Privacy Policy

What are cookies?

As is common practice with almost all professional websites, the Wired Canvas website uses cookies. Unfortunately we’re not talking about delicious baked cookies (although we also eat that type of cookie whenever possible). The cookies that we use are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, in order to improve your experience.

This page describes what information our cookies gather, how we use them and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or 'break' certain elements of the sites functionality.

How we use cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately is most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is strongly recommended that you leave on all cookies, if you are not sure whether you need them or not, as they may be used to provide a service that you rely upon.

We use cookies and track usage data for the following purposes and using the following services:

Google Analytics:

We use Google Analytics on our website. This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content. For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

Contact Form:

When you contact us via our contact form, we ask for your name, email address, phone number, what your enquiry is about and the content of your message. This is to allow us to respond to you, and to make sure your enquiry is handled promptly.

Typekit:

We use Typekit to display web fonts on our website. This collects usage data. Find out more in the Typekit privacy policy.

Instagram:

We use Instagram widget on our website which uses cookies and tracks usage data.

New Relic:

We use New Relic to track our website for errors, speed and any down-time. Find out more in the New Relic privacy policy.

Social Media:

We have a few social media plugins running on our website included Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. These use cookies and collect usage data.

Mailchimp:

We use Mailchimp for our mailing list, and have a sign-up form on our website. This collects your email address when you fill it out.

Embedded content:

Some of the content on our site is provided by third parties, such as Google Maps, YouTube or Vimeo and Flickr for images. When you visit a page containing content from one of these sites a cookie may be set. We do not have any control over these cookies and you should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.

Disabling cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser ‘Help’ section for details of how to do this). Please be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the the Wired Canvas website and others that you visit. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

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