What’s a cookie?
A “cookie” is a piece of information that is stored on your computer’s hard drive if you agree to this. It records how you move your way around a website so that, when you revisit that website, it can present tailored options based on the information stored about your last visit. Cookies can also be used to analyse traffic and for advertising and marketing purposes. Cookies are used by nearly all websites and do not harm your system.
We are required to obtain your consent for all non-essential cookies used on our website. You can block cookies (including essential cookies) at any time by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block essential cookies you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.
These are only stored on your computer during your web session and are automatically deleted when you close your browser – they usually store an anonymous session ID allowing you to browse a website without having to log in to each page but they do not collect any personal data from your computer; or
A persistent cookie is stored as a file on your computer and it remains there when you close your web browser. The cookie can be read by the website that created it when you visit that website again. We use persistent cookies for Google Analytics, to distinguish between humans and bot, for cart functionality and to save video preferences.
Cookies can also be categorised as follows:
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are essential to enable you to use the website effectively, such as when buying a product and/or service. Without these cookies, the services available to you on our website cannot be provided. These cookies do not gather information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you have been on the internet.
These cookies enable us to monitor and improve the performance of our website. For example, they allow us to count visits, identify traffic sources and see which parts of the site are most popular.
These cookies allow our website to remember the choices you make and provide enhanced features. For instance, we may be able to provide you with news or updates relevant to the services you use. They may also be used to provide services you have requested such as viewing a video or commenting on a blog. The information these cookies collect is usually anonymised.
These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website more relevant to your interests.
First and third-party cookies
First party cookies are cookies set by our website. Third-party cookies are cookies on our website that are set by a website other than our website, such as where we have adverts on our website or use Facebook pixels so that we can show you relevant content from us when you are on Facebook.
We use third-party cookies on our website and these are set out below. You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them.
Universal Analytics (Google)
_ga, _gali, _gat, _gid
tk_ai, tk_qs, tk_tc, tk_or, tk_r3d, tk_lr, t.gif
tk_ai, woocommerce_cart_hash, woocommerce_items_in_cart, wp_woocommerce_session_, woocommerce_recently_viewed, store_notice[notice id]
PREF*, VSC*, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE*, remote_sid*, CONSENT, YSC, yt.*
debug, ajs_anonymous_id, attribution_user_id, #.#-#-#-#-#.ack, #.#-#-#-#-#.inProgress, #.#-#-#-#-#.queue, #.#-#-#-#-#.reclaimEnd, #.#-#-#-#-#.reclaimStart, tf_random_id
We use Typeform to collect user data through form, quiz and survey-like content. This allows the website to promote relevant products or services. Typeform’s policies are available at: https://admin.typeform.com/to/dwk6gt
__cflb, __cf_bm, __cf_ob_info, __cf_use_ob, __cfwaitingroom, __cfruid
We use HubSpot to track our website visitors and contacts. Information about Hubspot specific cookies is at: https://knowledge.hubspot.com/reports/what-cookies-does-hubspot-set-in-a-visitor-s-browser
__stripe_mid, __stripe_sid, m, CONSENT, NID
cookies.js, mc_cid, mc_eid, mailchimp_landing_site
_fbp, fr, tr
You can alter your cookie preferences at any time by visiting the current page at https://www.planyourselfpregnant.com/cookie-policy/ and clicking the Change Your Cookie Consent button. Please refresh your page to ensure that the new settings have taken effect.
You can also control your cookie settings through your web browser.
You can opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, by going to https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
If you have any questions about the cookies that we use, please email us at [email protected]