Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy: An Overview

The purpose of this document is to officially inform anyone who is visiting thenerdify.com for any purpose that we may use cookies and other identification technologies for our services. In addition to using these on our website, we may also use these technologies in our apps, messaging utilities, tools, and other services. The objective of this policy is to provide our users and visitors with the information they need about how their information is used.

Definition of Terms: Cookies

Cookies are small files that are downloaded to your phones, laptop, or any device you use when you visit thenerdify.com. By downloading these files, we are able to track data about your use of our website, apps, and other utilities. By using cookies, we are able to remember visitors when they return to our website multiple times. Let’s learn about the cookies we use:

  1. First-Party Cookies: the cookies we set are first-party cookies. We use them for information retention when you exit our website. These cookies retain your information such as your log-in details.
  2. Third-Party Cookies: they are downloaded and installed by other entities. thenerdify.com does not control these.
  3. Session Cookies: they contain about current browsing session on our site. These cookies are deleted once you close your browser.
  4. Persistent Cookies: these cookies remain installed even after you exit our website. For instance, thenerdify.com can remember your preferences.

Definition of Terms: Identification Technologies

  1. Pixel Tags/Pixels/Beacons - these are small files that are designed to work with cookies. These are used to recognize returning users. They can identify the user’s device type, IP address, and many more. They also collect anonymous data on their on-site behavior.
  2. Local Storage - where information from browsers, third parties, and websites is stored.
  3. Software Development Kits (SDKs) - they operate in a mobile application and function like cookies and pixels. The partners of developers can acquire various information from their users through SDKs.

Consenting to Use of Cookies

As a user of thenerdify.com, you have the right to reject or accept cookies. However, our services cannot function properly without the use of cookies. In the event that you do not want to provide this consent, you may adjust your settings to block cookies and other technologies by clicking “Help” or “Preferences” on your browser. However, some third parties may allow you to reject cookies through a link.

Please note that rejecting or removing cookies from your browser may not affect third-party flash cookies that we may possibly employ for our services. Refer to the links below for more information:

Cookies: Types and Purposes

We would like to present you a table of the cookies and our reasons for their usage:

Type of CookiePurposeWho Serves (for example)
LocalizationIt means that our users will see a “localized” version of our website. What do we mean? For example, it means that we can set the language of our website to your native tongue if the cookie containing your information detected your location
  • thenerdify.com
Website features and ServicesWe deliver our goods and services through this cookie. That’s also one of the reasons why the website appears to “remember” you when you log into your account. It also provides you with customized content and experiences, social plugins, and suggestions.
  • thenerdify.com
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google
Analytics and researchIt functions to help improve the services and products we deliver to you. Like any other website, we can analyze how you use and interact with our website. Simply put, this is to study your online behavior and experience in thenerdify.com.
  • Google
  • MixPanel
  • Yandex
AdvertisingWe show you relevant ads that may pique your interest once you visit thenerdify.com website. Our partners may also show you ads from other websites. This originates from the cookies thenerdify.com and our partners collected. The cookie also functions to study the effectivity of our marketing campaigns/strategies and track our performance. Want to learn more about behavior-tracking ads or opt out from them? Feel free to consult www.aboutads.info/choices if you live in the United States. Alternatively, if you live outside of the said country, you can refer to http://youronlinechoices.eu/.
  • Microsoft
  • Yahoo
  • Bing
  • Twitter
  • MixPanel

Feedback

The aforementioned paragraphs detail our use of these technologies. Specifically, we detail how and why we use them. It is our hope that this document will provide sufficient information. However, we invite anyone with further questions to contact us at done@thenerdify.com.