About the cookies Squarespace uses for us

 

Functional and Required Cookies

Squarespace uses some necessary cookies because they allow visitors to navigate and use key features on this website.

Cookie Name

Crumb

Duration

Session

Purpose

Prevents cross-site request forgery (CSRF). CSRF is an attack vector that tricks a browserinto taking unwanted action in an application when someone’s logged in.

RecentRedirect

30 minutes

Prevents redirect loops if a site has custom URL redirects. Redirect loops are bad for SEO.

squarespace-popup-overlay

Persistent

Prevents the Promotional Pop-Up from displaying if a visitor dismisses it

squarespace-announcement-bar

Persistent

Prevents the Announcement Bar from displaying if a visitor dismisses it

Test

Session

Investigates if the browser supports cookies and prevents errors.

Analytics and Performance Cookies

Squarespace use Analytics and Performance cookies to collect information on our behalf about how visitors interact with our website. Storing these cookies is how Squarespace populate the data we find in Squarespace Analytics, such as traffic sources an unique visitors.

Cookie Name

ss_cid/ss_cvr/ss_cpvisit

Duration

2 years

Purpose

Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site

ss_cvisit/ss_cvt

30 minutes

Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site

ss_cookieAllowed

30 days

Remembers if a visitor agreed to placing Analytics cookies on their browser if a site is restricting the placement of cookies

Last updated February 1, 2019