Information about our use of cookies

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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 recognise 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 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 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:

Company Cookie Service Cookie name Purpose More Info
AppNexus .adnxs.com uuid2 This cookie contains a unique randomly-generated value that enables the Platform to distinguish browsers and devices. It is matched against information – such as advertising interest segments and histories of ads shown in the browser or device – provided by clients or other third parties and stored on the Platform. This information is used by clients to select advertisements for delivery by the Platform, and to measure the performance of, and attribute payment for, those advertisements. In addition, to enable clients to use non-PII they collect outside the Platform or acquire from other third parties, this cookie is sometimes matched to clients’ or other third parties’ cookies that contain such non-PII. https://www.appnexus.com/en/company/cookie-policy
AppNexus .adnxs.com anj The anj cookie contains data denoting whether a cookie ID is synced with our partners. ID syncing enables our partners to use their data from outside the Platform on the Platform. (See our platform privacy page for more info.) https://www.appnexus.com/en/company/cookie-policy
AppNexus .adnxs.com sess The sess cookie contains a single non-unique value: “1”. It is used by the Platform to test whether a browser is configured to accept cookies from AppNexus. https://www.appnexus.com/en/company/cookie-policy
Get Clicky .g2crowd.com __cfduid Conversion Tracking https://clicky.com/help/faq/features/cookies
Get Clicky .zotabox.com __cfduid Conversion Tracking  
Facebook Facebook Pixel fr Targeting/Advertising https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/
Facebook – Atlas Solutions .atdmt.com AA003 Targeting/Advertising https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/
Facebook – Atlas Solutions .atdmt.com ATN Targeting/Advertising https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/
G2Crowd Gartner tracking.g2crowd.com _session_id Conversion Tracking https://www.g2crowd.com/static/privacy
Google Google Analytics _gat_gtag_UA_53701938_2 These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245
Google Google Analytics _gat These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Google Google Analytics _gid These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Google Google Analytics __utmb These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Google Google Analytics _ga These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Google Google SIDCC Advertising targeting https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Google Youtube VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Analytics & Tracking https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Google Youtube YSC Analytics & Tracking https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Google Youtube PREF Analytics & Tracking https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Google Google Website Optimiser __utmxx Used to determine a user’s inclusion in an experiment.  
Google Google Website Optimiser __utmx Used to determine a user’s inclusion in an experiment. https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Google Google Website Optimiser __utmx_k Used to determine a user’s inclusion in an experiment. https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Google DoubleClick DoubleClick IDE Targeting/Advertising https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Google DoubleClick DoubleClick test_cookie Targeting/Advertising https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Instapage api.instagram.com instapage-variant-XXXXXXXX Analytics & Tracking  
Instapage api.instagram.com instapage-visit- Analytics & Tracking  
Instapage api.instagram.com instapage.conversion Analytics & Tracking  
Open X .openx.net i Targeting/Advertising https://www.openx.com/legal/privacy-policy/
Grow   __distillery This cookie is used by our video player to remember where you are in a video so that if playback is interrupted (for example, by losing your internet connection) then you can get right back to where you left off. https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Grow PHP Session ID PHPSESSID The PHPSESSID cookie is native to PHP and enables websites to store serialised state data. On the Action website it is used to establish a user session and to pass state data via a temporary cookie, which is commonly referred to as a session cookie. As the PHPSESSID cookie has no timed expiry, it disappears when the client is closed.  
Grow Grow _ZB_ADMIN_LAST_URL_    
Grow Grow _ZB_STATIC_DR_currentSessionTimeVisit    
Grow Grow _ZB_STATIC_DR_firstTimeVisit    
    _ZB_STATIC_656622_STATUS_cookie_notification    
Grow Grow _ZB_STATIC_DR_isEU    
Grow Grow _ZB_STATIC_DR_widgetsUpdateTime    
Grow Grow _ZB_STATS_IMPRESSION_FREEMIUM_    
Grow Grow _ZB_STATS_IMPRESSION.836c8704    
Grow Grow _ZB_STATS_VISIT    
Hotjar Hotjar _hjIncludedInSample This session cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether that visitor is included in the sample which is used to generate funnels. https://www.hotjar.com/cookies
Intercom Intercom _mkra_ctxt Enables Intercom (www.intercom.com) to track user activities and any ongoing Intercom conversations. https://www.intercom.com/terms-and-policies
Intercom Intercom intercom-id-jxjj2ulc Enables Intercom (www.intercom.com) to track user activities and any ongoing Intercom conversations. https://www.intercom.com/terms-and-policies
LinkedIn LinkedIn _bizo_bzid Analytics & Tracking https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy
LinkedIn LinkedIn _bizo_cksm Analytics & Tracking https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy
LinkedIn LinkedIn _bizo_np_stats Targeting/Advertising https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy
LinkedIn LinkedIn bscookie Secure browser ID cookie         https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy
LinkedIn LinkedIn lidc Used for routing. Share buttons and ad tags https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy
LinkedIn LinkedIn bcookie Browser ID cookie. Share buttons and ad tags https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy
LinkedIn LinkedIn Ads BizoData LinkedIn insights and ads tags https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy
LinkedIn LinkedIn Ads BizoID LinkedIn insights and ads tags https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy
LinkedIn LinkedIn Ads BizoUserMatchHistory LinkedIn insights and ads tags https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy
LinkedIn LinkedIn Ads lang Targeting/Advertising https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy
LinkedIn LinkedIn Ads JSESSIONID Targeting/Advertising https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy
Marketo Marketo BIGipServersj19web-app_https Analytics & Tracking https://documents.marketo.com/legal/privacy/
Marketo Marketo _mkto_trk Analytics & Tracking https://documents.marketo.com/legal/privacy/
Microsoft Bing Ads _uetsid Targeting/Advertising  
Microsoft Bing Ads MUID Targeting/Advertising  
Microsoft Bing Ads MUIDB Targeting/Advertising  
Pubmatic .pubmatic.com KRTBCOOKIE_80 Targeting/Advertising https://pubmatic.com/legal/platform-cookie-policy/
Pubmatic .pubmatic.com PUBMDCID Targeting/Advertising https://pubmatic.com/legal/platform-cookie-policy/
Pubmatic .pubmatic.com PugT Targeting/Advertising https://pubmatic.com/legal/platform-cookie-policy/
Quantcast Quantcast __qca Targeting/Advertising https://www.quantcast.com/privacy/
Quantcast Quantcount Targeting/Advertising https://www.quantcast.com/privacy/
Quantcast .quantserve.com mc Targeting/Advertising https://www.quantcast.com/privacy/
Quora q.quora.com m-b Conversion Tracking  
Rubicon Project .rubiconproject.com put_2249 Targeting/Advertising https://rubiconproject.com/privacy/
Rubicon Project .rubiconproject.com rpb Targeting/Advertising https://rubiconproject.com/privacy/
Rubicon Project .pixel.rubiconproject.com rpx Targeting/Advertising https://rubiconproject.com/privacy/
Rubicon Project .rubiconproject.com khaos Targeting/Advertising https://rubiconproject.com/privacy/
Rubicon Project pixel.rubiconproject.com c Targeting/Advertising https://rubiconproject.com/privacy/
Twitter Twitter guest_id Targeting/Advertising https://help.twitter.com/en/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies
Twitter Twitter personalization_id Targeting/Advertising https://help.twitter.com/en/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies
Yield Lab .yieldlab.net id Targeting/Advertising http://www.yieldlab.com/meta-navigation/data-protection/

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

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Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire as noted in the above table.