cookies on computer screen

How we use Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are created by a web server and stored on your computer when you visit a website. The website that created the cookie can read the contents when you are at their website. Cookies are widely used to implement key website functionality, to work efficiently and to provide information (analytics) to the website owner.

We use cookies for the following purposes:

  • To compile anonymous analytics data using Google Analytics. This data helps us to monitor technical performance of our website and gives us insights into areas of content to improve or expand. We only create these cookies if and when you have consented via the cookie consent facility on our website.
  • To record whether or not you have given your consent for us to use analytics cookies.

Here are details of the individual cookies used on our website:

TypeNamePurposeDurationCategory
Cookie consentCookieLawInfoConsent
viewed_cookie_policy
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary
cookielawinfo-checkbox-non-necessary
Managing and recording cookie consent1 yearessential
Google analyticsga
_gat
_gid
Website analytics2 years
24 hrs
1 minute
non-essential


All major browsers allow you to block cookies and delete those that have already been created on your computer, usually within the ‘Tools’ section of the browser. Browser tools also allow you to specify which cookies you will accept by type and/ or by website using an exception list e.g. you can block all cookies and then list the websites from which you will accept cookies.

You can withdraw consent for our use of analytics cookies at any time by adjusting your settings via the Cookie Consent tab at the bottom of the screen. If you withdraw (previously given) consent, any existing Google Analytics cookies set by Intsilo will remain on your computer until they either expire or you manually delete them. You can delete all or specific cookies using tools provided within your browser.