|Client Side/ Server Side||Data accessible both at client side and server side. The data is sent to the serverside with every cookie request.||Only at the local browser side data is accessible. Server cannot use local storage until deliberately sent a request to the server via POST or GET|
|Size||Storage capacity of cookies is 4095 bytes/cookie||Storage capacity of local storage is 5MB per domain|
|Expiration||Cookies have expiration and cookie data gets deleted after some time||There is no expiration and has to remove manually|
Explain what is the difference between cookies and local storage?
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