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 purposes such as data we store on your web browser.

Almost every website uses cookies these days. Our website is not an exception. We only use necessary cookies. Below you will find an explanation of how we use data stored in these cookies.

1. 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:

NameProviderExpiryPurpose
__cfduidCloudflare1 yearUsed 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-consentLightWidget1 yearStores the user’s cookie consent state. This cookie is set when you agree to our cookie policy.
lightwidget-logged-inLightWidget3 monthsThis cookie stores the 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_hashLightWidgetSessionThis cookie is used to verify the visitors’ shopping cart. This cookie is set when you upgrade your widget.
woocommerce_items_in_cartLightWidgetSessionThis 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_*LightWidget48 hoursThis 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.

2. What Expiry – Session means?

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

3. What cookies do we use in our widgets?

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

__cfduid cookie is set by Cloudflare. Our script and upgraded widgets are served from the 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 a technical cookie and it complies with EU law regarding cookies. It can be set on users’ websites without the consent of the user. More details here:

  • Here is explanation of __cfduid cookie.
  • Here is article about __cfduid cookie and EU law compliance about cookies.

Additional cookies mentioned in point 1. of this article might be set on the website where our widget is embedded. If a user that visits your website has been on the 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 elements which our widgets rely on and shared top-level domain. If the 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.

4. Changes in this policy

31.08.2021 – We removed the Google Analytics integration from our website. It means that we only use the necessary cookies!

Last update to our Cookie Policy: 31.08.2021