Calytics provides a free analytics service to website owners to be able to see how much people use their services and what kinds of computers use those sites
When you connect to a website with Calytics, the following information is collected:
Calytics does not give any of your personal information to advertisers, we use the information internally and then show website owners the anonymous data
A user agent is a small line of text your browser stores about your computer, this includes what browser you are using, what operating system you are running, and basic device information
We use this information to tell site owners what browsers and operating systems people are using to access their sites
An IP address is a small string of numbers that is used to identify general location and it is used to identify different networks in the world
Your IP address is logged by our web server in order to detect intruders and possible malicious users. Calytics also uses your IP address to temporarly identify users until their cookie is set (information below)
A cookie is small string of characters that is set in your browser's storage when you join a website.
Calytics uses your cookie information to identify whether you are a new or returning user to a website.
We check something called a Referrer when you use Calytics. When you connect to a site that uses Calytics, we are sent the page you are on in their website
We use this information to sort data for different sites and show site owners where users are on thier site
Your user agent is kept in our web server logs until they are deleted. Due to this information being public, there is no reason to delete it.
Your IP address is kept in our web server logs until we have identified that you are not an attacker on our site. Calytics only stores your IP address until your cookie is set.
Calytics keeps your cookie information for up to a year, but usually only a month
Calytics keeps this information until it is deleted. All personal information is removed from this data
If you would like all of your information from Calytics, you are able to go here. Your IP address and user agent will remain in our web server logs, but your cookie information and IP address can be deleted in the Calytics database.
This policy can change at any time without warning. If you have any questions, contact us here.