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Most web browsers allow some control of cookies through browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org
Further information about the cookies used by www.reedbusiness.com is provided below.
Cookies used by www.reedbusiness.com
The following Cookie categories are based on the classification presented in The International Chambers of Commerce (ICC) Cookie Guide.
Category 1: Strictly necessary cookies. These cookies are strictly necessary to provide services that you have requested.
Category 1 Cookies used by www.reedbusiness.com:
- Load Balancing
Cookies may be used to distribute load across our web servers – to ensure our websites perform well and give you the best possible experience.
Category 2: Performance cookies. These cookies collect information about how visitors use our website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often. The information collected by these cookies is aggregated, so these cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. The information collected is anonymous and is only used to improve the way our website works.
Category 2 Cookies used by www.reedbusiness.com:
- Web Analytics
Google Web Analytics and Site Catalyst cookies are used to improve the design and user experience of our website by providing statistics on site usage and pages visited
Click to opt out of Google Web Analytics: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Click to opt out of Site Catalyst Analytics: http://www.omniture.com/en/privacy/visualsciences/policy
- Embedded Videos
Any videos on www.reedbusiness.com are hosted on Brightcove and YouTube.
Category 3: Functionality cookies. These cookies allow us to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more relevant features.
Category 3 Cookies used by www.reedbusiness.com:
- User Preferences
Preference cookies remember settings you’ve applied to this site such as Layout, Default views, Search filters, Number of Search results per page, Video bandwidth etc…
- Optimizing User Experience
Remembering recently viewed pages. Remembering your last search term.
Category 4: Targeting or Advertising cookies. These cookies are used to deliver adverts more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advert as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. They are usually placed by advertising networks with the website operator’s permission. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other organisations such as advertisers.
No Category 4 Cookies are used by www.reedbusiness.com