How do I use cookies and other tracking tools?

Cookies are small pieces of data stored on a site visitor's browser, usually used to keep track of their movements and actions on a site.  There are two types of cookies: 


Session (Transient or Temporary) cookies: These cookies are erased when you close your browser, and do not collect information from your computer. They typically store information in the form of a session identification that does not personally identify the user.

Persistent (Permanent or Stored) cookies: These cookies are stored on your hard drive until they expire (i.e. they are based on a set expiration date) or until you delete them. These cookies are used to collect identifying information about the user, such as Web surfing behaviour or user preferences for a specific site.


My website is hosted by Wix and as part of that hosting I understand that only session cookies are placed on your computer.


However, I also use Google Analytics so that I can find out if I have any visitors and if so how they behave on my site (for example which pages do they visit). These cookies collect information in an anonymous form, so I don’t know who is using the site. I use the information on how people use the website as feedback to help me improve the site. You can go to to find out more about Google Analytics cookies and how to opt-out of them.

How do I delete cookies?
If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by this, or indeed any other website, you can do this by visiting which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer, as well as more general information about cookies.

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