Cookie Policy

Last substantive change: 9 April 2020

We use and allow certain other companies to use cookies, web beacons, and other similar technologies (collectively “Cookies”) on our Services. We do this to understand your use of our Services; improve your user experience; enable personalized features and content; optimize our advertisements and marketing; and to enable third-party advertising companies to assist us in serving ads specific to your interests across the Internet. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

What are Cookies?

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to the browser that you use when you visit a site. The entity that places cookies on your browser can then read the information on that cookie that it set. Cookies are typically classified as either “session cookies” which do not stay on your device after you close your browser or “persistent cookies” which will usually remain on your device until you delete them or they expire.

What Cookies do we use?

Howamigoing uses both session-based and persistent Cookies. We set and access our own Cookies on the domains operated by Howamigoing, as set out below.

Strictly necessary Cookies

These are cookies that are required for the provision of the Services. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Websites.

Analytical/performance Cookies

These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Websites when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our Websites work, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

Functionality Cookies

These are used to recognise you when you return to our Websites. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

Third party Cookies

You can find a list of the third-party cookies that Howamigoing uses on our Websites, along with other relevant information below. While we do our best to keep these updated, please note that the number and names of cookies, pixels and other technologies may change from time to time.

Name Description
__cfduid Cloudflare
_fbp Facebook Marketing/Tracking
fr Facebook Pixel Advertising
IDE Google DoubleClick Targeting/ Advertising
_ga Google Analytics
_gat Google Analytics
_gid Google Analytics
_hp2_id Heap Analytics
_hp2_ses_props Heap Analytics
_hjid Hotjar
_hjIncludedInSample Hotjar
UserMatchHistory Advertising and LinkedIn insights
bcookie LinkedIn Marketing/Tracking
bscookie LinkedIn Marketing/Tracking
lang LinkedIn Advertising
lidc LinkedIn Advertising
lissc LinkedIn Advertising
personalization_id Twitter
GPS Youtube Marketing/Tracking
PREF Youtube Marketing/Tracking
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Youtube Marketing/Tracking
YSC Youtube Marketing/Tracking

Controlling Cookies

There are a number of ways you can manage what cookies are set on your devices. Essential cookies, however, cannot be disabled. If you do not allow certain cookies to be installed, the Services may not be accessible to you and/or the performance, features, or Services of the website may be compromised.

Advertising Cookies

If you would like to disable advertising cookies, you can visit If you choose to turn off these cookies you will still see advertising on the internet but it may not be tailored to your interests. It does not mean that you won’t be served any advertisements while online. You can also manage this type of cookie in the privacy settings on the web browser you are using. Please see below for more information.

Browser settings

You can disable and/or delete most types of cookies by using your browser settings. Please note that if you use your browser settings to block all cookies you may not be able to access parts of our or others’ services. The following links provide information on how to modify the cookies settings on some popular browsers:

Cross-device Cookies

If you wish to opt out of our ability to track you across devices, you may install the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on by clicking here.

“Do not track” signals

Our Websites and Services do not collect personal information about your online activities over time and across third-party websites or online services. As a consequence, “do not track” signals transmitted from web browsers do not apply to our Websites or Services and we do not alter any of our data collection and use practices if we receive such a signal.