A cookie is a small text file stored on your computer and contains information. Cookies are normally used to improve the website for visitors.
There are two common types:
- The first is called a persistent cookie and creates a file on your computer during a defined time period. Among other things it is used to make it easier for the visitor to use the website according to his or her preferences and interests.
- The other type is called a session cookie. While the visitor browses the website, a file is stored temporarily on your computer. Session cookies are deleted when the user closes the browser window. No personal information such as email or name is stored.
Both cookies are used on the Invest in Skåne website. Our purpose is to gain insight into visitor behaviour with the goal to improve structure, navigation and content. Next chapter describes which cookies Invest in Skåne are using.
If you as a visitor do not accept that our website use session cookies, you can disable cookies in your browser's security settings. You can also set your browser to alert you every time a website tries to set a cookie on your computer.
If you wish no cookies – neither session or persistent – to be stored on your computer, you may disable this in your browser settings as well. This may render some web interactivity and non-functional dynamics.
General information about cookies and the new Electronic Communications Act are available on the official website of The Swedish Post and Telecom Authority (PTS).
Cookies on Invest in Skånes website
Following are names and descriptions of cookies which are downloaded to your browser and computer when you browse our websites:
1. Analytics and statistics
Following cookies are used to gain better insight of visitor behaviour on our website. The purpose is to improve usability, technical functionality, SEO and accessibility on our site.
- _hjAbsoluteSessionInProgress, _hjFirstSeen, _hjid, __hjIncludedInPageviewSample och _hjShownFeedbackMessage – is utilised by our analytics tool Hotjar to generate analytical data through forms and feedback widgets with the purpose to collect insights and suggestions of improvements from our users.
- nmstat – This cookie is used by our web tool Siteimprove to help remember the browser's use of the website. It is used to collect statistics about site usage such as when the browser last visited the site. This information is then used to evaluate and improve the way the website is used. Siteimprove is a diagnostics tool to help us improve technical aspects of our websites such as broken links, SEO and accessibility.
No to web statistics?
If you do not wish your visit on our website to appear or be processed in our analytical tools, please select the opt-out option in our pop-up, available in the page header of this website.