Cookies are essential in internet’s functioning, providing uncountable advantages in the provision of interactive services, making easy the navigation and usability of our web. Cookies cannot damage your computer. In return, to have the cookies activated help us to identify and solve mistakes.
The following information will help you to understand the different kind of cookies:
Session cookies: temporal cookies that remain in your browser’s cookies file until you leave the website. Therefore they do not keep registered in the user’s hard disk. The information obtained from these cookies is used to analyze patterns of traffic in the website. Eventually, it allows us to provide a better experience to improve the contents and making it easier to use.
Permanent cookies: they are uploaded in the hard disk and every time you visit our web, it reads them. A permanent web has a fixed expiration date. After this date, permanent cookies will stop working. We usually use them to make purchase and register’s services easier.
In our website, we analyze practical and easy services’ cookies that almost every professional web has. Thus we use the following applications to obtain and analyze the information:
Google Analytics: in this case, the cookies’ purpose is to know our visitor’s level of recurrence and which contents become the most interesting ones. This tool does not obtain details as users’ names or surnames, neither the postal address from where they are connected. These cookies create an anonymous user ID that it is used to make a count of how many times the user visits the website. It also registers when was the first and the last time he visited it. Additionally, it calculates when a session finished, user’s origin and keywords. For example, the obtained information is related with the number of visits’ sites, language, social networks where our news are published, assigned city to the IP direction from where our visitors come into, number of visitors, visits’ frequency and reoccurrence, visit’s time, browser used, operator or kind of terminal from where the visit is made. For more information: www.google.com/analytics/ and http://www.google.es/intl/es/analytics/privacyoverview.html.
Google Maps: cookies as _NID or _PREF register the user’s origin, as well as keywords. They also create an only prefix that is the one used to count how many times a user visit the site.
The information taken through the cookies is used to improve our web, make the information more accessible, detect new needs and value the improvements to introduce to provide a better service to the users visiting us.
To allow, know, block or delete the installed cookies in your computer equipment, use the options’ configurations of the browser installed in your computer.
You can find some information about how to configure it in the case you use one of the following browsers: