Cookie Policy

Visit Exmoor Cookie Policy

Definitions

Cookie 

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

 

Necessary / Essential Cookie

These cookies enable the core functionality of the Visit Exmoor website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies, and can only be disabled by changing your browser preferences.

 

Analytical Cookies

Analytical Cookies help us improve our website or the development projects that are hosted or powered by us by collecting and reporting information on its usage.   

 

Other Non Essential Cookies

From time to time third party tools will be placed on our website or those of our clients at their expressed permission. Details of these cookies will always be declared in the policy below however these cookies will be for non-essential purposes such as those set by multimedia platforms Youtube, Vimeo, to track usage or additional marketing tools that allow the delivery of our service via automation such as MailChimp or PipeDrive.

Cookies

Cookies have been under regulation since 2011 and currently form part of the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations (PECR). It is required under this regulation and that of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that Visit Exmoor transparently display and list all cookies in use, their reason for use and the data they store in an easy to read format and provide the functionality or instruction to allow visitors to consent or remove consent for their use.

Cookies in use on the Visit Exmoor website (www.visit-exmoor.co.uk).

 

Cookie

Name

Purpose

PHP Session ID

PHPSESSID

Essential Preserves user session state across multiple page requests

Analytics (Google)
 

_ga

_gat

_gid

collect

_gat_masterTracker
 

Analytical Google Analytics collects a unique ID against our visitors storing information on the pages they visit, how long they spend there, the devices they operate and how they interact with the website. This is then stored only against our unique Analytics identifier UA-2651464-29 and UA-45280647-1

Analytics (Adwords)

r/collect

Non Essential Used by Google Adwords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor’s online behaviour across the website

Hot Jar

_hjAbsoluteSessionInProgress

_hjid

_hjTLDTest

_hjIncludedInSample

Non Essential Marketing Used to monitor users behaviour onsite in order to better understand performance

Youtube

PREF
VISTOR_INFO1_LIVE
YSC

GPS

test_cookie

APISID

HSID

PREF

LOGIN_INFO

SAPISID

SIDCC

SID

SSID

remote_sid

Non Essential - Estimates the users bandwidth on pages with integrated Youtube Videos, Collects data to count the number of times a video may have been played or interacted with and Registers a unique ID to keep statics of what videos from Youtube the user has seen

Doubleclick

IDE

DSID

Non Essential - Used by Google DoubleClick to check if a user’s browser supports cookies, register and report the website user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.

Consent

As part of the usage of this website we have placed the above cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can use the advice below to change your cookie settings otherwise we’ll assume that you agree with our use of policy.

Withdrawing consent 

Visit Exmoor have committed to adding in a control centre within our website that allows you to pick which groups and cookies you approve for use with the website, Until then most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

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