Privacy & Cookies

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy sets out how we use and protect any information that you give us when you use this website. We may change this policy at any time by updating this page. You should regularly check this page to ensure that you are happy with any changes.


The Asylum website uses the following cookies:

Google Analytics: __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz
These are used to generate reports on our website usage such as the number of visitors to the site, search terms used, bounce rates and so on. The statistics gathered are a necessary requirement to enable us to enhance the online visibility of Asylum Magazine. The cookies do not identify users nor associate IP addresses with any personally identifiable information. We use the information to help us improve the Asylum website. Google’s privacy policy can be found here

To read more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit

We use AddThis to enable the social media Share buttons on the Asylum site. Using AddThis helps us spread the word about Asylum magazine.

AddThis states the following regarding cookies:
“This is a list of AddThis cookies and what they do:
loc – This is our geolocation cookie, so our publishers know approximately where people sharing information are located
Coyote-2-a0f0083 – This is our load balancer cookie
bt – A behavior targeting cookie
ana_svc – a real-time service cookie
phpbb3_* and style_cookie – These are set by our support forum software
__utm* – Google analytics tracking
uid/uit – User id and login time tracking
psc – View counter cookie
di/dt – Date tracking cookies for determining expiration of other cookies
ssh/sshs – Service share history, used for configuring our preferred services.


To read the AddThis privacy policy, see:

wp-settings, wp-settings-time
WordPress Settings cookies check if you are logged into the website or not.

External Links

Our website contains links to external websites and resources. We do not have any control over external websites and cannot accept responsibility for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide while visiting any external resources. Any external or linked sites are not governed by this Privacy Statement.