Privacy Policy

Effective date: 21 May 2018

This Privacy Policy applies to the Newsgain website at https://www.newsgain.com (the ‘Website’). By using the Website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Information we collect

We collect the following data about users:

1.Information that you voluntarily submit to us (‘User-Supplied Information’); and
2. Technical data automatically collected from all visitors to the Website (described below under ‘Passive Data Collection’).

User-Supplied Information: We may collect user-supplied information when you choose to provide us with your Personal information via the Website, including when you send us a contact request or apply to become a publisher partner.

Passive Data Collection: Like most web-based services, we automatically receive and record information in our server logs from your browser when you use the Websites. We use both session and persistent cookies. The information that we may collect with these automated methods may include, for example, your IP address, cookie information, a unique device or user ID, browser type, system type, the content and pages that you access on the Website, the frequency and duration of your visits to the Website, and the page from which you navigated to the Website. If we directly combine any information gathered through passive means with Personal information, we treat the combined information as Personal information under this Privacy Policy. Generally, though, we use information collected by passive means in aggregated forms.

Cookies

Cookies are small files placed on your computer by websites you visit. By using the Website, you accept its placement of cookies onto your computer.

We use the cookies listed below on the Website.

Mandatory cookies

Cookie name Domain Purpose
__cfduid newsgain.com The __cfduid cookie is used by Cloudflare to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. For example, if the visitor is in a coffee shop where there are infected machines, but the specific visitor’s machine is trusted (e.g. because they’ve completed a challenge within the Cloudflare Challenge Passage period), the cookie allows Cloudflare to identify that client and not challenge them again. It does not correspond to any user ID in the website’s database and does not store any personally identifiable information. It has a default expiration of 1 year.
__cfduid hs-analytics.net
__cfduid hs-scripts.com
__cfduid hubspot.com

 

Privacy Management

Cookie name Domain Purpose
gdpr[allowed_cookies] newsgain.com This cookie is used to store information about the specific cookies you have consented to on this website. It has a default expiration of 1 year.
gdpr[consent_types] newsgain.com This cookie is used to store information about the types of cookies you have consented to on this website. It has a default expiration of 1 year.

 

Tracking – Google

Cookie name Domain Purpose
_ga newsgain.com This Google Analytics cookie is used to distinguish users and has a default expiration of 2 years.
_gat newsgain.com This is a Google Analytics cookie, used to throttle (i.e. limit) the request rate to Google Analytics. It has a default expiration of 1 minute.
_gid newsgain.com This Google Analytics cookie is used to distinguish users and has a default expiration of 24 hours.
NID google.com 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. Google also uses NID help customise ads on Google properties, like Google Search. For example, it uses such cookies to remember your most recent searches, your previous interactions with an advertiser’s ads or search results, and your visits to an advertiser’s website. This helps Google to show you customised ads, and it has a default expiration of 6 months.

 

Tracking – HubSpot

Cookie name Domain Purpose
__hssc newsgain.com This HubSpot cookie keeps track of sessions. This is used to determine if we should increment the session number and timestamps in the __hstc cookie. It contains the domain, viewCount (increments each pageView in a session), and session start timestamp. It has a default expiration of 30 minutes.
__hssrc newsgain.com Whenever HubSpot changes the session cookie, this cookie is also set. We set it to 1 and use it to determine if the user has restarted their browser. If this cookie does not exist when we manage cookies, we assume it is a new session.
__hstc newsgain.com This is the main HubSpot cookie for tracking visitors. It contains the domain, utk (see below), initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number (increments for each subsequent session).
hubspotutk newsgain.com This HubSpot cookie is used to keep track of a visitor’s identity. This cookie is passed to HubSpot on form submission and used when de-duplicating contacts. It has a default expiration of 10 years.

 

WordPress

Cookie name Domain Purpose
wordpress_logged_in_[hash] newsgain.com WordPress uses this cookie to indicate when you’re logged in, and who you are, for most interface use. It is a session cookie, deleted when you close your browser.
wordpress_sec_[UID] newsgain.com WordPress uses this cookied to keep you logged into the website. It is a session cookie, deleted when you close your browser.
wordpress_test_cookie newsgain.com WordPress sets this cookie when you navigate to the website’s login page. The cookie is used to check whether your web browser is set to allow or reject cookies. It expires at the end of your session.
wp-settings-[UID] newsgain.com WordPress sets a wp-settings-[UID] cookie for each individual logged-in user ID from the Users’ database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface and the main website’s interface, if the website is altered for authenticated users. The default expiration of this cookie is 1 year.
wp-settings-time-[UID] newsgain.com WordPress sets a wp-settings-time-[UID] cookie for each individual logged-in user ID from the Users’ database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface and the main website’s interface, if the website is altered for authenticated users. The default expiration of this cookie is 1 year.

 

Functionality

Cookie name Domain Purpose
CP5XKN6QLDFWUC newsgain.com Session cookie used by a revenue calculator on the Newsgain website. Without this cookie, the online calculator may not work.
PHPSESSID newsgain.com Session cookie used by a revenue calculator on the Newsgain website. Without this cookie, the online calculator may not work.

 

Privacy Preferences

You can review your privacy preferences, and disable cookies on the Website, at any time here:

Use of your personal information

Newsgain does not sell, rent or lease its customer, supplier, partner or user lists to third parties. We may share data with technology partners to help us send you email, provide customer support or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services, and they are required to protect your information at least the same standards that we apply.

Security of your personal information

Newsgain makes endeavours to ensure your personally identifiable data is not intercepted.

The Website secures your personal information from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. If your personal information is transmitted across the internet from the Website, it is protected through the use the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Newsgain will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law.

About Newsgain

Newsgain ApS is registered at Frederiksborggade 15, 2nd Floor, 1360 Copenhagen, Denmark with company registration number DK29635412. Our work is governed by and construed in accordance with Danish Law, and any disputes relating to these terms and conditions will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Danish courts.