Cookies used on dorsetforyou.com
A list of all cookies used on different parts of dorsetforyou.com.
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Third party cookies
These are cookies set by other websites whose services we use on dorsetforyou.com
Socitm - we use a Socitm survey to ask visitors their opinion of our site. Socitm set a cookie to make sure that you are not asked to complete the survey every time you visit the site .
Google translations - we use this functionality to automatically translate our web content into different languages
Kampyle 'give feedback' functionality - we use this functionality in the bottom right corner of every page to seek customer feedback on all aspects of this website. This helps us improve the website to meet needs
YouTube (Google) - we embed some videos from our dorsetforyou.com YouTube account to provide add value to certain areas of content. A YouTube cookie is used to provide web analytics in terms of the number of times a video has been watched and/or shared.
Google Analytics - we use Google Analytics to gather aggregated information to understand how visitors engage with dorsetforyou.com. Knowing which areas of content are most popular allows us to organise our content accordingly, making it easier for customers to find what they are looking for. The data is collected anonymously, reporting website trends without identifying individual visitors. The data collected is very helpful to us in improving this website, but you can opt out (opens in a new window) if you wish.