How to block third-party cookies
Updated over a week ago

Third-party cookies are typically set by service partners that you include on your website. For example:

  • A "Pin it" button will store a cookie on your visitor's device that can later be accessed by Pinterest to identify the visitor's browsing history

  • Google AdWords will store a cookie on your visitor's device to allow AdWords to identify the ad campaign the visitor came from or other relevant information

Some regulations require that you block third-party cookies prior to user consent. If you have a consent banner but aren't blocking third-party cookies, you may not be compliant.

Script blocking methods

Automatic blocking (recommended)

  • Use Termly's Auto Blocker to automatically detect, block, and enable or disable third-party tracking mechanisms based on your user's saved preferences

Manual blocking (advanced)

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