Cookies and mypeoplebiz.com

We sometimes place small data files on your computer. These are known as cookies. Most websites do this.

They improve things by:

How we use cookies

mypeoplebiz.com uses cookies in several places – we’ve listed each of them below with more details about why we use them and how long they will last.

Measuring website usage (Google Analytics)

We use Google Analytics to collect information about how people use this site. We do this to make sure it’s meeting its users’ needs and to understand how we could do it better.

Google Analytics stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here and what you click on. We do not collect or store your personal information (e.g. your name or address) so this information cannot be used to identify who you are. We do not allow Google to use or share our analytics data.

The following cookies are set by Google Analytics:

Name Purpose Expires
_utma This randomly generated number is used to determine unique visitors to our site 2 years
_utmb This randomly generated number works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time users spend on our site 30 minutes
_utmc This randomly generated number works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser when you close your browser
_utmz This is a randomly generated number and information about how the site was reached (e.g. direct or via a link, organic search or paid search) 6 months

You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies by visiting this page on Google.

Remembering if you’ve seen our introductory message

On your first visit to parts of mypeoplebiz.com, you may be greeted by a pop-up message that provides information about the cookies. We’ll store a cookie so that your computer knows you’ve seen it and knows not to show it again

Name Purpose Expires
cookie_seen Saves a message to let us know that you have seen our cookie message. 90 days