Introduction

This policy sets out details of how basispoint uses cookies.  A copy of this policy is published on our website and will be updated from time to time. By using this site and consenting to the use of cookies, you agree to the placement of cookies on your computer in accordance with the terms of this policy. This Cookie Policy forms part of our overall Privacy Policy Statement and should be read in conjunction with it.

What are cookies?

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information downloaded to your computer or device when you visit a site. Cookies are then sent back to the originating site on each subsequent visit, or to another site that recognizes that cookie. Cookies can allow a site to recognize a user’s device and let you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience. 

Our website may contain links to other websites which you can choose to click on to visit.  We are not responsible for the content on other websites.

Why we use cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to improve your experience when you browse our website. By continuing to browse and visit the site, you are agreeing to the use of cookies. As you use this website, information is received and stored by us. This information is used to enable us to improve the website and to enable us to respond to your requests. 

Some of the cookies we use are for web analytics and intelligence about our site. We may also use tracking pixels or other technologies for similar purposes and we may include these in marketing e-mail messages or our newsletters to determine whether messages have been opened and links clicked on. Tracking pixels do not place information on your device but may work in conjunction with cookies to monitor site and user activity.

In addition, our website makes use of different third-party applications and services to enhance the experience of website visitors. These may include social media platforms such as LinkedIn and Twitter (using sharing buttons), or embedded content from twitter, YouTube and Vimeo. As a result, cookies may be set by these third parties, and used by them to track your online activity. We have no direct control over the information that is collected by these cookies. 

Types of cookies we use on our website

There are five types of cookies explained below which we may use on our site.

  • Strictly necessary cookies (4)

Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies. We use the following necessary cookies:

Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type
CookieConsent basispoint.ie Stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain 1 year HTTP Cookie
paymentLog eu.123formbuilder.com used to track potential client issues while using any payments facilities via our website 6 days HTTP Cookie
PHPSESSID eu.123formbuilder.com Preserves user session state across page requests. Session HTTP Cookie
vuid vimeo.com Collects data on the user’s visits to the website, such as which pages have been read. 2 years HTTP Cookie

  • Statistics (4)

Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.   We use the following statistic cookies:

Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type
_ga basispoint.ie Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 2 years HTTP Cookie
_gat basispoint.ie Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate 1 day HTTP Cookie
_gid basispoint.ie Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 1 day HTTP Cookie
collect google-analytics.com Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels. Session Pixel Tracker

  • Performance / Marketing cookies (15)

Performance / Marketing cookies collect information about how visitors use a site, for instance which pages visitors go to most often.  

Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type
lpv707623 pardot.com This LPV cookie is set to keep Pardot from tracking multiple page views on a single asset over a 30-minute session. For example, if a visitor reloads a landing page several times over a 30-minute period, this cookie keeps each reload from being tracked as a page view. 1 day HTTP Cookie
pardot [x2]  go.basispoint.ie
pardot.com
Used to identify the visitor across visits and devices.  Session HTTP Cookie
visitor_id# [x3]  basispoint.ie
go.basispoint.ie
pardot.com
The visitor cookie includes a unique visitor ID and the unique identifier for your account. For example, the cookie name visitor_id12345 stores the visitor ID 1010101010. The account identifier, 12345, makes sure that the visitor is tracked on the correct Pardot account. The visitor value is the visitor_id in your Pardot account. This cookie is set for visitors by the Pardot tracking code. 179 days HTTP Cookie
visitor_id#-hash [x3]  basispoint.ie
go.basispoint.ie
pardot.com
The visitor hash cookie contains the account ID and stores a unique hash. For example, the cookie name visitor_id12345-hash stores the hash “855c3697d9979e78ac404c4ba2c66533”, and the account ID is 12345. This cookie is a security measure to make sure that a malicious user can’t fake a visitor from Pardot and access corresponding prospect information. 179 days HTTP Cookie
yt-remote-cast-installed youtube-nocookie.com Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Session HTML Local Storage
yt-remote-connected-devices youtube-nocookie.com Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Persistent HTML Local Storage
yt-remote-device-id youtube-nocookie.com Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Persistent HTML Local Storage
yt-remote-fast-check-period youtube-nocookie.com Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Session HTML Local Storage
yt-remote-session-app youtube-nocookie.com Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Session HTML Local Storage
yt-remote-session-name youtube-nocookie.com Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Session HTML Local Storage

 

  • Unclassified 

Unclassified cookies are cookies that we are in the process of classifying, together with the providers of individual cookies.  Currently we do not have any unclassified cookies.

  • Targeting cookies 

We do not deliver third party advertisements via our website. 

Accepting and Refusing cookies on our site

You can consent to or opt out of our usage of cookies other than any strictly necessary cookies by clicking the link on our homepage.  If you want to remove existing cookies from your device, you can do this using your browser options. If you want to block future cookies being placed on your device or would like to prohibit website tracking you can change your browser settings to do this.

How to contact us

If you wish to contact us please contact us at admin@basispoint.ie or write to us at Basispoint Limited, c/o Sonya Mooney, Georges Court, 54-62, Townsend Street, Dublin 2.

August 2020