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Cookie Policy

What are cookies ?

Cookies are small text files a website might put on your computer or mobile device when you first visit the site or a particular page. The cookie helps the website to recognise your device the next time you visit.

Cookies can:

Help us to remember your preferences

Analyse how well our website is performing

Contain personal information so you don’t need to enter it twice (for instance, when you tick the ‘Remember Me’ box)

What sort of cookies does simplyled.co.uk use?

This website uses cookies. We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners who may combine it with other information that you’ve provided to them or that they’ve collected from your use of their services.

Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user's experience more efficient.

The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission.

This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages.

Your consent applies to the following domains: www.simplyled.co.uk


Necessary

Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

NameProviderPurposeExpiryType
external_no_cache www.simplyled.co.uk Records whether caching of a page is allowed or not on the visitor's browser. 1 day HTTP Cookie
frontend www.simplyled.co.uk Stores a random ID which ensures that a user can be uniquely identified as a guest or logged-in user. Functions such as "Items last viewed" or retention of the logged-in state are connected with this cookie. 1 day HTTP Cookie
frontend_cid www.simplyled.co.uk Stores a random ID which ensures that a user can be uniquely identified as a guest or logged-in user on encrypted pages. Functions such as "Items last viewed" or retention of the logged-in state are connected with this cookie. 1 day HTTP Cookie

Statistics

Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

NameProviderPurposeExpiryType
_dc_gtm_UA-# www.simplyled.co.uk Used by Google Tag Manager to control the loading of a Google Analytics script tag. 1 day HTTP Cookie
_ga www.simplyled.co.uk Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 2 years HTTP Cookie
_gid www.simplyled.co.uk Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 1 day HTTP Cookie
_hjid www.simplyled.co.uk Sets a unique ID for the session. This allows the website to obtain data on visitor behaviour for statistical purposes. 1 year HTML Local Storage
_pinterest_cm Pinterest Used by Pinterest to track the usage of services. 1 year HTTP Cookie

Marketing

Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.

NameProviderPurposeExpiryType
_hjIncludedInSample www.simplyled.co.uk Determines if the user's navigation should be registered in a certain statistical place holder. Session HTTP Cookie
GPS YouTube Registers a unique ID on mobile devices to enable tracking based on geographical GPS location. 1 day HTTP Cookie
IDE Google Used by Google DoubleClick to 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. 1 year HTTP Cookie
MUID Microsoft Used widely by Microsoft as a unique user ID. The cookie enables user tracking by synchronising the ID across many Microsoft domains. 1 year HTTP Cookie
MUIDB Microsoft Registers anonymous data on visitors from multiple visits and on multiple websites. This information is used to measure the efficiency of advertisement on websites. 1 year HTTP Cookie
NID Google Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user's device. The ID is used for targeted ads. 6 months HTTP Cookie
PREF YouTube Registers a unique ID that is used by Google to keep statistics of how the visitor uses YouTube videos across different websites. 8 months HTTP Cookie
test_cookie Google Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies. 1 day HTTP Cookie
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE YouTube Tries to estimate the users' bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos. 179 days HTTP Cookie
YSC YouTube Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen. Session HTTP Cookie
yt-remote-cast-installed YouTube Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Session HTML Local Storage
yt-remote-connected-devices YouTube Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Persistent HTML Local Storage
yt-remote-device-id YouTube Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Persistent HTML Local Storage
yt-remote-fast-check-period YouTube Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Session HTML Local Storage
yt-remote-session-app YouTube Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Session HTML Local Storage
yt-remote-session-name YouTube Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Session HTML Local Storage

Unclassified

Unclassified cookies are cookies that we are in the process of classifying, together with the providers of individual cookies.

NameProviderPurposeExpiryType
_hjCachedUserAttributes www.simplyled.co.uk Pending 1 day HTTP Cookie
_hjTLDTest www.simplyled.co.uk Pending Session HTTP Cookie
AffMedium www.simplyled.co.uk Pending 6 months HTTP Cookie
AffSource www.simplyled.co.uk Pending 6 months HTTP Cookie