All-in-one YouTube ad software for
brands and creators
All-in-one YouTube ad software for
brands and creators
The first self-service platform for both YouTube advertisers and creators
Everything brands need to deliver powerful campaigns. Everything creators need to engage audiences.
Research & Analytics
Buying & Optimization
1st & 2nd Party Data
Custom Curation Tools
In-depth analytics on our entire YouTube channel, video, and keyword database and highlights on all YouTube trends. Brands research and refine their audience targeting. Creators analyze the competitive landscape.
Intuitive media planning, buying and campaign optimization features give brands a streamlined buying, reporting and optimization experience.
Extensive 1st party creator and 2nd party audience data deliver focused, brand-safe campaign targeting and deep YouTube insights for brands. By sharing their audience insights, ViewIQ creators increase their exposure to brands during media planning and whitelisting, and enhance their monetization and branded content creation opportunities.
Build, edit, and export your own custom channel, video, and keyword targeting segments and competitive research datasets. Brands deliver multivariate campaign execution. Creators curate research for future channel growth.
Last updated February 2019.
This policy also tells you how we use tracking technologies, cookies, and browsing data we collect from your use of our Service, the measures we take to protect the security of the information you provide to us through our Service, and how you can contact us if you have any questions regarding our online service.
By providing your informed consent in the pop-up notifications and contact forms used across the Site, you expressly consent to our collection, use, disclosure, and retention of your information relating to your use of the Service. Our goal is to collect and use information to deliver effective and personalized service, which take your interests and preferences into account, as well as for our legitimate business needs and interests. If you refuse to provide consent, you may continue to use the website and information marked as "For Marketing Purposes" will not be collected. More information is provided in the table below.
There are two main types of information we collect about users of our Service that include (but are not limited to) the following:
Information that identifies you: this is commonly referred to as “personal information” and includes, for example, information that you provide to us such as your name, email address, company and title if you ask for access to or demonstrations of any of our products; and
Information that relates to you, but on its own does not identify you: such as information about your Internet connection, the equipment you use to access our Services, the type and version of your device’s operating system or web browser, in some cases your device’s location, and information relating to your usage of our Services.
The methods we use to collect information about you are as follows:
Directly from you, when you provide it to us. For example, when you request products or services from us, when you register with us, respond to surveys, apply for a job, contact us or otherwise interact with us. Please remember that if others use devices into which you remain logged in, they may share information with us as if they were you, and they may have access to information that you have previously provided us. To protect your privacy, please log out from our online services that you access from public or shared devices.
From our business customers/brand clients, who provide Channel Factory with their user data. User data provided to Channel Factory are typically encrypted by Google or the client prior to reaching Channel Factory. Channel Factory also hashes and/or encrypts use data provided to us by the client.
From third parties, including social networks, other online services, publicly available records, our service providers. and from consumer data resellers.
What are Cookies?
Cookies are tiny files that are placed on your device that enable additional features and functionality; like tracking and remembering things about website visitors. Most websites use some variation of cookies to track and store data about their users. This information can be used to deliver better web experiences and more relevant advertising.
First-Party Cookies are issued directly by the website you are currently visiting. When you visit a new website, a cookie is created that tracks your unique settings and interactions with that website. We use first-party cookies to track user behavior on our site to inform future improvements and optimizations to create the best possible user experience.
Third Party Cookies are created by parties that exist outside of the website; like Google and Facebook. Typically, a website will integrate a piece of code that will allow for additional tracking and monitoring both on and off of the website. For example, if you’re shown an advertisement on Google search and you click through to our website, Google will let us know how and where you found our ad. This lets us optimize both our website in addition to our digital advertising efforts. Please note that we have no direct control over the content of the cookies they create, the use made of any data collected, or the security of that data. We control whether or not we use the third-party service with our website, and how it is integrated and presented on our website. However, we do not have control over the cookies themselves.
For a comprehensive list of the cookies we utilize, please see the chart below.
|DoubleClick||Analytics||test_cookie||15 minutes||Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies.|
|Facebook Analytics||For Marketing Purposes||_fbp||3 months||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.|
|Facebook Analytics||For Marketing Purposes||fr||3 months||Contains a unique browser and user ID, used for targeted advertising|
|Google Analytics||Analytics||_ga||2 years||Google Analytics for user page browsing and user-behavior. Google Analytics cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.|
|Google Analytics||Analytics||_gat_UA-124052940-1||1 minute||Universal Google Analytics cookies. Google Analytics cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.|
|Google Analytics||Analytics||_gid||1 day||Google Analytics to track users across multiple sessions.. Google Analytics cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.|
|Google Analytics||For Marketing Purposes||IDE||2 years||Contributes to the personalization of the ads in Google properties, like Google search.|
|Google Analytics||For Marketing Purposes||NID||6 months||Contributes to the personalization of the ads in Google properties, like Google search.|
|Google Tag Manager||For Marketing Purposes||_gat_gtag_UA_124052940_1||1 minute||Google Tag Manager integrates tracking information with Google Analytics. This identification code tracks website visits and manages tags that fire based on website user-interaction.|
|For Marketing Purposes||lidc||1 day||Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.|
|For Marketing Purposes||UserMatchHistory||1 month||Used by LinkedIn for social integration and analytics including Share/IN buttons|
|LinkedIn Ads||For Marketing Purposes||BizoID||1 month||Used by LinkedIn for social integration and analytics including Share/IN buttons|
|LinkedIn Ads||For Marketing Purposes||lang||1 year||Remembers the user's selected language version of a website|
|LinkedIn Analytics||For Marketing Purposes||Bcookie||2 years||Used by LinkedIn for social integration and analytics including Share/IN buttons|
|LinkedIn Analytics||For Marketing Purposes||BScookie||2 years||Used by LinkedIn for social integration and analytics including Share/IN buttons|
|Microsoft||For Marketing Purposes||MR||5 months||These cookies are used by Microsoft advertising to anonymously identify user sessions to help us measure the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns|
|Microsoft||For Marketing Purposes||MUID||1 year||These cookies are used by Microsoft advertising to anonymously identify user sessions to help us measure the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns|
|Microsoft||For Marketing Purposes||MUIDB||1 year||These cookies are used by Microsoft advertising to anonymously identify user sessions to help us measure the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns|
|WPForms||For Marketing Purposes||_wpfuuid||10 years||Cookie created by WPForms when a user visits a page with a form. Does not collect personal information.|
|YouTube||For Marketing Purposes||GPS||1 day||Registers a unique ID on mobile devices to enable tracking based on geographical GPS location.|
|YouTube||For Marketing Purposes||VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||5 months||Tries to estimate the users' bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos.|
|YouTube||For Marketing Purposes||YSC||1 year||Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen.|
|ZenDesk||Analytics||_cfduid||1 year||Used by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web traffic.|
Statement of GDPR Compliance
Channel Factory, LLC
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Compliance Statement
Effective Date: May 25, 2018
Channel Factory, LLC Attn: Privacy Officer/Controller
8383 Wilshire Boulevard
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
The Types of Personal Data That We Collect
Channel Factory collects personal data from data subjects who visit our public web and mobile sites (“EU Website Visitors”) and individual representatives of our corporate customers, suppliers and business partners (“EU Business Contacts”).
From EU Business Contacts, Channel Factory may collect the following types of personal data:
Purposes for the Processing of Personal Data; Legal Basis
Channel Factory processes the personal data of EU data subjects for the purposes of:
For visitors to the Channel Factory web site, the basis for the processing of personal data is consent. For all other data subjects, such processing has been determined to be in the legitimate interest of Channel Factory and the respective data subject in order to promote a business relationship.
Recipients of Personal Data
Transfer of Personal Data to a Third Country
Personal data collected by Channel Factory may be stored or processed in the United States or in any other country where Channel Factory or its affiliates, subsidiaries, or third party service providers maintain facilities. EU data subjects who provide personal data to Channel Factory consent to the processing and transfer of that data to the United States and around the world. Channel Factory may also execute agreements with third parties for the transfer of personal data outside of the EU using European Commission-approved Standard Contract Clauses.
All storage is secure and our suppliers have GDPR procedures in place.
Personal data is retained by Channel Factory no longer than necessary to execute its obligations with business partners.
Notification of Breach
We have a notification process in place for any breach.
Access to, Modification and Deletion of Personal Information
For questions about the collection of personal data by Channel Factory, or to exercise the right to access, correct, update, or delete such data or object, for legitimate purposes, to the processing of personal data, as provided under applicable law, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or correspond with Channel Factory at:
Channel Factory, LLC
Attn: Privacy Officer/Controller
8383 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 930
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
We will respond to data requests within the time allotted by any and all relevant legislation or directives.
Right to Withdraw Consent
Data subjects whose processing is based upon consent may withdraw that consent at any time; however, Channel Factory will not be able to provide or continue to provide services or marketing communications to the data subject.
Changes to This Statement
We may update this Compliance Statement to reflect changes to our information practices. If we make any changes to this Compliance Statement, we will notify data subjects by means of a notice on this Site as well as the applicable date. We encourage website visitors, business contacts, and others to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.
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