Contributoria puts small files (known as ‘cookies’) onto your computer to collect information about how you browse the site.

Cookies are used to:

  • measure how you use the website so it can be updated and improved based on your needs
  • remember the notifications you’ve seen so that we don’t show them to you again cookies aren’t used to identify you personally.

Find out more about how to manage cookies.

How cookies are used on

Our own cookie

We use a cookie make sure that when you log in you stay logged in, and of course when you log out you stay logged out. Oh, and to keep track of when you've seen notifications from your dashboard so we don't have to show them again.

Measuring website usage (Google Analytics)

We use Google Analytics software to collect information about how you use We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements.

Google Analytics stores information about:

  • the pages you visit on - how long you spend on each page
  • how you got to the site
  • what you click on while you’re visiting the site

We don’t collect or store your personal information (eg your name or address) so this information can’t be used to identify who you are.

We use this information to improve the Service and make it appealing to as many users as possible. Google has developed a browser plugin to allow you to opt-out of Google Analytics’ tracking software:

Our image serving provider (

We use to host our images and serve them from CDNs to make it all a bit faster. The cookie is used so they can track how many times we serve the images, bandwidth usage and so on to charge us for that usage each month.