Cookies - why we use them


What are cookies?

Cookies are basically small  files, they ask you if you will allow permission for them to be placed on your hard drive. Once agreed a tiny file is added.

What do they do?

They help to draw up analytical data  looking at web traffic, once agreed on a particular site it remembers you.

How do they help you?

When you allow cookies, the  web applications will respond to you individually.  Which  can offer you personally suited information. 

Clever cookies...

So in a nutshell, by using cookies, they will gather and remember your preferences which means you can receive tailored information as the 'Clever Cookies' remember your likes and dislikes.