Google Analytics is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to under and how you use our website. A combination of session (Cookies which are only used while you are browsing the website) and persistent (Cookies which are stored on your machine after you close the website), are used via Google Analytics. Below are the Cookies that are used by G-Octopus and Google Analytics:
This is a persistent cookie. It is used to allow the analytics platform to distinguish users. When you visit the site, the cookie will store an identifier on your machine so that when you revisit the site, I know that you have visited before. The cookie will expire after 2 year and this is managed by Google.
These cookies are session cookies which will be in use while you are browsing the website. They are used to track information about the pages you visit, how long you spend on specific sites as well as other metrics which are sent anonymously to the google analytics platform.
Additional information regarding Google cookies, please visit the Google Analytics cookie information page here
We also use a Third Part Cookie from Lead Forensics to tell us more about our users’ visits. We use the following cookie to collect business data related to the corporate user’s visits to the website, such as the number of visits, company IP address, browser, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded with the purpose of delivering relevant content.
This third party cookie is called lfuuid. The cookie allows a website to track visitor behaviour on the sites on which the cookie is installed. Tracking is performed anonymously until a user identifies himself by submitting a form. The cookie is persistent for 10 years before it expires.