What is a cookie?
Cookies are small files that are stored on a user's computer. They are designed to hold data specific about a particular user and their use of websites. They can be accessed either by the web server or the user’s computer. The information stored by the cookie allows the server to deliver a page tailored to the user. Alternatively, the page itself can contain scripts which can read the data in the cookie and is able to carry information from one visit to the website (or related site) to the next.
What cookies does Akita use?
|__cfduid||Reviews.co.uk||HTTP||12 months||Used by Cloudflare to identify trusted traffic|
|PHPSESSID||Akita.co.uk||HTTP||Session||Preserves user session state across page requests|
|_ga||Google-analytics.com||HTTP||26 months||Creates a unique ID for the user to generate website statistical data|
|_gat||Google-analytics.com||HTTP||Session||Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate|
|_gid||Google-analytics.com||HTTP||Session||Creates a unique ID for the user to generate website statistical data|
|collect||Google-analytics.com||Pixel||Session||Tracks user device and behaviour across the website|
|mf_initialDomQueue||Mouseflow.co.uk||HTML||Session||Collects anonymous data for the purpose of improving website functionality|
|mf_#||Mouseflow.co.uk||HTTP||3 months||Collects anonymous data for the purpose of improving website functionality|
|vuid||vimeo.com||HTTP||24 months||Collects anonymous data on video views|
|SWIFT_client||support.akita.co.uk/Kayako||HTTP||6 days||Relates to Akita’s live support|
|SWIFT_sessionid80||support.akita.co.uk/Kayako||HTTP||Session||Relates to Akita’s live support|
|SWIFT_visitor||support.akita.co.uk/Kayako||HTTP||6 days||Relates to Akita’s live support|
|SWIFT_visitorsession||support.akita.co.uk/Kayako||HTTP||6 days||Relates to Akita’s live support|
How to opt out of Google Analytics cookies
In order to provide website visitors with more choice on how data is collected by Google Analytics, Google has developed a Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.
How to disable all cookies
Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-GB/windows7/Block-enable-or-allow-cookies
Mozilla Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Blocking%20cookies
Apple Safari: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=32467