Cookies Policy

Information about our use of cookies

Hashtagd.net uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.

Note that this policy refers to use of cookies on hashtagd.net. If you are a participant in a campaign operated by one of customers, our Widget Cookie Policy sets out details of cookies set by our widget embedded in the customer’s campaign site.


You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie

Purpose

More information

Google Analytics 


helps us understand how visitors use our site and services

https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

Google Conversion Tracking 

may be used to track whether a user becomes a customer after hearing about us from Google

https://www.google.com/policies/technologies/ads/

Remarketing with Google Analytics 

may be used to continue to advertise to a user after they have left our site

https://www.google.com/policies/technologies/ads/


As well as setting or reading other cookies from third party domains as specified above, Google Analytics may set the following from our domain (hashtagd.net):

_ga

_gat

_gid

_gali


Twitter Ads 

may be used to advertise to potential customers and to track whether a user becomes a customer after hearing about us from Twitter Ads

https://support.twitter.com/articles/20170405

Facebook Custom Audiences from Your Website 

may be used to advertise to potential customers and to track whether a user becomes a customer after hearing about us via Facebook

https://www.facebook.com/about/ads/#568137493302217

LinkedIn Conversion Tracking 

may be used to track whether a user becomes a customer after hearing about us from LinkedIn

https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy?trk=hb_ft_priv

Olark

Olark is a third-party service which allows our live chat functionality. Based in the USA. They set the following cookies from our domain (hashtagd.net) and from theirs (static.olark.com):

• hblid - a visitor identifier used only on our site to remember this visitor between visits
• wcsid - a session identifier used only on our site to keep track of a single chat session
• olfsk - storage identifier used to maintain chat state across pages (e.g. message history)
• _okbk - extra state information (e.g. chat box being open/closed)
• _ok - most recent Olark site ID (security measure)
• _oklv - the Olark loader version (for improved caching)
• _okla - used for caching purposes (loaded from CDN vs. loaded from their infrastructure)
• _okgid - group id the visitor is locked to
• _okac - used for caching by setting a hash for assets to determine if they have changed and if they need to be refreshed
• _okck - used to test whether the visitor's browser allows cookies to be stored

https://www.olark.com/privacy-policy

Cloudflare 


Cloudflare is a reverse proxy used to help serve our site and ensure it remains resilient and secure. They set the following cookie from our domain (hashtagd.net):

• __cfduid - set by the CloudFlare service to identify trusted web traffic. It does not correspond to any user id in the web application, nor does the cookie store any personally identifiable information. This is marked as "HTTP Only" meaning the browser is instructed to prevent client-side scripts• (Javascript, etc) from accessing it. Expires: 1 year


Hashtag’d

We set the hashtagd_session cookie ourselves from our domain (hashtagd.net). This helps us deliver the information a visitor is looking for, and know who a visitor is when they sign in. Contains no personal information. This is marked as "HTTP Only" meaning the browser is instructed to prevent client-side scripts (Javascript, etc) from accessing it. This is marked "Secure" meaning the cookie will only be transmitted over an encrypted (HTTPS) connection. Expires: end of session

We set the cookiev2 cookie ourselves from our domain (hashtagd.net) when you choose to close the banner we present to notify you of our cookies policy. Contains only the word 'true'. Expires: 1 year


How do I change my cookie settings or disable cookies?

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.

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