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There are 4 general categories of cookies: Necessary, Performance, Functionality, and Targeting.
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Performance cookies track the way visitors arrive on and use our website, as well as website performance. They may also collect information about how you use the website. Information collected is used for internal business processes and improving user experience on our website.
Functionality cookies allow us to remember your preferences, determine whether you are logged in, and customize your user experience. This information in these cookies may be anonymous, and they are not used to track your browsing activity on other sites or services.
Targeting cookies are used for advertising purposes. Cookies from us, our advertising partners, or other third party providers, allow us to keep track of our advertising results. These cookies can remember that your device has visited a site or service, and may also be able to track your device’s browsing activity on sites or services other than BostonRealEstateJob.com. Information from these cookies may be shared with third parties such as advertising networks and providers to deliver our advertising and to measure the performance and effectiveness of our advertising. They can also provide aggregated usage statistics to us and third party advertising partners or services.
We may partner with selected third-party vendors such as Google Analytics, Google Adwords, Bing, Facebook, LinkedIn, and others, to allow tracking technologies and remarketing services on the Site through the use of first party cookies, third-party cookies, and tracking pixels, to, among other things, analyze and track users’ use of the Site, determine the popularity of certain content, and better understand online activity. This takes place when you visit the Site. These cookies, web beacons, and other similar technologies allow us to display our promotional material to you on other websites you visit. Our third-party advertising partners may also use these technologies to identify your browsing interests over time and across different websites to deliver targeted advertisements and other content that has been customized for you.
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