What cookies are?
Cookies are files stored in your browser and are used by most websites to help personalise your web experience.
There are two main kinds of cookies:
- session cookies, which are deleted from your computer when you close your browser,
- persistent cookies, which remain stored on your computer until deleted or until they reach their expiry date.
Cookies on our website
A list of the cookies used in Krafla website:
WordPress also sets a few wp-settings-[UID] cookies. The number on the end is your individual user ID from the users database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface.
This cookie is associated with the AddThis social sharing widget which is commonly embedded in websites to enable visitors to share content with a range of networking and sharing platforms (for example Facebook or Pinterest) . It stores an updated page share count.
These cookies help us gathers anonymised statistical
data regarding your visit to our website to help improve our site. We collect information such as the number of visitors we get, how long they stay and technical information such as the browser they are using. To gather all this information we use Google Analytics.
How to Delete Cookies?
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies, but blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of this website. You have the ability to disable cookies if you wish, generally through changing your internet software browsing settings. It is also be possible to configure your browser settings to enable acceptance of specific cookies.
Here is how to do it in some browsers:
- in Internet Explorer you can block cookies using the cookie handling override settings available by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy” and then “Advanced”;
- in Firefox you can block all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options”, “Privacy”, selecting “Use custom settings for history” from the drop-down menu, and unticking “Accept cookies from sites”; and
- in Chrome you can block all cookies by accessing the “Customise and control” menu, and clicking “Settings”, “Show advanced settings” and “Content settings”, and then selecting “Block sites from setting any data” under the “Cookies” heading.