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Rainforest QA Cookie Notice

Effective Date: June 11, 2019

Last Updated: June 11, 2019

 

Introduction

Rainforestqa.com (“Site”) uses cookies and other tracking technologies to enhance your experience on our Site. Please read this Cookie Notice for more information on how we use cookies and how to manage cookies. By continuing to use our Site, you agree that we can use cookies in accordance with this Cookie Notice. To learn more about our data privacy practices, please visit our Privacy Notice.

 

If you do not accept the use of these cookies, please disable them by following the instructions in the “How to Manage Cookies” section below or by changing your browser settings so that cookies for the Site cannot be placed on your computer or mobile device.

 

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer when you visit certain websites. These text files can be read by these websites and help to identify your computer when you return to a website. Cookies can remain on your computer or mobile device for different periods of time. Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your computer when you have gone offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.

 

Categories of Cookies

Cookies do many different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving the user experience. Cookies can tell us, for example, whether you have visited the Site before or whether you are a new visitor. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.

There are different categories of cookies, including:

  • First-party Cookies – First party cookies are served directly by us to your computer or device.
  • Third-party Cookies – Third-party cookies are served by a third party on our behalf. We use third party cookies for functionality, performance/analytics, advertising, and social media purposes.

 

Other Tracking Technologies

We also use technologies which are similar to cookies, such as web beacons.

  • Web Beacons – We use clear gifs in our HTML-based emails to let us know which emails have been opened by the recipients. This allows us to gauge the effectiveness of certain communications and the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns.

 

Types of Cookies We Use and How We Use Them

The types of cookies and similar technologies used by us and our partners in connection with the Site can be classified into one of three categories. These categories include “Performance cookies,” “Analytics,” and “Functional cookies.” We describe these categories below.

 

Type of Cookie What it Does How to Block Cookies
Performance Cookies Performance cookies collect information about how visitors interact with the features on our Site, to improve Site performance, and for marketing purposes. For example, we use Google Analytics, Crazy Egg, Marketo, Domo, and VWO to help us:

(1) understand how visitors arrive at our site;

(2) monitor Site usage;

(3) remember you when you return to the Site; and

(4) conduct research to improve our Site content and Services.

Our Site automatically collects your internet browser type, your device’s operating system, and the domain name from which you accessed the website. We also collect information about your interactions with our Site, such as the date and time you visit our Site, the pages of our Site you visit, the amount of time you spent on our Site, and the number of times you return to our Site.

Please see the instructions set out in “How to Manage Cookies” below.
Analytics We use third-party analytics to understand how you interact with our advertisements on other platforms, specifically on Facebook and LinkedIn. These helps us provide you with a better user experience and maintain, operate, and continually improve the Site. Similar to our Performance cookies, our third-party analytics providers help us:

(1) understand how visitors arrive at our site;

(2) monitor Site usage;

(3) remember you when you return to the Site; and

(4) conduct research to improve our Site content and Services.

To learn more about Facebook Analytics’ privacy practices, please visit the Facebook Data Policy page here.  

To learn more about LinkedIn’s privacy practices and opt-out mechanisms, please visit the LinkedIn privacy notice here.

Functional Cookies Functionality cookies record information about choices you’ve made and allow us to tailor the Site to you. These cookies mean that when you continue to use or come back to the Sites, we can provide you with our Services as you have asked for them to be provided.

These cookies allow us to:

  • Save your location preference if you have set your location on your homepage;
  • Remember settings you have applied
  • Show you when you are logged in; and,
  • Store accessibility options.
Please see the instructions set out in “How to Manage Cookies” below.

 

How to Manage Cookies

You can block our cookies by changing the settings on your browser. You can still use our Site if you block or delete our cookies, but your ability to access certain Site features may be limited. For more information about how to manage cookies, visit www.aboutcookies.org.

 

Most browsers will allow you to choose the level of privacy settings you want. This lets you control your cookie settings so that you can:

  • See what cookies or other locally stored data you have and delete them on an individual basis;
  • Block third party cookies or similar technology;
  • Block cookies or similar technology from particular sites;
  • Block all cookies or similar technologies from being set; or
  • Delete all cookies or similar technologies when you close your browser.

 

For more information on how to manage cookies, please refer to the following link

 

Changes to Cookie Notice

We may update this Cookie Notice to reflect changes in our personal data practices or relevant laws. We will notify you if we make any material changes by revising the “Effective Date” at the top of this Cookie Notice.

 

Contact Us

If you have any questions about our use of cookies and tracking technologies, please contact us at privacy@rainforestqa.com, or write to us at: Rainforest, Inc., Attn: Privacy Office, 600 Battery St., 2nd Floor, San Francisco, CA 94111. You can also submit your questions through the Contact Us or Feedback Forms.