A cookie is a piece of information in the form of a very small text file that is placed on an internet user's hard drive when they visit our website. They don’t contain any personal information like your name or address, only data concerning your visit to the LEP Network website.
Cookies are used on the LEP Network website to measure how people are using the website as well as to control access to secure parts of the website (such as the forum). We use Google Analytics to collect information, which allows us to see how many people visited our website, where they came from, how they are using the website and where it can be improved. The whole purpose of this analysis is to improve the website’s performance.
What Cookies do we use?
Cookies set by Modex CMS:
Name: PHPSESSID - this is used to identify your visit and track you between pages.
Cookies set by Google Analytics:
Name: _utma - this cookie is used to determine unique visitors to your site and it is updated with each page view.
Name: _utmb - this cookie is used to establish and continue a user session with your site. When a user views a page on your site, the Google Analytics code attempts to update this cookie.
Name: _utmz - this cookie stores the type of referral used by the visitor to reach your site, whether via a direct method, a referring link, a website search, or a campaign such as an ad or an email link.
More information can be found on Google's 'Cookies and Google Analytics' page.
Cookies created by our forum software
Name: Vanilla-Volatile - forum cookies to record preferences and session login.
To find out more about cookies visit the About Cookies website.