cookies

Cookies on PixelSparks.co.uk

This site, like many others, uses cookies to improve your browsing experience. Find out more about cookies and how you can control them below.

Questions?

This page contains information on what ‘cookies’ are, the cookies used by webpronews.com, how to switch cookies off in your browser, and some useful links for further reading on the subject. If you have any further questions about the use of cookies on pixelsparks.co.uk, please email info@pixelsparks.co.uk

What are ‘cookies’?

‘Cookies’ are small text files that are stored by the browser (e.g. Internet Explorer, Safari, Chrome, etc.) on your computer or mobile phone. They allow websites to store various pieces of data for a user, similar to “memory” for those websites, enabling them to recognize a user and respond appropriately.

How does PixelSparks use cookies?

A visit to a page on pixelsparks.co.uk may generate the following types of cookie:

  • Site performance cookies
  • Anonymous analytics cookies
  • Third party advertising cookies

Site performance cookies

This type of cookie remembers your preferences for tools found on pixelsparks.co.uk, so you don’t have to re-set them each time you visit.

Anonymous analytics cookies:

Every time anyone visits our website, third party web analytics software creates an anonymous analytics cookie.

These cookies tell us whether you have visited the site before.

If these cookies don’t already exists, new ones are created.

This allows us to track how many unique visitors we have, and how often they visit the site.

These cookies cannot be used to identify individuals; they are used for anonymous statistical purposes only

How do I turn off cookies?

It is almost always possible to prevent your browser from accepting cookies from a particular site or completely. This may degrade your experience on some sites.

All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings will typically be found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your browser. The following links may help you find out more information on how to do this, otherwise you can use the browser’s ‘Help’ option for more details.

Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
Cookie settings in Firefox
Cookie settings in Chrome
Cookie settings in Safari and Mobile Safari (iOS)

If you are primarily concerned about third party cookies generated by advertisers and are located in the European Union, you can turn these off by going to the Your Online Choices site.