ForwardKeys Cookies policy

Our website uses cookies to manage the well-functioning of the website, and to understand how it is being used so we can improve it.

The use of our technical and session cookies is necessary to be able to use our website.

By clicking the “accept” in our cookies policy pop-up you consent to our use of third party tracking and analytics cookies as defined in this policy. If you do not consent to the use of cookies, you can block or disable them through your browser settings. However, blocking all cookies might have a negative impact on the use of our website.  

What Cookies Are

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer, smartphone or other device when you access the internet. This is done to improve the user´s experience.

This policy describes what information those cookies gather, how we use them, and why we make use of them. We will also share how you can restrict or block the cookies from being downloaded automatically. However, this might downgrade or even hinder certain elements of the website´s functionality. 

For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies

How we use cookies

In brief, we use cookies to track how our website is being used so we can optimize its functioning. For users who have created an account, the cookies save their website preferences.

Disabling cookies

You can restrict or limit the placement of cookies by adjusting the settings of your browser. The ´help´ within your browser will provide information on how to do this.

Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites you visit. Therefore, it is recommended that you do not disable them.

The cookies we use

  • Our own Cookies:

When you create an account on our website, technical and session cookies for operating the sign-up process and general administration will be created and updated. These cookies are generally deleted when you log-out. However, in some cases they might remain active in order to remember your website preferences. We do not share any information contained in these cookies.

  • Third Party Cookies

The following cookies are placed by third parties:

  • Google Tag Manager: These analytics cookies are used to track and measure usage of our website so we are able to continue to produce engaging content. These cookies track for example how much time you have spent on a certain web page or how many web pages you have visited. This gives us insights into how our website is being used, and so it helps us to optimize the user´s experience. For more information on Google’s tag manager privacy policy please consult the following website: https://www.google.com/analytics/tag-manager/use-policy/
  • Hubspot: Hubspot´s cookies are used for similar purposes. They help us getting insights in how our website is being used by visitors. Hubspot´s cookie policy can be consulted here: https://legal.hubspot.com/cookie-policy.
  • Hotjar: We use Hotjar in order to better understand our users’ needs and to optimise our service and experience. It is a technology service which provides us insights into how much time users spend on which pages, which links they choose to click, what users do and don’t like, etc. This enables us to build and maintain our service with user feedback. Hotjar uses cookies and other technologies to collect data on our users’ behavior and their devices (devices’ IP addresses (captured and stored only in anonymized form), devices’ screen sizes, device types (unique device identifiers), browser information, geographic location (country only), preferred language used to display our website). Hotjar stores this information in a pseudonymized user profile. Neither Hotjar nor we will ever use this information to identify individual users or to match it with further data on an individual user. For further details, please see Hotjar’s privacy policy by clicking on this link. You can opt-out to the creation of a user profile, Hotjar’s storing of data about your usage of our site and Hotjar’s use of tracking cookies on other websites by following this opt-out link: https://www.hotjar.com/legal/compliance/opt-out. 

More information

Hopefully, we have clarified how and why we place cookies. In case anything remains unclear, feel free to contact us at: info@forwardkeys.com.

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