What is a cookie?
“Cookies” are text-only pieces of information that a website transfers to an individual’s computer or other website-browsing
equipment for record-keeping purposes. Cookies allow the Site to remember important information that will make your use of
the site more convenient. A cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the cookie has come, the “lifetime”
of the cookie, and a randomly generated unique number or other value. Session Cookies are temporary cookies that remain in
the cookie file of your browser until you leave the Site. Persistent Cookies remain in the cookie file of your browser for
much longer (though how long will depend on the lifetime of the specific cookie). When we use session cookies to track the
total number of visitors to our Site, this is done on an anonymous aggregate basis (as cookies do not in themselves carry
any personal data). We may also employ cookies so that we remember your computer when it is used to return to the Site to
help customize your web experience.
at aggregate patterns like the average number of pages that users visit. We can use such analysis to gain
insights about how to improve the functionality and user experience of the Site.
reliability of our Site.
Managing cookies in your browser
Use the options in your web browser if you do not wish to receive a cookie or if you wish to set your browser to notify you
when you receive a cookie. You can easily delete and manage any cookies that have been installed in the cookie folder of
your browser by following the instructions provided by your particular browser manufacturer.
- Google Chrome
- Internet Explorer
- Mozilla Firefox
- Safari (desktop)
- Safari (Mobile)
- Android Browser
- Opera Mobile
If your browser is not listed here, consult the documentation that your particular browser manufacturer provides. You may
also consult your mobile device documentation for information on how to disable cookies on your mobile device. If you disable
all cookies, you may not be able to take advantage of all the features of this Site.
The following cookie table lists a selection of the third party cookies used on the Site. Although we may update this list
periodically, please be advised that the names of cookies, pixels and other technologies are subject to change.
|Third party||_ga||Used by Google Analytics to track user activity over different browsing sessions.||2 years|
|Third party||_gid||Used by Google Analytics to distinguish between users||24 hours|
|Third party||_gat||Used by Google Analytics to control the rate at which requests are made||1 minute|
|Third party||__utma||Used by Google Analytics to store information on number of visits, first visit, and most recent visit||2 years|
|Third party||__utmb||Used by Google Analytics to record the timestamp of the moment the user enters the site||1 month|
|Third party||__utmc||Used by Google Analytics to track when users leave the site||1 year|
|Third party||__utmt||Used by Google Analytics to control the rate at which analytics requests are made||10 minutes|
|Third party||__utmz||Used by Google Analytics to track where a visitor came from||1 year|
|Third party||__hs_opt_out||Used by Hubspot to remember not to ask the visitor to accept cookies again.||2 years|
|Third party||__hs_do_not_track||Used by Hubspot to prevent the tracking code from sending any information to HubSpot. Setting this cookie is different from opting out of cookies, which still allows anonymized information to be sent to HubSpot.||2 years|
|Third party||__hs_testcookie||Used by Hubspot to test whether the visitor has support for cookies enabled.||Session|
|Third party||hs_ab_test||Used by Hubspot to consistently serve visitors the same version of an A/B test page that they’ve seen before.||Session|
|Third party||hs_lang_switcher_choice||Used by Hubspot to consistently redirect visitors to the language version of a page in the language they’ve selected on this site in the past (if such a language version exists).|
|Third party||<id>_key||Used by Hubspot when visiting a password-protected page, this cookie is set so future visits to the page from the same browser do not require login. The cookie name is unique for each password-protected page.|
|Third party||hs-messages-is-open||Used by Hubspot to determine/save whether the chat widget is open for future visits.||30 minutes|
|Third party||hs-messages-hide-welcome-message||Used by Hubspot when you dismiss the welcome message in your messages tool. A cookie is set to prevent it from appearing again for one day.||1 day|
|Third party||__hstc||Used by Hubspot for tracking visitors. It contains the domain, utk (see below), initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number (increments for each subsequent session).||2 years|
|Third party||hubspotutk||Used by Hubspot to keep track of a visitor’s identity. This cookie is passed to HubSpot on form submission and used when de-duplicating contacts.||10 years|
|Third party||__hssc||Used by Hubspot to keep track of sessions. This is used to determine if we should increment the session number and timestamps in the __hstc cookie. It contains the domain, viewCount (increments each page view in a session), and session start timestamp.||30 minutes|
|Third party||__hssrc||Used by HubSpot to determine if the visitor has restarted their browser. If this cookie does not exist when we manage cookies, we assume it is a new session.||Session|
|Third party||messagesUtk||Used by Hubspot to recognize visitors who chat with us via the messages tool. If the visitor leaves our site before they’re added as a contact, they will have this cookie associated with their browser. If we have a history of chatting with a visitor and they return to our site later in the same cookied browser, the messages tool will load our conversation history with that visitor.|
You can opt out of Google Analytics by using the Google Analytics Opt-our Browser Add-on, available
Who To Contact
If you have any questions regarding how Indicia process your personal information which are not covered by any of the above, please contact Steve Lowell, Director Of Data & Insight at firstname.lastname@example.org or by following this link. This policy was last updated on 11th July 2018.