What are cookies?
A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer to access certain web pages. Cookies allow a website, among other things, store and retrieve information about browsing habits of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information they contain and the way you use your computer, can be used to recognize the user.
Types of cookies:
Different types of cookies that can be used: / using this page:
– Depending on the expiry date:
Session Cookies: These are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser until the site was abandoned. It is usually used to analyze traffic patterns on the web. Ultimately, this allows a better experience to improve the content and ease of use.
Permanent cookies: They are stored in the terminal and the website reads each time a new visit is made. Despite its name, a permanent web has a specific expiration date. The cookie will stop working after that date which may range from a few minutes to several years. They are generally used to provide different services offered by the websites.
– Depending on who manages:
Cookies themselves: they are shipped and handled by a computer or domain of self web editor you are visiting.
Third party cookies: envidas and are managed by a third party who is not the proper editor of the web, when they come from another server.
– Depending on the purpose for which the data obtained through Cookies are addressed, we can distinguish between:
Technical Cookies: they are those that allow the user to navigate through a website and using the different options or services it exist as, for example, traffic control, identify the user’s session, access parts of access restricted, remember the elements of an order, make an application for registration or participation in an event, use security features, while browsing store content for broadcasting video or audio or share content via social networks.
Analytical cookies: those that allow the responsible for them, monitoring and statistical analysis of user behavior on web sites that are linked. It is used for measuring the activity of websites and profiling of user navigation of the site, in order to make improvements based on the analysis of their use of the service users. They are treated by us and / or third parties. These cookies collect anonymous / dissociated user information such as the number of users and time spent, how many times you visit the site, the source user keywords. Thanks to that we can improve the range of products and services we offer.
The application we use for navigation information, audience measurement and analysis is Google Analytics (www.google.com/analytics)
For more information about the tool Google Analytics outsourcer see:
You manage cookies from your browser. The user has the option to allow, block or delete cookies installed on your computer by configuring the browser options.
If lock or disable the installation of all or some of them, you can still use our website but some may use services they need are not available and less satisfactory experience on our website.
To manage that manages browser cookies, we access the browser toolbar, then look for the section on privacy options, and finally the cookies. These steps may vary slightly from one browser to another. Here’s a list of the most used browsers where you will find more information and how to disable or delete cookies:
Internet Explorer 9
Version 7 and 8