What are cookies?
Cookies are simple text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device by a website’s server. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier, website’s domain name, and some digits and numbers.
What types of cookies do we use?
Necessary cookies allow us to offer you the best possible experience when accessing and navigating through our website and using its features. For example, these cookies let us recognize that you have created an account and have logged into that account.
Functionality cookies let us operate the site in accordance with the choices you make. For example, we will recognize your username and remember how you customized the site during future visits.
Third-party services that we embed on some of our webpages – such as Instagram feeds, Twitter feeds and YouTube videos – may set cookies to measure how you use their services and record what advertising you see during your use of their service.
|Cookie||Name||Default Expiration Time||Description||More Information|
|Google Analytics||__utmt||10 minutes||Used to throttle request rate.||Link here|
|Google Analytics||__utmc||End of browser session||Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.||Link here|
|Google Analytics||__utmv||2 years from set/update||Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated _setVar method. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.||Link here|
|YouTube||PREF||1 year||Stores information such as a user’s preferred page configuration and playback preferences like autoplay, shuffle content, and player size.||Link here|
|YouTube||VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||6 months||Stores information such as a user’s preferred page configuration and playback preferences like autoplay, shuffle content, and player size.||Link here|
|YouTube||YSC||End of session||This period shows the length of the period at which a service can store and/or read certain data from your computer by using a cookie, a pixel, an API, cookieless tracking, or other resources.||Link here|
How to delete cookies?
If you want to restrict or block the cookies that are set by our website, you can do so through your browser setting.
Below are links to information about popular web browsers and how to block cookies using them.