1. What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files stored in your computer, tablet or mobile phone’s internet browser (e.g. Chrome,
Firefox, Safari). They are used by websites to improve services for you, to find out more information about the
popularity of a website and for delivering more relevant advertising.
Cookies may be session cookies or persistent cookies. A session cookie will only last during your session on a
website and will expire when the session ends, e.g. when you close your web browser. A persistent cookie will remain
stored in the web browser until the expiry date, unless is it deleted by the user before that date.
a. Site preference and session cookies
- what your settings are for certain features
- whether you have completed certain actions, so we know not to prompt you again or remember the next time you do
- to record certain interactions on our sites
- to remember when your last visit to the site was and activity carried out during your visit.
b. Analytics cookies
We use Google Analytics software to monitor the number of people visiting the website, which uses a cookie to collect
this information. Google Analytics only collects anonymous aggregate data, i.e. we cannot tell who you are or link
data back to a specific username, and everyone’s data is shown as a whole, not individually. We use this only for
statistical purposes to tell us information like how many people are new to the site or have visited before and
which pages are the most popular.
We use other cookies to monitor site activity in order to manage and optimise resources and protect against malicious
traffic (e.g. Cloudflare).
c. Remarketing cookies
able to use these to deliver relevant advertising about our products and services to you on other websites you use.
You can manage whether these cookies are set when you visit our site via our cookie consent message or via each
individual service we use:
d. Other third-party cookies
Sometimes, Enlitened.org will use other third-party cookies to help improve the functionality of the site or to find
out more information about our audience but inan anonymous way.
For example, cookies will be set when viewing embedded videos (e.g. YouTube).
3. Can I use your sites without cookies?
You can access our sites without using cookies, however you won’t be able to login because this functionality requires
cookies to remember who you are. You mayalso find certain features which rely on cookies do not work.When you visit
Enlitened.org with cookies turned on in your web browser, you will be asked to consent to the use of some cookies, while
others used to enable the site to function or for analytics purposes will be automatically set, based on yours and our
4. How do I manage my cookies?
Cookies are saved to the browser, so to turn off any cookie you will have to do so for each browser you use. You can
turn off all cookie use within your browser by following the instructions on the below pages:
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