A "cookie" is a small text file which is stored on the user's hard drive or mobile device. Cookies perform a number of functions associated with browsing websites and are used for a variety of different purposes, such as tracing users from page to page on an internet site, thereby enhancing a user's browsing experience. They are generated by web servers when the user enters an internet page and are passed to the user's computer or mobile device and stored for subsequent future access.
Google Chrome - https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en
Microsoft Internet Explorer - https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
Session cookies are used to temporarily store information about logged in users. These cookies do not collect information from the user's computer, and do not identify the user.
Permanent cookies are used to enhance a user's browsing experience by "remembering" that user on subsequent visits.
We use "cookieconsent_status" cookie to record whether a user has accepted the cookies on our website. This cookie expires one year after the creation.
These cookies are used by Google Analytics, which monitors traffic levels, search queries and visits to our website. Google Analytics stores internet protocol ("IP") addresses on its servers in the US. An IP address is a unique number assigned to each device (such as your computer) that allows it to communicate with other devices on a computer network (such as modems, printers or other computers). These cookies enable Google to determine whether you are a returning site visitor, and to track the pages you visit during your session.
We may also use other web technologies that work with cookies such as (i) fullstory.com (ii) mouseflow.com (iii) paypal.com (iv) analytics.google.com (v) optinmonster.com and (vi) 123formbuilder.com (vii) clickbetter.com to monitor the performance of the website, to provide customer support, for optimisation and e-commerce purposes and to monitor and improve the performance of certain functionalities.
To learn more about privacy policies of the above web technologies, please use the links provided below:
If you are looking for more information on cookies, this Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies might be helpful: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTTP_cookie