Cookies Policy

Cookies are small text files sent by the website that you visit and saved on your device like computer, laptop, smartphone, tablet etc. We refer to all other technologies as “cookies” used for similar purpose such as data we store on your web browser.

Almost every website uses cookies these days. Our website is not an exception. We use two types of cookies – necessary and anonymous analytics. Below you will find explanation how we use data stored in these cookies.

 

1. Cookies settings

You can always manage your cookie settings. Please click the Cookies settings button below to manage your cookies preferences.

 

2. Anonymous analytics cookies

These cookies help us to understand how our visitors and users interact with our website by collecting and reporting information anonymously. We do not store any user data in these cookies and we use IP address anonymization.

Name Provider Expiry Purpose
_ga Google Analytics Session Registers a unique ID that is used to generate analytics data on how the visitor uses our website. This cookie is set when you agree to anonymous analytics.
_gat_UA-28741193-8 Google Analytics 1 minute Used to throttle request rate. This cookie is set when you agree to anonymous analytics.
_gid Google Analytics 24 hours Registers a unique ID that is used to generate analytics data on how the visitor uses our website. This cookie is set when you agree to anonymous analytics.

 

 

3. Necessary cookies

These cookies are essential to the proper functioning of our website and security. Necessary cookies enable you to use our website features, such as accessing secure areas of the site. Without these cookies, you will not be able to perform core site functions such as logging in or purchasing upgrades. Here is the list of necessary cookies that we use:

 

Name Provider Expiry Purpose
__cfduid Cloudflare 1 year Used by Content Delivery Network (CDN) to identify trusted web traffic. Read more here. This cookie is set when you visit our website or use our widgets on your website.
lightwidget-cookies-consent LightWidget 1 year Stores the user’s cookie consent state. This cookie is set when you agree to our cookie policy.
lightwidget-logged-in LightWidget 3 months Stores currently logged in user session and gives access to secure areas of our website. This cookie is set when you log in to our website.
woocommerce_cart_hash LightWidget Session This cookie is used to verify the visitors shopping cart. This cookie is set when you upgrade your widget.
woocommerce_items_in_cart LightWidget Session This cookie is used to keep track of the number of items in the visitors shopping cart. This cookie is set when you upgrade your widget.
wp_woocommerce_session_* LightWidget 48 hours This cookie contains a unique code for each customer so that it knows where to find the cart data in the database for each customer. No personal information is stored within this cookie. This cookie is set when you upgrade your widget.

 

 

4. What Expiry – Session means?

Expiry set to Session means that this is non-persistent cookie. Non-persistent cookies are destroyed when the web browser is closed.

 

 

5. What cookies do we use in our widgets?

If you use our widgets on your website here is the list of cookies which might be present on your website:

__cfduid cookie is set by CloudFlare. Our script and upgraded widgets are served from CDN domain – cdn.lightwidget.com. CDN offers speed, security and performance benefits. This Cookie does not contain any user ID or personal information. It is technical cookie and it comply with EU law regarding cookies. It can be set on users websites without consent of the user. More details here:

 

Additional cookies mentioned in point 2. and 3. of this article such as anonymous analytics and necessary cookies might be set on website where our widget is embedded. If user that visits your website has been on lightwidget.com website some cookies that this user agreed to might be present in your cookies website. This is normal behavior when it comes to iframe element which our widgets rely on and shared top level domain. If user never visited our website and only sees our widget on your website, __cfduid cookie will be the only cookie he will have in his browser.

 

Last update to our Cookie Policy: 23.10.2018