Benson-signs.co.uk puts small files (known as ‘cookies’) onto your computer to collect information about how you browse the site.
Cookies are used to:
- measure how you use the website so it can be updated and improved based on your needs
- remember the notifications you’ve seen so that we don’t show them to you again
Benson-signs.co.uk cookies aren’t used to identify you personally.
You’ll normally see a message on the site before we store a cookie on your computer.
Find out more about how to manage cookies.
How cookies are used on Benson-signs.co.uk
Measuring website usage (Google Analytics)
We use Google Analytics software to collect information about how you use Benson-signs.co.uk. We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements.
Google Analytics stores information about:
- the pages you visit on Benson-signs.co.uk - how long you spend on each Benson-signs.co.uk page
- how you got to the site
- what you click on while you’re visiting the site
We don’t collect or store your personal information (eg your name or address) so this information can’t be used to identify who you are.
Google Analytics sets the following cookies:
|_utma||Determines the number of unique visitors to the site||2 years|
|_utmb||This works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time you spend on our site||30 minutes|
|_utmc||This works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser||when you close your browser|
|_utmz||This provides information about how you reached the site (eg from another website or a search engine)||6 months|
|_ga||This cookie is used to distinguishes unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports.||2 years|
Our introductory message
You may see a pop-up welcome message when you first visit Benson-signs.co.uk. We’ll store a cookie so that your computer knows you’ve seen it and knows not to show it again.
The website creates two temporary session cookies which are required for the duration of your session.