Cookie Policy

Our website www.digitalmediateam.co.uk (our Site) uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our Site. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our Site and also allows us to improve our Site.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Site. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to use a shopping cart or make use of our order process.
  • Analytical/performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our Site 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 Site. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our Site, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our Site and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

Except for essential cookies, all our cookies will expire after a reasonable period of time depending on the type of cookie.

Third Party Cookies Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies. A short list of third party cookies is provided below. We may change these from time to time and will do our best to keep this list updated.

Google Analytics

We use Google analytics which is analytical tool provided by Google Inc.  It uses first party cookies and reports on interactions visitors to our Site have with our Site.  It allows us to track visitors to our Site and helps us to analyse our campaigns, gain an insight into our users and their preferences and target our advertising.

Further information on Google analytics can be found: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245

Facebook Pixel

We use Facebook’s pixel cookie which is an analytical tool that enables us to track site visitors so that we can target these site visitors with relevant Facebook ads in the future. It also helps us identify repeat visitors to our Site when they return.

We also advertise on Facebook and Facebook uses its own cookies to track users and also identify what advertisements you interact with.

Further information on Facebook’s cookies can be found at: https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/

LinkedIn Pixel

We use LinkedIn’s pixel cookie which is an analytical tool that enables us to track page views and conversions so that we can target these site visitors with relevant LinkedIn ads in the future. It also helps us identify repeat visitors to our site when they return.

Further information on LinkedIn’s cookies can be found at: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie-policy

Hubspot Cookies

We use Hubspot cookies in relation to our contact forms in order to understand customer behaviour better.

Further information on Hubspot cookie’s can be found at: https://legal.hubspot.com/cookie-policy

A more detailed look at specific cookie’s we use can be seen in the table below:

Cookie Name

Description

Duration

Type

_fbp

This cookie is set by Facebook to deliver advertisement when they are on Facebook or a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising after visiting this website.

2 months

Advertisement

fr

The cookie is set by Facebook to show relevant advertisements to the users and measure and improve the advertisements. The cookie also tracks the behaviour of the user across the web on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin.

2 months

Advertisement

_ga

This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of Site usage for the Site’s analytics report.  The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors

2 years

Analytics

_gid

The Cookies is installed by Google Analytics.  The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages visited in an anonymous form.

1 day

Analytics

_gat_UA-76636719-1

This is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to. It appears to be a variation of the _gat cookie which is used to limit the amount of data recorded by Google on high traffic volume websites.

1 minute

Performance

_gat_gtag_UA_76636719_1

Google uses this cookie to distinguish users.

1 minute

Analytics

li_sugr

null

2 months

Other

lang

This cookie is used to store the language preferences of a user to serve up content in that stored language the next time user visit the website.

Functional

bcookie

This cookie is set by LinkedIn. The purpose of the cookie is to enable LinkedIn functionalities on the page.

2 years

Functional

lissc

This cookie is provided by LinkedIn. This cookie is used for tracking embedded service.

1 year

Analytics

lidc

This cookie is set by LinkedIn and used for routing.

1 day

Functional

UserMatchHistory

LinkedIn – Used to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor’s preferences.

4 weeks

Other

bscookie

This cookie is a browser ID cookie set by Linked share Buttons and ad tags.

2 years

Advertisement

NID

This cookie is used to a profile based on user’s interest and display personalised ads to the users.

6 months

Advertisement

_ _hstc

This cookie is set by Hubspot and is used for tracking visitors. It contains the domain, utk, initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number (increments for each subsequent session).

1 year

Analytics

hubspotutk

This cookie is used by HubSpot to keep track of the visitors to the website. This cookie is passed to Hubspot on form submission and used when deduplicating contacts.

1 year

Analytics

_ _hssrc

This cookie is set by Hubspot. Whenever HubSpot changes the session cookie, this cookie is also set to determine if the visitor has restarted their browser. If this cookie does not exist when HubSpot manages cookies, it is considered a new session.

Necessary

_ _hssc

This cookie is set by HubSpot. The purpose of the cookie is to keep track of sessions. This is used to determine if HubSpot should increment the session number and timestamps in the _ _hstc cookie. It contains the domain, view Count (increments each page View in a session), and session start timestamp.

30 minutes

Functional

Please note that we have no control over third parties such as Facebook and how they set their own cookies. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

To deactivate the use of third party advertising cookies, you may visit the consumer page to manage the use of these types of cookies. To deactivate the use of third-party advertising cookies, you must contact the relevant third party or opt-out at browser-level (as discussed below) to manage the use of these types of cookies.

You may block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.

Removing Cookies – You may change your website browser setting to withdraw consent and reject cookies or manage your cookie preferences at any time.  The Help menu on the menu bar of most browsers will tell you how to prevent accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies altogether.  You may block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.

For further information about cookies and how to disable cookies depending on your web browser please see the UK Information Commissioner’s Office guidance which can be found at https://ico.org.uk/your-data-matters/online/cookies/.

How to contact us – please contact us by emailing hello@digitalmediateam.co.uk or calling 0800 808 9980 if you have any questions about this coolie policy.