What Are Cookies
Users can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on their browser (more information is available in the “Help” section on the user’s browser). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that the user visits. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this site. Therefore it is recommended that users do not disable cookies.
The Cookies We Set
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This site offers newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if the user is already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.
Forms related cookies
When the user submits data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember user details for future correspondence.
Site preferences cookies
In order to provide the user with a great experience on this site we provide the functionality to set the user’s preferences for how this site runs when the user uses it. In order to remember user preferences, we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever the user interacts with a page is affected by the user preferences.
Third Party Cookies
- This site uses [Google Analytics] which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how users use the site and ways that HashKey can improve user experience. These cookies may track things such as how long the user spends on the site and the pages that the user visits so HashKey can continue to produce engaging content. For more information on [Google Analytics] cookies, see the official [Google Analytics] page.
- Third party analytics are used to track and measure usage of this site so that HashKey can continue to produce engaging content. These cookies may track things such as how long users spend on the site or pages users visit which helps HashKey to understand how we can improve the site for users.
- From time to time HashKey tests new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that users receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.
- HashKey also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow users to connect with their social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; Youtube, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Medium will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance the user’s profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.
If users are not sure whether such cookies are required or not, it is usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features users use on our site.
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