What is a Cookie and What Do We Use?
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work in a better, more efficient way. They can do this because websites can read and write these files, enabling them to recognize you and remember important information that will make your use of a website more convenient (e.g. by remembering your user preferences).
Below we list the different types of cookies we may use on the Site. Please see our latest cookie declaration for more details, last updated on December 17, 2018.
Performance cookies, which are sometimes called analytics cookies, collect information about your use of this Site and enable us to improve the way it works. They allow our web and marketing team to create the best possible experience for our site’s users. For example, performance cookies show us which are the most frequently visited pages on the Site, allow us to see the overall patterns of usage on the Site, help us record any difficulties you have with the Site and show us whether our advertising is effective or not.
Performance cookies on this Site may include:
- Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager. Information about opting out of Google Analytics can be found on the Google Analytics site.\
GetClicky (Clicky): A real-time analytics platform, Clicky allows us to report and analysis our website and campaign performance to offer users the best possible experience. Find our more: http://clicky.com/terms
In some circumstances, we may use functionality cookies. Functionality cookies allow us to remember the choices you make on our Site and to provide enhanced and more personalized features, such as customizing a certain webpage, remembering if we have asked you to participate in a promotion and for other services you request, like watching a video or commenting on a blog. All of these features help us to improve your visit to the Site.
Functional cookies on this Site may include:
Vimeo: A video player on our website that enables you to watch and pause video content.
ShareThis: A social sharing widget placed in a site to enable
Opting out of ShareThis can be found: https://www.sharethis.com/privacy
Marketing Cookies (Targeting or Advertising)
Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.
Opting out of third party targeting or advertising cookies does not necessarily mean that you will not see our advertising on third party websites, only that this advertising will not be targeted to you through the use of third party cookies.
Marketing cookies on this Site may include:
Adobe Audience Manager (Demdex): The demdex cookie helps Adobe Audience Manger perform basic functions such as visitor identification, ID synchronization, segmentation, modeling, reporting, etc.
AppNexus. Used by Microsoft and other advertising platforms 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. Find more information and opt-out: https://www.appnexus.com/en/company/platform-privacy-policy
DoubleClick. Used 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.
Opt Out information: https://www.google.com/settings/ads
Efficient Frontier An online performance and social media marketing platform, manages social media campaigns for advertisers and agencies. This site may collect information about your use of the site and across different sites and mobile apps, and across devices over time.
Google AdWords: Used for marketing to serve ads to audiences based on interests and behaviour, as well as to audiences who have previously visited our site. Find out more: https://policies.google.com/privacy
Keywee: Content distribution and performance measurement platform. Data is used to place content and advertise across a network of publishers. Find out more: https://keywee.co/privacy-policy/
Mathtag (Media Math): Provide of advertising services, data is used for Ad Serving, Ad Targeting, Analytics /Measurement, Content Customization, Cross Device Tracking, Optimization. Find out more: http://www.mediamath.com/privacy-policy/
Media6 Degrees/Dstillery: Provider of technology to manage collection, storage, protection, segmentation and use of online data. DMPs are also used to manage users' privacy preferences. Find out more: http://dstillery.com/privacy-policy/
Quantcast: A multi-purpose marketing platform offering in-depth analytics and ad targeting solutions to help us deliver intelligent, valuable campaigns to users. Find out more: https://www.quantcast.com/privacy/
SiteScout: Advertising media buyers and solution providers. Data is used for Ad Serving, Ad Targeting, Analytics /Measurement, Content Customization. Find out more: http://www.sitescout.com/privacy/
Tapad: Tapad Inc. is a marketing technology firm renowned for its breakthrough, unified, cross-device solutions. Data is used for Ad Serving, Ad Targeting, Analytics /Measurement, Content Customization and Optimization. Find out more: https://www.tapad.com/privacy-policy/
Tribal Fusion: A digital marketing solutions company and is a seller of aggregated publisher ad inventory from many websites. Many ad networks use proprietary technology and partner with data aggregators to target ads. Find out more: http://exponential.com/our-company/privacy/
TubeMogul (Adobe): Offer programmatic advertising software, enabling brands to play, buy, measure and optimize their global advertising. Data is used for Ad Serving, Ad Targeting, Analytics /Measurement, Content Customization and Optimization. Find out more: https://www.adobe.com/privacy/marketing-cloud.html
Yahoo: Online advertising network and platform for publishers to sell advertising space and buyers to bid on space. Data is used for Ad Serving, Ad Targeting, Analytics /Measurement, Content Customization and Optimization. Find out more: https://policies.oath.com/us/en/oath/privacy/index.html
YouTube: Provider of advertising services in the form of recorded content or live stream broadcasted through web browsers or televised channels. Data is used for Ad Serving, Ad Targeting, Analytics /Measurement, Content Customization, Optimization. Find out more: https://policies.google.com/privacy
Unclassified cookies are cookies that we are in the process of classifying, together with the providers of individual cookies.
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