Cookie Policy

Dmac Media Ltd.

RBN: 455676

Last update: November 2017

So what is a cookie?

A cookie is a small piece of data in the form of a text file that may be stored on your computer or mobile device having visited a website. It allows a website “remember” your actions or preferences over a length of time and helps us improve your experience each time you visit. 

If you would like to find out more in depth information about cookies, please click here.

How Cookies are used on this website

There are two main categories of cookie…

Session Cookies:These temporary cookies are not stored on your computer or mobile device. They are erased once your browser is closed our your session is inactive for 20 mins or more. 
Persistent cookies: Peristent or Duration cookies are placed on your computer or mobile device for a pre-determined duration once you visit a website.

Dmacmedia.ie may use Google Analytics to assist in managing our website to ensure we provide relevant information in an easily accessible format and as a tool to give our customers best service.

Below is a list of cookies that we use. We have tried to ensure this is complete and up to date, but if you think that we have missed a cookie or there is any discrepancy, please let us know.

Cookie Name

Expiration

Cookie Descriptor

_gid

24 hours

Used to distinguish users

_gat

10 minutes

Used to throttle request rate

_ga

2 years

Identifies unique users

_utma

 

12 months

Analytics. Used to distinguish users and sessions.

_utmb

30mins

Analytics. Used to determine new sessions/visits.

_utmc

Close of session

Analytics. To determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.

_utmv

6 months

Analytics. Used to store visitor-level custom variable data.

_utmz

6 months

Analytics. Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site.

PHPSESSID

Close of session

Login functionality

 

Remarketing

Dmacmedia.ie utilise paid advertising tools including Google Adwords for advertising personalistion & remarketing purposes. These persistent cookies enable our marketing team to serve tailored advertising across Googles Display Network as well as tailoring search results for website visitors. 

More information on Google Adwords Remarketing Cookies can be found here.

If you would like to opt out of interest based advertising, you can do so at the link below:

NAI Consumer Opt Out

What Personal Data is collected by using this website?

This website will collect the IP address of visitors. While Dmac Media cannot identify an individual by an IP address (an identifier number assigned to each computer and other device) that same information may be passed on to the competent Authority so they make take the necessary steps to obtain information from the relevant ISP to identify an individual if they consider initiating criminal prosecutions as a result of a cyber-attack against this site.

Managing/Removing Your Cookies

To control the cookies from/on your computer or mobile device, please see the attached links for the most common web browsers in use. Note: Third Party Cookies may be set when using hyperlinks to another website. Note: The 5 links below take you to external websites.

Google Chrome
Internet Explorer
Firefox
Safari
Microsoft Edge

To provide our website visitors with the option of preventing their data from being used by Google Analytics, please click the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on for the Google Analytics JavaScript here.

To view Google analytics data privacy and security analytics information click here.

Dmac Media welcomes objective feedback in respect of this Cookie Policy. NOTE: This Cookie Policy is part of our overall Privacy Statement.

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