Cookie Policy



This website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files stored on your computer within your web browser. We use these cookies for a variety of reasons including monitoring website activity, improving our website for visitors and monitoring the success of our advertising campaigns.

Below are details of some of the types of cookies we use:


We use some cookies that are strictly necessary for the site to work correctly and enable certain features. You cannot disable these cookies but they do not contain any personal or intrusive information.

Analytics cookies

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website and WordPress blog. The cookies collect information including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. This information is aggregated and used in anonymised reporting to help us improve our website.


These cookies help to improve the performance of the website, providing a better user experience, by letting us monitor how visitors use the website and how they found it. These cookies are anonymous and do not contain any personally identifiable information.


We use the services of a third party advertising platform and may place a cookie for them to allow them to provide you with more tailored adverts when browsing other websites on the internet.


We use social sharing and video services run by other companies. These companies may drop cookies on your computer when you use them on our site or if you are already logged into them.

You can find out more about these cookies from the following list:

Current cookies on the Translation Laboratory website

Cookie name Category Purpose Expiry
_cfduid Necessary Used by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web traffic. 1 year
_ga Statistics Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 2 years
_gat Statistics Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate Session
_gid Statistics Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. Session
_hjIncludedInSample Marketing Determines if the user’s navigation should be registered in a certain statistical place holder. Session
ads/ga-audiences Marketing Used by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor’s online behaviour across websites. Session



Hotjar We use Hotjar cookies to see where visitors look and click on our website. The various Hotjar cookies serve among other things to let Hotjar know whether a visitor is included in the sample or test, and whether to follow a visitor across multiple pages. You can opt out of HotJar at Session

How do I change my cookie settings?

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit or

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit