The Global Elite Club website users Cookies and local storage. Cookies and local storage are a standard part of web technology and are used for a wide range of website functionality.
What is a cookie?
A Cookie is a small temporary file stored by your browser when you visit a website. Cookies allow the website to store information in your browser and send it back to the webserver that runs the website. Sometimes cookies can be used to uniquely identify your web browser.
Cookies are stored for different amounts of time, sometimes they are only stored for a few minutes or while your web browser is open. However they can be stored for months or years.
What cookies do we use?
Site security via CloudFlare : https://support.cloudflare.com/hc/en-us/articles/200170156-Understanding-the-Cloudflare-Cookies#12345682
Personalise elements of the site based on login.
Record whether the user has acknowledged the cookie banner
Maintain the user's session including login
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Site analytics https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en
What is local storage?
Local storage is very similar to a cookie, it's a small temporary file stored by your browser when you visit a website used to store information. Local storage can hold more data than cookies, but does not send this data back to the webserver.
What local storage do we use?
Hold language user is viewing the site in.
Blocking and Deleting cookies
Most popular web browsers allows you to block and or delete cookies if you wish. Please be aware blocking or deleting cookies will break parts of the website's functionality.
Here are links to some popular browser websites explaining how you can manage cookies.
Safari - iOS: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201265