Outlined below are the different categories of cookies set by WordPress.org, with specific examples detailed in the tables that follow. This includes name and purpose. Certain cookies are only set for visitors which are marked below accordingly. Where a cookie only applies to specific subdomains, the cookies are included under the relevant header.
Strictly Necessary: These cookies are essential for WordPress.org to perform basic functions.
Performance: Performance cookies collect information on how users interact with websites hosted on WordPress.org including what pages are visited most, as well as other analytical data. These details are only used to improve how the website functions.
Tracking: These are set by trusted third party networks (e.g. Google Analytics) to track details such as the number of unique visitors and page-views to help improve the user experience.
Third Party/Embedded Content: WordPress.org makes use of different third party applications and services to enhance the experience of website visitors. These include social media platforms such as embedded content from YouTube and Vimeo. As a result, cookies may be set by these third parties and used to track your online activity. We have no direct control over the information that is collected by these cookies.
Here’s a list of our current cookie usage: