What are they?
A very small text file placed on your hard drive by a web page server when you access a site on that server. It serves as an identification the next time you access web pages on that server so as to extend the capabilities of web-based client/server applications. It is uniquely yours and can only be read by the server that gave it to you.
What are they for?
To let the server know that you have returned to a page/site you have previously visited. This can be useful in the following situations:
Types of cookies
There are two types:
Types of values a cookie can pass
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