Cookie Notice

INFORMATION ABOUT OUR USE OF COOKIES

This website stores cookies on your computer. These cookies are used to collect information about how you interact with our website and allow us to remember you. We use this information to improve and customise your browsing experience and for analytics and metrics about our visitors both on this website and other media. 

​​​WHAT ARE COOKIES?

Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. The cookies are stored on your device (including but not limited to mobiles, tablets, storage cards and hard drives) when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make the website more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyse what works and where it needs improvement. 

​​WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES DO WE USE, AND HOW DO WE USE COOKIES?

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, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website. 

The cookies used on our website are grouped into the following categories: 

NECESSARY

Necessary cookies are required to enable the basic features of this site, such as providing secure log-in or adjusting your consent preferences. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable data. 

COOKIE NAME PROVIDER EXPIRY DESCRIPTION 
wordpress_pagination advania.co.ukan hour  
PHPSESSID advania.co.uksession This is a general purpose identifier used to maintain user session variables.  
__cf_bm advania.co.uk 30 mins This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots. This is beneficial for the website, in order to make valid reports on the use of their website.
ANALYTICS

Analytical cookies are used to understand how visitors interact with the website. These cookies help provide information on metrics such as the number of visitors, bounce rate, traffic source, etc. 

COOKIE NAME PROVIDER EXPIRY DESCRIPTION 
_gid advania.co.uka day ID used to identify users for 24 hours after last activity 
_ga advania.co.uka year ID used to identify users 
_dc_gtm_UA-167617485-1 advania.co.uka minute Used to throttle request rate. 
_ga_R04R3WDSSM advania.co.uka year Used to persist session state 
_ga_SXXESQBVG2 advania.co.uka year Used to persist session state 
FUNCTIONAL

Functional cookies help to perform certain functionalities like sharing the content of the website on social media platforms, collect feedback, and other third-party features. 

COOKIE NAME 

PROVIDER 

EXPIRY 

DESCRIPTION 

_hjFirstSeen 

advania.co.uk

30 minutes 

The cookie is set so Hotjar can track the beginning of the user’s journey for a total session count. It does not contain any identifiable information. 

YSC 

youtube.com 

session 

Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen. 

_hjAbsoluteSessionInProgress 

advania.co.uk 

30 minutes 

The cookie is set so Hotjar can track the beginning of the user’s journey for a total session count.  

_hjSessionUser_2856755 

advania.co.uk 

a year 

The cookie is set so Hotjar can track the beginning of the user’s journey for a total session count.  

_hjIncludedInSessionSample_2856755 

advania.co.uk 

2 minutes 

The cookie is set so Hotjar can track the beginning of the user’s journey for a total session count.  

_hjSession_2856755 

advania.co.uk 

30 minutes 

The cookie is set so Hotjar can track the beginning of the user’s journey for a total session count.  

ADVERTISEMENT

Advertisement cookies are used to provide visitors with relevant ads and marketing campaigns. These cookies track visitors across websites and collect information to provide customised ads. 

COOKIE NAME 

PROVIDER 

EXPIRY 

DESCRIPTION 

_gcl_au 

advania.co.uk 

3 months 

Used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services. 

NID 

google.com 

6 months 

Collects website statistics and track conversion rates and Google ad personalisation 

VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE 

youtube.com 

6 months 

Tries to estimate the users’ bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos. 

drift_campaign_refresh 

advania.co.uk 

30 minutes 

Sets a unique ID for the specific user. This allows the website to target the user with relevant offers through its chat functionality.  

​​HOW CAN I CONTROL THE COOKIE PREFERENCES?
CHOICES ABOUT COOKIES
DATA PRIVACY