Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, storing your preferences, and generally improving your experience of a website. An example is when a browser stores your passwords and user ID’s.
You can use your web browser to:
You need to be aware that if you choose to block cookies from your browser it may cause you to lose some of the functions of the websites you visit.
|Name||Provider||Expires||Description of Cookie|
|__utma||Google Analytics||2 years||This keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred.|
|__utmb||Google Analytics||30 minutes||A timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor enters the site.|
|__utmc||Google Analytics||End of session||A timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor leaves the site – having waited 30 minutes for another pageview to happen, and if it doesn’t, it expires.|
|__utmz||Google Analytics||End of session||This keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked on, what keywords used, and where in the world the site was accessed from.|
More information on the cookies set by Google Analytics.
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