BannerNow (website) puts small files (known as ‘cookies’) onto your computer to collect information about how you browse the site.

Cookies are used to:

  • measure how you use the website so it can be updated and improved based on your needs
  • remember the notifications you’ve seen so that we don’t show them to you again
  • keep you logged into your account cookies aren’t used to identify you personally.

Find out more about how to manage cookies.

Measuring website usage (Google Analytics)

We use Google Analytics software to collect information about how you use We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements

Google Analytics stores information about:

  • the pages you visit on
  • how long you spend on each page

  • how you got to the site 

  • what you click on while you’re visiting the site

We don’t collect or store your personal information (eg your name or address) so this information can’t be used to identify who you are.

We don’t allow Google to use or share our analytics data.

Google Analytics sets the following cookies:

Universal Analytics

Title Purpose Expires
_ga This helps us count how many people visit by tracking if you’ve visited before 2 years
_gat Used to manage the rate at which page view requests are made 10 minutes

Google Analytics

Title Purpose Expires
_utma Like _ga, this lets us know if you’ve visited before, so we can count how many of our visitors
are new to or to a certain page
2 years
_utmb This works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time you spend on 30 minutes
_utmc This works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser when you close your browser
_utmz This tells us how you reached (eg from another website or a search engine) 6 months Technical Cookies

Title Purpose Expires
XSRF-TOKEN This cookie protects you from XSRF attacks. 24 hours
laravel_session This session cookie is required to allow the user to navigate throughout the website.
The website will not work if you will disable this cookie.
1 day
_cfduid The _cfduid cookie is used to override any security restrictions based on the IP address
the visitor is coming from. For example, if the visitor is in a coffee shop where
there are a bunch of infected machines, but the visitor's machine is known trusted,
then the cookie can override the security setting. It does not correspond to any userid
in the web application, nor does the cookie store any personally identifiable information.
One year

You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies.

Third party services

We are using some third party widgets on our website that can store their own cookies:

- Atlassian - contact us and support widget. Privacy Policy

- Stripe - payment processor library. Privacy Policy

- Cloudflare - CDN provider. Privacy Policy

- Pusher - websockets. Privacy Policy

- Hubspot - crm. Privacy Policy

- Google Ad Preference Manager:

Your current interest-based advertising status with BannerNow is: opt-in