HTTP cookies, or cookies for short, are small text files created by a web server and stored on a user's computer or other device by the user's web browser when the user is browsing a website. Cookies enable a Web server to store status information on a user's device (such as items added to a shopping cart in an online store) or track a user's browsing activity (such as clicking a specific button, logging in, or logging history).
There are four types of cookies that may be used during your visit to the site:
(a) Session cookies, which are stored temporarily only for the duration of the browsing session and are deleted when you close the browser;
(b) Persistent cookies, which remain on your computer for a fixed period of time (usually a year or more) and will not be deleted when the browser is closed, such as Targeting cookies;
(c) first-party cookies that belong to us and are set by the Website; and
(d) Third-party cookies, placed on your browsing device by another organization (such as a third-party analytics company) through a website.