Cookies Policy

Last Update:
May 6, 2018

AustinDesignWorks.com uses cookies, as almost all websites do, to help provide you with the best experience we can.

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What is a cookie?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites. Cookies enable the website to remember preferences (language, font size and other display preferences) for a period of time so that you don’t have to keep re-entering them. Websites also use cookies to count site usage statistics so they can analyze ways to track the performance of their site and identify avenues of improvement.

To comply with privacy laws and guidelines, we provide an option to block all cookies and consent to all cookies, and a way to revoke your consent.

Note: Blocking cookies may impact your experience of the site and the services we are able to offer on the site.


How do we use cookies?


AustinDesignWorks.com uses cookies to:

  • Make our website work as you’d expect
  • Save you having to login every time you visit our client documentation site
  • Improve the speed/security of the site
  • Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook
  • Continuously improve our website for you

We do not use cookies to:

  • Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
  • Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
  • Pass data to advertising networks
  • Pass personally identifiable data to third parties

What cookies do we use?

AustinDesignWorks.com uses the following cookies: 

Necessary Cookies
Some cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off by us. These cookies are usually set in response to actions you’ve made. Examples include setting your privacy preferences, logging in, or filling in forms. These cookies can only be disabled by changing your internet browser preferences. 

WordPress
WeePie Cookie Allow (wpca_consent; to set and remember your cookie preferences)
17hats.com (cookies necessary for the Request A Quote form to function)

Performance Cookies
Performance cookies monitor how visitors reach and interact with our website. This is used so that we can see figures on the types of content users enjoy most so we can improve our site and services and improve your experience in using the site.

Google Analytics*

*Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic and uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our website. We have set our unique site tracking code to make visitor IPs anonymous. 

Persistent Cookies
Also called a permanent cookie, or a stored cookie, a persistent cookie is stored on a user’s hard drive until it expires (persistent cookies are set with expiration dates) or until the user deletes the cookie. This type of cookie can be used to identify you over multiple independent sessions. These are used the handle the “Remember Me” or “Keep Me Logged In” functions found on many websites and apps. 

WeePie Cookie Allow (expires 30 days from when cookies were accepted)

Other Cookies
We scan our website frequently to maintain as accurate a list as possible of cookies in use.

Who Has Access to Cookie Data?
Only we have access to our cookies; cookies placed by third parties can be accessed by these third parties. Cookie Data will not be used for any other purpose than those stated in this Cookie Policy.


How can you manage your cookie preferences?

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish using your browser settings.

For example, Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox, Opera, or Chrome allow you to set which cookies to accept and which to reject. Where you find these settings depends on which browser you use so use the “Help” function in your browser to locate the settings you need. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.

If you need further assistance with managing the cookies and cookie settings in your browser, check out the official documentation for your browser. Chrome users may be interested in the official opt-out plugin from Google.

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If you have any questions regarding this Cookie Policy, please contact us using the form below:

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