Cookies Policy

This page outlines aspects that may affect your browsing experience at The Purple Pumpkin BlogThis cookies policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated 23 January 2020. It is advised that you re-read this from time to time to make sure you are happy with the cookies policy and to update or change your personal settings on The Purple Pumpkin Blog. The reading of all information on is of your own free will. If you do not accept this Cookies Policy you should cease use of this website immediately.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user’s experience more efficient. Once the cookie is set, the site “knows” that you have been there before and can then use that knowledge to tailor the experience that you have. The vast majority of commercial websites – be they major online publishers, banks or eCommerce sites – will use them.

What are cookies used for?

Cookies are used for many different functions including auto-filling forms, counting visitors, storing shopping basket items, personalizing content, targeting advertising, recording user preferences and authentication and security. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners who may combine it with other information that you’ve provided to them or that they’ve collected from your use of their services.

The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies, we need your permission. You have always been able to turn cookies off and on within your browser.

This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages. Eg., Social Media buttons, and widgets; advertising banners. We use cookies to personalise blog content, to deliver relevant ads, to provide social media features and to analyze our traffic. Cookies play a major role in the functionality of a website, and you can give or deny your consent below. We want to explain in brief, what the types of cookies used on this site are.
Necessary – this website will not function properly without them. You cannot opt-out of these.
Statistics – these help us to analyze our visitor’s behavior and shape the content that you read here.
Marketing – these help to deliver ads that are relevant to you.

As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser.

To disable cookies in Chrome, click the 3 dots at the top right of your browser (just under the close screen ‘x’). This will open a menu where you should choose ‘settings’. The settings will open in a new window. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click ‘Advanced’. In the ‘privacy and security’ section, find the option for ‘content settings’. Here you can turn on or off several features. Cookies are usually the first option.

To disable cookies in Internet Explorer, click the 3 dots at the top right of the screen (just under the close screen ‘x’). This will open a sidebar menu where you should choose ‘settings’. Click ‘view advanced settings’ and scroll down to the ‘privacy and services’ section. Within that section, you can choose to block all cookies, block only third-party cookies, or don’t block cookies.

For other browsers, you can also take a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.

What happens when I visit another website from your website?

Please ensure when visiting another website through any links on The Purple Pumpkin Blog that you agree to their cookies. The Purple Pumpkin Blog is not responsible for cookies on other websites other than their own.

This Cookies Policy is one of three important policies on The Purple Pumpkin Blog. They are all listed below for you to read. It is advised that you re-read this from time to time to make sure you are happy with the various policies. If you do not agree with any part of the various policies you should cease use of this website immediately and clear your internet browser cache to clear all cookies.

  1. Privacy Policy
  2. Disclosure Policy
  3. Cookies Policy < You are here

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