- What are cookies?
Cookies are files that can be downloaded to your computer through web pages. They are tools that have a role
essential for the provision of numerous information society services. Among others, they allow a web page
store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information
obtained, they can be used to recognize the user and improve the service offered.
- Types of cookies
Depending on who is the entity that manages the domain from which cookies are sent and treats the data obtained, they can be
distinguish two types:
- Own cookies:those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or managed domain
by the publisher himself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
- Third-party cookies:those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not
managed by the publisher, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.
In the event that cookies are installed from a computer or domain managed by the publisher itself but the information that is
collected through these is managed by a third party, they cannot be considered as their own cookies.
There is also a second classification according to the period of time that they remain stored in the client's browser,
It may be:
- Session cookies:designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page. I know
They usually use to store information that only interests to keep for the provision of the service
requested by the user on one occasion (eg a list of purchased products).
- Persistent cookies:the data is still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a
period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, and which can range from a few minutes to several years.
Finally, there is another classification with five types of cookies according to the purpose for which the data obtained is processed:
Deactivation and deletion of cookies
- Technical cookies:those that allow the user to navigate through a web page,
platform or application and the use of the different options or services that exist in it, such as
example, control traffic and data communication, identify the session, access access parts
restricted, remember the elements that make up an order, carry out the purchase process of an order, make
the application for registration or participation in an event, use security elements during navigation,
store content for the broadcast of videos or sound or share content through social networks.
- Personalization cookies:allow the user to access the service with some character characteristics
general predefined according to a series of criteria in the user's terminal, such as the
language, the type of browser through which you access the service, the regional configuration from where you access the
- Analysis cookies:allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyze the behavior of the
users of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookies is
used in the measurement of the activity of the websites, application or platform and for the elaboration of profiles
navigation of users of such sites, applications and platforms, in order to introduce improvements in
function of the analysis of the usage data made by the users of the service.
- Advertising cookies:allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces.
- Behavioral advertising cookies:store information on user behavior obtained from
through continuous observation of your browsing habits, allowing you to develop a specific profile
to display advertising based on it.
- Cookies from external social networks:are used so that visitors can interact with the content of
different social platforms (Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.) and that are generated solely for
the users of these social networks. The conditions of use of these cookies and the information collected
You have the option to allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer by configuring the options of the
browser installed on your device. By disabling cookies, some of the available services may no longer be operational. The
How to disable cookies is different for each browser, but can usually be done from the Tools menu
u Options. You can also consult the browser's Help menu where you can find instructions. The user may
at any time choose which cookies you want to work on this website.
You can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer by configuring the options of the
browser installed on your computer:
Cookies used on www.visitasfuentepiedra.es
||1 year from creation
||Technical cookie used to remember the user's cookie settings on the website.
Acceptance of the Cookies policy
||2 years from configuration or update
||Google Analytics cookie used to distinguish users and sessions.
||Google Analytics cookie used to limit the percentage of requests.
||30 minutes from configuration or update
||Google Analytics cookie used to determine new sessions or visits.
||End of browser session
||Google Analytics cookie used to interact with other measurement libraries.
||6 months from configuration or update
||Google Analytics cookie that stores the source of traffic through which the user reached the website.
||2 years from configuration or update
||Google Analytics cookie used to store visitor variable data.
Given this information, it is possible to carry out the following actions:
- Modify your settings. In the case of wanting to change your current settings on cookies on the website, you can modify their settings in your browser.