Cookies are tiny bits of text information, stored by a website in your browser. Thanks to them, the website is able to save the visitor’s preferences, and in this way strives to suit better to the users’ requirements and expectations. Cookie files are not used to identify the users, nobody’s identity is ever assessed using the cookies and the user’s privacy is fully protected.
In this internet service, cookie files are used in particular to store the following information:
- whether the visitor has logged into the website,
- preferences concerning the layout and functioning of the website,
- data required to compile the statistics of the visits, among others – concerning the time of the last visit, whether the user has already visited the website, characteristics of the device used for internet connection, IP identification and corresponding location, etc.