What are cookies?
Cookies are small pieces of data, stored in text files, that are stored on your computer or other device when websites are loaded in a browser. They are widely used to “remember” you and your preferences, either for a single visit (through a “session cookie”) or for multiple repeat visits (using a “persistent cookie”). They ensure a consistent and efficient experience for visitors, and perform essential functions such as allowing users to register and remain logged in. Cookies may be set by the site that you are visiting (known as “first party cookies”), or by third parties, such as those who serve content or provide advertising or analytics services on the website (“third party cookies”).
Both websites and HTMLHTML Hyper Text Markup Language. The semantic language of the browser. emails may also contain other tracking technologies such as “web beacons” or “pixels.” These are typically small transparent images that provide us with statistics, for similar purposes as cookies. They are often used in conjunction with cookies, though they are not stored on your computer in the same way. As a result, if you disable cookies, web beacons may still load, but their functionality will be restricted.
Many of the cookies we use are only set if you are a registered We Start With Good user or student, while others are set whenever you visit our website, irrespective of whether you have an account.
For more information on the choices you have about the cookies we use, please see the Controlling Cookies section below.
Where we place cookies
We set cookies in a number of different locations across our services. These include:
- On our website (wanderoak.co, wndrk.co)
- In the administrative dashboards of our websites, such as wp-admin
Types of Cookie
Below we’ve explained the types of cookies we use on our website and why we use them.
_ga, _gat, _gid
These cookies are set by Google Analytics, our website tracking software of choice. It helps us understand how users experience our website and what they find most valuable.
_bcookie, lidc, BizoID, BizoUserMatchHistory, UserMatchHistory
These cookies are set by LinkedIn for analytics purposes. It helps us understand how users experience our website and what they find most valuable.
These cookies are set by Facebook for analytics purposes. It helps us understand how users experience our website and what they find most valuable.
This cookie is set by YouTube embeds for anonymous tracking purposes.
This is a Session cookie and it expires when you close the browser, it’s for login purposes.
To find out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit aboutcookies.org. For more details on your choices regarding use of your web browsing activity for interest-based advertising visit youronlinechoices.eu (EU based) or optout.aboutads.info (US based). On a mobile device, you may also be to adjust your settings to limit ad tracking.
You can opt out of Google Analytics by installing Google’s opt-out browser add-on.