Overview of Cookies
Cookies are small files that are downloaded by a browser when a set is visited. Cookies are returned to an originating site and/or third party site on subsequent visits. Cookies may serve several functions, including remembering user preferences, visited pages, time and dates, and other metrics.
Types of Cookies Placed on the Site
Crazy Egg's uses first-party cookies (small text files that Crazy Egg stores locally on your computer) on Client Sites for one or more of the following purposes:
User identification and authentication
User preference storage
A/B performance testing
Usage pattern assessment and traffic analysis
Advertisement performance assessment
Cookies placed by Crazy Egg do not include personally identifiable information such as name, phone number, e-mail address or mailing address, nor does Crazy Egg link cookies to such personally identifiable information in our servers or databases.
Cookies Used on this Site
Some of the cookies that we use on this site, and the purposes for which these cookies are used, are provided below. Please note that this list is not exhaustive; additional cookies may be added, and we may update or remove the cookies below.
Cookie Name(s) Source Duration Purpose Cookies set directly by app.crazyegg.com and www.crazyegg.com _crazyegg Crazy Egg Session (auto-deletes you quit your browser) Remembers information related to marketing page features. _session Crazy Egg Session (auto-deletes you quit your browser) Remembers information related to marketing page features. ce_login Crazy Egg 1 year Remember the last email address you used to login ce_signup_flow Crazy Egg 1 year Remember the signup flow you saw ce_signup_partner Crazy Egg 1 year Remember the signup partner you were referred from ceac Crazy Egg 1 year Account ID number cean Crazy Egg 1 month Anonymous ID number cehc Crazy Egg Session (auto-deletes the browser is shut down) Share user information with CrazyEgg's Help Center celi Crazy Egg Session (auto-deletes the browser is shut down) Logged-in Status cean_assoc Crazy Egg 1 month Associates Anonymous ID with logged-in user expire_time Crazy Egg 55 minutes Expiration time for Signed URLs first_snapshot_url Crazy Egg 1 year Stores website URL used to create first Snapshot gdpr_consent Crazy Egg 365 days Remember if user gave consent referrer-tracked Crazy Egg Session (auto-deletes the browser is shut down) Flag to not track referrer more than once sharing_[item_code] Crazy Egg 30 minutes Shared item code sid Crazy Egg Session (auto-deletes the browser is shut down) Identify logged-in users ce_sid Crazy Egg Session (auto-deletes the browser is shut down) Identify logged-in users cecu Crazy Egg Session (auto-deletes you quit your browser) Identify logged-in users cecu_demo Crazy Egg Session (auto-deletes you quit your browser) Identify logged-in users Cookies set directly by www.crazyegg.com/blog hide_overlay Crazy Egg 1 year Flag to stop showing overlay on blog Cookies set directly by help.crazyegg.com PLAY_SESSION Help Scout 1 year Session cookie Cookies set by the Crazy Egg tracking script _ceir, is_returning Crazy Egg 1 year Track whether a visitor has visited the site before _CEFT Crazy Egg 1 year Store page variants assigned to visitors for A/B performance testing _cer.s Crazy Egg Recording session (expires when the browser is shut down) Track a recording visitor session unique ID, tracking host and start time _cer.v Crazy Egg Up to 31 days (expires on the first of the month) Track whether a visitor has visited the site before _ce.s Crazy Egg 1 year Track a recording visitor session unique ID, tracking host and start time _ce.cch Crazy Egg 1 second Used to check if cookies can be added. _ce.gtld Crazy Egg 1 second Used to identity the top level domain. ce_need_secure_cookie Crazy Egg 1 second Used to determine cookie security parameters. ce_successful_csp_check Crazy Egg 24 hours Used to determine if the page has a Content Security Policy rule that would prevent tracking. Cookies set by third-party services installed on this site __ar_v4 DoubleClick (advertising service from Google) 5 years Advertisement conversion rate tracking _gid Google Analytics 24 hours Uses to distinguish users. _ga Google Analytics 24 hours Unique visitor ID _gat Google Analytics 10 minutes Request rate throttling _gat_gtag_UA_[id] Google Analytics 24 hours Track user behavior in videos ki_r, ki_s, ki_t, ki_u Qualaroo 5 years Customer surveys fr 90 days Used for Facebook Ads fr Session (auto-deletes you quit your browser) Used for Facebook Ads _fbp 6 months Used for Facebook Ads uvc Add This 24 hours Used to allow visitors to share pages from the blog on social media __cfduid Cloudflare 1 year Used to identify individual clients (anonymously) behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis NID 6 months Used by Google to store user preferences _drip_client_[id] Drip 24 hours Drip email cookie AWSALBTG Amazon 7 days AWS Application Load Balancer Cookie. Load Balancing Cookie: Used to encode information about the selected target group. AWSALBTGCORS Amazon 7 days AWS Application Load Balancer Cookie. Load Balancing Cookie: It includes the same information as the original stickiness cookie plus this SameSite attribute.
Beside cookies, we also use the browser local and session storage, which is similar to cookies (local files that store information), but work a bit differently technically.
Cookie Name(s) Source Duration Purpose Set directly by app.crazyegg.com and www.crazyegg.com ce_clock Crazy Egg 24 hours Stores the difference between the user local clock and the Crazyegg server clock for more precise events time tracking, and the user IP for IP blocking purposes. ce_asset Crazy Egg Expires when the browser tab is closed Stores an index of assets urls (stylesheets, images, fonts) that where already collected for the current recording. ce_asset_waiting Crazy Egg Expires when the browser tab is closed Stores an index of assets urls (stylesheets, images, fonts) that where already collected for the current recording. Set by third-party services installed on this site cf_use_ob Cloudflare Until end of session CloudFlare cookie to identify trusted web traffic cf_ob_info Cloudflare Until end of session CloudFlare cookie to identify trusted web traffic
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