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1. What are Cookies and how do we use them?
A cookie is a very small text document, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a website, a computer asks your computer for permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically designated for cookies.
Like many web sites, we use “cookies” and we obtain certain types of information when you access our Site, or our advertisements, or other content provided by us or by others on our behalf from other sites. Information we gather through cookies may include the date and time of your visits to our Site, the pages viewed, and the time spent at our Site.
- Personalize your experience with our Site;
- Collect aggregate information about Site usage by all of our users;
- Control the display of advertisements;
- To offer other products, services, and functionalities personalized to you; and
- To improve the performance of our Site to provide you with a better user experience.
For further details on cookies, please visit All About Cookies where you can find comprehensive information on cookies and similar technologies, www.allaboutcookies.org.
4.What types of Cookies do we use?
STRICTLY NECESSARY COOKIES
We use “analytics” cookies, which, in conjunction with our web server’s log files, allow us to calculate the aggregate number of people visiting our Site and which parts of our Site are most popular. This helps us gather feedback so that we can improve our Site and offer the best user experience.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use, or that are used by our affiliates and partners, and the purposes for which they are used in the table below:
Google Analytics cookies – These cookies enable us to store information such as the time you visit our website, whether you have visited before, a unique id for your browsing session, and the website that you visited prior to visiting our website.
WordPress – This is a tracking cookie WordPress sets to your browser when you leave comments on the website. This cookie ensures that you don’t have re-type your information when you want to leave another comment.
Vimeo / YouTube – Via the embedded videos on my site, these sites may capture browser and IP data, but are never passed additional personally-identifying data (like name/email).
Infusionsoft cookie – This is a tracking cookie that allows our Site to link your visit to our Site with our email marketing campaigns to determine the effectiveness of those campaigns.
Facebook cookies – These are tracking cookies that allow us to present you with content and advertisements when you visit Facebook.
Thrive Leads – Thrive Leads is a WordPress plugin which creates the email opt-in forms used on the website. It sets cookies that are used to measure the conversation rates of my opt-in forms. It also identifies the version of an opt-in form that should be shown to a user when doing A/B testing.
Thrive Architect – This is a cookie that saves data for autofill on Lead Generation forms, if Autofill form inputs checkbox is checked.
Wordfence – The Wordfence WordPress plugin provides additional protection for this website. It may set cookies which are used to perform a capability check to the current (logged in user) user before WordPress is loaded, notify the Wordfence admin when an administrator logs in from a new device or location and identify the users who should be allowed to bypass country blocking.
Most of our cookies expire within 30 days, although some of our analytics cookies may persist longer.
Updated October 19, 2018