Cookies are small files that browsers allow websites to save on a user's computer, with small amounts of information. They allow websites to recognize a returning user.
- Session cookies. These allow the site to connect separate page loads from the same browser and device into one session. These expire after two weeks.
- Security. Certain types of cookies, CSRF, are used to verify form submissions. These expire after a year.
- Site traffic analytics. The Twidgel site uses Google Analytics, in order to measure site usage. Google Analytics stores cookies for this purpose. These expire after 2 years.
User data storage