Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy for Seaplanemagazine.com

This is the Cookie Policy for Seaplanemagazine.com

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it 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.

For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). 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 this site.

The Cookies We Set

  • Login related cookies. We use cookies when you are logged in (only applies to editors) so that we can remember this fact. This prevents you from having to log in every single time you visit our page. These cookies are typically removed or cleared when you log out to ensure that you can only access restricted features and areas when logged in. You may wish to consult browser related documentation or help in how to clear your cookies.
  • Site preferences cookies. In order to provide you with a great experience on this site we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In order to remember your preferences we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with the page. You may disable those cookies as well.
  • Advanced Ads, the system we use to sell direct advertising to our customers, sets its own cookies on your system, depending on your settings.

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

  • 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 and make potential sponsors aware of the fact that more than three individuals will see their advertising.For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
  • We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; Facebook, Youtube, will set cookies through our site which they may use to improve your experience. The data these companies collect is outside of our control. Please refer to either Facebook’s or Youtube’s respective privacy policies.

Cookies set by the Wordfence plugin

Seaplanemagazine.com uses a Wordfence plugin.To help you understand which cookies the Wordfence plugin sets, Wordfence has provided the guide below. Wordfence currently sets two user-relevant cookies and the text below explains what each cookie does, who will have the cookie set, and why the cookie helps secure our site.

wfwaf-authcookie-(hash)

What it does: This cookie is used by the Wordfence firewall to perform a capability check of the current user before WordPress has been loaded.

Who gets this cookie: This is only set for users that are able to log into WordPress.

How this cookie helps: This cookie allows the Wordfence firewall to detect logged in users and allow them increased access. It also allows Wordfence to detect non-logged in users and restrict their access to secure areas. The cookie also lets the firewall know what level of access a visitor has to help the firewall make smart decisions about who to allow and who to block.

WFCBLBypass

What it does: Wordfence offers a feature for a site visitor to bypass country blocking by accessing a hidden URL. This cookie helps track and manage who should be allowed to bypass country blocking.

Who gets this cookie: When a hidden URL defined by the site admin is visited, this cookie is set to verify the user can access the site from a country restricted through country blocking. This will be set for anyone who knows the URL that allows bypass of standard country blocking. This cookie is not set for anyone who does not know the hidden URL to bypass country blocking.

How this cookie helps: This cookie gives site owners a way to allow certain users from blocked countries, even though their country has been blocked.

More Information

Hopefully that has helped to clarify things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren’t sure about, feel free to ask. This Cookies Policy was created with the help of the CookiePolicyGenerator.com