What are cookies?
Cookies are small data files of information that a website or mobile application transfers to your hard drive or mobile device to store and sometimes track information about you.
Cookies are normally used to make websites or mobile applications work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the website or mobile application.
Types of cookies
Cookies may be set by the website or app you are using (called “first-party cookies”) or by a third party, such as those who provide analytics on the website or app (“third-party cookies”).
Our cookies include cookies that are strictly necessary, functionality cookies, targeting cookies and cookies related to analytics/performance. These cookies are further explained below:
- Strictly necessary cookies: These cookies are required for the operation of our Website.
- Analytical or performance cookies: 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 recognise you when you return to our Website. This enables us to personalise 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 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.
Cookies we set
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
|test_cookie||.doubleclick.net||Advertisement||This cookie is set by doubleclick.net. The purpose of the cookie is to determine if the user’s browser supports cookies.||15 minutes|
|bscookie||www.linkedin.com||Advertisement||This cookie is a browser ID cookie set by Linked share Buttons and ad tags.||2 years|
|_ga||.creative-itc.com||Analytics||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|
|_gid||.creative-itc.com||Analytics||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|
|_gat_gtag_UA_82334940_1||.creative-itc.com||Analytics||This cookie is set by Google and is used to distinguish users.||1 minute|
|_gcl_au||.creative-itc.com||Analytics||This cookie is used by Google Analytics to understand user interaction with the website.||3 months|
|lang||.ads.linkedin.com||Functional||This cookie is used to store the language preferences of a user to serve up content in that stored language the next time user visit the website.||session|
|bcookie||.linkedin.com||Functional||This cookie is set by LinkedIn. The purpose of the cookie is to enable LinkedIn functionalities on the page.||2 years|
|lidc||.linkedin.com||Functional||This cookie is set by LinkedIn and is used for routing.||1 day|
|lang||.linkedin.com||Functional||This cookie is used to store the language preferences of a user to serve up content in that stored language the next time user visit the website.||session|
|_GRECAPTCHA||www.google.com||Necessary||This cookie is set by Google. In addition to certain standard Google cookies, reCAPTCHA sets a necessary cookie (_GRECAPTCHA) when executed for the purpose of providing its risk analysis.||5 months 27 days|
|UserMatchHistory||.linkedin.com||Other||Linkedin – Used to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor’s preferences.||1 month|
|AnalyticsSyncHistory||.linkedin.com||Other||No description||1 month|
|li_gc||.linkedin.com||Other||No description||2 years|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary||.creative-itc.com||Necessary||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category “Necessary”.||1 year|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-performance||.creative-itc.com||Necessary||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category “Performance”.||1 year|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-analytics||.creative-itc.com||Necessary||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent WordPress Plugin. The cookie is used to remember the user consent for the cookies under the category “Analytics”.||1 year|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-advertisement||.creative-itc.com||Necessary||The cookie is set by GDPR cookie consent to record the user consent for the cookies in the category “Advertisement”.||1 year|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-others||.creative-itc.com||Necessary||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category “Others”.||1 year|
Changing your cookie settings.
Please note that internet browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings are usually found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your internet browser. In order to understand these settings, the following links may be helpful. Otherwise, you should use the ‘Help’ option in your internet browser for more details.
- Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
- Cookie settings in Firefox
- Cookie settings in Chrome
- Cookie settings in Safari
- Cookie settings in Microsoft Edge
- Cookie settings in Opera
Can I withdraw my consent?
If you wish to withdraw your consent to the use of certain cookies (with the exception of necessary cookies), you are able to do this at any time. You can do this by using your internet browser settings (as linked to above).