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Use of Cookies

Last updated: 2018/06/21

Our digital channels use cookies. This page provides information about what cookies are, what we use them for, and consent for their use.

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/

This Website's Use of 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.

If you do not want to accept our use of cookies, you can withdraw your consent by changing your browser settings. Please note that if you refuse cookies from our site, some of the services that it offers will not work optimally.

Webcruiter AS uses cookies to analyse usage patterns and to provide necessary functionality on the website. Some functions require cookies in order to work: for instance, using a cookie enables the website to remember whether you are a new or existing user of the site, thus saving you having to fill in forms that you have filled in previously.

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.

We may also use cookies to collect information for use in targeting advertising or content to specific users by means of target audiences.

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:

Google Analytics
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

Google Tag Manager
The webcruiter.com website uses the Google Tag Manager tool, which uses cookies to manage and implement scripts. Google Tag Manager is a service that makes it easy for us to organise scripts on our website. For example, Google Analytics scripts can be managed through Google Tag Manager.

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

HubSpot
The webcruiter.com website uses HubSpot software, which uses cookies to track visitors and contacts. When HubSpot is run on our website, it leaves a cookie on visitors’ computers that helps HubSpot to identify them on future visits. The data collected is used to track users over multiple visits in connection with analysis, marketing and sales.

Hotjar
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.

Facebook
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

LinkedIn
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

TwentyThree
The webcruiter.com website uses TwentyThree software, which uses cookies to track visitors and engagement in our videos. The data collected is used to track users over multiple visits in connection with analysis, marketing and sales.

Doubleclick by Google
The webcruiter.com website may use cookies from Doubleclick to measure the effectiveness of advertising and to display more relevant adverts. In accordance with Google’s data protection policy, no data is collected or processed that could be used to identify individuals.

Ionic Frameworks
The webcruiter.com website uses cookies from Ionic Frameworks in connection with social media icons. These are used by the Cloudflare content network to identify trustworthy traffic on the website. The icons are displayed via a CDN (Content Delivery Network).

SurveyGizmo
The webcruiter.com website uses cookies from SurveyGizmo in connection with registration forms and questionnaires. The data collected is used to track users over multiple visits in connection with analysis, marketing and sales.

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