Cookie policy

COOKIE WHAT?

As most people on the internet, I use cookies on my site. Cookies are small pieces of data that websites store on a device to improve the browsing experience, since they help websites remember preferences and understand how people use different features.

FUNCTIONAL AND REQUIRED COOKIES

This site runs on Squarespace, which uses some necessary cookies to allow visitors to navigate and use key features. 

ANALYTICS AND PERFORMANCE COOKIES

This site also use analytics and performance cookies to collect information about how visitors interact with it. Like Google Analytics and Squarespaces own tracking, listed below.

 

ALL THE COOKIES

NAME / DURATION / PURPOSE

ss_cpvisit / 2 years / Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site

ss_cvisit / 30 minutes / Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site

ss_cid / 2 years / Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site

ss_cvt / 30 minutes / Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site

ss_cvr / 2 years / Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site

crumb / Session / Prevents cross-site request forgery (CSRF). CSRF is an attack vector that tricks a browser into taking unwanted action in an application when someone’s logged in.

_gid / 24 hours / Used to distinguish users.

_gat / 1 minute / Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_<property-id>.

_ga / 2 years / Used to distinguish users.

For more information on how Google Analytics uses cookies, read their policy here. And for Squarespace info, read here. This site has disabled Analytics and performance cookies unless you accept the cookie notice thingy.