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- the IP address of the visitor’s web server
- the top-level domain name used e.g. .ie, .com, .org, .net
- the previous website address from which the visitor reached us, including any search terms used
- clickstream data which shows the traffic of visitors around this website e.g. pages accessed and documents downloaded.
- the type of web browser used by the website visitor
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