Last updated: 2018/06/21
What is a Cookie?
A cookie is a small data file that is stored on your computer by your web browser, allowing a website to keep track of what happens during your visit and to recognise your computer. Cookies can be useful for both owners and users of a digital channel. For example, owners can adapt the service based on the information stored, and as a result, users’ experience of the website can be enhanced, finding it to be more tailored to their needs and more user-friendly. A cookie is not a program, nor can it contain a virus. You can read more about cookies, and about how you can block them, here: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/
By using this website, webcruiter.com, you give your consent for it to set cookies in your web browser , as most web browsers are set up to automatically accept cookies.
The data that is collected is used to improve the website’s functionality and to make it as user-friendly as possible, based on users’ needs and interests. Information we collect includes which pages on the website are visited the most, which channel visitors arrive from, and which page is the last page viewed before the visitor leaves the website, as well as how long each visit lasts.
Cookies are used to collect statistical information about the number of visits to our website and to evaluate the effectiveness of digital advertising. Information we collect includes whether newsletters and marketing e-mails we have sent are opened, and whether the recipient clicks on links in the message that point to our website.
As a rule, we do not share data with third parties. There can be exceptions if Webcruiter AS receives necessary technical or specialist assistance from solution providers to ensure that the website functions optimally.
The following is an overview of the cookies that may be saved on your device when you use this website, and what they are used for:
The webcruiter.com website uses the Google Analytics analysis tool to study usage patterns and traffic trends on the site. The data that is collected is used to optimise the user experience and adapt the website’s content. In accordance with Google’s guidelines for use of Google Analytics, no personal data is collected about users. The data that is collected is stored on Google’s servers. You can read more about how Google collects and protects data here: http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html
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Google Display Advertising
The webcruiter.com website may offer targeted advertising to previous visitors to the site via the Google Display Network and its partners. This is known as remarketing, and is used to make adverts more relevant to individual users based on their previous interests on and use of webcruiter.com. In accordance with Google’s data protection policy, no data is collected or processed that could be used to identify individuals.
You can opt out of targeted Google Display Network adverts here: https://www.google.com/settings/ads
We use the analysis tool Hotjar to collect anonymised information about how webcruiter.com is used. You can read about how the information collected is stored and made available on Hotjar’s own website.
Information is collected on webcruiter.com using Hotjar in the following ways:
- Anonymous “heatmaps”, which provide general information about where most users click, hover the mouse and scroll to
- Anonymised screen recordings, to see how easy visitors find it to navigate the site
- Anonymous questions to visitors, who are free to choose whether to respond
- The information collected will be used to optimise the website for visitors.
Webcruiter.com may offer targeted advertising to previous visitors to the site on Facebook and its partners. This is known as remarketing, and is used to make adverts more relevant to individual users based on their previous interests on and use of webcruiter.com. The cookies do not record any personal data, and the data is anonymised. You can read more about Facebook’s privacy settings here: https://www.facebook.com/help/238318146535333?helpref=hc_global_nav
The webcruiter.com website may offer targeted advertising to previous visitors to the site on LinkedIn and its partners. This is known as remarketing, and is used to make adverts more relevant to individual users based on their previous interests on and use of webcruiter.com. The cookies do not record any personal data, and the data is anonymised. You can read more about how to manage your privacy settings here: https://www.linkedin.com/help/linkedin/answer/66/managing-your-account-and-privacy-settings-overview?lang=en
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