Chat Yolos Cookie Policy

The Chat Yolo cookie policy is as follows. Chat Yolo uses cookies. Below you will find the cookies names and what they do. Any questions about our cookies please use the contact form to contact us. Chat Yolo runs on PHP using WordPress and uses third party cookies from Cloudflare and Google.

1 Cookie From PHP

Cookie Name PHPSESSID

This cookie is native to PHP applications. The cookie is used to store and identify a users’ unique session ID for the purpose of managing user session on the website. The cookie is a session cookies and is deleted when all the browser windows are closed.

1 Cookies from WordPress.

We use WordPress as the software to run our website which collects session and comment cookies. We have comments turned off.

  1. Cookie Name wordpress_[hash]

WordPress uses the cookie wordpress_[hash] to store the authentication details on login. The authentication details include the username and double hashed copy of the password. The cookie  is used to indicate when you are logged in, and who you are. This cookie is maintained on the front-end of the website as well when logged in.

1 Cookie from Cloudflare.

  1. Cookie name __cfduid

The cookie is set by CloudFare. The cookie is used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address d apply security settings on a per-client basis. It doesnot correspond to any user ID in the web application and does not store any personally identifiable information.

Three cookies from our Google analytics.

  1. Cookie Name _gid

This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the wbsite is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages viisted in an anonymous form.

2. Cookie Name _ga

This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, camapign data and keep track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assigns a randoly generated number to identify unique visitors.

3. Cookie Name _gat_UA-98636546-1

This is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to. It appears to be a variation of the _gat cookie which is used to limit the amount of data recorded by Google on high traffic volume websites.