Whenever you visit our websites, information may be collected using cookies and similar tools to improve your user experience and to enhance the performance of the website.
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file which a website’s server may put on your computer, mobile phone or similar device when you first visit a site or page. Only that server will be able to retrieve or read the contents of that cookie and each cookie is unique to your web browser.
Cookies have many functions which help to enhance your user experience. For example they allow us to recognise you and remember your user preferences, they allow us to analyse the performance of the website and recommend content we believe will be most relevant to you.
Most cookies do not collect information that identifies you, but instead collect general data about how a user uses a website and possibly their location. However, some cookies collect personal information. Citeline does not use any cookies to collect our user’s personal information.
Cookies can last for different durations and will otherwise be known as ‘Session’ or ‘Persistent’ cookies depending on how long they are used:
In general terms, our cookies perform the following functions:
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
|eucookie||This cookie is used to determine if the user visiting the site has accepted the websites policy on cookies.||Persistent Cookie: Non-Expiring|
|leadComplete||This cookie is used to determine if the user has filled out a form to get access to some of research. This cookie only stores whether the user has filled out the form already, it does not actually store any of the user’s personal information gathered in the form itself.||Persistent Cookie: Non-Expiring|
Third Party Cookies
Some of our websites contain cookies from third parties. These may fall into the functions outlined above, for example Google Analytics. We may also use third party cookies to help us with market research, revenue tracking, improving site functionality and monitoring compliance with our terms and conditions and copyright policy. In addition, advertisers sometimes use their own cookies to provide you with relevant advertisements. If you are based in the European Union and would like to learn more about how advertisers use these types of cookies or to choose not to receive them, please visit www.youronlinechoices.eu. If you are based in the United States and would like to learn more, please visit http://www.aboutads.info/choices/
Some of the third parties that may set cookies on our website include:
|Third Party Name||Purpose|
|WordPress||WordPress implements cookies for many administrative functions for site administrators. These do not pertain to users visiting the site.|
|Google Analytics||Google Analytics is Google’s free website tracking system. Cookies are used to allow Google Analytics to accurately track visitors coming to a website. For example: what time a visitor came to the site, whether they had been there before, etc.|
|This website uses the LinkedIn API to allows users to populate our forms across our website. Cookies are used to determine whether a user has authorised the use of their LinkedIn account on our website.|
|Cookies are used to allow users to follow Datamonitor and team members on Twitter as well as for sharing content across their network.|
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