Last updated December 7th 2021
What are cookies?
Cookies are simple text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device by a website’s server. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier, website’s domain name, and some digits and numbers.
What types of cookies do we use?
Necessary / functional cookies
Without necessary cookies, the Site won’t work properly or be able to provide certain features and functionalities. They help us operate the site in accordance with the choices you make. Some of these may be manually disabled in your browser, but may affect the functionality of the Site. For example, these cookies let us use sophisticated user forms.
These cookies enable us and third-party services to collect aggregated data for statistical purposes on how our visitors use the website. These cookies do not contain personal information such as names and email addresses and are used to help us improve your user experience of the website.
Advertising cookies are placed on your computer by advertisers and ad servers in order to display advertisements that are most likely to be of interest to you. These cookies allow advertisers and ad servers to gather information about your visits to the Site and other websites, alternate the ads sent to a specific computer, and track how often an ad has been viewed and by whom. These cookies are linked to a computer and do not gather any personal information about you.
Other types of cookies
Cookies may be first party or third party. This refers to whether the cookie is set by our Site or by another third party website.
- First Party. First-party cookies are those set by the website that is being visited by the user at the time – the website displayed in the address bar of your browser.
- Third Party. Third-party cookies are cookies that are set by a domain other than that of the website you are visiting. If you visit a website and another entity sets the cookie through that website, this would be a third-party cookie.
Cookies may also be persistent or session cookies.
- Persistent cookies. These cookies remain on your device for the period of time specified in the cookie. They are used each time you visit the website that created the cookie.
- Session cookies. Session cookies are created temporarily. These cookies allow websites to link your actions during a browser session. A browser session starts you open the browser window and finishes when you close the browser window. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted.
Other tracking technologies
In addition to cookies, we may use web beacons, pixel tags, and other tracking technologies on the Site to help customize the Site and improve your experience. A “web beacon” or “pixel tag” is tiny object or image embedded in a web page or email. They are used to track the number of users who have visited particular pages and viewed emails, and acquire other statistical data. They collect only a limited set of data, such as a cookie number, time and date of page or email view, and a description of the page or email on which they reside. Web beacons and pixel tags cannot be declined. However, you can limit their use by controlling the cookies that interact with them.
The cookies we use
Cookies set by us (first party)
|_uetvid||Analytics||To store and track visits across websites.|
|_uetsid||Analytics||This cookies are used to collect analytical information about how visitors use the website. This information is used to compile report and improve site.|
|drift_campaign_refresh||Analytics||This is the session identifier token. It is used to tie the visitor on your website with a current website session within the Drift system. This is enables session-specific features, such as popping up a messaging only once during a 30 minute session as to prevent a disruptive experience.|
|_ga_4XE2VYSQ35||Analytics||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics.|
|_ga||Analytics||The _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognize unique visitors.|
|_gid||Analytics||Installed by Google Analytics, _gid cookie stores information on how visitors use a website, while also creating an analytics report of the website’s performance. Some of the data that are collected include the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously.|
|_gat_UA-50696906-1||Analytics||A variation of the _gat cookie set by Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager to allow website owners to track visitor behaviour and measure site performance. The pattern element in the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to.|
|_gcl_au||Analytics||Provided by Google Tag Manager to experiment advertisement efficiency of websites using their services.|
|__hstc||Analytics||This is the main cookie set by Hubspot, for tracking visitors. It contains the domain, initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number (increments for each subsequent session).|
|hubspotutk||Analytics||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.|
|__hssc||Functional||HubSpot sets this cookie to keep track of sessions and to determine if HubSpot should increment the session number and timestamps in the __hstc cookie.|
|__hssrc||Functional||This cookie is set by Hubspot whenever it changes the session cookie. The __hssrc cookie set to 1 indicates that the user has restarted the browser, and if the cookie does not exist, it is assumed to be a new session.|
|ajs_anonymous_id||Analytics||This cookie is set by Segment.io to check the number of ew and returning visitors to the website.|
|ajs_user_id||Analytics||The cookie is set by Segment.io and is used to analyze how you use the website|
|wordpress_google_apps_login||Functional||This is a functional cookie used for WordPress.This cookie allows the users to login to the site with their Google account.|
Cookies set by others (third party)
|__cf_bm||Functional||This cookie, set by Cloudflare, is used to support Cloudflare Bot Management.|
|MUID||Advertisement||Bing sets this cookie to recognize unique web browsers visiting Microsoft sites. This cookie is used for advertising, site analytics, and other operations.|
|_fbp||Advertisement||This cookie is set by Facebook to display advertisements when either on Facebook or on a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising, after visiting the website.|
|fr||Advertisement||Facebook sets this cookie to show relevant advertisements to users by tracking user behaviour across the web, on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin.|
|test_cookie||Advertisement||The test_cookie is set by doubleclick.net and is used to determine if the user’s browser supports cookies.|
|IDE||Advertisement||Google DoubleClick IDE cookies are used to store information about how the user uses the website to present them with relevant ads and according to the user profile.|
Control of cookies
Most browsers are set to accept cookies by default. However, you can remove or reject cookies in your browser’s settings. Please be aware that such action could affect the availability and functionality of the Site.
For more information on how to control cookies, check your browser or device’s settings for how you can control or reject cookies, or visit the following links:
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Iphone or Ipad (Chrome)
Iphone or Ipad (Safari)