Privacy and Cookies 2016-12-06T14:04:52+00:00

Privacy & Cookies

Website Privacy Policy

Your privacy is critically important to us. At cre8 website design we have a few fundamental principles:

• We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it;

• We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights;

• We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of one of our services.

At cre8 website design we ensure we meet our legal obligations as laid down by the Data Protection Act 1998

cre8 website design operates several websites including cre8websitedesign.co.uk. It is cre8 website design policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, cre8 website design collects non- personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. cre8 website design purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how cre8 website design visitors use its website. From time to time, cre8 website design may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of it’s website.

cre8 website design also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. cre8 website design does not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to cre8 website design websites choose to interact with cre8 website design in ways that require cre8 website design to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that cre8 website design gathers depends on the nature of the interaction.

Paying For Your Website Design Services

We have the facility to accept payment via BACS and card (Card payments incur a 2.75% bank charge from the bank).

Aggregated Statistics

cre8 website design may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to its websites. For instance, cre8 website design may monitor the most popular blogs on the cre8websitedesign.co.uk site. cre8 website design may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, cre8 website design does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

cre8 website design discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organisations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on cre8 website design behalf or to provide services available at cre8 website design websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organisations may be located outside of your home country; by using cre8 website design websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. cre8 website design will not rent or sell potentially personally- identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organisations, as described above, cre8 website design discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only when required to do so by law, or when cre8 website design believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of cre8 website design, third parties or the public at large. If you are a user of an cre8 website design website and have supplied your email address, cre8 website design may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with cre8 website design and our products. We primarily use our various blogs to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. cre8 website design takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorised access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookie Policy

This site uses cookies. Most websites do this. Our cookies aren’t used to identify you personally, they’re here to make the site work better and allow us to analyse how it’s being used. You can delete these cookies as you wish, but some aspects of the site may not work correctly without cookies.

To learn more about cookies and how to manage them, visit AboutCookies.org.

What are cookies:

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. cre8 website design uses cookies to help cre8 website design identify and track visitors, their usage of cre8 website design website, and their website access preferences. cre8 website design visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using cre8 website design websites, with the drawback that certain features of cre8 website design websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

We and our business partners collect information about your use of our website through cookies. Cookies are information files stored on your computer, tablet or smartphone that help websites remember who you are and information about your visit. Cookies can help to display the information on a website in a way that matches your interests. Most major websites use cookies.

Specific Cookies that may be used on this website:

The cookies we and our business partners use on this website are broadly grouped into the following categories:

Essential – Some of the cookies on our website are essential for us to be able to provide you with a service you have requested. An example of this would be a cookie used to enable you to log into your account on the website or which allows communication between your browser and the website. Our cookie preference cookie described in the section “How can I reject or opt out of receiving cookies?” is also an essential cookie. You may not be able to use our website without these cookies.

Analytics – We use analytics cookies to helps us understand how users engage with our website. An example is counting the number of different people coming to our website or using a particular feature, rather than the total number of times the site or feature is used. Without this cookie, if you visited the website once each week for three weeks we would count you as three separate users. We would find it difficult to analyse how well our website was performing and improve it without these cookies.

Social Sharing – We use cookies to allow you to share content directly on the social networking/sharing sites like Facebook, Twitter or Google+. Examples would be if you wanted to “like” or “tweet” about a business or product advertised on our website.

Google Analiyics Cookies — These cookies are used to track how people use the site. These cookies include _utma, _utmb, _utmc, and _utmz.

Account Cookies — If you have an account or comment on this site, cookies are used verify you are the same person when you are logged in, and your preferences. These include cookies beginning with wordpress_ and wp-settings-.

Cookie Message — Once you have been informed about cookies, a cookie is stored to track that you have seen the message, and it won’t be shown again. This cookie is named icc_cookie_message.

How can I reject or opt out of receiving cookies?

When you first visited this website you will have been shown a message bar drawing your attention to the fact that this website uses cookies and inviting you to review this cookie policy to help manage your cookie preferences. If you do not manage your preferences despite this prompt a cookie preference cookie will be dropped confirming that you consent to us using the cookies detailed in this cookie policy, this cookie preference cookie will last for no more than 5 years.

Please note that we can’t always control third party cookies stored on your machine from our website and where this is the case you will need to visit the relevant third party’s website directly to manage cookies stored on your machine by them. Please see our “Third Party Cookies” section below.

If you want to reject cookies we use from this website you will need to delete the cookies from your browser. Most browsers also allow you to prevent all or some cookies being stored on your machine in the future. For more information on how to delete or disable cookies from your browser please use the “help” function within your browser or alternatively visit www.allaboutcookies.org. By deleting our cookie preference cookie the next time you visit this website the cookie message bar will appear again inviting you to again reconsider your preferences.

Please be aware that disabling cookies may impact the functionality of this website.

Third party cookies:

Some of the cookies described in the “What Cookies are used on this Website” section above are stored on your machine by third parties when you use our website. We have no control over these cookies or how the third parties use them. They are used to allow that third party to provide a service to us, for example analytics.

The third party’s cookies are listed below

Cookie NameCookie CategoryDescriptionDuration
wordpress_2WordPress cookie for a logged in user.session
wordpress_logged_in_2WordPress cookie for a logged in usersession
wordpress_test_2WordPress cookie for a logged in usersession
wordpress_test_cookie2WordPress test cookiesession
wp-settings-1Wordpress also sets a few wp-settings-[UID] cookies. The number on the end is your individual user ID from the users database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface. 1 year
wp-settings-time-2Wordpress also sets a few wp-settings-{time}-[UID] cookies. The number on the end is your individual user ID from the users database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface.1 year
PHPSESSID1To identify your unique session on the websitesession
SESS1To ensure that you are recognised when you move from page to page within the site and that any information you have entered is remembered.session

 

Changes To Our Privacy and Cookies 

Although most changes are likely to be minor, cre8 website design may change its Privacy Policy and/or Cookies from time to time, and in cre8 website design sole discretion. cre8 website design encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy and Cookies. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.