What Are Cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that a website stores on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. When you visit the site again, the cookie allows that site to recognize your browser. Cookies may store user preferences and other information that helps us understand how people are using our services so we can continue to improve.
Cookies set by the website owner are called "first party cookies". Cookies set by parties other than the website owner are called "third party cookies". Third party cookies enable third party features or functionality to be provided on or through the website (e.g. like advertising, interactive content and analytics). The parties that set these third party cookies can recognise your computer both when it visits the website in question and also when it visits certain other websites.
Cookies can also be used to establish anonymised statistics, save login information, and generally streamline the user experience.
Web beacons (also known as internet tags, pixel tags, and clear GIFs) are clear electronic images that can recognize certain types of information on your computer, such as the type of browser used to view a website page, when you viewed a particular site linked to the Web beacon, and a description of a site tied to the Web beacon. Certain pages on our Website may contain such Web beacons, which we use to operate and improve our Website.
We use different types of cookies for different purposes to help provide a better experience for our Website visitors.
Cookies can be used:
- Where strictly necessary. Necessary cookies and other technologies are essential in order to provide features you have requested, such as remembering you have logged in and remembering your cookie preferences.
- For functionality. Functional cookies and similar technologies remember choices you make such as language or search parameters.
- For performance and analytics. Performance and analytics cookies and similar technologies collect information on how users interact with our Website and enable us to improve how we operate. For example, we use Google Analytics cookies to help us understand how visitors arrive at and browse our blog and website to identify areas for improvement such as navigation, user experience, and marketing campaigns.
- Targeting Cookies or Advertising Cookies. Targeting and advertising cookies collect information about your browsing habits in order to make advertising relevant to you and your interests. They remember the websites you have visited and that information is shared with other parties such as advertising technology service providers and advertisers.
- Social media cookies. Social media cookies are used when you share information using a social media sharing button. The social network will record that you have done this. This information may be linked to targeting/advertising activities.
Performance and Analytics Cookies
We use analytics cookies to collect de-identified Website behavior data on Seaplane web properties and analyze how visitors are interacting with our site.
We use the following analytics tools:
- HubSpot Tracking: Tracks user behavior which helps us better understand how users are using our Websites.
- Google Analytics: Tracks user behavior which helps us better understand how users are using our Websites.
- Google Tag Manager: Tracks user behavior which helps us better understand how users are using our Websites.
- Clearbit: Tracks user behavior which helps us better understand how users are using our Websites.
- Hotjar: Tracks user behavior which helps us better understand how users are using our Websites.
Managing Cookie Settings
Be aware that disabling cookies may affect the functionality and features of this and many other websites that you visit.
- HubSpot: Learn more at https://legal.hubspot.com/privacy-policy, and to opt out visit https://preferences.hubspot.com/privacy
- Google Analytics: Learn more at https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/, and to opt out, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
- Google Tag Manager: Learn more at https://support.google.com/tagmanager/answer/6102821?, and to opt out, visit https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/7519794.
- Clearbit: Learn more at https://clearbit.com/privacy and to opt out visit https://preferences.clearbit.com/privacy
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Questions and Comments
If you have any questions regarding cookies, please contact us using the contact form in the footer. Thank you!