What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which your computer or mobile device downloads when you visit a website. When you return to those websites, they recognize these cookies and therefore your browsing device.
Types of cookies
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies do not typically collect any personally identifiable information and provide specific services or functionality on a website or in an application optimally. Without them, websites would not be able to provide certain features.
These cookies are used to collect statistical information about website visitors and the pages they view. They don’t collect identifiable information about a visitor. All information is aggregated and used anonymously. These cookies are used to understand the most engaging content, which helps websites improve their usability.
These cookies allow websites to remember choices you make to provide enhanced and more personal features.
Targeting and Advertising Cookies
These cookies are used to deliver advertising that is more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an ad to ensure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. Websites like Google AdSense or DoubleClick use targeting and advertising cookies.
Managing Cookies and Opting-Out
You can opt out of using Google Analytics for display advertising and customize Google Display Network using the Ads Preference Manager in Google. You can also opt out using the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on.
For more information on how to manage cookies, including opting-out of functional cookies please visit: http://www.aboutcookies.org/Default.aspx?page=1.