Cookies

What are cookies – our use

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit and are used by most websites, including ours. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. Whilst we do not use cookies to identify visitors personally, we may record information about what type of device a visitor is using and what pages are visited.

You can block cookies by activating the settings on your web browser which allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. Please check the ICO’s guidance on cookies/changing the settings etc.

The table below explains the cookies we use and why.

Cookie Name Purpose
Cookie preference CookieControl This cookie is used to remember a user’s choice about cookies on blshosting.co.uk. Where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie.
Universal Analytics (Google) _ga
_gali
_gat
_gid
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.
Read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data

If you have more questions about the use of cookies on our website, please feel free to contact us using the contact form on this page or write to hello@blshosting.co.uk.

This document is considered part of BLSHosting’s Privacy Policy and TOS.