What Are Cookies?
Cookies are small data files that websites place on your device as you browse the web. Essentially, a cookie is a unique tag that consists of a small amount of data. These tags are used for tracking your browser so that we can provide the best user experience to you.
- Understand and save user’s preferences for future visits.
- Keep track of advertisements and assess third-party advertisement campaign effectiveness.
- Compile data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.
Cookies are either:
- Session cookies: these are only stored on your computer during your web session. They are automatically deleted when you close your browser. They usually store an anonymous session ID allowing you to browse a website without having to log in to each page.
- Persistent cookies: a persistent cookie is one stored as a file on your computer, and it remains there when you close your web browser. The cookie can be read by the website that created it when you visit that website again. We use persistent cookies for Google Analytics.
Cookies can also be categorized as follows:
- Strictly necessary cookies: These cookies are essential to enable you to use the website effectively, such as when buying a product and/or service. Without these cookies, the services available to you on our website cannot be provided. These cookies do not gather information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you have been on the internet.
- Performance cookies: These cookies enable us to monitor and improve the performance of our website. For example, they allow us to count visits, identify traffic sources, and see which parts of the site are most popular.
- Functionality cookies: These cookies allow our website to remember choices you make and provide enhanced features. For instance, we may be able to provide you with news or updates relevant to the services you use. They may also be used to provide services you have requested such as viewing a video or commenting on a blog. The information these cookies collect is usually anonymized.
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser. Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Therefore, it is recommended that you do not disable cookies. If you want to delete cookies follow the instructions at http://www.wikihow.com/Clear-Your-Browser%27s-Cookies. If you wish to disable your browser from receiving cookies follow the instructions at http://www.wikihow.com/Disable-Cookies. Note that if you set your browser to disable cookies, you may not be able to access certain parts of our Service and other parts of our Service may not work properly.
If you would like more information about this, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last updated: 2nd of June 2023
Disclaimer: This policy should be used as a guideline and does not serve as a legal document.