What are cookies?
A cookie is a small piece of text that websites send to the browser and is stored on the user's terminal, which may be a personal computer, a mobile phone, a tablet, etc. These files allow the website to remember information about your visit, such as language and preferred options, which can make your next visit easier and make the site more useful for you. Cookies play a very important role in improving user experiences on the web.
Types of cookies.
There exist first-part cookies and third-part cookies. First-party cookies are such cookies that are set by the website which is being visited by the user. Third-party cookies are cookies which are placed by a domain other than the website which is being visited by the user.
They can also be devided into the following categories:
- Technical cookies: these allow the user to navigate through the website or application and use the various options or services there. For example, with traffic control and data communication, to identify the session, access restricted Web parts, remember the elements of an order, make the request for registration or participation in an event, use the security features during navigation, and store content for broadcast video or sound.
- Cookies customisation: these allow users to access the service with some predefined general features in your terminal, or user defined settings. For example, the language, the type of browser through which you access the service, the design of selected content, geolocation terminal and place where you can access the service.
- Advertising cookies: these allow the effective management of advertising spaces which are included in the Web page or application from which the service is provided. They allow the adaptation of advertising for it to be relevant to the user and to avoid showing ads that the user has already seen.
How are cookies used?
By browsing this web site you are accepting that you can install on your terminal and cookies to provide us with the following information:
- Statistical information on the use of the web.
- The ‘login’ user to keep the session active on the web.
- The format of the preferred web access from mobile devices.
- Latest searches over the web services and data customization services.
- Information on the ads that are displayed to the user.
- Information from surveys in which the user has participated.
- Data connectivity to social networks with users accessing your Facebook or Twitter.
How to manage cookies in the browser?
The user has the option to allow, block or delete cookies installed on your computer by configuring your browser options installed on your terminal:
You can allow, block or delete cookies installed on your computer by configuring your browser options. You can find information about how, in relation to the most common browsers, the links are included below:
In some browsers can be configured to manage cookies for specific website rules, which provides more precise control over privacy. This means you can disable cookies for all sites except those in which it is entrusted.