What Are Cookies?
What is NOT a cookie?
It is not a virus, or a Trojan, or a worm, or spam, or spyware, or a pop-up windonw.
What information does a cookie store?
Cookies do not usually store sensitive information about you, such as credit cards or bank details, photographs or personal information, etc. The data they keep are of a technical nature, statistics, personal preferences, personalization of contents, etc.
The web server does not associate you as a person but your web browser. In fact, if you regularly navigate with the Chrome browser and try to navigate through the same web with the Firefox browser, you will see that the web does not realize that you are the same person because it is actually associating the information with the browser, not the person.
What kind of cookies are there?
- Technical cookies:These are the most basic, and allow, among other things, to know when a human or an automated application is browsing, when an anonymous and registered user navigates, basic tasks for the operation of any dynamic web.
- Analysis cookies: They collect information about the type of navigation you are doing, the sections you use most, products consulted, time zone of use, language, etc.
- Advertising cookies: Display advertising based on your browsing, country of origin, language, etc.
What are first party and third party cookies?
First party cookies are those generated by the page you are visiting and third party cookies are those generated by external services or providers such as Mailchimp, Facebook, Twitter, Google adsense, Instagram, etc.
What cookies does this website use?
This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages.
This site offers newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users. When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.
This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
Several partners advertise on our behalf and affiliate tracking cookies simply allow us to see if our customers have come to the site through one of our partner sites so that we can credit them appropriately and where applicable allow our affiliate partners to provide any bonus that they may provide you for making a purchase.
This website uses analysis services, specifically, Google Analyticsto help the website analyze the use made by users of the website and improve its usability, but in no case are they associated with data that could identify the user. Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc., The user can check here here the type of cookies used by Google.
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Can cookies be deleted?
Yes, and not only deleted, also blocked, in a general or particular way for a specific domain.
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies. To remove cookies from a website you must go to your browser’s settings and there you can search the one associated to the domain in question and proceed to its removal.
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- Cookie’s settings for Internet Explorer
- Cookie’s settings for Mozilla Firefox
Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site.