This cookie notice is here to explain which cookies are active on this website, what data we are tracking, what we are using this information for and where their data is being sent.

This policy was last updated October 2022.


Information about cookies

  1. Our websites use Cookies to collect and store information. A cookie is a small data file that websites often store on your computer’s hard drive for record-keeping purposes. By storing information on your preferences, Cookies enable us to enhance our website and services. They do not identify a user but a computer. Your browser is most likely set up to accept cookies automatically, but you can disable this feature. Headforwards is not liable for any damage to your computer caused by the Cookie files.
  2. Cookies record information about your online preferences and allow us to tailor the websites to your interests. Information supplied by cookies can help us to analyse your use of our sites and help us to provide you with a better user experience.
  3. Cookies are used on our Website to ‘remember’ information so that it can be passed from page to page and to collect website statistics. This statistical data collected may be used to help improve our Website and the services that we offer to you, but it is not used to identify you.
  4. Some cookies are used to store you session identifier, and if you are logged in, this might allow us for your identification.
  5. Restricting cookies in your browser’s settings might impact some functionalities on our websites. This might lead to improper functioning of our website on your browser.
  6. Some cookies might also be used by our partners (e.g. by our partners to display advertisements based on your usage of our website).

Cookies management

If you disable cookies the site may not operate properly, or in certain circumstances it might not work at all. Read our cookie policy here.

Server logs

  1. We are logging some details on our users’ behaviour. This data is only used for server administration purposes and to make ensure our services are running as efficiently as possible.
  2. Browsed pages are identified through URL addresses.
  3. Additionally, we might log:
    1. Request and response times 
    2. Any errors that might have occurred while processing HTTP requests 404 errors is a typical example of something we track 
    3. Referrer link (the URL user came from)
    4. Details of user’s browser (User-Agent)
    5. IP address 
  4. We do not identify particular persons based on that data.

Cookies stored

_gcl_au.headforwards.comProvided by Google Tag Manager to experiment advertisement efficiency of websites using their services3 monthsAnalytics sets this cookie to recognise unique web browsers visiting Microsoft sites. This cookie is used for advertising, site analytics, and other operations.1 year 24 daysAds
uetsid.headforwards.comBing Ads sets this cookie to engage with a user that has previously visited the website.1 dayPerformance
uetvid.headforwards.comBing Ads sets this cookie to engage with a user that has previously visited the website.1 year 24 daysPerformance
personalization_id.twitter.comTwitter sets this cookie to integrate and share features for social media and also store information about how the user uses the website, for tracking and targeting.2 yearsAds
muc_ads.t.coUsed by Twitter2 yearsOther
UserMatchHistory.linkedin.comLinkedln sets this cookie for Linkedln Ads ID syncing.1 monthFunctional
AnalyticsSyncHistory.linkedin.comNo description1 monthOther sets this cookie to remember a user·s language setting.sessionFunctional
bcookie.linkedin.comLinkedln sets this cookie from Linkedln share buttons and ad tags to recognize browser ID.1 yearFunctional
lidc.linkedin.comLinked In sets the lidc cookie to facilitate data center selection.1 dayFunctional
test_cookies.doubleclick.netThe test_ cookie is set by and is used to determine if the user’s browser supports cookies.15 minutesAds
_ga_28ZMP59RlC.headforwards.comThis cookie is installed by Google Analytics.2 yearsAnalytics
_ga.headforwards.comThe _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognize unique visitors.2 yearsAnalytics
lang.linkedin.comLinkedln sets this cookie to remember a user’s language setting.sessionFunctional
bscookie.www.linkedin.comLinkedln sets this cookie to store performed actions on the website.1 yearFunctional
li_gc.linkedin.comNo description5 months 27 daysOther
_gid.headforwards.comInstalled by Google Analytics, _gid cookie stores information on how visitors use a website, while also creating an analytics report of the website’s performance. Some of the data that are collected include the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously.1 dayAnalytics
_dc_gtm_UA-30959321-1.headforwards.comNo description1 minuteOther
CLIDwww.clarity.msNo description1 yearOther
_fbp.headforwards.comThis cookie is set by Facebook to display advertisements when either on Facebook or on a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising, after visiting the website.3 monthsAds
_hjSessionUser_291676.headforwards.comNo description1 yearOther
_hjFirstSeen.headforwards.comHotjar sets this cookie to identify a new user’s first session. It stores a true/false value, indicating whether it was the first time Hotjar saw this user.30 minutesAnalytics
_hjIncludedInSessionSamplewww.headforwards.comHotjar sets this cookie to know whether a user is included in the data sampling defined by the site’s daily session limit.2 minutesAnalytics
_hjSession_291676.headforwards.comNo description30 minutesOther
_hjIncludedInPageviewSamplewww.headforwards.comHotjar sets this cookie to know whether a user is included in the data sampling defined by the site’s pageview limit.2 minutesAnalytics
_hjAbsoluteSessionInProgress.headforwards.comHotjar sets this cookie to detect the first pageview session of a user. This is a True/False flag set by the cookie.30 minutesAnalytics
ajs_anonymous_id.headforwards.comThis cookie is set by Segment to count the number of people who visit a certain site by tracking if they have visited before.1 yearAnalytics
_click.headforwards.comNo description1 yearOther
_hstc.headforwards.comThis is the main cookie set by Hubspot, for tracking visitors. It contains the domain, initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number
(increments for each subsequent session).
5 months 27 daysAnalytics
hubspotutk.headforwards.comHubSpot sets this cookie to keep track of the visitors to the website. This cookie is passed to HubSpot on form submission and used when deduplicating contacts.5 months 27 daysAnalytics
__hssrc.headforwards.comThis cookie is set by Hubspot whenever it changes the session cookie. The __ hssrc cookie set to 1 indicates that the user has restarted the browser, and if the cookie does not exist, it is assumed to be a new session.sessionNecessary
__hssc.headforwards.comHubSpot sets this cookie to keep track of sessions and to determine if HubSpot should increment the session number and timestamps in the __ hstc cookie.30 minutesFunctional
__cf_bm.hubspot.comThis cookie, set by Cloudflare, is used to support Cloudflare Bot Management.30 minutesFunctional
SM.c.clarity.msNo descriptionsessionOther
MUID.clarity.msBing sets this cookie to recognize unique web browsers visiting Microsoft sites. This cookie is used for advertising, site analytics, and other operations.1 year 24 daysAds by Microsoft Advertising as a unique ID for visitors.1 year 24 daysPerformance
ANONCHK.c.clarity.msThe ANONCHK cookie, set by Bing, is used to store a user’s session ID and also verify the clicks from ads on the Bing search engine. The cookie helps in reporting and personalization as well.10 minutesAds
_clsk.headforwards.comNo description1 dayOther
messagesUtk.headforwards.comHubSpot sets this cookie to recognize visitors who chat via the chatflows tool.5 months 27 daysFunctional
ajs_user_id.headforwards.comThis cookie is set by Segment to help track visitor usage, events, target marketing, and also measure application performance and stability.neverAnalytics

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