Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. Cookies help THE YOGA EXTENSION to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allow us to improve our website. We assume that you are happy to receive all the cookies that your browser settings allow. You can change your cookie settings at any time.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. They provide useful information to us which helps in all sorts of ways. For you, it could mean you can use the site more efficiently and save time by not having to re-enter your details each time you visit. However, for us, cookies help us to analyse how our visitors interact with our site so we can make improvements.

1. Why do we use cookies?

THE YOGA EXTENSION uses cookies because they enable us to:

  • Ensure our website is working correctly
  • Remember your settings during and between visits
  • Continually improve our website for you by collecting data (which does not relate to an identified or identifiable natural person) about your use of the website which is anonymised

We do not use cookies to:

  • Collect any personal information
  • Pass personally identifiable data to third parties

You can find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org.

2. What cookies do we use?

We use the following cookies:

2.1. Strictly necessary cookies

These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website.

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This cookie is set by a WordPress plugin “Cookie Notice” when the user accepts our website’s Cookie policy by clicking on the button “I accept” when visiting our website for the first time.

  • Provider: Cookie Notice WP Plugin
  • Expiry: 1 month

2.2. Analytical / performance cookies

They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics Cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our website, what type of technology they are using (e.g. Mac or Windows which helps to identify when our site isn’t working as it should for particular technologies), how long they spend on the site, what page they look at etc. This helps us to continuously improve our website. These cookies also tell us on an anonymous basis, how people reached this site (e.g. from a search engine) and whether they have been here before. Read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data.

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  • You can opt-out of having your anonymised browsing history within our website recorded by analytics cookies. You can learn more about their privacy policy and how to opt-out of their analytics cookies by clicking on following links:

3. Third-party Cookies

3.1. Video & Social Media Channels

We also use third party video services Vimeo and YouTube on our site. As part of their service they use cookies to track videos viewed by visitors so they can in the future offer videos tailored to your taste. This also allows them to target their advertising more precisely.

Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest and Google Plus share links may appear on some pages on our website; these will also add cookies to your session from their own servers.

To find out more about the cookies set by these external sources click the links below:

4. How can you manage cookies?

If you want to remove any cookies already set, you can do so from your browser. You can find out how to do this by going to the help menu in your browser. Some of the more common browser details are set out below.

4.1. Internet Explorer

  1. Select Tools
  2. Select Internet Options
  3. Select the Privacy tab and choose Advanced Options button
  4. Check the Override Automatic Cookie Handling tick box
  5. Disable the First Party cookies by choosing the Block option
  6. Disable the Third Party cookies by choosing the Block option
  7. Uncheck the option to ‘Always allow session cookies’
  8. Click on OK to confirm changes
  9. Follow this link for further information on Internet Explorer

See how to manage cookies on Internet Explorer

4.2. Mozilla Firefox

  1. Select the “Firefox” menu
  2. Select “Options”
  3. Select the “Privacy” tab
  4. Under “History”, select “Use custom settings for history” from the dropdown list
  5. Uncheck the option “Accept cookies from sites”
  6. Click on OK to confirm the changes

See how to manage cookies on Mozilla Firefox

4.3. Google Chrome

  1. Open the Tools menu by clicking on the Wrench icon
  2. Select “Options”
  3. Select “Under the Bonnet”
  4. Select “Content settings”
  5. Select “Block sites from setting any date”

See how to manage cookies on Google Chrome

4.4. Apple Safari

  1. Open the Safari menu by clicking on the Gear icon
  2. Select “Preferences”
  3. Select the “Privacy” tab
  4. Select the option “Always” for the setting “Block cookies”
  5. Close the dialog box to confirm the changes

See how to manage cookies on Apple Safari

4.5. Managing Analytics cookies

You can opt-out of having your anonymised browsing history within our websites or applications recorded by analytics cookies. We use the following service providers and you can learn more about their privacy policies and how to opt-out of their analytics cookies by clicking on following links:

Google Analytics