What are cookies?

This website uses cookies. The website provider I use, Squarespace, has cookies enabled to collect information, some of which is essential for the website to work properly.

Cookies are small data files that a site (or its service provider) places on your computer or other device (such as a smart phone or tablet) when you browse that site. It enables the site’s (or service provider’s) systems to recognise your browser and ‘remember’ certain information when your computer or device accesses that site. Cookies help websites compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that they can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.


Information collected

Some cookies collect information about browsing and purchasing behaviour when you access the Maddy Couch website via the same computer or device. This includes information about pages viewed, and the way you move and navigate around the website. Cookies are not used to collect or record information on your name, address or other contact details.


How can I disable cookies?

You can always disable cookies if you want to. This can be done by changing your website browser settings and how you go about doing this will depend on which particular web browser you use (such as Google Chrome, Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox). To find out how to do this, you can do a quick search for it using your Internet Search Engine of choice. You can find out more about cookies in general here.


What happens when I disable cookies?

If you turn cookies off, some of the features that make your site experience more efficient may not function properly. It really depends on which cookies you disable, but in general the website may not operate properly if certain cookies are switched off.