Cookies are small text files sent by a website to a user’s web browser that enhance their browsing experience by remembering site preferences and activities. These activities can include login details, shopping cart items, and previous interactions with site features. Cookies facilitate a personalized and efficient web experience, providing continuity and consistency across multiple browsing sessions.
Different types of internet cookies serve different purposes. Here’s a basic breakdown:
Before adding cookies to your website, familiarize yourself with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which regulates how companies collect, use, and disclose personal information from EU residents — even if you’re not based in the EU.
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