify you personally. We ask you to support us by allowing these cookies which ultimately help us to offer you the service we do at the price we do. Our affiliate cookies are provided by:
- Amazon Partners
- FNAC (Fédération Nationale d’Achats des Cadres – “National Purchasing Federation for Cadres”)
DISCLAIMER: We do specify when a blog post contains affiliate links. Purchasing something when following our affiliate links doesn’t come at extra-cost for you, but will allow us to receive a small commission.
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.