We last updated our policy on June 19, 2019.
Information about cookies
A cookie is a small text file that is placed onto your computer (or other electronic device) when you access our website.
There are 4 different types of cookies:
Strictly-necessary cookies (required for the website to run). These allow you to do things like log in securely.
Performance cookies (which measure how many visitors use our site, which pages they visit and how they interact with the site). These help us to improve our website.
Functionality cookies (which remember specific visitor’s preferences for the way they use our site, e.g. language settings or font size).
Targeting/advertising cookies (these collect information about individual visitors that enable us, or third parties, to provide relevant advertisements to those who have visited our site)
Our website may use each type of cookie in order to:
Make your online experience more efficient and enjoyable
Improve our services
Recognise you whenever you visit this website and distinguish you from other users of our site
Obtain information about your preferences and use of our site
Provide you with advertising that is tailored to your interests
Carry out research and data analysis to help us to improve our content and services and to better understand our customer preferences and interests
Your web browser places cookies on your hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about you.
We have set out specific details of the cookies we use on our site in section 4 below.
Like many other websites, third parties may also set cookies on our website. These third parties are responsible for the cookies they set on our site and we have no control over them. For further information on how their cookies policies work, please visit their websites.
You can manage cookies yourself.
You will need to visit the web browser’s site to manage, but for ease we have provided links to popular browsers below:
For further information about cookies and how to manage or disable them please go to: aboutcookies.org.
Please also note that if you change/block cookies then:
some parts of our website may not function properly or as well as they otherwise might;
changes will apply across all websites that you visit (unless you choose to block cookies only from particular websites); and
the settling that you change will only apply on the device on which you change the settings and will not apply across all other devices that you use.
We have set out in the table below details of each of the cookies on our site, a description of what they do and, where relevant, external links that provide more information about them:
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.
|Used by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web traffic.||1 year||HTTP Cookie|
|__stripe_mid||nationbuilder.com||Session cookie for Stripe payment gateway.||1 year||HTTP Cookie|
|__stripe_sid||nationbuilder.com||Session cookie for Stripe payment gateway.||1 day||HTTP Cookie|
|_nbuild_nocache||nationbuilder.com||Used for determining if content caching should be used.||1 year||HTTP Cookie|
|_nbuild_session||nationbuilder.com||NationBuilder session cookie.||Session||HTTP Cookie|
|_nbuild_token||nationbuilder.com||Authenticity token for use on forms to prevent CSRF attacks.||Session||HTTP Cookie|
|CookieConsent||nationbuilder.com||Stores the user's cookie consent state for the current domain.||1 year||HTTP Cookie|
|intercom-state||nationbuilder.com||Allows the website to recoqnise the visitor, in order to optimize the chat-box functionality.||Persistent||HTML Local Storage|
|JSESSIONID||webmail.networksolutionsemail.com||Preserves users states across page requests.||Session||HTTP Cookie|
|language||slideshare.net||Saves the user's preferred language on the website.||Session||HTTP Cookie|
|m||m.stripe.com||Used by stripe payment gateway.||10 years||HTTP Cookie|
Preference cookies enable a website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks, like your preferred language or the region that you are in.
|Set by LinkedIn when a web page contains an embedded "Follow us" panel.||Session||HTTP Cookie|
Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites.
|__utm.gif||google-analytics.com||Google Analytics Tracking Code that logs details about the visitor's browser and computer.||Session||Pixel Tracker|
|__utma||slideshare.net||Collects data on the number of times a user has visited the website as well as dates for the first and most recent visit. Used by Google Analytics.||2 years||HTTP Cookie|
|__utmb||slideshare.net||Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user accessed the website. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of a website visit.||1 day||HTTP Cookie|
|__utmc||slideshare.net||Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user leaves the website. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of a website visit.||Session||HTTP Cookie|
|__utmt||slideshare.net||Used to throttle the speed of requests to the server.||1 day||HTTP Cookie|
|__utmz||slideshare.net||Collects data on where the user came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked and what search term was used. Used by Google Analytics.||6 months||HTTP Cookie|
|Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.||2 years||HTTP Cookie|
|Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate.||1 day||HTTP Cookie|
|Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.||1 day||HTTP Cookie|
|_uv_id||slideshare.net||Collects data on the user's visits to the website, such as which pages have been read.||2 years||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|
|slideshare.experiments||slideshare.net||Pending.||Persistent||HTML Local Storage|
|vuid||vimeo.com||Collects data on the user's visits to the website, such as which pages have been read.||2 years||HTTP Cookie|
Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.
|__widgetsettings||twitter.com||Pending.||Persistent||HTML Local Storage|
|_fbp||nationbuilder.com||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.||3 months||HTTP Cookie|
|_gcl_au||nationbuilder.com||Used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services.||3 months||HTTP Cookie|
|_twitter_sess||twitter.com||Collects anonymous data related to the user's visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and which pages have been loaded, with the purpose of personalising and improving the Twitter service.||Session||HTTP Cookie|
|_video_bandwidthEstimate||facebook.com||Pending.||Persistent||HTML Local Storage|
|1P_JAR||google.com||Google advertising cookie used for user tracking and ad targeting purposes.||29 days||HTTP Cookie|
|Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.||2 years||HTTP Cookie|
|BizoID||ads.linkedin.com||Pending.||29 days||HTTP Cookie|
|bscookie||linkedin.com||Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.||2 years||HTTP Cookie|
|CacheStorageVersion||facebook.com||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.||Persistent||HTML Local Storage|
|CONSENT||google.com||Pending.||6792 days||HTTP Cookie|
|em_cdn_uid||cdn.embedly.com||Measures the number of times an embedded element from a third party service has been used.||1 year||HTTP Cookie|
|fr||facebook.com||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.||3 months||HTTP Cookie|
|GPS||youtube.com||Registers a unique ID on mobile devices to enable tracking based on geographical GPS location.||1 day||HTTP Cookie|
|guest_id||twitter.com||Collects anonymous data related to the user's visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and which pages have been loaded, with the purpose of personalising and improving the Twitter service.||2 years||HTTP Cookie|
|i/adsct||t.co||The cookie is used by Twitter.com in order to determine the number of visitors accessing the website through twitter advertisement content.||Session||Pixel Tracker|
|i/jot||twitter.com||Sets a unique ID for the visitor, that allows third party advertisers to target the visitor with relevant advertisement. This pairing service is provided by third party advertisement hubs, which facilitates real-time bidding for advertisers.||Session||Pixel Tracker|
|IDE||doubleclick.net||Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.||1 year||HTTP Cookie|
|lidc||linkedin.com||Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.||1 day||HTTP Cookie|
|local_storage_support_test||twitter.com||Pending.||Persistent||HTML Local Storage|
|mp_#_mixpanel||turbovote.org||Pending.||1 year||HTTP Cookie|
|NID||google.com||Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user's device. The ID is used for targeted ads.||6 months||HTTP Cookie|
|personalization_id||twitter.com||Pending.||2 years||HTTP Cookie|
|PREF||youtube.com||Registers a unique ID that is used by Google to keep statistics of how the visitor uses YouTube videos across different websites.||8 months||HTTP Cookie|
|TabId||facebook.com||Pending||Session||HTML Local Storage|
|test_cookie||doubleclick.net||Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies.||1 day||HTTP Cookie|
|UID||scorecardresearch.com||Collects information of the user and his/her movement, such as timestamp for visits, most recently loaded pages and IP address. The data is used by the marketing research network, Scorecard Research, to analyse traffic patterns and carry out surveys to help their clients better understand the customer's preferences.||2 years||HTTP Cookie|
|UIDR||scorecardresearch.com||Collects information of the user and his/her movement, such as timestamp for visits, most recently loaded pages and IP address. The data is used by the marketing research network, Scorecard Research, to analyse traffic patterns and carry out surveys to help their clients better understand the customer's preferences.||2 years||HTTP Cookie|
|UserMatchHistory||linkedin.com||Used to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor's preferences.||29 days||HTTP Cookie|
|VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||youtube.com||Tries to estimate the users' bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos.||179 days||HTTP Cookie|
|YSC||youtube.com||Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen.||Session||HTTP Cookie|
|yt-remote-cast-installed||youtube.com||Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video.||Session||HTML Local Storage|
|yt-remote-connected-devices||youtube.com||Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video.||Persistent||HTML Local Storage|
|yt-remote-device-id||youtube.com||Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video.||Persistent||HTML Local Storage|
|yt-remote-fast-check-period||youtube.com||Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video.||Session||HTML Local Storage|
|yt-remote-session-app||youtube.com||Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video.||Session||HTML Local Storage|
|yt-remote-session-name||youtube.com||Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video.||Session||HTML Local Storage|
Unclassified cookies are cookies that we are in the process of classifying, together with the providers of individual cookies.
|intercom-id-xx5u6q1v||nationbuilder.com||Pending||270 days||HTTP Cookie|