Cookies

We have divided cookies into different categories in order for you to have better control of cookies used for Eco Eyewear. This will make it easier to understand the purpose of the cookie and to decide which cookies to allow when visiting our website.

 

These are the different types of cookies used on ECO site, and to be used on ECO site:

Required Cookies                

Ensures proper functionality on website and records information about pages on the site users visit and interacts with it. No personal information about the user is stored.

Web Cookies

A web cookie (also known as an HTTP cookie) is a tiny snippet of data that gets added to the user’s web browser when they visit a certain website. The code is stored in the user’s browser over a period of time set by its creators (or until the user deletes it), and changes the way the browser interacts with certain pages. This technology is used to facilitate various functions, including:

  • Activating retargeting ads – more on that later
  • Storing stateful data (e.g. the items you’ve added to your shopping cart on an ecommerce site)
  • Retaining data previously entered into forms (used for autocomplete functions)
  • Saving user preferences
  • Authentication cookies communicate the user’s account details and log-in status to account-protected servers
  • Recording user activity

 

Analytical cookies

Analytical cookies stores data from where a user enters the website and the visitor’s interactions with the website. It helps website owners to analyze and optimize content and functionality on the site.

 Cookies:

  • com: To remember and analyze your behaviour on the site Google Analytics uses cookies. This helps website owners to optimize content and functionality in order to constantly improve your experience on the site.
    • __utma
      "Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics."
      Duration (days): 730
    • __utmt
      "Used to throttle request rate."
      Duration (days): 1
    • __utmb
      "Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics."
      Duration (days): 1
    • __utmz
      "Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics."
      Duration (days): 182
    • __utmv
      "Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics."
      Duration (days): 730
    • _ga
      "Used to distinguish users"
      Duration (days): 730
    • _gid
      "Used to distinguish users"
      Duration (days): 1
    • _gat
      "Used to throttle request rate."
      Duration (days): 1
  • com: GTM cookie may collect information such as how the website is used, and how and what tags are deployed. This information is used to improve your experience and to keep the site safe and well-developed as described in our privacy policy. This data will not be shared with any other Google product without your consent.
  • com: Hotjar uses cookies to process information including standard internet log information and details of your behavioral patterns upon visiting our site. Hotjar stores this information in a pseudonymized user profile, they do not process it to identify you as an individual users or to match it with further data. Insights are used to make sure you can navigate the site properly and easily find the content you're looking for.
    • _hjClosedSurveyInvites
      "Set once a visitor interacts with a Survey invitation modal popup. It is used to ensure that the same invite does not re-appear if it has already been shown."
      Duration (days): 365
    • _hjDonePolls
      "Set once a visitor completes a poll using the Feedback Poll widget. It is used to ensure that the same poll does not re-appear if it has already been filled in."
      Duration (days): 365
    • _hjMinimizedPolls
      "Set once a visitor minimizes a Feedback Poll widget. It is used to ensure that the widget stays minimizes when the visitor navigates through your site."
      Duration (days): 365
    • _hjDoneTestersWidgets
      "Set once a visitor submits their information in the Recruit User Testers widget. It is used to ensure that the same form does not re-appear if it has already been filled in."
      Duration (days): 365
    • _hjMinimizedTestersWidgets
      "Set once a visitor minimizes a Recruit User Testers widget. It is used to ensure that the widget stays minimized when the visitor navigates through your site."
      Duration (days): 365
    • _hjIncludedInSample
      "Set to let Hotjar know whether the visitor is included in the sample which is used to generate funnels."
      Duration (days): 365
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Targeted Advertising Cookies

    These cookies helps serve ads relevant to you. Without these you will still receive advertising, it will just be less accurate towards your interests. These cookies stores data based on behaviour on your website and behaviour on search engines and behaviour on social media.

     

    Cookies:

    • Facebook pixel
      • Http Headers – Anything present in HTTP headers. HTTP Headers are a standard web protocol sent between any browser request and any server on the internet. HTTP Headers include IP addresses, information about the web browser, page location, document, referrer and person using the website.
      • Pixel-specific Data – Includes Pixel ID and the Facebook Cookie.
      • Button Click Data – Includes any buttons clicked by site visitors, the labels of those buttons and any pages visited as a result of the button clicks.
      • Optional Values – Developers and marketers can optionally choose to send additional information about the visit through conversion tracking. Example custom data events are conversion value, page type, and more.
      • Form Field Names – Includes website field names like ‘email’, ‘address’, ‘quantity’ for when you purchase a product or service. We don't capture field values unless you include them as part of Advanced Matchingconversion tracking, or user properties
    • Linkedin Insight tag: LinkedIn uses cookies to recognize you as an existing user. After you sign in, a persistent cookie stays in your browser and will be read by LinkedIn when you return to one of their sites or a partner site that uses their services (for example the share or job application buttons), this ensures you won't have to reenter information such as your login details. Also, an advertising cookie to learn whether someone who saw an ad on LinkedIn later visited and took an action (e.g. downloaded a white paper or made a purchase) on the advertiser’s site. This information is used to keep your ad experience more relevant and optimized.
    • (Google Remarketing tag): Remarketing data is used to match users to Google accounts, add users to remarketing lists based on previous visits and to create lists of similar users. This ensures a more relevant ad experience based on your previous visits. Remarketing lists won’t be shared with any third party or other advertisers without your permission and Google won’t use your remarketing lists to advertise its own products.

     

    Functionality Cookies (we recommend these as well- not have these at the moment)

      These cookies offers added functionality on websites, for example such as embedded videos. forms and popups for email collections and cookie consent.

       

      Cookies:

      • com, WPForms, zotabox.xom, Intercom chat bot