What are cookies?
Cookies are small files that are installed on the hard drive or in the browser of the computer, tablet, smartphone or equivalent device with Internet navigation functions and help, among others: personalize the services of the website owner, facilitate navigation and usability through it, obtain aggregated information from website visitors, enable the reproduction and display of multimedia content on the website itself, allow elements of interaction between the user and the website itself, enable security tools, etc.
Fact: It is the information obtained through the user’s terminal equipment through the data storage and recovery device (cookies or others). The data will be personal when it is information about identified or identifiable natural persons, in the terms established in article 4 of the RGPD.
Added information:Non-nominal information, typically numerical and for the purposes of providing statistical information.
Terminal equipment: It is the device from which the user accesses the service, such as a personal computer, a mobile phone, a tablet, etc., and from which the information is obtained.
Editor: Responsible or owner of the website.
Third:External entity, collaborator, service provider or related to the editor, involved in the management of some cookies.
Responsible for the cookie:The editor, person in charge, owner of the website or even the third party in some cases.
Browsing habits: Trends that the user shows when browsing a web page, such as time spent visiting the page, parts visited, most frequent sections, origin of the visit, destination of the visit, among others.
What type of cookies exist?
Own cookies: are those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
Third-party cookies: are those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.
Depending on the period of time they remain activated on the terminal equipment:
Session cookies: these are those designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page. They are usually used to store information that is only interesting to keep for the provision of the service requested by the user on a single occasion (for example, a list of products purchased) and disappear when the session ends.
Persistent cookies: are those in which the data continues to be stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed for a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, which can range from a few minutes to several years.
Depending on the purpose for which the data obtained through cookies is processed:
Technical cookies: these are those that allow the user to navigate through a web page, platform or application and use the different options or services that exist therein, including those that the editor uses to allow the management and operation of the page. website and enable its functions and services, such as, for example, controlling traffic and data communication, identifying the session, accessing restricted access parts, remembering the elements that make up an order, carrying out the purchase process of an order, manage payment, control fraud linked to the security of the service, make a request for registration or participation in an event, count visits for the purposes of billing licenses for the software with which the service works (website, platform or application), use security elements while browsing, store content for broadcasting videos or sound, enable dynamic content (for example, text or image loading animation) or share content through social networks. Also belonging to this category, due to their technical nature, are those cookies that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, as another element of design or “layout” of the service offered to the user, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform based on criteria such as the edited content, without collecting information from users for other purposes, such as personalizing that advertising content or other content.
Preference or personalization cookies: these are those that allow the user to remember information so that the user can access the service with certain characteristics that can differentiate their experience from that of other users, such as, for example, language, phone number. of results to be displayed when the user performs a search, the appearance or content of the service depending on the type of browser through which the user accesses the service or the region from which the user accesses the service, etc. .
Analysis or measurement cookies: these are those that allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyze the behavior of the users of the websites to which they are linked, including the quantification of the impacts of the advertisements. . The information collected through this type of cookies is used to measure the activity of the websites, application or platform, in order to introduce improvements based on the analysis of the usage data made by users of the service.
Advertising cookies: these are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform from which it provides the service requested based on criteria such as the edited content or the frequency with which the advertisements are displayed.
Behavioral advertising cookies: these are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform from the that provides the requested service. These cookies store information on user behavior obtained through continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows the development of a specific profile to display advertising based on it.
Specifically, what cookies do we use?
CookieYes sets this cookie to remember users’ consent preferences so that their preferences are honored on subsequent visits to this site. It does not collect or store any personal information from site visitors.
How to disable cookies?
Blocking or deactivating all cookies helps protect privacy, but it can also limit the experience on some websites, as well as limit functionality or even not allow correct navigation or use of some of their services.
You can activate or deactivate the cookies described above (with the exception of technical cookies, which are necessary for proper functioning) through the configurator that appears in the cookie use notice, when accessing our main page. Keep in mind that, if you accept third-party cookies, you must delete them from the browser options or from the system offered by the third party itself.
Likewise, if you want to know how to disable cookies in the most popular web browsers, access the following tutorials:
If you have any questions or concerns about this Cookies Policy, you can contact us through the contact methods on our website.