A cookie is a small file which is placed on your computer’s hard drive and allows web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
We give you control over the types of cookies you decide to accept from our website. These are grouped as follows:
|PHPSESSID||Used to establish a user session and to pass state data via a temporary cookie, which is commonly referred to as a session cookie.||When the browsing session ends|
|aelia_cs_selected_currency||Sets current currency.||1 day|
|alt-cookies-nice-to-have||Checks if the nice to have cookies are allowed.||3 months|
|alt-cookies-advertising||Checks if the advertising cookies are allowed.||3 months|
|alt-cookies-set||Checks if the cookie form has been submitted.||3 months|
|ga-disable-UA-61447653-1||Disables the Google Analytics cookies||3 months|
|__cfduid||Used to display user reviews.||1 year|
|vuid||Used to display and deliver videos on our website.||2 years|
|qbClosed-<bot path>||Stores whether the user has interacted with the bot.||When the browser session ends|
|qbStartCount-<bot path>||Stores the number of times the widget was loaded.||When the browser session ends|
|qbStoredData-<bot path>||Session storage for storing the bot state. (optionally, when restore bot is used)||1 hour|
|IDE||Third party These cookies set by a third party (DoubleClick) and are used for serving targeted advertisements that are relevant to you across the web.||13 months|
|test_cookie||Used to determine if the website visitor’s browser supports cookies.||Immediately|
|_ga||This helps us count how many people visit certikit.com by tracking if you have visited before.||2 years|
|_gat||Used to manage the performance of Google Analytics data collection.||1 minute|
|_gid||Used by Google Analytics to store information about the pages you visit on our website.||1 day|
|_fbp||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers||3 months|
|fr||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.||3 months|
|_gcl_au||Used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites.||3 months|
|ads/ga-audiences||Used by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor ‘s on line behaviour across websites.||immediately|
Microsoft Ads cookies allow us to identify you as a previous customer so that relevant advertisements appear for you when you search through Bing. Learn more about Bing cookies at http://advertise.bingads.microsoft.com/en-uk/privacy-policy.
|SRCHHPGUSR||This cookie is an analytics service that connects data from the Bing advertising network with actions performed on the website.||2 years|
|OIDI||This is set by a third party service Bing for advertisement tracking purposes||1 year|
|_RwBf||This is set by a third party service Bing for advertisement tracking purposes.||1 year|
|_HPVN||This is a Microsoft MSN 1st party cookie that ensures the proper functioning of the website.|
|MUID||Microsoft User Identifier tracking cookie used by Bing Ads||1 year|
|SRCHUSR||This cookie is an analytics service that connects data from the Bing advertising network with actions performed on the website.||2 years|
|MSCC||These cookies track user behaviour through the site and interactions with the Bing Maps API.||6 months|
|ANON||This is a Microsoft MSN 1st party cookie to enable user-based content|
|UserMatchHistory||LinkedIn Ads ID syncing||30 days|
|AnalyticsSyncHistory||Used to store information about the time a sync with the lms_analytics cookie took place for users in the Designated Countries||30 days|
|li_oatml||Used to identify LinkedIn Members off LinkedIn for advertising and analytics outside the Designated Countries and, for a limited time, advertising in the Designated Countries||30 days|
|lms_ads||Used to identify LinkedIn Members off LinkedIn in the Designated Countries for advertising||30 days|
|lms_analytics||Used to identify LinkedIn Members in the Designated Countries for analytics||30 days|
|li_fat_id||Member indirect identifier for Members for conversion tracking, retargeting, analytics||30 days|
|li_sugr||Used to make a probabilistic match of a user’s identity outside the Designated Countries||90 days|
|U||Browser Identifier for users outside the Designated Countries||3 months|
|_guid||Used to identify a LinkedIn Member for advertising through Google Ads||90 days|
|BizographicsOptOut||Determine opt-out status for 3rd party tracking||10 years|
|li_giant||Indirect indentifier for groups of LinkedIn Members used for conversion tracking||7 days|
It was like having your hand held through the whole confusing and frustrating process of getting GDPR compliant, making it much more bearable.
Nice to have cookies are ones which make our website easier to use.
Reviews.co.uk – this displays user reviews of our products on our website
Vimeo – allows you to play product explainer videos
Advertising cookies may be turned off without affecting your experience of our website.
DoubleClick/Google – used for serving targeted advertisements that are relevant to you across the web
Google Analytics – used to collect statistics about site usage