What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that is stored in your browser when you visit almost any website. It is useful for the website to be able to remember your visit when you go back to that page. Cookies usually store information of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalisation of content, usage statistics, links to social networks, access to user accounts, etc. The aim 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 reduced. If you wish to consult more information about what cookies are, what they store.
Cookies used on this website
This website uses the following proprietary cookies:
- Session cookies, to ensure that users who post comments on the blog are human and not automated applications. This helps to combat spam.
This website uses the following third-party cookies:
- Google Analytics: Stores cookies in order to compile statistics on the traffic and volume of visits to this website. By using this website you are consenting to the processing of data about you by Google. Therefore, the exercise of any right in this sense should be done by communicating directly with Google.
What information does a cookie store?
Cookies do not usually store sensitive information about you, such as credit card or bank details, photographs, your ID or personal information, etc. The data they do 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 regularly browse with Internet Explorer and try browsing the same website with Firefox or Chrome you will see that the website does not realize that you are the same person because it is actually associating the browser, not the person.
What kind 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: They collect information about the type of navigation you are doing, the sections you use most, products consulted, time of use, language, etc.
- Advertising Cookies: They show advertising according to your navigation, your country of origin, language, etc.
What are own and third-party cookies?
Own cookies are those generated by the page 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 turn off the cookies?
To help you understand the extent to which you can disable cookies, here are some examples:
- You will not be able to share content from that 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 in online stores.
- You will not be able to access the personal area of that site, such as My Account, or My Profile or My Orders.
- Online stores: It will be impossible for you to make purchases online, they will have to be by phone or by visiting the physical store if you have one.
- It will not be possible to customize your geographic 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 may not write on the blog, upload photos, post comments, rate or rate content. The website will also not be able to know if you are a human or an automated application that publishes spam.
- It will not be possible to show sectorized advertising, which will reduce the advertising income of the website.
Can cookies be deleted?
Yes, not only delete, but also block, in a general or particular way for a specific domain.
You may exercise your right to deactivate or delete cookies from this website at any time. These actions are carried out differently depending on the browser you are using.
To delete cookies from a website you must go to your browser settings and there you can find the ones associated with the domain in question and proceed to delete them.
Here is how to access a particular browser cookie. Note: these steps may vary depending on your browser version:
- Vaya a Configuración o Preferencias mediante el menú Archivo o bien pinchando el icono de personalización que aparece arriba a la derecha.
- Verá diferentes secciones, pinche la opción Mostrar opciones avanzadas.
- Vaya a Privacidad, Configuración de contenido.
- Seleccione Todas las cookies y los datos de sitios.
- Aparecerá un listado con todas las cookies ordenadas por dominio. Para que le sea más fácil encontrar las cookies de un determinado dominio introduzca parcial o totalmente la dirección en el campo Buscar cookies.
- Tras realizar este filtro aparecerán en pantalla una o varias líneas con las cookies de la web solicitada. Ahora sólo tiene que seleccionarla y pulsar la X para proceder a su eliminación.
- Go to Settings or Preferences via the File menu or by clicking on the customization 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.
- You will see a list of all cookies sorted by domain. To make it easier for you to find the cookies for a particular domain, enter all or part of the address in the Search for cookies field.
- After performing this filter, one or more lines will appear on the screen with the cookies of the requested site. Now you only have to select it and press the X to proceed to its elimination.
- Go to Tools, Internet Options
- Click on Privacy.
- Move the slider to the desired privacy level.
- Go to Options or Preferences according to your operating system.
- Click on Privacy.
- Under History choose Use a custom history setting.
- You will now see the option Accept cookies, you can turn it on or off according to your preferences.
Safari for OSX:
- Go to Preferences, then Privacy.
- Here you will see the Block Cookies option to set the type of blocking you want to do.
Safari for iOS:
- Go to Settings, then Safari.
- Go to Privacy and Security, you’ll see the Block Cookies option to set the type of blocking you want to do.
- Run the browser and press the Menu key, then Settings.
- Go to Security and Privacy, you’ll see the Accept cookies option to check or uncheck the box.
- Open Internet Explorer, then More, then Settings
- You can now check or uncheck the Allow Cookies box.
- The web browsers are the tools in charge of storing the cookies and from this place you must make 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 its decision not to accept them.