Cookies policy

This is the cookies policy of Zbrush3d.com which applies to our Website (“Cookies Policy”). You should read this Cookies Policy with the Terms and the Privacy Policy.

We use cookies to enhance your experience of Zbrush3d.com and to better understand how people use the Website. This may also include cookies from third party social media websites. You can change your cookies settings at any time by following the instructions below in paragraph 3: “How to manage cookies”.

  • 1. What are Cookies?

    A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

    We use the following cookies:

    – Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.

    – Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our Website works, 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 Website. 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).

    – Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our Website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our Website more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

  • 2. Types of Cookies

    You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the tables below:

  • A. Strictly necessary cookies

    Cookie Name Purpose More information
    _csrf_token This cookie is essential for our site to stop cross-site request forgery.
    _future_learn_session This cookie is essential for our site to identify a specific user and recognize you when you return to our site.
    session_last_active_at This cookie is essential for our site to track if a user can be given cached content.
  • B. Analytical/performance cookies

    Cookie name Purpose More information
    ahoy_events, ahoy_visit, ahoy_visitor, ahoy_track These cookies enable us to help identify a specific user across multiple devices. We use the ahoy library for this.
    _ceir This cookie allows us to analyse user behaviour and optimise our website design. We use Crazy Egg for this.
    vanity_id, test_identity These cookies enable us to help identify a visitor for the purposes of A/B testing. We use the Vanity library for this.
    fl_mc_utm This cookie allows us to track which advertising campaign prompted a user to visit the Microcredential description page. Expires: 4 hours
    fl_mc_referrer This cookie stores what site a user visited prior to requesting the Microcredential description page. Expires: 4 hours

    We use Google Analytics software to collect anonymised information about how you use Zbrush3d.com. We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements to the site.

    You can read more about the Google Analytics developer guidelines or opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites.

    _ga Google Analytics: used to distinguish users Expires: 2 years
    _gid Google Analytics: used to distinguish users Expires: 24 hours
    _gat Google Analytics: Used to throttle request rate Expires: 1 minute
    _gac_UA-* Google Analytics: Contains campaign related information for the user Expires: 90 days
    ajs_anonymous_id Google Analytics
    ajs_group_id Google Analytics
  • C. Functionality Cookies

    Cookie name Purpose More information
    au_copyright Enables us to show the copyright to users in Australia (and remove it after users have seen it) Expires: when purged
    degree_promo_alert_dismissed This cookie allows us to identify a user who has seen the degree promo alert Expires: 1 week
    detectedUserTimeZone Allows us to remember the timezone a user sets Expires: when purged
    dismissed_messages Allows us to hide messages that have been dismissed Expires: when purged
    Font_loaded This cookie allows us to remember whether the user has loaded the custom font. Expires: 1 month
    great_campaign_country_code Enables us to save a users country to show their free/discounted courses throughout their journey Expires: until purged
    Hubspot This cookie enables us to use a chatbot to help learners decide if a microcredential is right for them Hubspot Privacy Policy
    lm_organisation Learning Manager users only, tracks which organisation they can access Expires: until purged
    mjx.menu Allows us to display mathematical equations in our course content. We use the Mathjax library for this.
    Remember_me This cookie enables us to identify a specific user who has ticked “Remember me”.
    __stripe_mid A token set by Stripe (payment provider) to facilitate the payment of online orders.
    __stripe_sid A token set by Stripe (payment provider) to facilitate the payment of online orders.
    Website_visited This cookie allows us to remember whether user has dismissed the cookie banner. Expires: when purged
    Zendesk This cookie enables us to collect feedback from our users Zendesk Privacy Policy
    __unam “Share This” functionality on the blog
  • D. Targeting Cookies

    The online advertising industry provides websites from which you may opt-out of receiving targeted advertising from advertisers, their data partners and other advertising partners that participate in self-regulatory programs. You can use the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out tool, and the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out tool, which will allow you to opt out of seeing targeted ads from their members.

    EU users who have provided their consent to our use of cookies and similar technologies to process their personal information can use the EDAA’s opt-out tool which can be found at https://www.youronlinechoices.eu/.

    Cookie name Purpose More information
    _fbp, _fbc Used by Facebook to deliver advertising Expires: 3 months
    rmStore (Rakuten), stc114483 (Rakuten) These cookies enable us to track affiliate purchases. Rakuten Marketing Privacy Policy
    Find out more about Rakuten’s ad choice preferences.
    _sm_au, _sm_au_c Used by Google to deliver advertising
    You can opt out of seeing personalised ads from Google.
    UserMatchHistory, li_sugr, li-oatml Used by LinkedIn to deliver advertising, from the linkedin.com domain
    li_fat_id Used by LinkedIn to deliver advertising, on the digitalcharacter.school domain
    U Used by LinkedIn to deliver advertising, from the adymptotic.com domain
  • E. Adobe Flash Cookies

    Our Website may display video content using Adobe Flash Player. Adobe uses Flash cookies (also known as Local Shared Objects) to help improve your experience as a Visitor or Learner and save your preferences. Flash cookies are stored on your device in much the same way as usual cookies, but your browser manages them differently. If you wish to disable or delete a Flash cookie, see Adobe Flashplayer Security Settings. Please bear in mind, though, that if you disable Flash cookies for the Website you may be unable to access certain elements of the Website and Online Courses and Content.

  • F. Third Party Cookies

    Our Partner Institutions may also use cookies over which we have no control. For further information on how our Partner Institutions use cookies please refer to the cookies policies on their respective websites.

  • 3. How to manage cookies

    Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

    Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

    Google Chrome

    Microsoft Edge

    Mozilla Firefox

    Microsoft Internet Explorer

    Opera

    Apple Safari

    To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.

    To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

    Last reviewed on 16th October 2019