23rd July 2021

Cookie Policy

COOKIE POLICY

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them, the types of cookies we use i.e, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used, and how to control the cookie preferences. For further information on how we use, store, and keep your personal data secure, see our Privacy Policy.

You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website. Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us, and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.

Your consent applies to the domains www.englishforpsychology.eu

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 us make the website function properly, make it more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyse what works and where it needs improvement.

How do we use cookies?

As most of the online services, our 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 for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure and providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.

What types of cookies do we use?

Essential: Some cookies are essential for you to be able to experience the full functionality of our site. They allow us 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 and check out 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. These data help us understand and analyse how well the website performs and where it needs improvement.

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 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
comment_author_{hash}This cookie is used to store the name you entered when you submitted a comment on one of our articles. It allows the comment form to be populated with your name in advance the next time you come back to the site.
comment_author_email_{hash}This cookie is used to store the email address you entered when you submitted a comment on one of our articles. It allows the comment form to be populated with your email the next time you come back to the site. In conjunction with the comment_author cookie, this will also notify our system about whether your new comments need moderating or not (all new users have to have their first comment moderated).
cookie_notice_accepted – TrueThis cookie records that cookie notice has been accepted.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessaryThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store your consent for the cookies in the category 'Necessary'.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-non-necessaryThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store your consent for the cookies in the category 'Non-necessary'.
CookieLawInfoConsentThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the summary of the consent given for cookie usage. It does not store any personal data.
mixpanel_distinct_idThis cookie is used to store a unique user ID and store account details.
PHPSESSIDThis cookie is native to PHP applications. The cookie is used to store and identify a user's unique session ID for the purpose of managing the user's session on the website. It is a session cookie and is deleted when all the browser windows are closed.
viewed_cookie_policyThis cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin and is used to store whether or not you have consented to the use of cookies. It does not store any personal data.
wordpress_logged_in_{hash}After login, wordpress sets this cookie, which indicates when you’re logged in, and who you are, for most interface use.
wordpress_sec_*This cookie provides protection against hackers, stores account details.
wordpress_test_cookieWordPress sets this cookie when you navigate to the login page. The cookie is used to check whether your web browser is set to allow or reject cookies.
wp-postpass_{hash}This cookie is used to grant access to password protected areas of the site.
wp-saving-postThis cookie is set by WordPress when logged in to the website and saving the pages/posts.
wp-settings-1, wp-settings-time-1WordPress uses this cookie to customise the view of admin interface and possibly also the main site interface.

This website also uses Google reCAPTCHA for spam prevention. For further information please visit https://developers.google.com/recaptcha.

How can I control the cookie preferences?

Should you decide to change your preferences later through your browsing session, you can click on the “Privacy & Cookie Policy” tab on your screen. This will 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.