A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. 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 improve page load times and page load balancing.
- 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/advertising cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We may 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. More information about certain of these cookies can be found at: .
|__cfduid||Cookie associated with sites using CloudFlare, used to speed up page load times. According to CloudFlare it is used to override any security restrictions based on the IP address the visitor is coming from. It does not contain any user identification information.|
|persistent||1 year||Strictly necessary|
|__hssc||This cookie name is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform. It is reported by them as being used for website analytics.|
|__hssrc||This cookie name is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform. It is reported by them as being used for website analytics.|
|ajs_anonymous_id||These cookies are generally used for Analytics and help count how many people visit a certain site by tracking if you have visited before. This cookie has a lifespan of 1 year.|
|hubspotutk||This cookie name is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform. HubSpot report that its purpose is user authentication. As a persistent rather than a session cookie it cannot be classified as Strictly Necessary.|
|__hstc||This cookie name is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform. It is reported by them as being used for website analytics.|
|ajs_group_id||These cookies track visitor usage and events within the website. Cookies in this domain have lifespan of 1 year.|
|zero_interaction||This is an unclassified cookie used by typeform.com. More information can be found by contacting Typeform.|
|_ga||This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics – which is a significant update to Google’s more commonly used analytics service. 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 sites analytics reports. By default it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customizable by website owners.|
|ajs_user_id||This cookie helps track visitor usage, events, target marketing, and can also measure application performance and stability. Cookies in this domain have lifespan of 1 year.|
|device_view||Associated with the MobileDetectBundle library for the Symfony PHP web development framework. Used for adaptive/responsive sites to determine which version should be served according to the users device (e.g. desktop or mobile).|
|_gat||This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics, according to documentation it is used to throttle the request rate – limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. It expires after 10 minutes.|
|_gid||This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This appears to be a new cookie and as of Spring 2017 no information is available from Google. It appears to store and update a unique value for each page visited.|
|attribution_user_id||This is an unclassified cookie used by typeform.com. More information can be found by contacting Typeform.|
|IDE||This cookie carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the said website.|
|GPS||GPS cookies are used by YouTube to record your geographic location when you watch a video on www.youtube.com. Pages on www.c42d.com that have embedded a video on YouTube will put this cookie.|
|YSC||This cookie is set by YouTube to track views of embedded videos.|
|VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||This cookie is set by Youtube to keep track of user preferences for Youtube videos embedded in sites; it can also determine whether the website visitor is using the new or old version of the Youtube interface.|
|vuid||These cookies are used by the Vimeo video player on websites.|
|__utmt||This cookie is set by Google Analytics. According to their documentation it is used to throttle the request rate for the service – limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. It expires after 10 minutes.|
|__utmz||This is one of the four main cookies set by the Google Analytics service which enables website owners to track visitor behavior measure of site performance. This cookie identifies the source of traffic to the site – so Google Analytics can tell site owners where visitors came from when arriving on the site. The cookie has a life span of 6 months and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.|
|__utmb||This is one of the four main cookies set by the Google Analytics service which enables website owners to track visitor behavior and measure site performance. This cookie determines new sessions and visits and expires after 30 minutes. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. Any activity by a user within the 30 minute life span will count as a single visit, even if the user leaves and then returns to the site. A return after 30 minutes will count as a new visit, but a returning visitor.|
|__utmc||This is one of the four main cookies set by the Google Analytics service which enables website owners to track visitor behavior and measure site performance. It is not used in most sites but is set to enable interoperability with the older version of Google Analytics code known as Urchin. In this older versions this was used in combination with the __utmb cookie to identify new sessions/visits for returning visitors. When used by Google Analytics this is always a Session cookie which is destroyed when the user closes their browser. Where it is seen as a Persistent cookie it is therefore likely to be a different technology setting the cookie.|
|_uv_id||Collects data on the user’s visits to the website, such as which pages have been read.|
|bcookie||This is a Microsoft MSN 1st party cookie for sharing the content of the website via social media.|
|SERVERID||Usually used for load balancing. Identifies the server that delivered the last page to the browser. Associated with the HAProxy Load Balancer software.|
|persistent||1 year||Strictly necessary|
|language||There are many different types of cookies associated with this name, and a more detailed look at how it is used on a particular website is generally recommended. However, in most cases it will likely be used to store language preferences, potentially to serve up content in the stored language. The ICC category given here is based on this usage.|
|__utma||This is one of the four main cookies set by the Google Analytics service which enables website owners to track visitor behavior and measure site performance. This cookie lasts for 2 years by default and distinguishes between users and sessions. It it used to calculate new and returning visitor statistics. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. The lifespan of the cookie can be customized by website owners.|
|UID||This cookie provides a uniquely assigned, machine-generated user ID and gathers data about activity on the website. This data may be sent to a 3rd party for analysis and reporting.|
|UIDR||This cookie is set to measure the number and behavior of website visitors coming and going. It helps the website send out surveys to better understand user preferences.|