What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files which are sent to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies act as a memory for a website, allowing that website to remember your device on your return visits. Cookies can also remember your preferences, improve the user experience as well as tailor the adverts you see to those most relevant to you.
What types of cookies are there?
1. Types of cookies according to the company
Own cookies. These types of cookies are sent to the user‘s server from a computer or domain managed by the editor and from which a service is given if the user asks for it.
Cookies of others. These types of cookies are sent to the user‘s server from a computer or domain which isn’t managed by the editor, it is managed by other managing entity of cookies.
2. Types of cookies according to the period of time spent activated
Session cookies. Session Cookies are stored only temporarily during a browsing session and are deleted from the user’s device when the browser is closed.
Persistent cookies. This type of cookie is saved on your computer for a fixed period (usually a year or longer) and is not deleted when the browser is closed. Persistent cookies are used where we need to know who you are for more than one browsing session. For example, we use this type of cookie to store your preferences, so that they are remembered for the next visit.
3. Types of cookies according to their purpose
Technical cookies. We use technical cookies to show you our website, to make it function correctly and to manage your actions. These technical cookies are absolutely necessary for our website to function properly.
Customized cookies. These type of cookies allow the user to access at the service with general predefined features according to certain criterias defined for the user, like the language, type of browser, region, etc.
Analytics cookies. We use these cookies to gain insight into how our visitors use the website, to optimise and improve our website. The data we gather includes which web pages you have viewed, which referring/exit pages you have entered and left from, which platform type you have used, date and time stamp information and details such as the number of clicks you make on a given page, your mouse movements and scrolling activity, the search words you use and the text you type while using our website.
Advertising cookies. These types of cookies allow the managing of adverts in the most effective manner. These adverts depend on the website content or the frecuency.
Behavioural advertising cookies. These type of cookies allow the managing of adverts in the most effective manner. These adverts are shown depending on the contents accessed by the user.
Enable or disable cookies
Mozilla Firefox - https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
Google Chrome - https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=en
Safari - https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201265
Opera - http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/cookies/
Internet Explorer (10, 11) - http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11
Internet Explorer (9) - http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/how-to-manage-cookies-in-internet-explorer-9
Internet Explorer (7, 8) - http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-vista/block-or-allow-cookies
Internet Explorer (6) - https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/283185
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