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Cookie Policy

What are cookies and what we use on our site

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

We use the following cookies:

The table below details what cookies we use and why.

Cookie

Name

How long they last

Purpose

Universal Analytics (Google)


_ga     

_gat       
_utma    
_utmb    
_utmc     
_utmz    
_gat_UA-20847295-15

2 years
30 minutes
2 years
30 minutes
When you close your web browser
6 months
30 minutes

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.
Read Google's overview of privacy and safeguarding data

KBB Ark

user_username
user_password

24 hours
24 hours

Creates a unique session for your device, allowing a platform for login function. No personal or device information is collected or stored.

If you login, you will be given access to parts of the site for registered members.

This cookie lasts for 24 hours.

KBB Ark

PollPopup

31 days / session

This is used for our polls across the website. This will control whether or not its shown to the user. 

Google cookies

ACCOUNT_CHOOSER
APISID 
GALX 
GAPS           
HSID 
LSID  
LSOSID 
NID      
OTZ       
PREF    
S           
SAPISID  
SID        
SSID     

2 years
When you close your web browser
2 years
When you close your web browser
2 years
2 years
2 years
6 months
1 year
2 years
When you close your web browser
2 years
2 years
2 years

A number of Google services (YouTube, Google +1) set cookies, particularly if you are logged into your Google Account while browsing the website.

We embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode.
Read more at YouTube’s embedding videos information page.

You can view more information on the types of cookies Google uses (https://www.google.co.uk/intl/enGB/policies/technologies/types/), and also their Privacy Policy (https://www.google.co.uk/intl/enGB/ policies/privacy/).

Pinterest

__pinterest_cm 
__pinterest_d_sess
__pinterest_sess 
_utma     
_utmb  
_utmc
_utmz

1 year
3 months
4 months
2 years
30 minutes
When you close your web browser
6 months

The Pinterest service sets cookies, if you are logged into your Pinterest account while browsing the website. The following cookies are used:

You can view the Pinterest Privacy policy at https://about.pinterest.com/engb/termsservice

Google Advertising cookies

google.com, doubleclick.net, invitemedia.com, admeld.com, googlesyndication.com, or googleadservices.com

2 years

Hubert Burda Media UK uses Google Double Click to serve advertisements. Advertisements are received from Google Double Click servers to your browser along with a cookie to anonymously identify you as you visit websites which serve advertising from Google Double Click servers.

In addition to providing website usage data as described above, Google Analytics may also collect anonymous demographic data such as age, gender and interests by placing a Google DoubleClick cookie in your browser. This data is aggregated and anonymised and helps us understand the types of users who visit our site. This cookie may also help us serve advertising tailored to your interests and preferences when you visit our sites or other sites that we advertise on.

More information about this cookie, including how to opt-out of receiving the cookie can be found at http://www.google.com/settings/ads/onweb/

If you opt out of this cookie, you will still see advertising when you visit our sites, but the content of the ads may not be as relevant to you.

 

Twitter

_ga 
_gat 
_twitter_sess
_auth_token
_eu_cn  
guest_id 
lang
pid    
remeber_checked_on
twid

2 years
30 minutes
When you close your web browser
10 years
4 months
2 years
When you close your web browser
2 years
10 years
When you close your web browser

The Twitter service sets cookies, if you are logged into your Twitter account while browsing the website.

You can view the Twitter Privacy Policy at https://twitter.com/privacy

Facebook Pixel

facebook.com and other domains used by the Facebook family of companies, including the atdmt.com, liverail.com and instagram.com domains

2 years

Hubert Burda Media UK uses Facebook technologies such as the Facebook Pixel to show you interest-based marketing content from our brands and selected advertisers if you have viewed a Hubert Burda Media UK website. Data collected by the Facebook Pixel may also be anonymised and used in aggregate to help improve the quality and effectiveness of our websites and marketing efforts.

You can find out more about Facebook Advertising and manage your Facebook Advertising settings or opt-out of Facebook interest-based advertising at https://www.facebook.com/ads/about/

 

Facebook Like Button cookies

facebook.com

2 years

When you create or log in to an account on http://www.facebook.com cookies are stored on your computer in order to remain logged-in to your facebook account when visiting http://www.facebook.com again.

The Facebook Like Button used on our Website is hosted by Facebook and your browser therefore sends this cookie data to Facebook when creating the button inside your browser. This data is used by Facebook in order to associate the Facebook Like Button with your Facebook account. This information is not accessible to us, and is not sent to us by Facebook.

More information about this cookie and Facebook's Privacy Policy can be found at https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/your-info-on-other#socialplugin

 

Zendesk chat

 __zlcmid

1 year

Used by Zendesk to hold session information for sharing across Zendesk applications. We use Zendesk for our live chat feature at the bottom of our site, this gives a visitor the chance to get in contact us. For more information see: https://www.zendesk.com/company/customers-partners/privacy-policy/ 

ShareThis

__stid, __uset
ServiceHistory

1 year
When you close your browser

More information about this cookie and Share this Privacy Policy can be found https://www.sharethis.com/privacy/

Disqus

disqus_unique

1 year

This is used for comments on our website. See their privacy policy here: https://help.disqus.com/terms-and-policies/disqus-privacy-policy 


How do I change my cookie settings?

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

How to enable cookies in different browsers

Cookies should be enabled by default in your browser, so if you have not changed your settings you should expect to be accepting cookies from the websites you browse. Disabling your cookies will limit your experience of ctshirts.com and many other websites online. If you wish to change your cookie settings we have provided a guide below for you. Please remember, if you do disable your cookies, you can allow cookies from certain approved websites, by adding the website homepage to your exceptions list.

First, find out what your default web browser is on your machine, or the browser you use most often to access the internet. To work out which browser you are using, simply open the internet as usual, and then follow the steps below:

Apple Mac Users

Open the internet as usual and click on the Apple icon in the top left corner. Choose the 'About' option. This will tell you the browser type and version you are using.

Safari on OSX
  1. Click on 'Safari' at the top of your browser window and select the 'Preferences' option
  2. Click on 'Security' then 'Accept cookies'
  3. Select the 'Only from site you navigate to'
Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0 on OSX
  1. Click on 'Explorer' at the top of your browser window and select 'Preferences' options
  2. Scroll down until you see 'Cookies' under Receiving Files
  3. Select the 'Never Ask' option
Mozilla
  1. Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select Options
  2. Then select the Privacy icon
  3. Click on Cookies, then select 'allow sites to set cookies'

PC Users

Open the internet as usual. In the tool bar at the top of your browser click 'Help' and choose the 'About' option from the drop down. This will tell you the browser type and version. Once you know the browser you are using you can find the cookie settings using the guide below relevant for your browser:


Google Chrome
  1. Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select Options
  2. Click the 'Under the Hood' tab, locate the 'Privacy' section, and select the 'Content settings' button
  3. Now select 'Allow local data to be set'
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0, 7.0, 8.0
  1. Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select 'Internet options' , then click on the 'Privacy' tab
  2. Ensure that your Privacy level is set to Medium or below, which will enable cookies in your browser
  3. Settings above Medium will disable cookies
Mozilla Firefox
  1. Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select Options
  2. Then select the Privacy icon
  3. Click on Cookies, then select 'allow sites to set cookies'
Safari
  1. Click on the Cog icon at the top of your browser window and select the 'Preferences' option
  2. Click on 'Security', check the option that says 'Block third-party and advertising cookies'
  3. Click 'Save'