Cookie Information

We really want to make sure you are fully aware of the cookies we use and what they do.

Your privacy is important to us. Below you can find full and honest information about the cookies that we use on our site and the tools and knowledge to manage them. By continuing to browse our site, you consent to our placing cookies on your computer (unless you have chosen to disable them via your browser (see below)).   We are continuously making further improvements and changes to the ways we use cookies and we will keep this page updated with the cookies we use.  Please also refer to our Privacy Policy.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer when you visit certain web pages. At ShineWithNature.com we use cookies to understand what content you are interested in, and to remember you if you return to our site. The tables below show cookies that may be stored on your computer whilst visiting ShineWithNature.com, or one of its sub-domains.

Please note that the cookies we use can’t harm your computer. We does not store personally identifiable information such as credit card details in the cookies we use, but we do use encrypted information gathered from cookies to help us to improve your experience of our website. For example, they help us to identify and resolve errors, or to determine the related products to show you when you’re browsing our sites.

Cookies are not dangerous. They are not computer programs and cannot be used to circulate viruses.

Our Cookie policy – How ShineWithNature.com uses cookies

To make full use of the content and personalised features on ShineWithNature.com, your computer, tablet or mobile phone will need to accept cookies (and often does so by default), as we can only provide you with certain personalised features on this website by using them.

Our cookies don’t store sensitive information such as your name, address or payment details. However, if you’d prefer to restrict, block or delete cookies from ShineWithNature.com, or any other website, you can use your browser to do this. Each browser is different, so check the ‘Help’ menu of your particular browser (or your mobile phone’s user manual) to change your cookie preferences.

The cookies we are using:

Google Analytics
A behavioural tracking service that helps us find out what can be improved on the website and how important it is.

Google Analytics are tracking cookies to collect information about the use of this website – for example, how many pages people visit, what browser and operating systems they use, and how long they spent on each page. The information is anonymous, and is only used to help improve the site. The information is stored by Google according to their privacy policy.

You can find out how to manage and delete cookies at www.aboutcookies.org.

Cookie Name Default Expiration Time Description
__utma 2 years from set/update Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmt 10 minutes Used to throttle request rate.
__utmb 30 mins from set/update Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmc End of browser session Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.
__utmz 6 months from set/update Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmv 2 years from set/update Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated _setVar method. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
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