Cookie Policy

About this cookie policy

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how I use them on this website, the types of cookies I use i.e. the information I collect using cookies, how that information is used, and how to control the cookie preferences.
You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on this website
For further information on how I use, store, and keep your personal data secure, see the website Privacy Policy.
Your consent applies to the following domains: writingwithconfidence.co.uk

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. They are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help make the website function properly, make it more secure, provide a better user experience, and provide insights into how the website performs so that it can be improved.

How does this website use cookies?

As with most online services, this website uses first-party and third-party cookies for several purposes. First-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.
The third-party cookies used on our website are mainly used for understanding how the website performs, to support your interactions with the website, to keep the services provided by the website secure, to provide content that is relevant to you, and, in general, to provide you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with the website.

What types of cookies does the website use?

Essential: Some cookies are essential for you to be able to experience the full functionality of the site. They allow it to maintain user sessions and prevent any security threats. They do not collect or store any personal information. For example, these cookies allow you to log-in to your account, add products to your basket, and checkout securely.
Statistics: These cookies store information like the number of visitors to the website, the number of unique visitors, which pages of the website have been visited, the source of the visit, etc. This helps us understand and analyze how well the website performs and where it needs improvement.
Marketing: The website displays personalised information, such as the results of quizzes you have taken, to provide an experience that is more relevant and meaningful to you. The website uses cookies to provide this personalisation and to help me keep track of the efficiency of these targeted services. There is no advertising from third-party ad providers on this website and your data will not be used to influence which ads you are shown on other websites viewed in the same browser.
Functional: These are the cookies that help certain non-essential functionalities on our website. These functionalities include embedding content like videos or sharing content of the website on social media platforms.
Preferences: These cookies help us store your settings and browsing preferences like language preferences so that you have a better and efficient experience on future visits to the website.

The below list details the cookies used in our website.

CookieDescription
cookielawinfo-checkbox-analyticsThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Analytics".
cookielawinfo-checkbox-functionalThe cookie is set by GDPR cookie consent to record the user consent for the cookies in the category "Functional".
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessaryThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Necessary".
cookielawinfo-checkbox-othersThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Other.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-performanceThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Performance".
viewed_cookie_policyThe cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin and is used to store whether or not user has consented to the use of cookies. It does not store any personal data.

How can I control the cookie preferences?

Should you decide to change your preferences later through your browsing session, you can navigate to this page from the “Privacy Policy” link on every page and click on the link below. This will allow you to display the consent notice again, enabling you to change your preferences or withdraw your consent entirely.
In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. To find out more about how to manage and delete cookies, visit wikipedia.org, www.allaboutcookies.org.