What is a cookie banner?

A cookie banner is a small banner that appears on the top or bottom of your browser when you visit a website. The cookie banner informs you that the website uses cookies and asks you if you accept or deny this use.

A cookie banner is required by law in many countries, especially European countries. Laws like the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). state that websites must inform visitors about how cookies are used on their site and get consent from them before using them.

Read more about cookie banners here.