Chris Davies Web Design Limited
Privacy Notice & Cookies Policy
At Chris Davies Web Design, I am committed to maintaining the trust and confidence of all the visitors to my site.
Here you will find information on how any data collected is treated.
Visitors to my website
When someone visits chrisdavieswebdesign.com, privacy is taken seriously. No cookies are stored before consent is given to do so.
If consent is given, a third party service, Google Analytics, is used to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. This is done to find out things such as the number of visitors to various parts of the site. This information is only processed in a way which does not identify anyone. I do not make, and do not allow Google to make, any attempt to find out identifies of those visiting the website.
You can find out more information on how cookies are used on this website in the cookies policy below. If I wish to collect any personally identifiable information through the site, I will be up front about this. I will make it clear when I collect personal information and explain what I intend to do with it.
The enquiry form will only be available to you if you have allowed cookies to be stored on your device.
In order to submit an enquiry form, a consent checkbox is required. This checkbox indicates that you are happy for your IP address, name, email address, budget and message to be stored in my database as a log of your submission. Your data will NOT be shared.
An email copy of your submission will be sent to me using a third party email provider, Mailgun. For more information, please see Mailgun’s privacy notice.
If you do not wish to have your submitted data stored in my database, or passed to Mailgun, please instead contact me directly by email or phone.
Links to other web sites
Access to your personal information
You are entitled to access any of your personal information that I hold. To request this information, please contact me here.
Removal of your personal information
You are entitled to have any of your personal information that I hold deleted. To request that your personal information be deleted, please contact me here.
Changes to this privacy notice
I keep my privacy notice under regular review. This privacy notice was last updated on 26th April, 2018.
What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a site. Cookies are then sent back to the originating site on each subsequent visit. Cookies are useful because they allow a site to recognise a user's device.
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience. You can find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org.
Cookies will not be stored on your device until you consent. An 'allow cookies' button is displayed at the top of the website for you to do so. After consenting, you can easily revoke consent at any time by clicking on the 'revoke consent' button, located in the footer of the site.
Cookies used on the website
A list of cookies used on my website by category, along with their function.
Strictly Necessary Cookies
None. I have developed the site with privacy and data protection in mind. No cookies need to be placed on your device for the site to be used.
My own cookie, ‘cdwd_consent’, which simply stores ‘yes’ if you have granted me consent to store it, and other cookies as described below.
Any cookies beginning with ‘exp_’. These cookies are set by my content management system and contain data such as the last time you visited my website and previous pages of my website that you have viewed. I do not store or utilise this information in any way. ‘exp_csrf_token’ is a unique and random sequence of numbers and letters which protects any forms on my website from spam.
Various third party cookies for Google Analytics.