Slidebank Website Cookies 


The Slidebank website uses a number of cookies to aid visitor convenience and to help us deliver the best possible user experience. They comprise cookies that are local to the Slidebank Domain, and Third Party Cookies.

These are different from the cookies used to deliver the Slidebank Service.

You can set up your browser options, to stop your computer accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. If you do not accept cookies, however, you may not be able to use the whole of the Site or all functionality of the services.

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Local Cookies on the Slidebank Domain

Name Domain Description Expiry
_ga Google Analytics. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports. 2 years
_gid Google Analytics. Used to distinguish users. Temporary
__atuvc This cookie is associated with the AddThis social sharing widget which is commonly embedded in websites to enable visitors to share content with a range of networking and sharing platforms. It stores an updated page share count. 1 year
crumb Squarespace cookie to ensure site security Persistent
ss_cid This Squarespace cookie is used to identify a unique user for Squarespace Metrics. The value assigned is a random GUID, and no personally identifying information is associated with this cookie. It's purpose is to determine uniqueness of the user (unique visitor). 2 years
ss_cpvisit This SquareSpace cookie is used to identify a user’s session (visit). The value assigned is the timestamp of the initial page view for a session. This does not collect personally identifying information. 30 minutes
ss_cvr This cookie is equivalent to the ss_cid cookie with the exception that it stores the values of the current and ss_cvisit ss_cpvisit cookies. 2 years
_gat Google Analytics. Used to throttle request rate. 1 minute

Third Party Cookies

These relate to services we use to deliver and maintain the Slidebank website.

Name Domain Description Expiry
loc Geolocation, which is used to help providers determine how users who share information with each other are geographically located (state level). 13 months
mus Unclassified AddThis cookie. 1 year
uid These cookies are used to track usage of the service. Addthis allows the user to share a webpage with many social sites. 1 year
uvc The uvc cookie is one of the cookies used to track usage of the service. It allows a user to share a webpage with many social sites. 1 year
BizoID LinkedIn Ad analytics for Linkedin insights and ad tags. 6 months
lang LinkedIn Ads cookie to track the success of LinkedIn advertising Persistent
UserMatchHistory LinkedIn Ad analytics, LinkedIn insights and ads tags 6 months
IDE These cookies set by a third party (DoubleClick) and are used for serving targeted advertisements that are relevant to you across the web. Targeted advertisements may be displayed to you based on your previous visits to this website. For example, advertisements about a topic you have expressed an interest in while browsing our site may be displayed t you across the web. In addition, these cookies measure the conversion rate of ads presented to the user. For more information, please visit If you wish to disable DoubleClick cookies on your browser please visit this website 1 month
fr Encrypted Facebook ID and Browser ID for advertising. 3 months
CONSENT Google cookie for tracking success of Google Advertising Persistent
NID Most Google users will have a preferences cookie called ‘NID’ in their browsers. A browser sends this cookie with requests to Google’s sites. The NID cookie contains a unique ID Google uses to remember your preferences and other information, such as your preferred language (e.g. English), how many search results you wish to have shown per page (e.g. 10 or 20), and whether or not you wish to have Google’s SafeSearch filter turned on. 6 months
lidc Used for routing, Share buttons and ad tags, 1 day expiry 1 day
_pinterest_cm Social sharing of blog content on Pinterest. 1 year
m-b Quora ad tracking Persistent
bscookie Secure browser ID cookie for tracking LinkedIn ad traffic. 1 year
DYNSRV Strictly necessary cookie used for load balancing to manage server traffic demand. Persistent