Cookie Policy

Hatch'd Magazine uses cookies to improve performance, to enable functionality and enhance your user experience. This policy explains what cookies are and which are used by this website.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small pieces of information, which a website may put on your computer or mobile device when you first visit a site or page. The cookie will help the website to recognise your device the next time you visit and remember some information about your browsing activity. Most cookies won't collect information that identifies you, and will instead collect more general information such as how users arrive at and use the website, or a user's general location and web browser.

There are two types of cookies, first party and third party cookies; first party cookies are generated and controlled by Hatch'd Magazine and provide information about the user. Third party cookies are found in other companies Internet tools and are controlled by them.

The cookies

Hatch'd Magazine uses the following first party cookies:

  • has_js: This cookie is used to see whether Javascript is enabled.

Hatch'd Magazine use the following third party cookies:

  • Cookies with names prefixed by __utm: These cookies store information used by Google Analytics to track user activity on this site, it helps to understand how people find the website and which pages are most popular.
  • __atuvc: This cookie is created and read by AddThis javascript in order to show the updated count if a page is shared and return to it before the share count cache is updated. No data from that cookie is sent back to AddThis.

Other cookies are generated by the Facebook page like box in the sidebar, the Facebook like button, the Twitter tweet button and the Google Plus button all above the footer on each page.

More information

More details about cookies can be found at All About Cookies and how to disable them here. Alternatively, if you have any questions about the cookies used on this site feel free to get .