Cookies are nothing new, we all have a lot of cookies stored on our computers, tablets and cell phones from different websites. What is new is that with the new legislation (ZEKom-1), there is a change in the information or communication. consent of visitors to their use.
What are cookies?
These are small text files that most websites store on devices that users access the Internet to identify the individual devices that users have used when accessing. The storage of these cookies is under the full control of the browser that the user has – this cookie may be restricted or disabled if desired. Cookies are not harmful and are always limited in time.
Why are they needed?
They are fundamental to providing user-friendly online services. The interaction between the web user and the website is faster and easier with the help of cookies. With their help, the website remembers the individual’s preferences and experience, saving time and making browsing the sites more efficient and friendly.
Examples of cookies
To improve the user experience of the website, we tailor the content to visitors based on past visits to save your selection when creating shortlisted devices and offers and compare them we keep you logged in on parts of sites where sign-in is required to identify your device (computer, tablet, cellphone) that allows you to customize the content displayed on your device to monitor your visit, allowing you to check the effectiveness of your content delivery and the relevance of your ads, and to continually improve your web pages certain services are indispensable (eg online banks, online shops and other forms of e-commerce,…)