A cookie is a small text file that is stored in your browser when you visit almost any web page. It is useful for the website to be able to remember your visit when you return to that page; The cookies often store technical information, personal preferences, content personalisation, usage statistics, links to social networks, access to user accounts, etc. The purpose of the cookie is to adapt the content of the website to your profile and needs, without cookies the services offered by any page would be significantly diminished. For more information on what cookies, what they store, how to delete them, disable them, etc.,
Cookies used on this website;
This website uses the following own cookies:
- Session cookies, to ensure that users posting comments on the blog are human and not automated applications. This is the way to combat spam
This website uses the following third party cookies:
- Google Analytics and Google Adwords: Stores cookies to compile statistics on the traffic and volume of visits to this website. By using this website you consent to the processing of data about you by Google; Therefore, you should exercise any rights in this regard by contacting Google directly;
- Social networks: Each social network uses its own cookies to enable you to click on Like or Share buttons.
Disabling or deleting cookies
You may exercise your right to disable or delete cookies from this website at any time; These actions are performed differently depending on the browser you are using. Additional notes
- Web browsers are the tools responsible for storing cookies and from this place you must carry out your right to delete or deactivate them. Neither this website nor its legal representatives can guarantee the correct or incorrect handling of the cookies by the aforementioned browsers.
- In some cases it is necessary to install cookies so that the browser does not forget your decision not to accept them.
- If you have any questions about this cookies feel free to contact us via the contact section.
MORE INFORMATION ABOUT COOKIES
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a harmless text file that is stored in your browser when you visit almost any website. The usefulness of the cookie is that the website is able to remember your visit when you return to browse that page. Although many people don’t know it, cookies have been in use for 20 years, when the first browsers for the World Wide Web appeared.
What is NOT a cookie?
It is not a virus, Trojan horse, worm, spam, spyware or pop-up windows;
What information is stored in acookie?
The cookies do not typically store sensitive information about you, such as credit card or bank details, photographs, your ID or personal information, etc. The data they store is of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalisation of content, etc;
The web server does not associate you as a person but your web browser; In fact, if you usually browse with Internet Explorer and try browsing the same website with Firefox or Chrome you will see that the website does not realise that you are the same person because it is actually associating the browser, not the person;
What types of cookies are there?
- Technical cookies: These are the most elementary and allow, among other things, to know when a human or an automated application is browsing, when an anonymous user and a registered user are browsing, basic tasks for the operation of any dynamic website.
- Analysis cookies: These collect information on the type of browsing you are doing, the sections you use most, products consulted, time slot of use, language, etc.
- Advertising cookies: Display advertising based on your browsing, country of origin, language, etc.
What are first-party and third-party cookies?
First-party cookies are those generated by the website you are visiting and third-party cookies are those generated by external services or providers such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, etc.
What happens if I deactivate the cookies?
To help you understand the extent to which you can disable cookies, here are some examples:
- You may not share content from this website on Facebook, Twitter or any other social network;
- The website will not be able to adapt the contents to your personal preferences, as is often the case with online shops;
- You will not be able to access the personal area of that website, such as My Account, My Profile or My Orders.
- Online shops: You will not be able to shop online, you will have to do it by phone or by visiting the physical shop if you have one;
- It will not be possible to customise your geographical preferences such as time zone, currency or language;
- The website will not be able to perform web analytics on visitors and web traffic, which will make it difficult for the website to be competitive;
- You will not be able to write on the blog, upload photos, post comments, rate or rate content; The website will also not be able to tell whether you are a human or an automated application that publishes spam.
- It will not be possible to display targeted advertising, which will reduce the website’s advertising revenue;
Can cookies be deleted?
Yes. Not only delete, but also block, either generally or for a specific domain;
To remove cookies of a website you should go to your browser settings and there you can search for those associated with the domain in question and proceed to delete them.
Cookie settings for the most popular browsers
Here is how to access a particular cookie in the Chrome browser. Note: these steps may vary depending on your browser version:
- Go to Settings or Preferences via the File menu or by clicking on the customisation icon at the top right;
- You will see different sections, click on the option Show advanced options.
- Go to Privacy, Content Settings.
- Select All cookies and site data.
- A list will be displayed with all thecookies sorted by domain. To make it easier for you to find the cookies for a particular domain, enter part or all of the address in the Find cookies field.
- After making this filter, one or more lines with the cookies of the requested website will appear on the screen. Now just select it and click on the X to delete it.
To access your Internet Explorer browser’s cookie settings follow these steps (may vary depending on browser version):
- Go to Tools, Internet Options
- Click on Privacy.
- Move the slider to set the desired privacy level.
To access the Firefox browser cookie settings follow these steps (may vary depending on browser version):
- Go to Options or Preferences depending on your operating system.
- Click on Privacy.
- Under History choose Use custom settings for history;
- Now you will see the option Accept cookies, you can enable or disable it according to your preferences.
To access the cookies of the Safari for OSX follow these steps (may vary depending on browser version):
- Go to Preferences, then Privacy.
- Here you will see the option Block cookies for you to adjust the type of blocking you want to perform.
To access the cookies of the Safari for iOS follow these steps (may vary depending on browser version):
- Go to Settings, then Safari.
- Go to Privacy and Security, you will see the option Block cookies for you to adjust the type of blocking you want to do.
To access your browser cookie settings for Android devices follow these steps (may vary depending on browser version):
- Launch the navigator and press the Menu key, then Settings;
- Go to Security and Privacy, you will see the option Accept cookies for you to check or uncheck the box;
To access your browser cookie settings for Windows Phone devices follow these steps (may vary depending on browser version):
- Open Internet Explorer, then More, then Settings
- You can now activate or deactivate the Allow cookies.