To make the website www.martingranthomes.co.uk as good as we possibly can and improve your experience in using the website, we sometimes place small data files on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. These files are known as cookies and distinguish you from other users of our website.
A cookie is a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, and stored by the browser. The text file is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables the web server to identify and track the web browser.
We may use the information we obtain from the cookie in the administration of the website, to improve the website’s usability and for marketing purposes. We may also use that information to recognise your computer when you visit our website, and to personalise our website for you. Our advertisers may also send you cookies.
Cookies can help to both improve the performance of the website and your experience in using it, including by:
- Remembering settings, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you visit a new page
- Remembering information you’ve given (e.g. your postcode) so you don’t need to keep entering it
- Measuring how you use the website so we can make sure it meets your needs
- Managing which adverts you see on websites
Information supplied by cookies can help us to analyse the profile of users of our website and in turn allows us to enhance the features and functionality of the site over time.
Our cookies aren’t used to identify you personally. They’re used in an effort to improve and make the website work better for you and you can manage and/or delete these small files as you wish.
Removing and disabling cookies
If you do not wish to accept cookies on your machine you can disable them by adjusting the settings on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However if you use your browser settings to disable all cookies this will affect the functionality of your visit to the website, for example you may not be able to access all of parts of our website.
Cookies we use:
- Analytics Cookies
Measuring website usage
We use Analytics cookies to collect information about the number of users and how users use the website. We do this to make sure the website is meeting its users’ needs and to understand how we can improve the way the website works, for example by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
The Analytics cookies store information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here and what you click on. We do not allow our Analytics service providers to use our analytics data, other than for the purposes of providing us with analytics services, or share our analytics data.
The Analytics cookies that are stored on your browser or computer hard drive will expire after 24 hours.