What are cookies and why do we use them on the website?
A cookie is a file that is downloaded to the device by the user to access a certain website to store and retrieve information about the navigation that is done on the computer.
Cookies allow this website, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the user’s options and habits. On the website, the cookies that exist are necessary for the operation of this.
What kinds of cookies are there?
The cookies, depending on the time that remains activated, can be divided into session or persistent cookies.
Session cookies are those that last as long as the user is browsing the website and are deleted when the browser is closed. Persistent cookies are stored in the user’s terminal for a longer time, thus facilitating the control of the preferences chosen without having to repeat certain parameters each time you visit the website.
In addition, according to the company that manages the cookies can be classified into own or third parties.
Own cookies are those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided. And third-party cookies, which are those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the publisher, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.
Regarding the purpose, the cookies can be:
Technical cookies / personalization / analysis / advertising: technical cookies would be those that control traffic and data communication; those of personalization, those that leave to the users to accede according to some own characteristics that are collected (navigator, language, etc.). The analysis ones are those that allow the person in charge of them, the tracking and the size of the behavior of the users of the websites to which they are linked, collect data on the behavior of the users and allow the creation of a user profile. Finally, advertising companies collect data on the management of advertising spaces.
What type of cookies does this website use?
|Own cookie that stores user information about the preferences of the language in the navigation.||1 year|
How to disable cookies in your browser?
Most browsers today allow the user to configure if they want to accept cookies and which ones. These values are found in the “parameters” or “Preferences” menu of your browser.
Here are the instructions to configure cookies for the main browsers:
- Information about cookies for Internet Explorer.
- Information about cookies for Mozilla Firefox.
- Information about cookies for Opera.
- Information about cookies for Google Chrome.
- Information about cookies for Safari.