With Marketing increasingly moving online, tools and technologies have started tracking, following users from the time they start their browser all day, thereby building a profile for you.
If you want to spared from the the overzealous cookies/trackers lurking around you, you need to opt-out of some of the services that are tracking you. Notice that by default all these sites/tools have you opted-in
Here are opt-out options
- Google Analytics
- Yahoo Analytics
- IXI Corp
- Yahoo Advertising
- Double Verify – Shame on you for not providing an opt-out
- Integral Ad Science – Shame on you for not providing an opt-out
- Proclivity Media
- If you are Chrome browser user (why would you use anything else ?), then we recommend installing the Disconnect extension.
- Given that websites now using Canvas fingerprinting instead of cookies, here is another tool to block canvas fingerprinting – EFF Privacy Badger
We will keep adding to this list as we find them, so please come back and check periodically if you need to opt-out of more of them.