Cookie policy

Like many websites, the HelloSelf Website and web interface to our Service makes use of cookies. Some of these cookies are essential to the operational features of the site whilst others are beneficial to us as the publisher.

We use two types of cookies.


These cookies enable core website functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personal data.


These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources, so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone.

On other websites you might come across another type of cookie called Targeting Cookies. We do not use any such cookies as we do not have any advertising partners.

The cookies we use and their type are:

1) Cookie Name: _ga (Type: Performance)

This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics - which is a significant update to Google's more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports.

2) Cookie Name: _gid (Type: Performance)

This cookie is set by Google Analytics. It stores and update a unique value for each page visited and is used to count and track pageviews.

3) Cookie Name: amp* (Type Performance)

These cookies are part of Amplitude which is used monitor the performance of the website user experience with aggregated anonymised usage data.

4) Cookie Name: _dd_s (Type Necessary)

This cookie is a short duration cookie from Datadog which is a tool we use for security monitoring of the platform.

As well as using the pop up banner to select if you are OK with the Performance cookies you may also you may set your chosen browser to manage how cookies are accepted or handled. ‍