At Pods Up North we take your privacy very seriously and we are committed to protecting the privacy of users of this website Pods Up North. The only section of this website that will ask you for any of your personal details is the form found on our contact page. We simply use this information to correspond with you. If you choose to use this form, please be assured that we will never pass your details on to any third party.
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer that are generated by a website or web server. These files can store all types of information but are most commonly used to remember options and preferences you’ve selected etc. When you return to your favourite websites and they have remembered your name, cookies are at work. If you’d like to learn more about Cookies visit AboutCookies.org. The Pods Up North website uses various cookies, as listed below.
Google Analytics Cookie
Like most websites we use Google analytics to provide information on all of our users. This gathers, technical information not personal information but it does obtain the internet protocol (IP) address of the computer you are using. Other information this cookie gathers are things like, your operating system, web browser type and version and what pages you visited and how long you stayed on them. We can also see how you found your way to Pods Up North, i.e. from a Search Engine.
We then analyse this information closely to help improve the website for our users both in terms of content and functionality. Without this information we would just be guessing as to what content was working and we certainly wouldn’t know anything about the type of devices are being used to access our website.
If you would like to be able to see what cookies are incoming you can use the free browser extension Ghostery. This extension also lets you decide which cookies you would like to block.