By continuing to browse our site, you consent to our placing cookies on your computer (unless you have chosen to disable them via your browser (see below). However, if you do not allow cookies on your computer you will not be able to fully access and make purchases on our website.
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
A cookie is a piece of data which is a small file of letters and numbers that is stored on the internet user’s browser, or the hard drive of their computer, if they agree. The information the cookie contains is set by a website's server and it can be used when the user visits the website. Cookies are designed to remember things that an internet user has done whilst on a website in the past, which can include putting products in a basket, logging in, or clicking on links. Cookies are not dangerous. They are not computer programs and cannot be used to circulate viruses.
The cookies we use on our website are used in many ways, including:
To keep a record of the products you've put in your shopping bag for the next time you visit;
To make personalised product recommendations, based upon the previous times you've shopped on the website;
To remember your preferences;
To find out what the website doesn't do well and make improvements to it in the future;
To allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook; and
To make sure advertising on other websites is relevant to you.
TYPES OF COOKIES
Session cookies are stored in your computer's memory for the length of your browsing session. They become inaccessible after the session has been inactive for a time and are automatically deleted from your computer when the browser is closed. They allow you to move from page to page without having to log-in repeatedly.
Persistent cookies are stored on the user's computer memory and are not deleted when the browser is closed. They are used to keep your preferences for the website, so that they will be remembered for next time you visit the website. They are also used to collect information about the number of visitors, the average time spent on a particular page and analyse shopping behaviour on the website. This information is used to find out how the well the website works and where it can be improved.
You will probably have Adobe Flash installed on your computer. Many websites that contain Flash can also store small files on your computer that are used in the same way as cookies.
Websites choose to use Flash Cookies as these can hold more information than regular cookies. When you delete cookies via your browser, your Flash cookies are unlikely to be affected. A website may therefore still recognise your preferences if it used a Flash cookie to save them initially.
Yoga Fish works with selected companies to provide additional content and services, for example reviews. These companies may also set cookies on our behalf.
ADVERTISING ON OTHER WEBSITES
Cookies are used to advertise relevant products to you on other websites, based on the products and categories you looked at on yogafish.co.uk.
For these adverts, our third-party providers may use software that can set a cookie to your browser, this will enable us to monitor whether you see the adverts, click on them and buy from our website. Cookies are placed on your computer if your browser is set to allow these. If you wish to ‘turn off’ cookies, then please check your browser’s help files for guidance on how to do so. The Help section is usually found in the Menu bar at the top of the browser. Some browsers provide help if the F1 key is pressed. However, you may lose some of the functionality of this website.
The data contained in the cookie used in these adverts is anonymous and doesn't contain any of your personal details.
SHARING WITH SOCIAL NETWORKS
If you use the buttons that allow you to share products and content with your friends via social networks like twitter and facebook, these companies may set a cookie on your computer memory. Find out more about these here:
WHICH COOKIES DOES YOGAFISH.CO.UK USE?
1. Cookies used by yogafish.co.uk (1st Party Cookies)
Stores randomly generated key used to prevent forged requests.
Your session ID on the server.
Allows guests to view and edit their orders.
A link to information about your cart and viewing history, if you have asked for this.
Information on products you have emailed to friends.
The store view or language you have selected.
2. Cookies used by yogafish.co.uk (3rd Party Cookies).
Criteo is used to place adverts and marketing on third party websites. You can opt out of these adverts on the Criteo website.
Foresee is used to allow customers to complete our customer satisfaction surveys.
Maxymiser is a visual operating tool for testing different layouts of the website.
BloomReach is used to optimise search results.
iTransact is used to place adverts and marketing on third party websites.
Taggstar is used for social proof messaging, to allow customers to access the popularity of products
iAdvize is used to provide live chat services such as Web Chat
Doubleclick is used for placing adverts and marketing on third party websites.
Scene7 is used to provide document hosting and interactive publishing services
Sessioncam is used to provide customer experience analytics and reports
Switch is used to place adverts and marketing on third party websites.
Nccgroup is used to provide website performance analytics
Answerscloud is used to provide website traffic statistics
Maxmind is used to provide fraud prevention services
Quantserve is used to provider customer experience analytics
Youtube is used to provide video social media and content
Azure edge is used to provide a content delivery network
Yieldlab is used to place adverts and marketing on third party websites.
WHAT HAPPENS IF I OPT OUT OF ALL COOKIES?
If you opted out of all cookies set by yogafish.co.uk and associated websites, then you will not be able to place an order on our website. You will, however, still be able to browse our website.
If you disable Flash cookies, you will not be able to watch some of the videos on yogafish.co.uk
HOW DO I OPT OUT OF COOKIES?
You can manage the cookies that you allow on your computer through the internet browser that you use.
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. As mentioned above, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site, in particular you will not be able to place orders.
Different web browsers may use different methods for managing cookies. Please follow the instructions below, from the web browser manufacturers directly, to configure your browser settings*.
* These links are to third party sites, over which we have no control – no liability can be claimed if they are inaccurate.
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