Clause 12.5 - Cookies and Other Technologies

Table Last Updated 20 August 2020

We use the following types of cookies:

Strictly necessary cookies.


These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website and under our terms with you. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website or use a shopping cart.

Cookie name

Why we use it

Expires

PerimeterX _pxvid

This cookie is used for detection of the browser and distinguishing whether it is a real user or malicious bot.

1 year 

Cloudflare __cfduid

The cookie is set by CloudFare. The cookie is used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. It does not correspond to any user ID in the web application and does not store any personally identifiable information.

4 weeks

Hubspot __hssrc

This cookie is set by Hubspot. Whenever HubSpot changes the session cookie, this cookie is also set to determine if the visitor has restarted their browser. If this cookie does not exist when HubSpot manages cookies, it is considered a new session.

at the end of the browsing session

 

Functionality cookies.

These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us, subject to your choices and preferences, to personalise our content, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

Cookie name

Why we use it

Expires

lang

This cookie is used to store the language preferences of a user to serve up content in that stored language the next time the user visits the website.

Session

LinkedIn lidc

This cookie is set by LinkedIn and used for routing.

1 Day

LinkedIn bcookie

This cookie is set by linkedIn. The purpose of the cookie is to enable LinkedIn functionalities on the page.

2 Years

Hubspot __hssc

This cookie is set by HubSpot. The purpose of the cookie is to keep track of sessions. This is used to determine if HubSpot should increment the session number and timestamps in the __hstc cookie. It contains the domain, viewCount (increments each pageView in a session), and session start timestamp.

30 minutes

 

Analytical/performance cookies.

They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us for our legitimate interests of improving the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

Cookie name

Why we use it

Expires

Segment ajs_anonymous_id

This cookie is set by Segment.io to check the number of new and returning visitors to the website.

1 year

Hubspot hubspotutk

This cookie is used by HubSpot to keep track of the visitors to the website. This cookie is passed to Hubspot on form submission and used when deduplicating contacts.

1 year

Hubspot __hstc

This cookie is set by Hubspot and is used for tracking visitors. It contains the domain, utk, initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number (increments for each subsequent session).

1 year

Google Analytics _ga

This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.

2 years

Google Analytics _gcl_au

This cookie is used by Google Analytics to understand user interaction with the website.

2 months

Google Analytics _gid

This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages visited in an anonymous form.

1 day

 

Targeting/Advertising cookies.

These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information subject to your choices and preferences to make our website/App and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

Cookie name

Why we use it

Expires

Doubleclick IDE

Used by Google DoubleClick and stores information about how the user uses the website and any other advertisement before visiting the website. This is used to present users with ads that are relevant to them according to the user profile.

1 year

Facebook _fbp

This cookie is set by Facebook to deliver advertisements when they are on Facebook or a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising after visiting this website.

2 months

 

Facebook fr

The cookie is set by Facebook to show relevant advertisements to the users and measure and improve the advertisements. The cookie also tracks the behavior of the user across the web on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin.

2 months

bscookie

This cookie is a browser ID cookie set by LinkedIn share Buttons and ad tags.

2 years

li_sugr

Browser Identifier LinkedIn Insight Tag, when IP address is not in a Designated Country

2 months

UserMatchHistory

LinkedIn Ads ID syncing LinkedIn Feed and Insight Tag

30 days

 

We may also work with advertising networks that gather information about the content on our Platform you visit and on information on other websites and services you visit. This may result in you seeing advertisements through our Platform or our advertisements when you visit other websites and services of third parties. For more information about how to turn this feature off see below or visit http://www.youronlinechoices.co.uk.