Here on this page, we explain to you ( users/visitors of our website) what is a cookie. How do we use it? And How can you control it?
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file that is stored on a computer. It is a technology that personalizes the experience when users navigate through a particular website.
A cookie stores the information about the pages you visit and based on that it serves according to your preferences when you visit again.
Cookies are categorised as follows:
Session cookies – In a single session, when the user moves from page to page, the session cookie stores the information. It helps the user to browse effectively and it automatically deletes when the user closes the browser.
Persistent cookies – persistent cookies are stored in a user’s device even if the user closes the browser. In future, if the user visits the same website it serves them according to their preferences.
Performance cookies – This type of cookie allows us to collect user information and helps to improve our website performance. It helps to identify the number of users, traffic sources, engagement time, etc…
Google Analytics is the most trusted application worldwide. It enables us to understand the readers/visitors of our webpage. It tracks user’s data like
- Number of users.
- Number of sessions.
- Average session duration.
- Average pages per session.
- Ratio of new to returning visitors.
- Bounce Rate.
- Mobile device.
- Browser information, etc…
For more information regarding Google Analytics cookies, check the official Google Analytics page.
How to disable the cookies?
Disabling cookies is easy, but it may affect some of the functions while you navigate through websites. Therefore it is not recommended not to disable cookies.
However, You can opt-out from using cookies by changing the settings in your web browser. Disabling the functions of cookies varies from browser to browser. To know more, kindly check the respective pages.
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