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 card or personal information, etc. The data they 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 usually browse with Internet Explorer and try browsing the same website with Firefox or Chrome you will see that the web does not realise that you are the same person because it is actually associating the browser, not the person.
WHAT ARE FIRST-PARTY AND THIRD-PARTY COOKIES?
First-party cookies are those generated by the website 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 DEACTIVATE COOKIES?
To help you understand the scope that disabling cookies can have, here are some examples:
You will not be able to share content from this website on Facebook, Twitter or any other social network.
The website will not be able to adapt the content to your personal preferences, as is often the case with online shops.
You will not be able to access the personal area of that website, such as My account, My profile or My orders.
Online shops: You will not be able to make purchases online, you will have to make them over the phone or by visiting the physical shop if you have one.
It will not be possible to customise your geographical 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 will not be able to write on the blog, upload photos, post comments, rate or rate content. The website will not be able to know whether you are a human or an automated application that publishes spam.
You will not be able to display targeted advertising, which will reduce the website’s advertising revenue.
CAN COOKIES BE DELETED?
Yes, not only delete them, but also block them, either in general or for a specific domain.
COOKIES USED ON THIS WEBSITE
This website uses the following cookies:
Session cookies, to ensure that users who write comments on the blog are human and not automated applications. This is 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 consent to the processing of data about you by Google. Therefore, the exercise of any rights in this regard must be done by communicating directly with Google.
Social networks: Each social network uses its own cookies so that you can click on buttons such as Like or Share.
DISABLING OR DELETING COOKIES
You may exercise your right to deactivate or delete cookies from this website at any time. These actions are performed differently depending on the browser you are using.
Web browsers are the tools responsible for storing cookies and from here you should exercise your right to delete or deactivate them. Neither this website nor its legal representatives can guarantee the correct or incorrect handling of cookies by the aforementioned browsers.
In some cases it is necessary to install cookies so that the browser does not forget your decision not to accept them.
In the case of Google Analytics cookies, this company stores cookies on servers located in the United States and undertakes not to share it with third parties, except in cases where it is necessary for the operation of the system or where the law requires it to do so. According to Google, it does not store your IP address. Google Inc. is a company that adheres to the Safe Harbour Agreement which guarantees that all data transferred will be treated with a level of protection in accordance with European regulations.
To delete cookies from a website you must go to your browser settings and there you can search for those associated with the domain in question and delete them.
Cookie settings for the most popular browsers
INTERNET EXPLORER – http://windows.microsoft.com/es-xl/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-10
FIREFOX – https://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/Borrar%20cookies
GOOGLE CHROME – https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=es
SAFARI – http://www.apple.com/es/privacy/use-of-cookies/