- What the cookies are used for
- How cookies can be avoided
Cookies are small text files that are stored on the user's computer. They enable a better, more tailored website experience for you as a user while providing us with statistics regarding the use of RoyalDesign.co.uk. Cookies do not contain your personal data and are not harmful to you as a user.
RoyalDesign.co.uk uses four types of cookies:
- Necessary cookies
- Analytical cookies
- Functional cookies
- Targeting cookies
The cookies mentioned above may also be stored for different periods of time. Session cookies are only active while you are on the website; they are deleted once you close your browser. Persistent cookies are stored in your browser even after you close it. They might expire and be deleted once a certain time has passed, or they might persist permanently until you, the user, delete them.
We use first-party cookies and third-party cookies on our website. First-party cookies are installed directly by us and used exclusively by us. Third-party cookies are installed by other websites, services, and/or parties. Such cookies are installed for analytical and/or marketing purposes. Data collected from these cookies may be shared with third parties, such as Google and Meta.
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and therefore do not require your consent. They are mostly used to respond to your actions constituting a request for service, e.g. to set up your privacy settings, log in, or complete various forms.
Your browser offers settings to block this kind of cookie or warn you about them, but if they are blocked, certain parts of the website will not function. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
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We use Google Analytics, for example, whose cookies allow us to keep count of visits and sources of traffic. They help us measure and improve our website’s performance and help us identify our most popular and least popular pages as well as how visitors navigate the website. They do not directly store personal data, but they identify you via your browser and device.
These cookies may be installed by our advertising partners. This type of cookie may be used to create a profile of your interests and show you relevant ads on other websites. They do not directly store any personal data; they are based on a unique identification of your browser and device. If you do not consent to these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising on other websites.
If you would like to read more about the privacy policies of the suppliers of our third-party cookies, please refer to the supplier(s) in question.
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