What are Cookies?
These are small files of information that the website stores on the web browser of the user’s computer. While you are browsing the website, these files are stored on the hard drive of the computer to load the pages faster the next time.
These cookies are used to ensure that;
- The web pages can function properly
- Preferences like language, font size, etc are stored
- Optimize the browsing experience
- Collect analytical information like which pages the users visit most frequently
These cookies do not store the personal or private information of the user. These only stores the information that is useful for the website providers to make the users’ experience better.
Purpose and Operation of cookies
Following cookies are usually used by the websites;
- Session Cookies
These cookies are stored while the user is browsing the site and accessing its features. These are not stored on the hard drive of the user’s computer and are deleted once the session is over.
- Permanent Cookies
These cookies are stored on the hard drive of the user. These make the website loading faster. The user will be able to have a better experience if these cookies are stored on their computer.
- Own Cookies
These cookies are sent to the user’s endpoint from a publisher’s domain or computer to access the services.
- Third-Party Cookies
These cookies are not managed by the publisher. These are sent from an outside source like Google Analytics etc. These are useful for receiving personalized advertisements.
- Technical Cookies
These cookies are used to control traffic and data communication. These also identify the sessions of the users, their browsing history, remembering the details of their order and making a purchase, etc.
- Analytical Cookies
These cookies monitor and analyze the behavior of the users visiting the website. They help improve the website by analyzing the data usage made by the user—these help in optimizing the website for future traffic.
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