What are cookies and what are they?
Las cookies son archivos que las páginas web pueden instalar en su dispositivo (ordenador, tableta, smartphone, etc.) con finalidades muy variadas. La principal finalidad es facilitar la navegación por parte del usuario, pero también pueden recopilar otra información como, por ejemplo, para fines estadísticos.
Cookies are files that websites can install in your device (computer, tablet, smartphone, etc..) With varied purposes. The main purpose is to facilitate navigation by the user, but may also collect other information such as, for statistical purposes.
Types of cookies
Under his tenure, the cookies are classified as permanent or session cookies. The first expire when the browser is closed, while the latter expire when they have served their purpose or when manually deleted.
COOKIES PERFORMANCE: These cookies store the preferences of certain tools to avoid having to set it each time you access the web.
ANALYTICAL COOKIES: Are cookies that analyze web traffic and statistically analyze the use of the various services offered by the web. The collection of this information is anonymous and not linked to any personal data.
GEOLOCATION COOKIES: These cookies detected, anonymously, the country in which the user is to deliver more relevant content and services
COOKIES FOR REGISTRATION: cookies are generated when the user is registered and used to identify user accounts and their associated services.
COOKIES STUDIES: Are cookies that enable managing the different advertisements displayed on the web, adapting the content of the ad space to your use on the web.
THIRD PARTY COOKIES: These third party cookies can be installed on the page with the aim of improving services these third parties will offer, such as links to social media to share content from anywhere.
Can I remove the installation of cookies?
All browsers allow you to block or delete cookies if the user prefers. The following lines provide indications for this:
Internet Explorer: Tools> Internet Options> Privacy> Settings
Firefox: Tools> Options> Privacy> History> Custom Configuration
Chrome: Settings> Show Advanced Options> Privacy> Content Settings
Safari: Preferences> Security