What are cookies?
Cookies can be stored for a varying length of time on your browser. Some cookies such as session cookies are deleted from your computer or device when you close your web browser. Whereas persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer or device until deleted or until they reach their expiry date. Cookies are used by nearly all websites, and they do not harm your system.
If you want to check or change what types of cookies you accept, this can be altered within your browser setting. It is important that you know that you can block cookies at any time by activating the setting on your browser. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies, including the essential cookies, you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.
There are four varieties of cookies operating on our website. These will all be briefly explained below:
- The necessary cookies
The necessary cookies are needed to experience the full functionality of our site. Without these cookies, some parts of our site will not work as they should.
- The preferences cookies
These cookies allow our site to remember your preferences, helping you to customize your experience on our site. That way we can remember you when you return to our site.
- The statistics cookies
Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously. These cookies tell us about how you use the site, and they help us with improving the site. For example, these cookies count the number of visitors to our website and see how visitors move around when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our site works, for example, by ensuring that users find what they are looking for easily.
- The marketing cookies
Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third-party advertisers. Only anonymized information is captured and used and the purpose is to provide you with content which is relevant to you.
What type of cookies do we use?
Here are some examples of the main cookies on our site, what they do and how you can alter your settings to stop cookies. hs, beatSessionId and beatSessionTs. The first cookie is necessary for the security of the web site, the cookie is used to identify and prevent cross-site request fraud. The beatSession cookies both contain information about which server cluster the user is using; these are used in context with load balancing to optimize the user experience on the web site.
To opt-out of these cookies, you will need to change the settings on your browser cookie preferences. However, if you block cookies on our website, you may be unable to access certain areas of our website and certain functions and pages will not work in the usual way, meaning that you may not get the best possible user experience. The full list of all applied cookies and their function is available at the end of this policy.
Full list of all applied cookies on this web site:
beatSessionId: Registers which server-cluster is serving the visitor. This is used in context with load balancing, to optimize the user experience.
beatSessionTs: Registers which server-cluster is serving the visitor. This is used in context with load balancing, to optimize the user experience.
CookieConsent: Stores the user's cookie consent state for the current domain.
Hs: Ensures visitor browsing-security by preventing cross-site request forgery. This cookie is essential for the security of the website and visitors.
TS#: Connects data from google docs with the webpage - in this specific case the stock list.
_wixAB3: Cookies connected to the usage of the blog function. Ensures that the visitors can read the newest blog post first.
JSESSIONID: Preserves user mode across page requests.
XSRF-TOKEN: Ensures visitor browsing-security by preventing cross-site request forgery. This cookie is essential for the security of the website and visitors.
_ga: Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
_gat: Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate.
_gid: Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
fedops.logger.sessionId: Registers statistical data on visitors' behavior on the website. Used for internal analytics by the website operator.
Collect: Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor's device and behavior. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.
svSession: Tracks a visitor across all wix.com sites. The information collected can be used to make the advertisement more relevant for the visitor.
Fed: This cookie is used to collect information on the visitor's behavior. This information will be stored for internal use on the website – internal analytics is used to optimize the websites or to register if the visitor has subscribed to a newsletter.
Collect: Registers visitors platforms (PC, Smartphones or tablets) as well as page preferences. Used by Google Analytics.
_cfduid: Used on our blog/news content to identify the content and traffic on the blog.
Last updated November 12, 2019