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Cookie Policy

This website uses cookies. nuno-sarmento.com use cookies to personalise content and analyse our traffic.

The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site.

This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages.

What are cookies?

Cookies are files or pieces of information that can be stored on your computer (or on other devices with internet access, such as a smartphone or tablet) when you visit the website. A cookie usually contains the name of the website where the cookie comes from, the “lifetime” of the cookie (ie how long the cookie will remain on your computer/device) and a value that usually consists of a randomly generated unique number.

What do we use cookies for?

We use cookies to make the nuno-sarmento.com website easier to use and to better tailor the website and our products to your interests and needs. Cookies can also be used to improve the speed of your future activities and sessions on our website. We also use cookies to compile anonymous, aggregated statistics with which we can gain insight into the way people use our website so that we can improve the structure and content of the website.

Cookies served through our Website

The table below gives an overview of the different types of cookies we use on nuno-sarmento.com, together with their respective purpose and duration (ie how long each cookie stays on your device / computer).

1. Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are strictly necessary to provide you with services available through our website and to use some of its features, such as using the online store.

Placed byCookie NameDescriptionHow long does the cookie remain?
nuno-sarmento.comwoocommerce_cart_hash
woocommerce_items_in_cart
wp_woocommerce_session_
These cookies are used for the correct functioning of the store.Up to 30 days
Up to 30 days
2 days
nuno-sarmento.comwfwaf-authcookie-This cookie is set by the WordPress security plugin “Wordfence”. It is used to authenticate user’s login request.1 day
nuno-sarmento.comwordpress_sec_This cookie is used for authentication over SSL, it stores your authentication details and it is delivered for /wp-admin and /wp-content/plugins.15 days
nuno-sarmento.comwordpress_test_cookieThis cookie is used to check whether your web browser is set to allow, or reject cookies.End of the browser session
nuno-sarmento.comwordpress_logged_in_This WordPress cookie is created when a user logged in.End of the browser session
Stripe.com__stripe_midThis cookie is necessary for making credit card transactions on the website. The service is provided by Stripe.com which allows online transactions without storing any credit card information.Up to 1 year
Stripe.com_stripe_sidThis cookie is necessary for making credit card transactions on the website. The service is provided by Stripe.com which allows online transactions without storing any credit card information.Up to 1 day

2. Analytics Cookies

These cookies collect information that is used either in aggregate form to help us understand how our websites are being used or how effective our marketing campaigns are, or to help us customize our websites and application for you in order to enhance your experience.

Placed byCookie NameDescriptionHow long does the cookie remain?
Google Analytics
_ga
_gid
_gat_gtag_UA_XXXX
These cookies are used to gather information using Google Analytics services allowing us to understand interactions with our websites and ultimately refine that experience to better serve you.Up to 2 years

3. Functional Cookies

These cookies are used to enhance the performance and functionality of our website but are non-essential to their use. However, without these cookies, certain functionality may become unavailable.

Placed byCookie NameDescriptionHow long does the cookie remain?
nuno-sarmento.comcomment_author_
comment_author_email_
comment_author_url_
These cookies are only used if a user leaves a comment on nuno-sarmento.com blog. Stores the author name, email address and the author URL entered by the user in the comment so that, when the user wishes to post a comment in the future, the email address may be automatically entered into the comment form.1 year
Mailchimp.commailchimp_landing_siteThis cookie is used to measure which page was visited first at nuno-sarmento.com1 month
Mailchimp.commailchimp.cart.current_email
mailchimp.cart.previous_email
mailchimp_user_email
mailchimp_user_previous_email
These cookies are used to keep track of newsletter sign ups and client emails at checkout, Mailchimp utilises cookies to store information captured from user input for remarketing purpose (to send cart abandonment emails).End of the browser session
End of the browser session
1 month
1 month

 

How can I control cookies?

Browser Controls
You can set or amend your web browser controls to accept or refuse cookies. If you choose to reject cookies, you may still use our Websites though your access to some functionality and areas of our Websites may be restricted. As the means by which you can refuse cookies through your web browser controls vary from browser-to-browser, you should visit your browser’s help menu for more information.

This cookie statement was published on Jan 1, 2021. We are constantly working on supplementing and improving this.

Updated Jan 14, 2021