Our cookie policy

Use of cookies by Engage

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

The table below explains the cookies we use and why.

Cookie Name Purpose

Cookie preferences

CookieControl

This cookie is used to remember a user’s choice about cookies on engageinteractive.co.uk. Where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie for 2 months.

Site sessions

CraftSessionId

This cookie is used to maintain sessions across web requests, and is critical to the functioning of the Engage site.

Site CSRF security

CRAFT_CSRF_TOKEN

This cookie is used for security purposes. Specifically for protection against CSRF attacks. You can find more information on this kind of attack here.

Google Analytics

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These cookies are used to collect 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 an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.

Read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data

Hotjar

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_hjClosedSurveyInvites

_hjDonePolls

_hjMinimizedPolls

_hjDoneTestersWidgets

_hjMinimizedTestersWidgets

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_hjShownFeedbackMessage

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These cookies are used by Hotjar. Hotjar is used to help us understand what users want, care about and do on our site by visually representing their clicks, taps and scrolling behavior. In addition to this, Hotjar helps us to analyse conversions and forms.

Facebook

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These cookies are used to help identify the browser type, a unique browser session and to help Facebook improve friend suggestions.

How do I change my cookie settings?

You can set your cookie preferences when you first visit the Engage site by adjusting the available slider to ‘On’ or ‘Off’, then clicking ‘Save and close’. You may need to refresh your page for your settings to take effect.

Alternatively, most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. For further information on how to control cookies in your browser, including enabling, blocking, clearing and disabling, please refer to ICO Cookies Control.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.