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There are two types of cookies, first party and third party cookies; first party cookies are generated and controlled by Strictly Dancing Fansite and provide information about the user. Third party cookies are found in other companies Internet tools and are controlled by them.
Strictly Dancing Fansite uses the following first party cookies:
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Cookies with names prefixed by __utm: These cookies store information used by Google Analytics to track user activity on this site, it helps to understand how people find the website and which pages are most popular.
Other cookies are generated by the Facebook page like box in the sidebar, the Google Search button at the top of the sidebar, the comment system provided by Disqus, the Facebook like button, the Twitter tweet button and the Google Plus button all above the footer on each page.
To help funding the running of this website we use Google Adsense and Amazon Associates, which both generate third party cookies.