Terms & Policies

Cookie Policy

Last Revised: 12 February, 2019
Effective Date: 17 February, 2019

This Cookie policy explains how Sortd, Inc. use cookies to recognise you when you visit our websites or any other subdomains used by Sortd applications.

These Terms form part of Sortd's Privacy Policy.

What is a cookie?

Cookies are small text files – usually consisting of letters and numbers – sent by us to your device (including but not limited to mobile devices, computers, laptops (hereinafter collectively referred to as “Device”)). They are unique to your account or your browser. Session-based cookies last only while your browser is open and are automatically deleted when you close your browser. Persistent cookies last until you or your browser delete them or until they expire.

Cookies allow a site or services to know if your computer or device has visited that site or service before. Cookies can therefore be used to identify you, help understand how you use the site or service, help you navigate between pages efficiently, help remember your preferences, and generally improve your experience of the site or services you are engaging with.

Does Sortd use cookies?

Yes. Sortd uses cookies and similar technologies like single-pixel gifs. We use both session-based and persistent cookies. Cookies set by us are called “first party cookies”. Cookies set by other parties are called “third party cookies”.

Third party cookies enable third party features or functionalities to be provided on or through the site or services you are using. Third parties could include business partners, suppliers, sub-contractors, advertisers & advertising networks, analytics & search engine providers, payment providers and logistics. (hereinafter collectively referred to as “third parties”). The third parties that set these cookies can recognise your device both when it visits our Sites and possibly when it visits certain other websites. Should you require more details on third party cookies on our Services please refer to section List of Cookies used by Sortd below, further if you might have any questions around it, you may write to us at privacy@sortd.com

Sortd sets and accesses our own cookies on the domains operated by Sortd. In addition, we use third party cookies, like Stripe.

We may combine non-personally identifiable information collected through cookies with other Personal Data that we have about you, for example, to tell us who you are or whether you have an account. We may also supplement the information we collect from you with information received from third parties in order to enhance our Services, or to offer you information that we believe may be of interest to you. Where we use Cookies to collect information that is personally identifiable, or that can become personally identifiable if we combine it with other information, the Sortd Privacy Policy will apply in addition to this Cookie Policy.

Purpose of Cookies

Sortd uses different cookies to perform different functions:

Essential Cookies

These are cookies that are required to provide you with features or services that you have requested. For example, Cookies that enable you to log into our Service(s). Disabling these Cookies will impede the Services’ performance and will likely make the Services unavailable.

Functionality Cookies

These Cookies are used to remember your choices and settings when you return to our Services.

Analytical Cookies

These Cookies allow us to understand how visitors and users engage with our Sites and Service(s). This includes information about the number of visitors to the site, what pages visitors view on our site and how long visitors are viewing pages on the site.

Advertising Cookies

These Cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited, and the links you have clicked. They gather information about your browsing habits and remember that you have visited a website. We or our service providers may use this information to make advertisements more relevant to you.

List of Cookies used by Sortd

Further Information
Sortd, Inc
Essential Cookies
Identity and device details
These cookies cannot be removed as doing so will prevent Sortd from operating
Stripe, Inc
MixPanel, Inc
Webflow, Inc
Essential Cookies (third party)
Integration into Stripe Billing and Payment Services
Sortd does not collect any credit card or personal financial information from you.

Rather, all such information is provided directly to Stripe, whose use of your personal information is governed by their privacy policy, which may be viewed at https://stripe.com/us/privacy.

Additional information on Stripe Cookies can be found here: https://stripe.com/cookies-policy/legal
Analytical Cookies
Google Analytics is used by Sortd for aggregate data to understand trends and usage patterns so as to improve the Sortd services. Google’s analytics service does not collect personally identifiable information on our behalf, although Google may know who you are for their own purposes. Google Analytics is used by Sortd for aggregate data to understand trends and usage patterns. Google Analytics uses only first-party cookies for data analysis. This means that the cookies are linked to a specific website domain, and Google Analytics will only use that cookie data for statistical analysis related to your browsing behavior on that specific website (i.e. Sortd).  According to Google, the data collected cannot be altered or retrieved by services from other domains.
Information pertaining to privacy through the use of Google Analytics can be found at http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/.
You can prevent Google Analytics from recognising you on return visits to Sortd by disabling Google Analytics through their opt out tool at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/
Analytical Cookies
The Mixpanel analytics services may also by default collect the following from your usage of our Services: the time of an event, how you came to Sortd’s services, what search engine and search keywords you may have used to get to our site, information about the device you are on such as your operating system, and browser, as well as your city/country location, tokens and IDs for push notifications. In addition, Mixpanel may collect on our behalf data such as your age, IP addresses, user names, real names, email addresses and other custom properties. The emails we send to you through Mixpanel’s services may contain web beacons to track on our behalf when you open and act upon such emails.
You can opt-out of Mixpanel’s automatic retention of data collected through your browser while on web properties or web sites that have Mixpanel’s services integrated from https://mixpanel.com/optout

To track opt-outs Mixpanel uses a persistent opt-out cookie placed on your devices. If you get a new computer, install a new browser, erase or otherwise alter your browser’s cookie file (including upgrading certain browsers) you may also clear the Mixpanel opt-out cookie, and you will need to revisit the opt-out page.

Note that Mixpanel’s opt-out cookies will not stop us from sending other data about you from our servers to Mixpanel, nor will it prevent any other data collection methods. For more information on Mixpanel’s privacy practices, please refer to their privacy policy located at https://mixpanel.com/privacy/.
Functionality Cookies
These are used only on the Sortd website, and not on any other Sortd Service(s)
View Webflow’s cookie policy at https://webflow.com/legal/cookie-policy
Advertising Cookies
These are used only on the Sortd website, and not on any other Sortd Service(s)
Below are links to the services policies:
Alternatively, you can opt out of a selection of, or all members of, the Digital Advertising Alliance from http://optout.aboutads.info.
Note: This is not specific to Sortd, and may have severe unintended consequences on your general internet experience.
Google, Inc

How to control and delete cookies

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish. Most browsers have an option for turning off the cookie feature, which will prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, as well as (depending on the sophistication of your browser software) allowing you to decide on acceptance of each new cookie in a variety of ways. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work, including Sortd’s Service(s).

Further information on cookies can be found at http://ec.europa.eu/ipg/basics/legal/cookies/index_en.htm, https://ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies/, or http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
Below is a reference to some popular browser manufacturers and their help pages relating to cookie management in their respective products.

In addition, most advertising networks offer you a way to opt out of targeted advertising. If you would like to find out more information, please visit http://www.aboutads.info/choices/  or http://www.youronlinechoices.com

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this policy, please contact us at privacy@sortd.com.