Updated May 16, 2018
What are cookies?
Cookies are small data files that are placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies are widely used by website owners in order to make their websites work, or to work more efficiently, as well as to provide reporting information.
Cookies set by the website owner (in this case, Blaze Metrics) are called "first party cookies". Cookies set by parties other than the website owner are called "third party cookies". Third party cookies enable third party features or functionality to be provided on or through the website (e.g., like advertising, interactive content and analytics). The parties that set these third party cookies can recognize your computer both when it visits the website in question and also when it visits certain other websites.
We use first party and third party cookies for several reasons. Some cookies are required for technical reasons in order for our websites to operate, and we refer to these as "essential" or "strictly necessary" cookies. Other cookies also enable us to track and target the interests of our users and to monitor the use of our websites to enhance the experience on our Websites. Third parties serve cookies through our Websites for advertising, analytics and other purposes. This is described in more detail below.
The specific types of first and third party cookies served through our websites and the purposes they perform are described in the table below (please note that the specific cookies served may vary depending on the specific website you visit).
Types of cookies, who serves these cookies, essential website cookies:
These cookies are strictly necessary to provide you with services available through our websites and to use some of its features, such as access to secure areas. Blaze Metrics
Performance and functionality cookies:
These cookies are used to enhance the performance and functionality of our websites but are non-essential to their use. However, without these cookies, certain functionality (like videos) may become unavailable.
Analytics and customization cookies:
These cookies collect information that is used either in aggregate form to help us understand how our websites are being used or how effective are marketing campaigns are, or to help us customize our websites for you. Google
Social networking cookies: These cookies are used to enable you to share pages and content that you find interesting on our websites through third party social networking and other websites. These cookies may also be used for advertising purposes too.
How can I control cookies?
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.
With regards to Google Analytics you can prevent Google from collecting data relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) by downloading and installing the https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en browser add-on. Opt-out cookies block this website from installing cookies on your device and thus prevent the future collection of your data when you visit this website. To prevent Universal Analytics from collecting data across several devices, you must opt-out on all systems used. The opt-out cookie will be set if you click here: Disable Google Analytics (opt-out is only set for the browser you are using and only for this domain).
Following the implementation of IP anonymization on this website by means of IP anonymization as a general rule, Google will reduce your IP address within Member States of the European Union as well as in states within the European Economic Area.
Only in exceptional cases an IP address will be transmitted in full length to a Google server in the US and shortened there.
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