While visiting Sportsmarketanaltyics.com, we will not collect any personal information about you unless you choose to provide that information to us. If you choose to provide this information, it will be used for the express purpose for which it was intended, such as responding to your request for information or joining a web discussion forum. We remind you that if you visit a link outside of SBA.gov you are subject to the privacy policies of that site.
Information collected and stored automatically
Sportsmarketanaltyics.com automatically collects some technical information from you when you visit the site in order to give you the best possible experience. Sportsmarketanaltyics.com uses web measurement technology (Google Analytics) to automatically track how visitors interact with SBA.gov including where they came from, what they did on the site and whether they completed any pre-determined tasks while on the site. This type of usage is classified by the Office of Management and Budget as Tier 2 usage since it is a multi-session web measurement. Aggregate data is used to help the SBRnet improve our user interface and diversify our content offerings to meet the needs of our customers, track operational problems, prevent fraud and improve the effectiveness, security and integrity of the site. This information does not identify you personally and data is only retained in accordance with the SBRnet data retention policy. For each page that you visit, we collect and store only the following technical information:
- Date and time of access
- URL address of the SBA.gov webpage visited
- Internet domain and IP address from which our website was accessed
- Type of browser and operating system used to access our site (if provided by the browser)
- URL address of the referring page (if provided by the browser)
- Completion or success status of the request for a web page or other on-line item
- File size of the webpage visited
This information is only used to help us make the site more useful for you. With this data we learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology our visitors use. We never track or record information about individuals and their visits and we do not share this data with anyone outside the SBRnet unless necessary for law enforcement purposes.
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We use persistent cookies to enable Google Analytics to differentiate between new and returning Sportsmarketanaltyics.com visitors. Persistent cookies remain on your computer between visits to SBA.gov until they expire. We also use persistent cookies to block repeated invitations to take the customer satisfaction survey. The persistent cookies that block repeated survey invitations expire in 90 days.
The U.S. Small Business Administration may utilize third party services to enhance its distribution of data and information (e.g., videos) through links from the Sportsmarketanaltyics.com web site. A persistent cookie may be set by such a third party provider when you click on the provider's link in order to access U.S. Small Business Administration data (e.g., play a video).
By default, persistent cookies and web measurement technologies are automatically used when you visit Sportsmarketanaltyics.com. Nevertheless, if you decide to disable or remove cookies from your browser, you will continue to have access to all information and resources on Sportsmarketanaltyics.com.
Information collected from interactive forms
Sportsmarketanaltyics.com provides interactive forms that let you voluntarily submit personal information (such as your e-mail address, name, or organization). This occurs when you subscribe to Sportsmarketanaltyics.com. In this case, all submitted information is used only for the express purposes for which it is provided, and is not made available to any third party.
Electronically submitted information is maintained and destroyed according to the principles of the Federal Records Act and the regulations and records schedules of the National Archives and Records Administration, and in some cases may be covered by the Privacy Act and subject to the Freedom of Information Act. A discussion of your rights under these laws can be found on the Freedom of Information Act home page.
For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this website system system employs commercial software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.
Except for authorized law enforcement investigations, no attempts are made to identify individual users and their usage habits. Raw data logs are used for no other purposes and are scheduled for regular destruction in accordance with National Archives and Records Administration General Schedule 20.
Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.
Our newly launched home for the Sports Market Analytics platform has all the data you and your students have been accustomed to over the years, plus many new features, including The Sports Business Resource Center, which contains the following:
- Our selections on sports business books every student should read.
- Links to the top sites for player, team and game data.
- Top Social Media personalities they should follow.
- And SBRnet’s own podcast series, “My First Job in Sports, which includes interviews with recent college grads about how they entered the job market and are building their careers. Be sure to share this link with professors and the career office at your schools.
Our new site includes updated participation data on more than 80 different sports and activities; sales information for key sports products in the United States and the full results of our annual Fan Behavior study which offers terrific insights on sports gambling, e-sports, fantasy sports, social media use and streaming media consumption.
We’re proud of our new look and content and excited to share it with you. If you’d like to arrange a personal guided tour of the site, please click here and we will be happy to schedule it.