Cookies

What are cookies?

Cookies are small data files stored on your computer by the websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide business and marketing information to the owners of the site.

Aptitude Software’s use of cookies

Our website uses strictly necessary, functional and targeting cookies to enhance your overall experience, to analyze your use and assist in our promotion and marketing efforts..

Cookies may be set by Aptitude Software (‘first party cookies’) or they may be set by other websites who run content on our Website (‘third party cookies’). This Website may also contain content embedded from external sites, for example, Twitter and Linkedin, and these sites may set their own cookies. Similarly, when you use one of the share buttons on this Website, a cookie may be set by the service you have chosen to share content through. Aptitude Software does not control the dissemination of these cookies and does not block cookies from those websites. You should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.

Summary of cookies used on this website

Cookie Name Description Expiration Cookies Category Details
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__unam The “__unam” cookie is set as part of the ShareThis service and monitors “click-stream” activity, e.g. web pages viewed, navigation from page to page, time spent on each page etc. The ShareThis service only personally identifies you if you have separately signed up with ShareThis for a ShareThis account and given them your consent. You can read the ShareThis privacy policy here. This page also explains how you can opt out of the tracking aspects of the ShareThis Service if you wish to. 9 months ShareThis Analytics
__stid See ShareThis Cookie policy above. 1 year ShareThis
IDE We also use one or more cookies for advertising we serve across the web. One of the main advertising cookies on non-Google sites is named ‘IDE‘ and is stored in browsers under the domain doubleclick.net. 1 year Google Analytics Advertising
NID These 3rd Google cookies are used to track user’s preferences so that related content or adverts can be shown. This helps us to show you customized ads on Google. 6 months Google
_ga Used to distinguish users. 2 years Google Analytics Read more
_gat Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_|property-id. 1 minutes Google Analytics Read more
_gid Used to distinguish users. 24 hours Google Analytics Read more
UserMatchHistory LinkedIn Ad analytics 6 months LinkedIn Ad analytics Read more
BizoID LinkedIn Ad analytics 6 months LinkedIn Analytics Read more
bcookie Browser ID cookie 2 years LinkedIn Ad analytics Read more
lang Cookies can tell us which language you prefer and what your communications preferences are. They can help you fill out forms on LinkedIn more easily. They also provide you with features, insights, and customised content in conjunction with our plugins. Current Session LinkedIn Ad analytics Read more
lidc Used for routing 1 day LinkedIn Ad analytics Read more
__cfduid Cookie associated with sites using CloudFlare, used to speed up page load times. According to CloudFlare it is used to override any security restrictions based on the IP address the visitor is coming from. It does not contain any user identification information. Hubspot

Managing Cookies

Upon your acceptance of the use of cookies on this Website, a website acceptance cookie will be recorded.

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