Cookies Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small pieces of text sent to your web browser by websites that you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows us to recognise you and make your experience of using the site, easier and more convenient for you.

Why are cookies essential?

Most websites use cookies. Cookies enable users to navigate sites and where appropriate, allow us to tailor the content to fit with the needs of our users. If we didn’t have cookies in place, we wouldn’t be able to guarantee that your experience is as we intend it to be.

None of the cookies we use are used to collect your personal information.

What types of cookies are there?

The length of time a cookie remains on your device very much depends on the type of cookie that has been used. We use 5 cookies on our site:

 

Cookie name

Why is the cookie needed?

What will happen if I disable these cookies?

Type

Persistent / Session?

PHPSESSID

This cookie helps make your website experience as seamless as possible by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

You won’t be able to preserve your user session state across page requests.

HTTP

Session

_ga  

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

Base 8 Innovations will not include your session within its statistical analysis so any improvements we make to the website in the future will only be based on the statistics gathered by those customers willing to let us register their unique ID

HTTP

Persistent

_gat

Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate

Prevents accurate google analytics from being captured on the website

HTTP

Session

_gid

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

Base 8 Innovations will not include your session within its statistical analysis so any improvements we make to the website in the future will only be based on the statistics gathered by those customers willing to let us register their unique ID

HTTP

Session

collect

Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor's device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.

Prevents accurate google analytics from being captured on the website

Pixel

Session

 

How to delete cookies?

If you wish to restrict or block cookies, you can do this through your browser settings. You may also visit www.aboutcookies.org to learn more about managing your cookies.

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