What are cookies?
Cookies are small files that some platforms, such as web pages, can install on your computer, smartphone, tablet or connected television. Its functions can be very varied: storing your browsing preferences, collecting statistical information, allowing certain technical functionalities, etc. Why do we use them? Cookies are useful for several reasons. From a technical point of view, they allow web pages to work more agile and adapted to your preferences, such as storing your language or your country’s currency. In addition, they help those responsible for websites to improve the services they offer, thanks to the statistical information they collect through them and serve to make the advertising we can show you more efficient.
What use do we give to different types of cookies?
Session cookies: Session cookies are those that last as long as the user is browsing the website and are deleted at the end.
Persistent cookies: These cookies are stored in the user’s terminal for a longer time, thus facilitating the control of the preferences chosen without having to repeat certain parameters each time the website is visited.
Own cookies: These are cookies created by this website and can only be read by the site itself. For example: technical cookies for loading images, personalization cookies for web parameters, traffic analysis cookies, etc.
Third-party cookies: These are cookies created by third parties and that we use for different services (eg, Website analysis or advertising) .According to its purpose:
Technical cookies: Technical cookies are those essential and strictly necessary for the proper functioning of a Web portal and the use of the different options and services offered. For example, those that serve for session maintenance, response time management, performance or validation of options, use security features, share content with social networks, etc.
Personalization cookies: These cookies allow the user to specify or customize some features of the general options of the Web page. For example, define the language, regional settings or type of browser.
Analytical cookies: Analytical cookies are those used by our Web portal, to develop navigation profiles and to know the preferences of its users in order to improve the offer of products and services. For example, by means of an analytical cookie, the geographic areas of greatest interest of a user, which is the most accepted product, etc., would be controlled.
Advertising cookies: Advertising cookies allow the management of advertising spaces based on specific criteria. For example the frequency of access, the edited content, etc. Advertising cookies allow through the management of advertising to store behavioral information through the observation of habits, studying access and forming a profile of user preferences, to offer advertising related to the interests of your profile.