Cookies Policy

Last updated: February 2nd, 2021

By clicking on or navigating www.myQuiz.org (“website”), you agree to allow us to collect information on and off the website through cookies and other tracking technologies (collectively, “cookies”). This policy constitutes an integral part of myQuiz Terms & Conditions (and explains how we use them and the choices you have.

Technologies that we use

Cookies are small pieces of text entered into the memory of your browser by a website, allowing the website to store information on your device and later retrieve it. They help maintain website functionality and collect information about website usage. We use this information to improve our website, present content in the most efficient and engaging manner and assist in our marketing efforts.

Web beacons are tiny images with a unique identifier, which are not stored on the hard-drive of your device, but are embedded invisibly on web pages. We use web beacons in our marketing HTML-based emails to our subscribers. This allows us to collect information about how subscribers engage with emails and analyze statistics, including open rates and click-through rates. We use this information to improve our email communications and effectiveness of marketing campaigns.

Types of cookies

Session and persistent cookies:

  • Session cookies last as long as your online session, and disappear from your device when you close your browser.
  • Persistent cookies stay on your device after you close your browser and last for a time specified in the cookie (unless deleted by you earlier).

First-party and third-party cookies:

  • First party cookies are set by the website. Only we can read them.
  • Third-party cookies are set by someone other than our website. You may adjust your browser settings to prevent the receipt of third-party cookies, or to provide notification whenever such third-party cookies are sent to you.

Why we use cookies

While the cookies that we use may change from time to time as we improve and update the website, they serve the following main purposes:

  • Strictly necessary cookies are essential for the operation of the website, so that you can navigate it and use its features. Without them some parts of the website will not work.
  • Functionality cookies allow the website to remember choices you make to provide better functionality and personalized features. These cookies may be set by us or by third-party services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow them then some or all of these services may not function properly.
  • Analytics and performance cookies help us improve the performance of the website based on the information about how the website is used, for example, page views and traffic sources.
  • Advertising and marketing cookies may be used to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other websites. These cookies can be set through the website by us or our partners.

List of cookies we use

Cookie NamePurpose
Necessary:
myquiz.org
.AspNet.ApplicationCookie Preserves visitor's session state across page requests.
__RequestVerificationToken Helps prevent Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks.
ASP.NET_SessionId Preserves visitor's session state across page requests.
user.timezone.id Preserves visitor's time zone
UserDevice Preserves visitor's device operating system
ASP.NET_TempUserIdentifier Preserves visitor's temp user id
myquiz_agreeUseCookies_en Preserves visitor's agreement with the use of cookies as descirbed in this privacy policy
gameAssistantAlertsGlobalEnabled Preserves the setting to display tips for player in game
Analytics:
google.com
_ga; _gat; _gid Google Analytics cookies that register a unique ID to generate statistical data on how visitors use the website.
1P_JAR Google advertising cookie used for user tracking and ad targeting purposes
APISID Stores the preferences and information of users each time they visit web pages containing a Google service
CONSENT Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen. Session cookie.
HSID Contains digitally signed and encrypted records of user’s Google account ID and most recent sign-in time. Allows to block attacks, such as attempts to steal the content of forms that you complete on web pages
NID Contains a unique ID Google uses to remember user’s preferences and other information, for example, preferred language
youtube.com
OGPC These cookies are set via embedded youtube videos. They register anonymous statistical data on, for example, how many times the video is displayed and what settings are used for playback. No sensitive data is collected unless you log in to your Google account. For more information, see Google’s Privacy Policy.
LOGIN_INFO
PREF
s_gl
SAPISID
SID
SIDCC
SSID
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE
wide
YSC
twitter.com
personalization_id This cookie is set by Twitter on sites which include Twitter feeds or optional content sharing with Twitter. For more information, see Twitter’s Privacy Policy.
syndication_guest_id
tfw_exp

From time to time we may also use third party cookies, including to display remarketing/retargeting advertisements across the internet. We engage Google AdWords (based upon the user’s previous visits to this site), Facebook Custom Audiences (based on email addresses that we have collected), AddThis Tools (website plug-in by Oracle that helps you share our website content in social networks and other destinations).

Your options regarding cookies

You can delete the cookies installed in the past and manage preferences for cookies in your browser settings. How to manage cookies in the most popular browsers:

You can manage preferences for third-party cookies via the tools provided by those parties. For example, you can manage Google’s cookies by visiting Google Ad Settings or installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.

You may also follow the instructions provided by the EDAA (EU), the Network Advertising Initiative (US), the Digital Advertising Alliance (US), DAAC (Canada), DDAI (Japan) or other similar services. Such initiatives allow you to select tracking preferences for most of the advertising tools.

If you block or delete cookies in your browser settings, this may may mean that the website preferences will be lost and that you might not be able to access or use some of its features.

Changes to the Cookies Policy

We will occasionally update this policy to reflect changes in our practices and services. When we post changes, we revise the "Last Updated" date at the top of this policy.

We strongly encourage you to check this Policy often to stay informed about our practices.

Contact Information

If you have questions or comments regarding this Policy and our privacy practices in general, please contact us at: privacy@myquiz.org

Registered address: 10161 Park Run Drive, Suite 150, Las Vegas, Nevada 89145

Tel./Fax: +1 203 208 6911