A cookie is a small text file that the browser automatically saves on a visitor’s device. Cookies may be created by different service providers, such as Google. Cookies are not harmful to your computer.
There are two types of cookies:
- Persistent cookies that persist in a cookie file on a visitor’s computer. They may be used, for example, to identify the visitor as a repeat visitor to a web page and to customise the content of the web page according to the visitor’s previous choices or to collect statistical data.
- Session cookies are temporary and disappear when a visitor leaves the site or exits their browser. Session cookies may be used to enable certain features of the website, such as requesting a service, etc.
Cookies are used to collect information about how the website is used to make it more personal and user-friendly for the visitor. In addition, cookies help to collect visitor statistics, which allows us to measure and improve the performance of a website and provide the baseline for efficient marketing activities.