- Optimizing the website and user behavior analysis.
- Integrating YouTube video support.
- Understanding user behavior (clicking) on our website using Hotjar.
What kinds of cookies do we use?
We use functional cookies to optimize your user experience. We never share this information with third parties.
We use a Google Analytics cookie on our website to see which pages are visited most frequently and which links our users click on.
These web statistics can help us gain insight into which searches are effective, and which are not. This allows us to improve our pages. Google analytics cookies will be stored up to 26 months.
Visitors to our website may encounter third-party cookies. All videos on our website are hosted on YouTube. Please find more information below.
To gain a better understanding of the clicking behavior of our users, we use Hotjar. This anonymized information can help us find out which pages should be further optimized.
Tracking cookies for more relevant content and ads
We use Google tracking cookies to display more relevant and personalized advertisements, based on your browsing behavior. Examples include job vacancies or interesting events at our institute. These cookies will be stored up to 26 months.
What is a cookie?
YouTube cookie consent for videos
Certain cookies require explicit consent. At the Netherlands Cancer Institute, this applies to the cookies required to view our videos. These videos are hosted on YouTube and embedded on our website.
The tracking cookies used by YouTube require your explicit consent. You will not be able to view the videos throughout website without this explicit consent, but you can freely browse all other information hosted on our website.
Our use of Google Analytics closely aligns with the privacy-friendly settings in accordance with the best practices outlined by the Dutch Data Protection Authority.
Links to social media and other websites
Our social media application allows you to share our pages to your social media. Some of our pages include links to external websites that are not part of the Netherlands Cancer Institute’s domain.
Clicking these links will place a cookie on your device. LinkedIn and YouTube will place a cookie if you open a page or video with the button. These channels will only place a cookie once you click one of their links.
We recommend consulting Google’s privacy statement as well.
How long will these cookies be stored on my pc, tablet, or phone?
Functional cookies will be deleted after your session, when you leave our website Analytics and tracking cookies are not automatically deleted.
You will have to delete them yourself.