What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that is placed on an internet users hard drive. It is generated by a web page server, which in other words is the computer that operates a web site. A cookie usually contains the name of the website which the browser is using and can be used by that server whenever the user visits the site. It is something in the form of a user’s identification card, which will web the site when the user has returned to it.
What are cookies used for?
- Cookies mainly save time and make the browsing more efficient,
- They monitor your surfing habits and profile them for marketing purposes,
- They collect anonymous data which allow targeted advertising and provide a better functioning of the website.
Types of cookies used on our website.
|TYPE OF COOKIE FILE||NAME OF COOKIE FILE||PURPOSE OF USING THE COOKIE FILE||DO YOU DELETE A FILE UNSURE YOU WILL USE THE SITE?|
|session||qtrans_cookie_test, WP-cookie-info, icl_current_language (WordPress)||Storing the user session identifier and the current language version.||No|
|external entitiesh||PREF, testcookie, khcookie, NID, SNID, _utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz||Google Maps, Google Analytics, Reklamy Google – Zbieranie anonimowych statystyk. Więcej na: http://www.google.pl/intl/pl/policies/technologies/types/.||Nie|
Configuring and deleting “cookies”
By default, the web browser allows the placement of “cookies” on the end device. These settings can be changed in such a way as to block the automatic handling of “cookies” in the settings of the web browser or inform about their every transfer to the user’s device. Detailed information about the possibilities and ways of handling “cookies” are available in the software (web browser) settings.