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The Cookies We Set
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This is the only persistent cookie which is used. The cookie is used to allow the analytics platform to distinguish users. When you visit the site, the cookie will store an identifier on your machine so that when you revisit the site, I know that you have visited before. The cookie will expire after 2 year and this is managed by Google.
These cookies are session cookies which will be in use while you are browsing the website. They are used to track information about the pages you visit, how long you spend on specific sites as well as other metrics which are sent anonymously to the google analytics platform.
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