cookies

Certainly, you have sometimes come across a message when surfing the web that you have to accept the mysterious “cookie policy” of the site. What is this? Contrary to the name, it has nothing to do with confectionery. Cookies are tiny files that make our lives much easier, while posing a Significant threat to privacy.

What are cookies?

Cookies are information that the website sends us and our device, such as a computer or smartphone, saves. Every website, i. e. websites of public institutions, online shops or entertainment content, and especially portals with a login panel, uses cookies, thanks to which they Function properly. Please note that the data that cookies collect, identify your computer and browser and are in no way combined with our personal data that we provide, e. g. when registering on social networking sites or online shops. Furthermore, they do not have a Harmful effect on our computer or smartphones.

Why do websites use cookies?

  • they adjust the website content to the user’s preferences and we Optimize the use of the website;
  • create statistics that help to understand how website users use the site to improve its structure and content;
  • keep the service user’s session (after logging in), thanks to which he does not have to re-enter his login and password on each subpage of the service;
  • the cookies are used to read and analyze statistics from, among others, Google AdWords or gemiusTraffic;
  • carry out surveys in order to avoid multiple presentations of the same survey to the same recipient and to display the surveys in a way that takes into account the recipients’ interests;
  • based on the users’ behaviour on the website, they select the advertising content presented to them in such a way as to match their interests.
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What can cause cookies to be disabled in my browser?

You can check, edit and delete cookies from your computer. However, before you click on ‘delete all cookies‘ in your browser, it is worth remembering that you will probably need to enter all your data again when visiting multiple sites. In addition, new cookies will be reinstalled on your next visit.

Excluding the use of “cookies” may cause difficulties in the use of certain services on websites, in particular those requiring login. Disabling the option to accept “cookies” does not, however, result in the inability to read or view the content of the website – subject to those to which access requires logging in.

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