Posts Tagged ‘web storage’

How to Clear Web Storage in your Browser of Choice

Friday, February 6th, 2015

OK, so we already know how to clear cookies and clear the browser cache … but now we need to know how to clear web storage too.

Web Storage, also known as HTML5 Storage, Local Storage or DOM Storage, offers a way for web applications and pages to store data locally in web browsers. The data that is stored is persistent meaning that it does not expire with a session. If you browse away from the site that saved the data or close the browser, you will notice that the data is still there when you open it again or check for it locally.