Privacy policy

8 March 2021

The following information can be collected: – URL of the visited page. – Referer header. – User-Agent header. – Screen size. – Country and region name based on IP address. – A hash of the IP address, User-Agent, and random number.

There is a setting to disable collecting any of this data and the collected data may differ per hosted site, but the default is to collect all of the above.

No personal information (such as IP address) is collected; a hash of the IP address, User-Agent, and a random number (“salt”) is kept in the process memory for 8 hours to identify a browsing session, and is never stored to disk.

There is no information stored in the browser with cookies, localStorage, or other methods.

Also see the GDPR consent notices.

Sharing with third parties

No information is shared with third parties.

Using the GoatCounter.com service

Billing is handled by Stripe, and all billing information is stored and handled by Stripe. See the Stripe Privacy Policy.

An email address is required to use the GoatCounter.com service. We also use cookies to:

  • remember that you’re logged in to your account between visits;
  • store short-lived informational messages (“flash messages”), like telling you that you’ve completed an operation or that there was an error.

Email support@goatcounter.com to request all information collected about you, or to request removal of all information.

Changes to the policy

We may make changes to this policy with at least two weeks notice. Notice will be sent to the email on file for your account.

Questions or problems?

Feel free to get in touch if you’ve got any questions or having any problems; a lot of times they can be resolved without too much problems.

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