Cookie Policy

Cookies Policy

1. Introduction

1.1    Our website uses cookies.

1.2    Insofar as those cookies are not strictly necessary for the provision of our website and services, we will ask you to consent to our use of cookies when you first visit our website.

2. About Cookies

2.1    A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.

2.2    Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.

2.3    Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.

3. Cookies that we use 

3.1    We use cookies for the following purposes:

(a)    personalisation – we use cookies to store information about your preferences and to personalise our website for you (cookies used for this purpose are:

Cookie NameProviderTypeExpiryDescription
langads.linkedin.comHTTPSessionRemembers the user’s selected language version of a website
langlinkedin.comHTTPSessionSet by LinkedIn when a web page contains an embedded “Follow us” panel.
_hjClosedSurveyInvitesHotjar.comHTTP365 daysHotjar cookie. This cookie is set once a visitor interacts with a Survey invitation modal popup. It is used to ensure that the same invite does not re-appear if it has already been shown.
_hjDonePollsHotjar.comHTTP365 daysHotjar cookie. This cookie is set once a visitor completes a poll using the Feedback Poll widget. It is used to ensure that the same poll does not re-appear if it has already been filled in.
_hjMinimizedPollsHotjar.comHTTP365 daysHotjar cookie. This cookie is set once a visitor minimizes a Feedback Poll widget. It is used to ensure that the widget stays minimizes when the visitor navigates through your site.
_hjDoneTestersWidgetsHotjar.comHTTP365 daysHotjar cookie. This cookie is set once a visitor submits their information in the Recruit User Testers widget. It is used to ensure that the same form does not re-appear if it has already been filled in.
_hjMinimizedTestersWidgetsHotjar.comHTTP365 daysHotjar cookie. This cookie is set once a visitor minimizes a Recruit User Testers widget. It is used to ensure that the widget stays minimizes when the visitor navigates through your site.
_hjIncludedInSampleHotjar.comHTTP365 daysHotjar cookie. This session cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether that visitor is included in the sample which is used to generate funnels.
_hjShownFeedbackMessageHotjar.comHTTP365 daysThis cookie is set when a visitor minimizes or completes Incoming Feedback. This is done so that the Incoming Feedback will load as minimized immediately if they navigate to another page where it is set to show.

(b)   Security – we use cookies as an element of the security measures used to protect user accounts, including preventing fraudulent use of login credentials, and to protect our website and services generally (cookies used for this purpose are: [identify cookies]);

(c)  Advertising – we use cookies to help us to display advertisements that will be relevant to you (cookies used for this purpose are:

Cookie NameProviderTypeExpiryDescription
_gcl_audigitalglue.euHTTP3 monthsUsed by Google Adsense for experimenting with adverstisement efficiency across websites using their services.
_hjIncludedInSampledigitalglue.euHTTPSessionDetermines if the user’s navigation should be registered in a certain statistical place holder.
ads/ga-audiencesGoogle.comPixelSessionUsed by Google Ads to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor’s online behavior across websites
bcookielinkedin.comHTTP2 yearsUsed by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.
BizoIDAds.linkedin.comHTTP29 DaysUsed to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor’s preferences.
bscookielinkedin.comHTTP2 yearsUsed by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.
IDEDoubleclick.netHTTP1 yearUsed by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user’s actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser’s ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.
Lidclinkedin.comHTTP1 dayUsed by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.
Pagead/1p-user-list#Google.comPixelSessionUnclassified
Test_cookieDoubleclick.netHTTP29 daysUsed to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor’s preferences.
UserMatchHistoryLinkedin.comHTTP29 daysUsed to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor’s preferences.
Facebook PixelFacebook.comHTTP180 DaysThis Cookie is placed by Facebook. It enables to measure, optimize and build audiences for advertising campaigns served on Facebook.

(d) Analysis – we use cookies to help us to analyse the use and performance of our website and services (cookies used for this purpose are:

Cookie NameProviderTypeExpiryDescription
_gadigitalglue.euHTTP2 yearsRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
_gatdigitalglue.euHTTP1 dayUsed by Google Analytics to throttle request rate
_giddigitalglue.euHTTP1 dayRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
vuidvimeo.comHTTP2 yearsCollects data on the user’s visits to the website, such as which pages have been read.

(e)   Unclassified – Unclassified cookies are cookies that we are in the process of classifying, together with the providers of individual cookies.

Cookie NameProviderTypeExpiryDescription
Fca_eoi_pagecountdigitalglue.euHTTPSessionUnclassified

4.    Cookies used by our service providers

4.1    Our service providers use cookies and those cookies may be stored on your computer when you visit our website.

4.2    We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website. Google Analytics gathers information about website use by means of cookies. The information gathered relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website. Google’s privacy policy is available at: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

 

5.    Managing cookies

5.1    Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and to delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version. You can however obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies via these links:

(a)    https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en (Chrome);

(b)    https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences (Firefox);

(c)    http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/cookies/ (Opera);

(d)    https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies (Internet Explorer);

(e)    https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411 (Safari); and

(f)    https://privacy.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10-microsoft-edge-and-privacy (Edge).

5.2    Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.

5.3    If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.

 

6.    Cookie preferences

6.1    You can manage your preferences relating to the use of cookies on our website by clicking the cookies cog in the left-hand corner of our website.

 

7.   Our details

7.1    This website is owned and operated by Digital Glue Limited.

7.2    We are registered in England and Wales under registration number 08574383 and our registered office is at G6 The Arch, 48-52 Floodgate Street, Birmingham, United Kingdom, B5 5SL

7.3    Our principal place of business is at G6 The Arch, 48-52 Floodgate Street, Birmingham, United Kingdom, B5 5SL

7.4    You can contact us:

(a)    by post, to the postal address given above;

(b)    using our website contact form;

(c)    by telephone, on the contact number published on our website from time to time; or

(d)    by email, using the email address published on our website from time to time.