Cookie Policy for Cillian Editing Services

This is the Cookie Policy for Cillian Editing Services, accessible from cillianeditingservices.co.uk

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. They collect statistical data about your browsing actions and patterns and do not identify you as an individual. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or 'break' certain elements of the sites functionality.

For more general information on cookies see this article on HTTP Cookies.

How We Use Cookies

Cookies are an essential part of how our website functions. The principal objective of our cookies is to improve your navigational experience. For example, the cookies help us to identify you (if you are registered on our website), to remember your preferences during navigation and on future visits, to manage the shopping cart and to help us gather some information about your book, manuscript or novel. The information collected in the cookies also allows us to improve the website, by estimating the volume and patterns of use and improved speed of searches. We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below.  For example, we use cookies  to

  • to remember your settings during and between visits
  • to improve the speed and security of the site
  • to help gather your manuscript questionnaire submission details
  • to enable our shopping basket and checkout function correctly
  • to remember what a user has done on previous pages / interactions with the website
  • to report on visitor interactions using Google Analytics 

Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

The Cookies We Set

  • Account related cookies

    If you create an account with us then we will use cookies for the management of the signup process and general administration. These cookies will usually be deleted when you log out however in some cases they may remain afterwards to remember your site preferences when logged out.

  • Forms related cookies

    When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.

  • Orders processing related cookies

    This site offers e-commerce or payment facilities and some cookies are essential to ensure that your order is remembered between pages so that we can process it properly.

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

  • This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.

    For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

More Information

This policy was last updated October 2018.

Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren't sure whether you need or not it's usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site.

However if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us by email at  info@cillianeditingservices.co.uk