Cookie Policy

At itdesign, we believe in transparency in the collection and use of data. With this policy, we would like to inform you about the use of our cookies and similar storage technologies. The cookie policy is part of our Privacy Policy, which provides additional information on the data we collect and use.

1. What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files placed on your end device by your web browser that store certain information. The next time you visit our website using the same device, the information stored by cookies is either returned to our website (“First Party cookie”) or another website to which the cookie belongs (“Third Party cookie”). Session cookies are deleted after logging out and closing your browser, while long-term cookies remain on your device until they are deleted by you or your browser, or their duration has expired.

The information stored and returned by the cookie allows us to display our website and its contents according to your preferences and personalize your user experience. Cookies also allow us to evaluate the success of our marketing activities.

However, only the cookie is identified on the device. Additional storage of personal data is only carried out upon your express consent or if such storage is essential, for example, to be able to use the offered and accessed service.

4. Use of Cookies

Depending on their purpose and function, we classify the cookies used by our website into the following categories:

  • Essential cookies
  • Functional cookies
  • Marketing cookies
  • Statistics cookies

Essential cookies

Essential cookies ensure that our website and its services function properly and can be optimized by us. This means that without these cookies, our website and its services cannot be used as intended.

This type of cookies (essential cookies) is used exclusively by itdesign (First Party cookies). The information stored in these cookies is only available to us.

The following essential cookies are used on our website:

NameProviderPurposeDuration
borlabs-cookieitdesign.deThe borlabs cookie stores the consent you gave when visiting the website. If you would like to revoke this consent, simply delete the cookie in your browser. When you do this, the next time you access the website again or refresh it, you will again be asked for your consent to use the cookies.1 year

Cookies that are absolutely necessary cannot be deactivated or activated individually. You have the option of deactivating cookies generally in your browser at any time.

Functional cookies

NameProviderPurposeDuration
NIDgoogle.comUsed to unlock Google Maps content.6 months

You can object to the use of functional cookies at any time by adjusting your cookie settings accordingly.

Marketing cookies

Marketing cookies come from both us and external advertising companies. They are used to collect information about the websites you visit, among other things. This information can be used, for example, to deliver targeted advertising to the user.

The following marketing cookies are used on our website:

NameProviderPurposeDuration
_vwovwo.comIt is a jar of all the cookies. It is currently created only for safari. It would in the future replace all the cookies. The actual expiry of cookie doesn’t matter as it stores the expiry of cookies set in it and keep on expiring them.2096 years
_vis_opt_svwo.comThe number of times the browser was closed and reopened. Tracks sessions created for a user.100 days
_vis_opt_test_cookievwo.comSession cookie generated to detect if the cookies are enabled on the browser of the user or not. It also helps in tracking the number of browser sessions a visitor has gone through.Session
_vwo_dsvwo.comCollects data in for Visual Website Optimizer on the user’s visits to the website, such as number of visits, average time spent and which pages have been opened. The purpose is to generate reports for the optimization of website content.1 month
_vwo_snvwo.comCollects statistics for Visual Website Optimizer on user visits to the website, such as number of visits, average time spent and which pages were opened.30 mins and reset again to 30 mins on user activity.
_vwo_uuidvwo.comGeneration of a unique ID for each visitor.10 years
_vwo_uuid_v2vwo.comCalculates unique traffic on a website366 days
_vwo_referrervwo.comStores information on references enabling Visual Website Optimizer to identify the original source of traffic in case of a split test.15 seconds
_vis_opt_outvwo.comThe cookie indicates that the visitor’s activities will no longer be stored or evaluated by VWO.100 days
_vwo_uuid_{CAMPAIGNID}
_vis_opt_exp_{CAMPAIGNID}_goal_{GOALID}
_vis_opt_exp_{CAMPAIGNID}_combi
_vis_opt_exp_{CAMPAIGNID}_exclude
_vis_opt_exp_{CAMPAIGNID}_split
vwo.comStorage of campaign relevant data, e.g. the variant displayed to the user for an A/B test.100 days
_vwo_uuid_{CAMPAIGNID}: 10 years

You can object to the use of marketing cookies at any time by adjusting your cookie settings accordingly.

Statistics cookies

NameProviderPurposeDuration
_gagoogle.comContains a randomly generated User-ID. This ID enables Google Analytics to recognize returning users on this website and to merge data from previous visits.2 years
_gidgoogle.comContains a randomly generated User-ID. This ID enables Google Analytics to recognize returning users on this website and to merge data from previous visits.24 hours
_gat_UA-3174236-2
_gat_gtag_UA_3174236_2
google.comCertain data is only sent to Google Analytics once per minute at most. The cookie has a lifetime of one minute. As long as it is set, certain data transfers are blocked.1 minute

You can object to the use of statistics cookies at any time by adjusting your cookie settings accordingly.