A Cookie is a file containing a an identifier, known as text file (A string of numbers and letters) this file contains small amounts of information which is downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful as they allow a website to recognise the device being used and then to provide you with a better website experience.
There are two types of cookies commonly used, these are knows as "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies and are designed to do two different tasks, A Persistent cookie will be stored by the browser and will remain valid until an expiry time period of that cookie, or deleted by the user before the expiry date of that cookie. A Session cookie however will expire on the completion of the user session which is when the user closes there browser.
What does a cookie do? Cookies do different tasks, for example they let you navigate between pages efficiently, remember your preferences, and generally improve your user experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and of your interests.
Cookies do not usually contain information that personally identifies the user personally, they are used to identify the computer or mobile devise of the user, this is normally done by generating an identifier tag.
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