What is a cookie?
A cookie / cookie is a small text file that the website you visit saves on your computer.
There are two types of cookies. One type saves a file for a long time on your computer. For example, it is used in features that tell you what’s new since the user last visited the current site. The second type of cookies is called session cookies. While you are browsing a page, this cookie is temporarily stored in your computer’s memory, for example, to keep track of the language you have chosen. Session cookies are not stored on your computer for a long time, but disappear when you close your browser.
How to avoid cookies
More information about cookies and electronic communication can be found on the Swedish Post and Telecom Agency’s website.
The information saved is not linked to a specific person. The information generated through your use of the Website will be stored by Google on their servers. Google may, by its terms and conditions, transfer information to third parties if required by law or in the event that a third party processes the information on Google’s behalf.
Cookies set when using Google Analytics:
_ga Distinguishes visitors and collects usage statistics about the site. Lifetime 2 years
_gid Distinguishes visitors. 24-hour service life
_gat Optimizes _ga cake’s performance. Duration 1 minute
these cookies are used to:
- specify which domain is being tracked
- identify the number of unique users
- limit the number of requests from clients to server
- save information about the number and times of the visitor’s previous stays on the site
- save information about how the visitor got to the site
- save information about the start and end of the session