Cookies Policy

Tigercomms.com puts small files (known as ‘cookies’) onto your computer to collect information about how you browse the site.

Cookies are used to:

  • measure how you use the website so it can be updated and improved based on your needs
  • remember the notifications you’ve seen so that we don’t show them to you again
  • tigercomms.com cookies aren’t used to identify you personally

You’ll normally see a message on the site before we store a cookie on your computer.

How Cookies are used on tigercomms.com

Measuring website usage (Google Analytics)

We use Google Analytics software to collect information about how you use the tigercomms.com website. We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements.

Google Analytics stores information about:

  • the pages you visit on tigercomms.com
  • how long you spend on each tigercomms.com page
  • how you got to the site
  • what you click on while you’re visiting the site

We don’t collect or store your personal information (for example your name or address) so this information can’t be used to identify who you are.

We don’t allow Google to use or share our analytics data.

Google Analytics sets the following cookies:

Universal Analytics

Name

Purpose

Expires

_ga

This helps us count how many people visit tigercomms.com by tracking if you’ve visited before

2 years

_gid

This helps us count how many people visit tigercomms.com by tracking if you’ve visited before

24 hours

_gat

Used to manage the rate at which page view requests are made

10 minutes

Google Analytics

Name

Purpose

Expires

_utma

Like _ga, this lets us know if you’ve visited before, so we can count how many of our visitors are new to tigercomms.com or to a certain page

2 years

_utmb

This works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time you spend on tigercomms.com

30 minutes

_utmc

This works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser

when you close your browser

_utmz

This tells us how you reached tigercomms.com (for example from another website or a search engine)

6 months

analytics_next_page_call

This lets us know the next page you visit on tigercomms.com, so we can make journeys better

when you close your browser

You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies.