Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer's hard drive through your web browser to enable our systems to recognise your browser and to provide enhanced features.
The "help" portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. However, cookies allow you to take full advantage of some of our advanced features, and we recommend that you leave them turned on.
The cookies that we use enable us to:
- facilitate your access to the website
- measure your usage of the website
- measure the performance of the website
- understand what interests you when you are browsing the website
Google and third-party vendors cookies:
- Third-party vendors, including Google, show our ads on sites on the internet.
|Cookie provider||Cookie name||Expiration period||Purpose|
|1 month 1 year At the end of the browsing session||Used to record your cookie preferences. Used to distinguish users. This cookie allows us to maintain a visitor session on our website, for example by remembering if a visitor is logged into our customer centre.|
|Google Ads||_gads||13 months EEA UK / 24 months elsewhere||This cookie is used to track the number of times you have seen a particular ad. It is set by Google when you visit a website that uses Google advertising services.|
|Google Ads||ANID||13 months EEA UK / 24 months elsewhere||This cookie is similar to the NID cookie, but it is used to track users who have opted out of personalized advertising.|
|Google Ads||IDE||13 months EEA UK / 24 months elsewhere||This cookie is used to track the effectiveness of Google advertising campaigns. It is set by Google when you view an ad that is served by Google.|
|Google Ads||NID||6 months||(Numerical IDentifier) cookie: This cookie is used to store your interests and preferences so that Google can show you more relevant ads. It is set by Google when you visit a website that uses Google advertising services.|
|BingAds||MUID||13 months||This is a Microsoft cookie that contains a GUID assigned to your browser. It gets set when you interact with a Microsoft property, including a UET beacon call or a visit to a Microsoft property through the browser.|
|BingAds||_uetvid||390 days||UET assigns this unique, anonymized visitor ID, representing a unique visitor. UET stores this data in a first-party cookie.|
|BingAds||_uetsid||After 30 minutes of idleness||This contains the session ID for a unique session on the site.|
|BingAds||_uetmsclkid||90 days||This is the Microsoft Click ID, which is used to improve the accuracy of conversion tracking. Note: UET sets a first-party cookie on your site’s domain for this parameter. When auto-tagging of the Microsoft Click ID is enabled, the ad click information is generated at ad click time and appended to the landing page URL.|
|Google Ads (DoubleClick)||
|Insights Tag||180 days||please see https://www.linkedin.com/legal/l/cookie-table#personalizedadvertising for more information|