What are cookies?
Also known as browser cookies or tracking cookies, cookies are small, often encrypted text files, located in browser directories. They are used by web developers to help users navigate their websites efficiently and perform certain functions. Due to their core role of enhancing/enabling usability or site processes, disabling cookies may prevent users from using certain websites.
Cookies are created when a user's browser loads a particular website. The website sends information to the browser which then creates a text file. Every time the user goes back to the same website, the browser retrieves and sends this file to the website's server. Computer Cookies are created not just by the website the user is browsing but also by other websites that run ads, widgets, or other elements on the page being loaded. These cookies regulate how the ads appear or how the widgets and other elements function on the page.For Managing cookies for different browsers see here
Types of cookies we use on our website:
These cookies are used to enhance the performance and functionality of our Website. Performance cookies collect information about the usage of our website, for instance which pages you visited, possible errors you encountered etc. This cookies do not collect personal data. All the data are annonimous and help us improve the performance of our website, to understand which information are important to our users and to measure the efficiency of the website.
Analytics and Customization Cookies
These cookies collect information that is used in order to to help us understand how our Website is being used, how effective our marketing campaigns are, or to help us customize our Website to enhance your user experience. These cookies may be set by us or by third-party providers whose services we have added to our pages.
- Memorizing user settings on the website
- Collecting data about the usage of our website for improvements;
- Collecting user information
- Directing advertising to other websites.