What are Cookies

Cookies are small text files. When you visit a website, the website sends cookies to your computer, and your computer stores them in a file in your web browser.

Cookies are filled with information, and there are countless different types of cookies. Some help keep track of your login information so you can store passwords to frequently-visited websites. Others keep track of how long you spend on a website. Generally, cookies are a helpful thing for both businesses and users.

The Cookies we use

We use cookies on our websites. Cookies are bits of data we store on the device you use to access our websites and services so we can recognise repeat visitors. Each cookie expires after a certain period of time, depending on what we use it for. We use cookies for several reasons. Below we list and describe the various cookies used on SmartSurvey's website.

This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages.

Google Analytics Cookie

Google Analytics is a simple, easy-to-use tool that helps website owners measure how users interact with website content. As a user navigates between web pages, Google Analytics provides website owners JavaScript tags (libraries) to record information about the page a user has seen, for example the URL of the page. The Google Analytics JavaScript libraries use HTTP Cookies to "remember" what a user has done on previous pages / interactions with the website. more Details

Details of Google Api We Use

Cookie Name: _ga, Expiration Time: 2 years, Description: Used to distinguish users..

Cookie Name: _gid, Expiration Time: 24 hours, Description: Used to distinguish users..

Cookie Name: _gat, Expiration Time: 1 minute, Description: Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_<property-id>.

Microsoft .NET Cookie

Cookie Name: __RequestVerificationToken, Expiration Time: destroyed on closing the browser, Description: This is an anti-forgery cookie set by web applications built using ASP.NET MVC technologies. It is designed to stop unauthorised posting of content to a website, known as Cross-Site Request Forgery. It holds no information about the user and is destroyed on closing the browser.

Cloudflare Cookie

Cookie Name: __cfduid, Expiration Time: 1 Year, Use For: OneSignal browser notificatios, Description: The "__cfduid" cookie is set by the CloudFlare service to identify trusted web traffic. It does not correspond to any user id in the web application, nor does the cookie store any personally identifiable information.

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