If you have questions or wish to opt-out, you can contact us at the following:
12700 Sunrise Valley Drive, 2nd Floor
Reston, VA 20191
Effective [September 28th], 2018
Metricly (“Metricly”, “us”, “we”) respects individual privacy and value the confidence of its customers and business partners. As such, Metricly is committed to upholding the highest ethical standards in its business practices
What are cookies?
A browser cookie is a small piece of data that is stored on your device for a limited period to help websites and mobile apps remember things about you. A cookie typically contains the name of the domain (internet location) from which the cookie originated, the “lifetime” of the cookie (i.e., when it expires) and a randomly generated unique number or similar identifier. A cookie also may contain information about your computer, such as user settings, browsing history and activities conducted while using our services. Other similar technologies, including Web storage and identifiers associated with your device, may be used for similar purposes. In this policy, we say “cookies” to discuss all of these technologies.
Cookies help us improve the Site and your experience thereon by customizing your experience, helping us analyze usage, technical and browsing metrics as well as detecting and preventing fraud.
The different types of cookies we use
First party and third party cookies
First-party cookies and Third-party cookies are different types of cookies:
- First-party cookies are placed on your device directly by Metricly. For example, we use first-party cookies to adapt our Site to your device or language preferences and to secure your use of Site.
- Third-party cookies are placed on your device by our third-party business partners and service providers. For example, we use third-party cookies to analyze the audience on our Site.
Session and persistent cookies
Session cookies and Persistent cookies are also different types of cookies.
- Session cookies only last from the moment they are placed on your browser until the moment when you close your browser. We use session cookies for a variety of purposes, including to learn more about your use of our Site during one single browser session and to help you to use our Site more efficiently.
- Persistent cookies have a longer lifespan and are not automatically deleted when you close your web browser. These types of cookies are primarily used for analytical purposes.
- Personalize your experience and provide aggregate reports of ads activity to advertisers and websites hosting the ads;
- Help website and app owners understand how visitors engage with our site and app;
- Detect and defend against fraud and other risks to protect users and partners
- Improve our services for users;
- Measure the audience and conduct statistics on our Site
To these purposes, we may also link information from cookies with other personal information we hold about you. When you visit our Site, some or all of the following types of cookies may be set on your device. Cookies, like all technologies, can be swiftly replaced by more secure and performant cookies. We will use our best efforts to keep this summary table accurate and up-to-date.
Who serves these cookies
How to refuse
Essential cookies: These cookies are strictly necessary to provide you with services available through our Site and to secure our Site.
Because these cookies are strictly necessary to deliver the Site to you, you cannot refuse them.
You can block or delete them by changing your browser settings however, as described below under the heading “Your Options With Cookies” blocking or deleting essential website cookies may make browsing our website a less satisfying experience. In some cases, you may even find yourself unable to use all or part of our Site.
Analytics cookies: These cookies help us understand how our Site is being used and help us customize and improve our Site.
Google Analytics (analytics.google.com)
Facebook Analytics (facebook.com)
Wistia Videos (wistia.com)
To refuse these cookies, please follow the instructions below under the heading “Your Choices Regarding Cookies“
Advertising cookies: These cookies are used to make advertising messages more relevant to you. They perform functions like preventing the same ad from continuously reappearing, ensuring that ads are properly displayed for advertisers, and selecting advertisements that are based on your interests.
Facebook Ads (facebook.com)
Google Ads (ads.google.com)
Quora Ads (quora.com)
Twitter Ads (twitter.com)
To refuse these cookies, please follow the instructions below under the heading ” Your choices regarding cookies”
Your Options With Cookies
You may exercise your choices regarding cookies using several options. Please note that changes you make to your cookie preferences may prevent all or part of our Site from functioning as intended.
Browser and devices controls
Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually choose to set your browser to remove or reject browser cookies. Please note that if you choose to remove or reject cookies, this could affect the availability and functionality of our Site and Services. Browser manufacturers provide help pages relating to cookie management in their products. Please see below for more information.
- Google Chrome
- Internet Explorer
- Mozilla Firefox
- Safari (Desktop)
- Safari (Mobile)
- Android Browser
- Opera Mobile
For other browsers, please consult the documentation that your browser manufacturer provides.
Interest-based advertising tools
You can opt out of seeing online interest-based advertising from participating companies through the US Digital Advertising Alliance and Network Avertising Initiative or the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance in Europe (web browsers), or Appchoices (apps only).
Opting out does not mean you will not see advertising – it means you will not see personalized advertising from the companies that participate in the opt-out programs. Also, if you delete cookies on your device after you opted out, you will need to opt-out again.
You can opt out of Google Analytics by visiting www.google.com/settings/ads or by downloading the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Changes to this Policy
We may change this Policy from time to time in order to reflect any changes to our Sites or to comply with changes in our legal and/or regulatory obligations. We will post the revised version on the Site, with an updated revision date. Where such changes to our Cookies Policy are substantial, we will also notify you by other means prior to the changes taking effect, such as by sending you an email notification. By accessing the Site or using our services, you agree to the latest version of this Policy. We encourage you to review this Policy whenever you access the Site or otherwise interact with us to stay informed about our practices.
You may contact us with any questions or requests by mailing your correspondence to 12700 Sunrise Valley Drive, 2nd Floor, Reston, Virginia 20191 (Attention: Privacy), or by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.