What is a cookie?
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Using cookies on vjeran-petrovic.com
What kind of cookies does this website use and why?
Session cookies expire and are automatically removed when you close the web browser. We use session cookies to allow access to the content.
Persistent cookies do not usually expire for a very long time. They will remain in your browser until expiry or deletion.
Are there third-party cookies on the website?
There are several external services storing limited cookies. These cookies are not set up by the website , but some of them are necessary for the normal functioning of certain features which enable users easier access to the content. We currently enable:
– Social networks
– Sharing articles on social networks
– Tracking visits (via Google analytics service)
How to disable cookies?
If you want, you can disable storing cookies on your computer, but blocking all cookies may have a negative effect on the use of websites. Cookie settings can be controlled by configuring your web browser. If you want to delete or disable cookies on your computer, it is necessary to update your web browser settings (you can find the information on how to delete and disable cookies by selecting the Help menu on your browser).
Further information about turning off cookies
Currently there are a few websites for turning off storing cookies for different services. For more information, click on the following links: