Cookie Policy

Last Updated March 17, 2021

In compliance with the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”), codified in California Civil Code §§ 1798 et seq, RipeMetrics shall provide all California consumers (1) the option to opt out of the sale of the consumer’s cookie-related data to third parties, and (2) if a third-party places cookies on the company’s website, to enter into contracts that protect the consumers’ information.

What Are Cookies

Cookies—no, not the ones with chocolate chips—are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer to improve your online browsing experience. As is common practice with professional websites, RipeMetrics utilizes cookies. This page will describe what information cookies gather, how RipeMetrics uses that information, and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored. However, please note, disabling cookies may downgrade or even “break” certain elements of the site’s functionality.

For more general information on cookies, please see the Wikipedia article, HTTP Cookies, found at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTTP_cookie.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons, explained in detail below. Unfortunately, in most cases, there are no specified industry options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features cookies add to websites. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies. If you are not sure whether you need them or not, please keep in mind the negative impact disabling cookies may have on your experience when on our platform and other platforms as well.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this site. Therefore, it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

Our Do Not Track Policy

Our Site does not recognize browser “Do Not Track” signals, but several of our service providers, who utilize these cookies or beacons on our Site, enable you to opt out of this behavioral advertising. To learn more about how to opt out of the behavioral advertising conducted by these providers, you can visit http://www.networkadvertising.org/.

The Cookies We Set

  • Account Related Cookies: If you create an account with us then we will use cookies for the management of the signup process, and general administration. The cookies will usually be deleted when you log out. However, in some cases, the cookies may remain for a period of time afterwards to remember your site preferences when logged out.
  • Login Related Cookies: We use cookies when you are logged in to aid in your ease of access to our site. Login cookies prevents you from having to log in every single time you visit a new page. These cookies are typically removed or cleared when you log out to ensure that you can only access restricted features and areas when logged in.
  • Email Newsletters Related Cookies: This site offers newsletter or email subscription services, and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.
  • Order Processing Related Cookies: This site offers e-commerce or payment facilities and some cookies are essential to ensure that your order is remembered between pages to allow us to process everything properly.
  • Surveys Related Cookies: From time to time, we offer user surveys and questionnaires to provide you with interesting insights, helpful tools, or to better understand our users. These surveys may use cookies to remember who has already taken part in a survey, or to provide you with accurate results after you change pages.
  • Forms Related Cookies: When you submit data through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms, cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.
  • Site Preferences Cookies: In order to provide you with a great experience on this site, we provide the option to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In order to do this, we set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with a page, and correspondingly make a note of it to better fit your preferences.
Cookie Description Duration Type
JSESSIONID Used by sites written in JSP. General purpose platform session cookies that are used to maintain users’ state across page requests. Necessary
GCLB null 12 hours Other
_ga This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assigns a randoly generated number to identify unique visitors. 2 years Analytics
_gid This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the wbsite is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages viisted in an anonymous form. 1 day Analytics
_gat_gtag_UA_115608833_1 Google uses this cookie to distinguish users. 1 minute Analytics
_fbp This cookie is set by Facebook to deliver advertisement when they are on Facebook or a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising after visiting this website. 2 months Advertisement
fr The cookie is set by Facebook to show relevant advertisements to the users and measure and improve the advertisements. The cookie also tracks the behavior of the user across the web on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin. 2 months Advertisement
_calendly_session null 3 weeks Other
JSESSIONID Used by sites written in JSP. General purpose platform session cookies that are used to maintain users’ state across page requests. Necessary
GCLB null 12 hours Other
InfusionsoftTrackingCookie null 11 months Other

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details third party cookies you may encounter through this site.

  • This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
  • From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand which optimizations our users appreciate the most.
  • As we sell products it’s important for us to understand statistics about how many of the visitors to our site actually make a purchase and as such this is the kind of data that these cookies will track. This is important to you as it means that we can accurately make business predictions that allow us to monitor our advertising and product costs to ensure the best possible price.
  • We use adverts to offset the costs of running this site and provide funding for further development. The behavioral advertising cookies used by this site are designed to ensure that we provide you with the most relevant adverts where possible by anonymously tracking your interests and presenting similar things that may be of interest.
  • We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; Facebook, Linkedin, Youtube, Instagram, Twitter, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

If You Need More Information

Hopefully, that clarified things for you. If not, or if there is something that you aren’t sure about, it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the site features. If you are still looking for more information, please contact us via our help center by visiting this link: http://help.ripemetrics.com.