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- 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.
- 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:
|Functional||visitor||Cookie that, when enabled, won't display the cookie notification in the header||-|
|Performance||__utma, __utmb, __utmc, _utmt, __utmv, __utmz, __qca, __utm.gif||Collects data on where the user came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked and what search term was used. Used by Google Analytics.||Google Analytics is Google's free web analytics tool that helps website owners understand how their visitors engage with their website. Google Analytics collect information anonymously, and it reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. Google Analytics uses it's own set of cookies to track visitor interactions. These cookies are used to store information, such as what time the current visit occured, whether the visitor has been to the site before, and what site referred the visitor to the web page. Google Analytics customers can view a variety of reports about how visitors interact with their website so they can improve their website and how people find it. A different set of cookies is used for each website, and visitors are not tracked across multiple sites.|
|Performance||v.gif||VWO is the all-in-one platform that helps College of Public Speaking conduct visitor research, build an optimization roadmap, and run continuous experimentation.||VWO is an A/B testing platform that observes and understands visitor actions - what makes them leave landing pages, abandon shopping carts, and exit funnels. VWO allows College of Public Speaking to record it's research observations to brainstorm and prioritize testing ideas. As a result of this College of Public Speaking can deliver customized content to hand-picked visitor segments based on their preferences.|
|Performance||vuid||Collects data on the user's visits to the web site, such as which pages have been read.||These cookies are used by Vimeo to collect analytics tracking information. Vimeo’s embeddable video player uses first-party cookies that are considered essential to the video player experience.|
|Targeting||_omappvp, _omappvs||Used by the lead generation platform Optin Monster to determine if the visitor is returning and has visited the web site before.||-|
|Targeting||ads/ga-audiences||Used by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor's online behaviour across websites.||-|
|Targeting||anj, bounce, uuid2, seg||Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user's device. The ID is used for targeted ads. adnxs.com||-|
|Targeting||bcookie, bscookie, lidc||Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.||-|
|Targeting||cw_id, pdv, uid||Creates a unique, machin e-generated user ID. Add This, which is owned by Clearspring Technologies, uses the user ID to make it possible for the user to share content across social networks and provide detailed statistics to various providers. addthis.com||-|
|Targeting||fr, tr||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.||-|
|Targeting||i, w/1.0/sd||openx.net - Registers anonymised user data, such as IP address, geographical location , visited websites, and what ads the user has clicked, with the purpose of optimising ad display based on the user's movement on websites that use the same ad network.||-|
|Targeting||i/adsct, i/jot, personalization_id||Used to track sales that can be attributed to Twitter activity and to track the behaviour of visitors to College of Public Speaking from Twitter.||-|
|Targeting||IDE, test_cookie||Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the web site 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.||-|
|Targeting||MUID, MUIDB||Used widely by Microsoft as a unique user ID. The cookie enables user tracking by synchronising the ID across many Microsoft domains.||-|
|Targeting||NID||Used by Google. Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user's device. The ID is used for targeted ads.||-|
|Targeting||pa_#_ts, pa_uid, cb, cs, seg||prfct.co - Used across websites that use the same ad network to display ads to the other advertisers in the network.||-|
|Targeting||tap.php||Registers anonymised user data, such as IP address, geographical location, visited websites, and what ads the user has clicked, with the purpose of optimising ad display based on the user's movement on websites that use the same ad network.||-|
|Unclassified||_rtfl_s_handshake_guid, _uetsid, _vwo_uuid_v2, cmp999839708||Unclassified||Unclassified cookies are cookies that we are in the process of classifying, together with the providers of individual cookies.|
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