What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by the websites that you visit. They are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device.
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving the user experience.
We recommend you visit http://www.aboutcookies.org for detailed guidance.
Categories of cookies
Strictly necessary cookies: These cookies are fundamental to website functionality and cannot be switched off without blocking features on the site.
Functional cookies: these are used to enhance your experience (e.g. remember settings),
Tracking and performance cookies: these cookies allow us to gather analytics to improve the performance and functionality of our site. These analytics can include measurements on the popularity of a page, common patterns of how people browse around the site, and how frequently a certain feature is used. We usually aggregate the data for review but in some cases, we may collect information on the content you have viewed in order to understand what interests you most.
Targeting and advertising cookies: These cookies are used to show advertising that is likely to be of interest to you based on your browsing habits. These cookies, as served by our content and/or advertising providers, may combine information they collected from our website with other information they have independently collected relating to your web browser's activities across their network of websites.
In some cases, we can associate cookie information with an identifiable individual. For example:
If we send you a targeted email which includes cookies or similar technologies, we will know whether you open, read, or delete the message.
When you click a link in a marketing e-mail you receive from Deltra Group we will also use a cookie to log what pages you view.
You may withdraw your consent to Tracking and performance cookies at any time by clicking the privacy settings link in the bottom right of each page.
The list below describes the cookies we use on this site and what we use them for.
Cookies on this site
Strictly necessary cookies
||Maintains your user session state, allowing us to store data for the duration of your session on the site
|This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots and protect the site against malicious spam attacks. This is required for the website to enable accurate form completions for human users.
Tracking and performance cookies
|These cookies are used to collect anonymous information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone, it includes the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. Also used by Google to understand throttle request rate.
|They allow us to understand our audience engagement thus allowing better optimisation of marketing activity.
f24_autoId – This is a temporary identifier on a local machine or phone browser that helps us track anonymous information to be later married up with f24_personid. If this is left anonymous it will be deleted after 6 months . Non-essential, first party, 10 years, persistent.
f24_personId – This is an ID generated per individual contact in the Force24 system to be able to track behaviour and form submissions into the Force24 system from outside sources per user. This is used for personalisation and ability to segment decisions for further communications. Non-essential, first party, 10 years, persistent.
The information stored by Force24 cookies remains anonymous until:
Our website is visited via clicking from an email or SMS message, sent via the Force24 platform and cookies are accepted on the website.
A user of the website completes a form containing email address from either our website or our Force24 landing pages.
The Force24 cookies will remain on a device for 10 years unless they are deleted.
We also use similar technologies including tracking pixels and link tracking to monitor your viewing activities
Device & browser type and open statistics
All emails have a tracking pixel ( a tiny invisible image ) with a query string in the URL. Within the URL we have user details to identify who opened an email for statistical purposes.
All links within emails and SMS messages sent from the Force24 platform contain a unique tracking reference, this reference help us identify who clicked an email for statistical purposes.
You can find out more about Google’s position on privacy as regards its analytics service at Google support
Visitors may choose to opt-out of Google Analytics tracking with the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.
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