What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small piece of information sent by a website (through the browser) and stored on a user’s computer while interacting with the website. Cookies were designed to be a reliable mechanism for websites to remember the user’s activity, information that helps the owner(s) of the website make relevant improvements (content, layout) according to the user’s preferences.
Type of cookies
Based on their duration (lifespan):
Session cookies: are deleted when the user closes the browser
Persistent cookies: remain on the user’s device for certain period of time (a few months to years)
Based on the cookie owner:
First-party cookies: are set by the web server of the visited page and share the same domain
Our website uses here below type of cookies
We use Google Analytics to generate (anonymous) statistics about the user’s behaviour on our website, without personally identifying them.
We use Facebook and LinkedIn plugs.
More information about cookies used by the most common social platforms: Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, etc.
How to manage cookie settings ?
You may change your cookie preferences or delete them at any time. The method depends on the type of browser you use:
– Apple Safari
– Google Chrome
– Microsoft Internet Explorer
– Mozilla Firefox
You can even disable/block completely cookies, but you must be aware that this will affect the functionality/features of this and many other visited websites.