Cookie Policy


When you visit the Making Herstory website, we automatically collect information to help us better understand how supporters use our site, which information segments are proving most needed, and what we can do to improve it.

The information collected consists of:

  1. Your IP address;
  2. Your browser (e.g. Internet Explorer);
  3. When you visited the site;
  4. Which pages you visited or downloaded during your visit.

We cannot and do not use this information to find out any further personal information about you, and will not share any individual information unless required to do so by law.

Commenting / Logging InĀ 

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If at any time you have an account with is and use it log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year.

If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Some articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behave in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

Please note these websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.