Cookie Policy

1. Introduction

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our site, provide you with a good experience when you browse our site, linking and moving to pages and also allows us to improve our site.

We reserve the right to make changes to this Cookie Policy at any time and for any reason. Any changes or modifications will be effective immediately upon posting the updated Cookie Policy on the website, and you waive the right to receive specific notice of each such change or modification.

You are encouraged to periodically review this Cookie Policy to stay informed of updates. You will be deemed to have been made aware of, will be subject to, and will be deemed to have accepted the changes in any revised Cookie Policy by your continued use of the website after the date such revised Cookie Policy is posted.

You can learn more about cookies and how we use them below:

2. What are Cookies

A “cookie” is a string of information which assigns you a unique identifier stored on your computer’s web browser that can be removed at any time. Your browser then provides that unique identifier to use each time you submit a query to our website. We use cookies on the website to, among other things, keep track of services you have used, record registration information, record your user preferences and track the pages you visit. Cookies help us understand how the Site is being used and improve your user experience.

3. What types of Cookies do we use

The following types of cookies may be used when you visit the website:

 – First party – Necessary Cookies

Our cookies are “first-party cookies”, and can be either permanent or temporary. These are necessary cookies, without which the website won’t work properly or be able to provide certain features and functionalities. Some of these may be manually disabled in your browser, but may affect the functionality of the Site.

The above include:

Personalisation Cookies

Security Cookies

Site Management Cookies

 – Third party – Optional Cookies

Third party marketing cookies monitor how users reached the website, and how they interact with and move around once on the website. These cookies let us know what features on the website are working the best and what features on the website can be improved.

The above include:

Analytics Cookies

Advertising Cookies

4. How to manage cookies by configuring the browser

For more information on how to control cookies, check your browser or device’s settings for how you can control or reject cookies, or visit the following links:

Apple Safari

Google Chrome

Microsoft Edge

Microsoft Internet Explorer

Mozilla Firefox

Opera

Android (Chrome)

Blackberry

Iphone or Ipad (Chrome)

Iphone or Ipad (Safari)

Please be aware that disabling cookies in your browser could affect the availability and functionality of the Site.

5. List of Cookies that we use

Manage consent
CookieDomainTypeDescriptionDuration
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessarylydiamastori.comNecessarySet by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to record the user consent for the cookies in the “Necessary” category .1 year
cookielawinfo-checkbox-functionallydiamastori.comNecessaryThe cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin to record the user consent for the cookies in the category “Functional”.1 year
cookielawinfo-checkbox-performancelydiamastori.comNecessarySet by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to store the user consent for cookies in the category “Performance”.1 year
cookielawinfo-checkbox-analyticslydiamastori.comNecessarySet by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to record the user consent for the cookies in the “Analytics” category .1 year
cookielawinfo-checkbox-advertisementlydiamastori.comNecessarySet by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to record the user consent for the cookies in the “Advertisement” category .1 year
cookielawinfo-checkbox-otherslydiamastori.comNecessarySet by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to store the user consent for cookies in the category “Others”.1 year
viewed_cookie_policylydiamastori.comNecessarySet by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to store the user consent status about seeing the pop up.1 year
tk_ailydiamastori.comNecessarySet by WordPress for administrator actions identification1 year
CookieLawInfoConsentlydiamastori.comNecessarySet by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to store the user consent.1 year
wp-settings-2lydiamastori.comNecessarySet by WordPress core1 year
wp-settings-time-2lydiamastori.comNecessarySet by WordPress Core1 year
wordpress_sec_{hash}lydiamastori.comNecessarySet by WordPress core for security reasonssession
wordpress_test_cookielydiamastori.comNecessarySet by WordPress coreSession
viewed_cookie_policylydiamastori.comNecessarySet by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to record if the user opened Privacy Settings for viewing Cookie Settings and Privacy Policy1 year
wordpress_logged_in_{hash}lydiamastori.comNecessarySet by the WordPress core for handling logged in users and the general process of user actions management.Session
_ga_{ID}lydiamastori.comAnalyticsSet by Google Analytics for measuring user behaviour and statistics for delivering an optimised experience to our users2 years
_ga_lydiamastori.comAnalyticsSet by Google Analytics for measuring user behaviour and statistics for delivering an optimised experience to our users2 years

WordPress Users Cookie

WordPress will not be able to function Without these cookies. They are also session cookies as they expire once the user logs out or exits the page.

wordpress_[hash]: to store the authentication details on login. The authentication details include the username and double hashed copy of the password. However, this usage of the cookie is limited to the admin console area, the backend dashboard of the website. 

wordpress_logged_in_[hash]: 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.

wordpress_test_cookie: to check if the cookies are enabled on the browser to provide appropriate user experience to the users. This cookie is used on the front-end, even if you are not logged in.

wp-settings-{time}-[UID]: to customize the view of your admin interface and the front-end of the website. The value represented by [UID] is the individual user ID of the user as given to them in the users’ database table.

These cookies are strictly necessary without which the website will not function properly.

WordPress Commenters Cookies

These cookies can also be classified as persistent cookies as they expire in almost a year after loading on the visitor’s system.

comment_author_[hash]: remembers the value entered into the comment form’s name field.

comment_author_email_[hash]: remembers the value entered into the comment form’s email field.

comment_author_url_[hash]: remembers the value entered into the comment form’s URL field.

Commenters cookie is only activated if the users give their consent to save the details.