Area: Optimizely Platform
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This topic provides an overview of cookies and how they are used by the different products and features in the Optimizely platform.

How it works

A cookie is a small piece of data sent from a website and stored by the web browser on the computer of a visitor, while browsing a website. The main purpose of a cookie is for websites to remember stateful information, or to record a visitor's browsing activity.

Cookies are usually small text files that are stored locally in the browser directory or program data subfolders.The website stores a corresponding file (with same ID tag). 

Cookies and Optimizely 

Select the following sections to see how cookies are user in parts of the Optimizely platform.

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Last updated: Apr 07, 2020

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