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You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
|Cookie Title||Cookie Name||Expiration Time||Description|
gtag.js and analytics.js
|_ga||2 years||Used to distinguish users.|
|_gid||24 hours||Used to distinguish users.|
|_gat||1 minute||Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named |
|AMP_TOKEN||30 seconds to 1 year||Contains a token that can be used to retrieve a Client ID from AMP Client ID service. Other possible values indicate opt-out, inflight request or an error retrieving a Client ID from AMP Client ID service.|
|_gac_<property-id>||90 days||Contains campaign related information for the user. If you have linked your Google Analytics and AdWords accounts, AdWords website conversion tags will read this cookie unless you opt-out.|
|__utmt||10 minutes||Used to throttle request rate.|
|__utmc||End of browser session||Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the |
|__utmv||2 years from set/update||Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the |
|Facebook Pixel||From session to 10 years||Conversion tracking and remarketing. This is classified as targeting. By visiting our website, our advertising may appear in your newsfeed, or side bar on Facebook. More information can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/|
|LinkedIn Insight Tag||Conversion tracking and remarketing. This is classified as targeting. The LinkedIn Insight Tag allows measurement of ROI of ads, and displaying ads in the user’s newsfeed after visiting our website.|
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