What are cookies?
When you visit LetsBuild’s website you will automatically receive one or more cookies. A cookie is a small piece of data sent from a website and stored on the user’s computer by the user’s web browser while the user is browsing.The cookie is used to identify you when you log in to the website, as well as to help us analyse web content in order to give you the best experience when visiting our website.
Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes, and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences. Cookies make it easier for you to use our website by remembering some of your user preferences and settings.
What type of cookies do we use?
We use the following types of cookies when you visit LetsBuild’s website:
- Necessary cookies
These cookies are strictly necessary to provide you with services available through our website.
- Preference cookies
We use these cookies to remember your preferences from previous sessions on our website, but also to track your geographical location to e.g. automatically set the websites’ language to match your location.
- Statistical cookies
We use statistical cookies in order for us to measure, understand, improve, and investigate our products. These cookies are used to analyse how you use our services, such as identifying which pages you visit, so we can create statistics to measure what functionalities are popular etc.
- Marketing cookies
We use marketing cookies in order for us to market our products effectively by delivering relevant content to our visitors. These cookies are used to deliver ads that fit the individual user and to measure the impact of such ads.
In no way does a cookie give us access to your computer or any information about you other than the data that you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies when prompted. You can also set your browser to automatically refuse tracking cookies etc. This may, however, prevent you from taking full advantage of any website.
What are we using cookies for?
We collect data about when and how long you visit our website, which pages you visit, if you have visited us before, and which content you seem to be interested in. In addition, we collect data about which browser and device you use as well as your IP address so we make sure we format content and language options to fit our user profiles. We do not keep other personal information than your IP address unless you provide us with that information.
How long do we store cookies?
Some cookies remain on your device for a set period of time. They are reactivated each time you visit our website.
Other cookies, however, are temporary and are only stored during a browser session. A browser session starts when you open the browser window or tab and finishes when you close the browser window or tab. Once the session ends, all session cookies are deleted.
How to avoid cookies?
It is possible to avoid some types of cookies, although some cookies are necessary for the website to work properly (such as necessary cookies).
One way to avoid cookies is by using private browsing. Most browsers allow you to use private browsing, which allows you to visit websites anonymously. This will limit the amount of cookies stored in your browser to the cookies that are necessary for the website to function while you are using it.
How can cookies be deleted manually?
If you want to delete cookies, you can do so in your browser settings. All browsers allow you to either delete cookies individually or all at once. Remember to delete the cookies in all browsers if you use more than one.
Cookies from third parties and business partners
When you visit LetsBuild’s website, LetsBuild places some cookies on behalf of third parties and business partners.
Third parties are services that provide content to the website, for instance in the form of video, form submissions, and chat functionality. Third-party applications are used to optimise our website experience based on the user behavior we track on LetsBuild’s website. These include YouTube, Wistia, Google Analytics, HubSpot, Mixpanel, Segment.io, Intercom, Appcue and Wootric.
Third-party cookies are also used to enable advertising networks to deliver relevant and targeted ads to our visitors. Additionally, it enables us to share our content on social media. Examples of these are Facebook, Google Tag Manager and LinkedIn.
Where can I get more information?