At Link Engagement, we are committed to maintaining the trust and confidence of all visitors to our web site. Here you’ll find information on how we treat data that we collect.
Visitors to our website
When someone visits www.linkengagement.com we use a third-party service, Google Analytics, to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. This tool does not identify any personal IP addresses or mobile devices and is used only to monitor activity such as the number of visitors to the various parts of our website. The collected information is only processed in a way that does not identify anyone. We do not allow Google to find out the identities of those visiting our website. You can find more information on how cookies are used on this website in the Cookies Policy below. If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website, such as contact forms, this will be made clear and manual user consent will be requested.
As part of the sign-up process for our e-bulletin, we collect personal information such as your email address. We do not rent or trade email lists with other organisations and businesses.
We use a third-party provider, MailPoet, to deliver our e-bulletin. We gather statistics around email opening and clicks using industry-standard technologies to help us monitor and improve our e-bulletin. For more information, please see www.mailpoet.com/privacy-notice/
You can unsubscribe to general mailings at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any of our emails or by emailing our data protection officer Lindsay Wright.
Links to other websites
Access to Your Personal Information
You are entitled to access the personal information that we hold. Please email your request to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Changes to this Privacy Notice
We keep our privacy notice under regular review. This privacy notice was last updated on 15th July 2020.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system. Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your personal computer, mobile or other device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device.
How long are cookies stored for?
Persistent cookies – these cookies remain on a user’s device for the period of time specified in the cookie. They are activated each time that the user visits the website that created that particular cookie. Session cookies – these cookies allow website operators to link the actions of a user during a browser session. A browser session starts when a user opens the browser window and finishes when they close the browser window. Session cookies are created temporarily. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted. Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience. You can find more information about cookies www.allaboutcookies.org
Cookies used on the Link Engagement website
A list of all the cookies used on the website by category is set out below.
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies enable services you have specifically asked for. These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website.
These cookies collect anonymous information on the pages visited. By using the website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device. These cookies collect information about how visitors use the website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how the website works.
These cookies remember choices you make to improve your experience. By using the website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device. These cookies allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise.
Third party cookies
These cookies allow third parties to track the success of their application or customise the application for you. Because of how cookies work we cannot access these cookies, nor can the third parties access the data in cookies used on our site. For example, if you choose to ‘share’ content through Twitter or other social networks you might be sent cookies from these websites. We don’t control the setting of these cookies, so please check those websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.