Questions You May Have

40 Fathom Design is strongly committed to protecting the privacy of users of this website. We collect data on this website via:

  • Q: How Do You Collect Data?

    A: Enquiry and Subscription Forms
    We use Mailchimp to power our subscription forms seen on our site.
    Data captured through Mailchimp will be used to contact you in order keep you on our subscriber list.
    You can unsubscribe at any time.
    We also utilise a contact form which collects your name, email, website (optional) and your message.
    This information is only kept on our mail servers and should you wish for it to be deleted please contact us at info@40fathomdesign.com

  • Q: Is Any Other Data Collected?

    A: Yes, Google Analytics
    Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”).
    We use this service on our website to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behavior patterns.
    We do this to make sure it’s meeting its users’ needs and to understand how we could do it better.
    Google Analytics stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here and what you click on.
    This information is only processed in a way which does not identify anyone and we do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website.
    Google utilises the data collected to track and examine the use of this application, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services.
    Google may use the Data collected to contextualise and personalise the ads of its own advertising network.

  • Q: What About Cookies?

    A: Cookies are small data files that are placed on your computer as you browse our website.
    Most websites do this too.
    They improve things by:
    • remembering settings, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you visit a new page
    • remembering information, you’ve given (eg 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
    Our cookies aren’t used to identify you personally. They’re just here to make the site work better for you. You can manage and/or delete these small files as you wish. To learn more about cookies and how to manage them, visit Cookies and You

  • Q: What Cookies Are Collected?

    A: The following is a list of the cookies in use and what they are for:

    Cloudflare
    Cookie Name:
    _cfduid

    This cookie is associated with sites using CloudFlare, used to speed up page load times. According to CloudFlare it is used to override any security restrictions based on the IP address the visitor is coming from. It does not contain any user identification information.

    Cookieconsent
    Cookie Name:
    _cookieconsent_status

    These cookies are associated with software provided by Cookie Consent and is used to monitor your cookie preferences.

    Google Analytics
    Cookie Names:
    _ga
    _gat_gtag
    _gid

    These cookies are associated with Google Universal Analytics. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the site’s analytics reports.

Do you have any other questions?