Cookie policy

Version: 1.1. Issue date: 30/05/2018.

We use cookies on our sites (www.projecttgl.com and the subdomains associated with www.projecttgl.com) (“our site”) for a number of purposes. They help us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website, and also allow us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

You may also wish to read this website’s terms and conditions of use, website disclaimer, and privacy policy.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of the e-billing services.

Analytics/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users find what they are looking for easily.

Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

First-party cookies

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

Third-party cookies

Our websites will set several types of third-party cookie, and we do not control the operation of any of them. The third-party cookies which may be set include:

Askimet – we use Askimet to block spam comments. It’s a plug-in that blocks suspicious comments (including suspicious IP addresses) so that we don’t have to spend huge chunks of time deleting spam comments. You can view their terms of service right here: https://akismet.com/tos/

Convertkit – we use cookies set by ConvertKit to track how users interact with our website after reading our email newsletters. You can view ConvertKit’s privacy policy right here: https://convertkit.com/privacy/

Facebook Pixels – we use Facebook Pixels to re-target website users for Facebook ads. This means that if you browse our website, you’re more likely to see our Facebook ads. You can view the privacy policy here: https://www.facebook.com/policy.php

Google Analytics – we use Google Analytics to collect data about website usage. This data does not include personally identifiable information. You can view the Google privacy policy here: http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

Jetpack – we use Automattic’s Jetpack to collect data about website usage. This data does not include personally identifiable information. Visitors who leave comments may choose to opt in to saving their name, email address, and website in cookies set by Jetpack. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year. You can view the Automattic privacy policy here: https://automattic.com/privacy-notice/

YouTube – some Project TGL web pages and blog posts contain YouTube videos. YouTube will collect data about the geographical location of viewers, and about how visitors use YouTube across different websites. YouTube’s privacy policy is here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/

Your choices

You may wish to restrict the use of cookies or completely prevent them from being set. Most browsers allow you to control cookie behaviour. To find out more, visit aboutcookies.org.

To learn more about your choices regarding internet-based advertising, visit youronlinechoices.eu (EU based) or optout.aboutads.info (US based).

You can opt out of Google Analytics by installing Google’s opt-out browser add-on.