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Cleverbox Website Cookie Usage

Version date: 1st May 2018

When you visit www.cleverbox.co.uk, we collect standard internet log information and details about the behaviour of visitors to our site. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of our site and to provide you with a better experience. We collect this information in a way which does not personally identify you and we do not match it with any further data on an individual user.

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your device to help our website provide a better user experience. Cookies are stored on your individual device and you have full control over their use.

How to change your cookie settings

You may deactivate or restrict the transmission of cookies by changing the settings of your web browser. Cookies that are already stored may be deleted at any time. To find out more about cookies and how to manage or delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org.uk.

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

Google Chrome

Microsoft Edge

Mozilla Firefox

Microsoft Internet Explorer

Apple Safari

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

If you choose to disable cookies, you may not be able to use all the features on our website.

Google Analytics

Like many websites, we use Google Analytics to collect information about visitor behaviour, such as the number of visitors to the various parts of our website. We do this to compile reports that help us improve our site. Google Analytics stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here, what documents you download and what you click on. This analytics data is not tied to personally identifiable information (e.g. your name or address) so this information cannot be used to identify who you are.

Below is a description of the Google Analytics cookies we may use on this site and what they are used for:

NamePurposeExpires
_utm.gifLogs details about visitor’s browser and computerEnd of session
_utmaUsed to distinguish users and sessions2 years
_utmbUsed to determine new sessions/visits30 mins
_utmcUsed to determine the duration of a visitEnd of session
_utmvUse to determine visitor behaviour during a sessionEnd of session
_utmzStores the traffic source that explains how the user reached the site6 months
_utmtUsed to throttle request rate.10 minutes
_gaUsed to distinguish users2 years
_gidUsed to distinguish users24 hours

You can find more detailed information about the Google Analytics Cookies we use at developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage

You can find out more about Google’s position on data privacy as regards to its analytics service, including information about the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on in the Privacy Controls section at support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245

Other Third Party Cookies

We use third party plugins or integrate with other websites or services. For these to work they may set cookies through our site. We do not control these Cookies and you should refer to their websites for their respective privacy policies or for further information on how to opt out of them collecting any data regarding your interaction on our website. Alternatively you may deactivate or restrict the transmission of Cookies by changing the settings of your web browser.

These include: Issuu; our social media websites such as facebook, twitter, Linkedin, YouTube, Instagram and vimeo;