Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

About cookies

Cookies are information packets sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the web browsers. The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers.

There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.

Our website uses session cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.

We use the following Google cookies – _utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz.

We also use Google Analytics to analyse the use of this website. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. Google’s privacy policy is available at: http://www.google.com/privacypolicy.html . This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

Social Sharing Cookies

“Add This” Cookies: _atuvc, dt, di, psc, uid, uit

Rapidataservices.com allows you to share content with your friends on multiple social networks via ‘add this’ (located in the left hand side of the footer). These cookies are used by ‘add this’ to collect anonymous analytical data. The cookies are also used to keep an updated count if they share a page.

Twitter Cookies: twitter_sess, guest_id, k

These are cookies which are set by Twitter to monitor if you are logged in to your Twitter account, they also allow us to show our feed in the sidebar and to refer people to our Twitter feed. All information collected is anonymous.

We may also use videos onYouTube and these may place cookies on your computer. If you would like more information about YouTube’s cookie policy please click here.

We do not use any other type of cookie.

We don’t:
• Remember or store any personally identifiable information
• Send information to other websites
• Record your visit so advertising on other websites is more relevant to you.

Refusing cookies

Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies.

In Internet Explorer, you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.

In Firefox, you can adjust your cookies settings by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”.

In Google Chrome click on the spanner icon, click “settings” “Show advanced settings” In the “privacy” section click the “content settings” button.

Blocking cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites.

If you have any questions then please feel free to email us at support@rapidata.co.uk