Cookie Policy

Evlear Magazine Cookie Policy

What Are Cookies
As is common practice with almost all professional websites, this site uses cookies and tiny files downloaded to your computer to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it, and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored; however, this may downgrade or 'break' certain elements of the site's functionality. For more general cookie information, see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.

How We Use Cookies
We use cookies for a variety of reasons, detailed below. Unfortunately, in most cases, there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are unsure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service you use. On this website, you can see how we use cookies.

Disabling Cookies
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

The Cookies We Set
When you submit data through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms, cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence. This is part of the "session" cookie set when you enter the site. A "session" cookie is also called a transient cookie, which is erased when you close the Web browser. The session cookie is stored in temporary memory and is not retained after the browser is closed. Session cookies do not collect information from your computer. They typically will store information as a session identification that does NOT personally identify you.

Cookie set by default on our website
Cookie name:
Originating party (1st party):
Originating page(s): The first page that the user visits
Data collected by the cookie: Session information
Purpose: The PHPSESSID is a session cookie and helps to measure how many visitors are using the site at any given time. It is created when a visitor enters the website and expires when they leave.
Expiry: At the end of the session
Secure: Yes
HttpOnly: No

Cross-Site Request Forgery cookie
Our website also uses CSRF cookies to prevent Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF). These are set along with the PHPSESSID cookie mentioned above. This is purely a security-oriented cookie that is unique to the session.

Third-Party Cookies
In some special cases, we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third-party cookies you might encounter through this site.

From time to time, we test new features and make subtle changes to how the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features, these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand which optimizations our users appreciate the most.

We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work, the following social media sites, including; Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Google, will set cookies through our site, which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

Advertising cookies are set by Google Adsense and/or Travelpayouts as detailed in our Privacy Policy.

More Information
Hopefully, that has clarified things for you. As was previously mentioned, if there is something that you aren't sure whether you need or not, it's usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. However, if you are still looking for more information, you can contact us (Since September 2022, we do not offer a public contact form) through one of our preferred contact methods.

This website uses cookies to enhance your browsing experience. By continuing to use this site, you consent to the use of cookies. Please review our Cookie Policy for more information on how we handle your data.