Like most websites, dziuk.org uses ‘cookies’ – small pieces of data which are stored on your computer or mobile device. This policy explains how we use these cookies on our website.
What are cookies?
Web cookies are small pieces of data stored on your computer or mobile device that distinguish you from other users of a website. There are several types of cookie and they have different functions or uses. By allowing us to distinguish you from other users of our website, cookies help us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and allow us to improve our site.
What type of cookies do you use?
We use the following types of cookies:
1. Essential cookies – these are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
2. Analytic/performance cookies – these allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
3. Functionality cookies – these are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
4. Targeting cookies – 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 and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
The following provides information about the cookies we use and why:
|Type / Name of Cookie||Owner||Use|
|PHPSESSID||dzi||Contain a reference to a session stored on the web server. No information is stored in the user’s browser and this cookie can only be used by the current web site.|
|_cfduid||Cloudflare||Used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis|
|_ga||Store the Client ID for google analytics|
|_gid||Used to distinguish users for google analytics|
|_gat||Used to throttle request rate in google analytics|
|IDE||For advertising served across the web|
|lang||Remember your preferred language|
|metrics_token||Helps count the number of users that have seen a particular embedded Tweet or timeline|
|tfw_exp||This cookie is set due to Twitter integration and sharing capabilities for the social media.|
|01AI||Akamai Technologies||This cookie is set by the abmr.net domain to enable streaming data such as videos|
Website cookie acceptance
Internet browsers normally accept cookies by default. However, it is possible to set an internet browser to reject cookies. This varies depending on which browser you are using.
More general information on cookies is available at www.allaboutcookies.org/.