Cookie Policy

Information about our use of cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
  • Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognize you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalize our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • Targeting 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 to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

_ga2 yearsGoogle Analytics: This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the site’s analytics reports. Main purpose is performance
_gid1 dayGoogle Analytics: Used to distinguish users
_gcl_au3 monthsGoogle AdSense: This cookie is used to experiment with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services.
_gat_gtag_UA_92955009_11 minuteGoogle Analytics: Stores a unique user ID
__hstc6 monthsHubSpot: Measure the duration of session visits
__hssc30 minutesHubSpot: Analytics session cookie to determine sessoin number and time stamps
__hssrcSession durationUsed to determine if a session is a new session
__hs_do_not_track6 monthsHubSpot: Designates a user has opted out of tracking, preventing tracking codes from sending any information to HubSpot
__hs_cookie_cat_pref6 monthsHubSpot: Records cookie categories a visitor consented to.
hubspotutk6 monthsHubSpot: authenticates user identity
bcookie1 yearLinkedIn: Used by LinkedIn to track the use of embedded services.
AnalyticsSyncHistory1 monthLinkedIn: Store information about the time a sync with lms_analytics cookie took place for users in designated countries
IDE1 yearDoubleClick (owned by Google): Used for targeting, analyzing and optimization of ad campaigns in DoubleClick/Google Marketing Suite
langSession durationLinkedIn: Used to remember a user’s language setting
li_sugr3 monthsLinkedIn: Used to make a probabilistic match of a user’s identity outside the Designated Countries
lidc1 dayLinkedIn: Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.
test_cookie15 minutesDoubleClick (owned by Google): determines if the website visitor’s browser supports cookies
U3 monthsLinkedIn: Browser Identifier for users outside the Designated Countries
hs-membership-csrfSession durationHubSpot: Ensures content membership logins cannot be forged.
hs-messages-hide-welcome-message1 dayHubSpot: This cookie is used to prevent the chat widget (if used by the site) welcome message from appearing again for one day after it is dismissed.
hs-messages-is-open30 minutesHubSpot: Determines whether the chat widget (if used on the site) is open for future visits and saves chat information for open sessions.
hs_ab_testSession durationThis cookie is used to consistently serve visitors the same version of an A/B test page they’ve seen before.
hs_langswitcher_choice2 yearsHubSpot: Save a visitor’s selected language choice when viewing pages in multiple languages.
_key14 daysHubSpot: When visiting a password-protected page, this cookie is set so future visits to the page from the same browser do not require login again.
__cfruidSession durationHubSpot: This cookie is set by HubSpot’s CDN provider because of their rate limiting policies. It expires at the end of the session.
__cf_bm30 minutesHubSpot: This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots. This is beneficial for the website, in order to make valid reports on the use of their website.
__hsmem7 daysHubSpot: This cookie is set when visitors log in to a HubSpot-hosted site.
li_gc6 monthsLinkedIn: Used to store guest consent to the use of cookies for non-essential purposes
UserMatchHistory1 monthLinkedIn: This cookie is used to track visitors so that more relevant ads can be presented based on the visitor’s preferences.
messagesUtk6 monthsHubSpot: This cookie is used to recognize visitors who chat with you via the chatflows tool (if used on the site).
ln_or1 dayLinkedIn: Used to determine if Oribi analytics can be carried out on a specific domain

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

You have a variety of tools to control the data collected by cookies, web beacons, and similar technologies. For example, you can use controls in your internet browser to limit how the websites you visit are able to use cookies and to withdraw your consent by clearing or blocking cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 2 years.

Updated as of December 15, 2022