Cookies Policy  COOKIE POLICY

  1. Use of Cookies
    1. The platform available at, services, applications and tools (collectively “”) are owned by Vahanomy Limited (“Vahanomy“, “we” or “us“), a company registered in Scotland under company number SC634982 whose registered office is at c/o GEOVATION SCOTLAND, Meadowbank House, 153 London Road, Edinburgh EH8 7AU, UK.
    2. uses cookies to distinguish you from other users, to improve your experience on, and, to recommend content that may be of interest to you.
    3. When you visit we will ask you whether you agree to our use of cookies.  You can indicate your acceptance of our use of cookies by clicking on the cookies banner that appears on If you do not agree to our use of cookies, then you may continue to use but your browsing experience may be affected. You can find out more below about what cookies are, the cookies we use and how to switch off cookies.
  2. What are cookies?
    1. A cookie is a text file containing small amounts of information which is downloaded to your device when you access a website. The text file is then sent back to our server each time your browser requests a page from the server. This enables us to operate more effectively and load in such a way as to reflect your personal preferences based on your previous browsing on our, as well as keywords we may be able to gather from URLs of webpages from which you accessed
  3. What cookies do we use?
    1. We use the following cookies:
      • Analytical and performance cookies. We may use analytics service providers for website traffic analysis and reporting. Analytics service providers generate statistical and other information about the use of by using cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how often visitors return to, how long they stay and how visitors move around when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. The information generated relating to may be used to create reports about the use of and the analytics service provider will also store this information.
      • Advertising and targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed to other websites. We will use this information to try and make and other websites that you visit more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with others, such as other members of our corporate group, and carefully selected third parties for this purpose.
      • Functionality cookies. We may use functional cookies that allow us to remember choices you have made in relation to so as to provide a more personalised experience and enhanced user experience by delivering content specific to your interests.
      • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the administration and operation of Some cookies that we use are necessary for to function properly and to enable you to move around and use its features.
    2. You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purpose for which we use them in the table below:
Cookie Name Duration Purpose Logged-in Users Only?
wordpress_{hash} 12 hours WordPress uses the login wordpress_{hash} cookie to store authentication details. Its use is limited to the Administration Screen area, /wp-admin/ Yes
wordpress_logged_in_{hash} Session Remember User session. WordPress sets the after login wordpress_logged_in_{hash} cookie, which indicates when you’re logged in, and who you are, for most interface use. Yes
wordpres_test_cookie Session WordPress also sets wordpress_test_cookie 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. No
wp-settings-{user_id} 1 year Customization cookie. Used to persist a user’s wp-admin configuration. The ID is the user’s ID. This is used to customize the view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface. Yes
wp-settings-time-{user} 1 year Time at which wp-settings-{user} was set Yes
wp-saving-post 1 day Auto-saving cookie: wp-saving-post is a WordPress cookie created when auto-saving a post in the editor. Used to track if there is saved post exists for a post currently being edited. If exists then let user restore the data. Yes
wp-postpass_{hash} 10 days Used to maintain session if a post is password protected No
__gads cookie, pvisitor   This cookie is a unique visitor identifier. No
_ga_JDZ32J36YF   Google analytics cookies No
comment_author_{HASH} 347 days Used to tracked comment author name, if “Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.” is checked No
comment_author_email_{HASH} 347 days Used to tracked comment author email, if “Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.” is checked No
comment_author_url_{HASH} 347 days Used to track comment author url, if “Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.” checkbox is checked No
  1. Third party cookies
    1. We try and make it easy to share content and to see what content is popular on those networks. We add buttons to allow people to easily share to those networks. When we include these social ‘plugins’, it gives those sites the flexibility to use cookies. They can’t read any cookies we set from, and we can’t read any cookies they set, but it lets them do the same sort of traffic measuring that we do on the rest of, and it also lets them know whether you’re logged in. Other websites and services (including, for example, advertising networks, providers of external services like web traffic analysis services and content recommendation engines) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.
  2. How do I turn cookies off?
    1. If you would like to opt out of cookies, you can change the settings on your internet browser to reject cookies. For more information please consult the “Help” section of your browser or visit or Please note that if you do set your browser to reject cookies, you may not be able to use all of the features of
    2. Alternatively, you can change the cookies settings via the cookies banner.