As we all know, the LSSI-CE obliges all owners of blogs and websites to warn and inform the user of the existence of cookies, inform about them, and of course require their permission to download them. And that’s what we’re going to do on this page.
We will explain to you which cookies we use on our website, and we will do this as clearly and simply as possible.
- 1 The article in question reads as follows:
- 2 What is a cookie?
- 3 What IS NOT a cookie?
- 4 Classification of cookies
- 5 Cookies used on this website
- 6 This website uses the following proprietary cookies:
- 7 Deactivating or deleting cookies
- 8 GOOGLE CHROME
- 9 INTERNET EXPLORER
- 10 MOZILLA FIREFOX
- 11 SAFARI
- 12 Go to Preferences, then Privacy.
- 13 Go to Settings, then Safari.
- 14 ANDROID
- 15 WINDOWS PHONE
The article in question reads as follows:
Article 22.2 of Law 34/2002. “Service providers may use data storage and retrieval devices on recipients’ terminal equipment, provided that they have given their consent after clear and complete information has been provided on their use, in particular on the purposes of data processing, in accordance with the provisions of Organic Law 15/1999, of 13 December, on the Protection of Personal Data.
Unfortunately, the Internet environment is complex and it is not always possible to have up-to-date information on the cookies that third parties (i.e. other websites or companies) may use through this website,[WEBSITE].
Let me know (very important).
Contact the third party directly (i.e., the person responsible for the cookie) to request information about the cookies they use, their purpose, their duration, and the way in which they guarantee your privacy.
A cookie is a small text file that is stored in your browser when you visit almost any web page. It helps the website to be able to remember your visit when you browse that page again.
Cookies often store technical information, personal preferences, content personalization, usage statistics, links to social networks, access to user accounts, etc.
Cookies are not dangerous or harmful. Its aim is only to adapt the content of the website to the profile and needs of its users. If there were no cookies, the services offered by any page would be significantly reduced.
And although many people don’t know it, cookies have been used for 20 years, when the first Internet browsers appeared.
It’s not a virus, a Trojan, a worm, spam, spyware, or pop-up windows. A cookie is just a tiny text file.
Cookies can be sorted by purpose, or by duration.
According to its purpose:
Technical Cookies: Technical cookies are those essential and strictly necessary for the correct functioning of a Web portal and the use of the different options and services it offers. For example, those used for session maintenance, response time management, performance or option validation, using security features, sharing content with social networks, etc.
Personalization Cookies: These cookies allow the user to specify or customize some features of the general options of the website, such as setting the language, regional settings or browser type.
Analytical Cookies: Analytical cookies are those used by our Web portals to create navigation profiles and to be able to know the preferences of the users of the same in order to improve the offer of products and services. For example, an analytical cookie would control the geographic areas of greatest interest to a user, which is the most accepted product, etc.
Advertising Cookies: Advertising cookies allow the management of advertising spaces based on specific criteria. For example, access frequency, edited content, etc. Advertising cookies allow the management of advertising to store behavioral information through the observation of habits, studying accesses and forming a profile of user preferences, to offer advertising related to the interests of your profile.
According to its duration:
Session Cookies: Session Cookies are those that last for as long as the user is browsing the website. They are automatically deleted when you finish browsing.
Persistent Cookies: These cookies are stored on the user’s computer and make it easier to control the preferences chosen without having to repeat certain parameters each time the website is visited.
Cookies used on this website
Following the guidelines of the Spanish Data Protection Agency, we inform you as accurately as possible of the cookies used on this website.
The cookies on this site are used to customize content and advertising ads, to provide social media features, and to analyze traffic. In addition, we share information about your use of the website with our advertising, social media and web analytics partners.
According to the terms included in article 22.2 of Law 34/2002 on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce, if you continue to navigate, you will be giving your consent for the use of the cookies listed below.
Session cookies, to ensure that users who post comments on the blog are human and not automated applications. This is the way to combat spam.
This website uses the following third-party cookies:
Google Analytics: It 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, you should exercise any such rights by contacting Google directly, or by visiting the Google Analytics privacy page (http://www.google.com/intl/es/analytics/privacyoverview.html) to learn more about the cookies you use and how to disable them (it being understood that we are not responsible for the content or accuracy of third-party websites).
Google Analytics, is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. a Delaware-based company headquartered at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, United States (“Google”). The user can consult here the type of cookies used by Google. Google+ Cookie and Google Maps, as set out on your page about what type of cookies they use.
Amazon: Stores a cookie for 24 hours in order to determine that you have accessed the Amazon website from this portal, and not from elsewhere.
The cookies on this site allow you to:
The website works properly.
You do not have to log in every time you visit this site.
You can watch videos.
The web is faster and more secure.
That you can share in social networks the contents of this website.
Display ads tailored to your browsing patterns.
Capture personally identifiable information without your express permission.
Capturing sensitive information without your express permission.
Share personally identifiable information with third parties.
Below is a list of the cookies we use, their purpose and the maximum number of days they will remain on your computer (unless you delete them first):
wordpress_test_cookie: the purpose of these cookies is to maintain the information of the registered users and if they allow cookies.
Third Party Cookies
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Web browsers are the tools in charge of storing cookies and from this place you have the 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 its decision not to accept them.
Additional information about cookies
Below you will find more in-depth information about cookies.
What information does a cookie store?
Cookies do not usually store sensitive information about you, such as credit cards or bank details, photographs, your ID or personal information, etc. The data they store is of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalization of contents, etc.
The web server does not associate you as a person but with your web browser. In fact, if you usually surf the web with Internet Explorer and try browsing the same site with Firefox or Chrome you will see that the site does not realize that you are the same person because you are actually associating the browser, not the person.
What are own and third-party cookies?
Own cookies are those generated by the page you are visiting and those of third parties are those generated by external services or providers such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, Amazon, etc..
What happens if I turn off cookies?
To help you understand the extent to which you can disable cookies on any website, here are some examples:
You may not share content from that website on Facebook, Twitter or any other social network.
The website will not be able to adapt the contents to your personal preferences, as is often the case in online shops.
You will not be able to access the personal area of that site, such as My Account, or My Profile or My Orders.
Online shops: It will be impossible for you to make online purchases, they will have to be by telephone or by visiting the physical shop if you have one.
It will not be possible to customize 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 may not blog, upload photos, post comments, rate or rate content. The web site will also not be able to tell if you are a human being or an automated application that publishes spam.
It will not be possible to show sectorized advertising, which will reduce the advertising revenue of the website for its maintenance.
Can cookies be deleted?
Yes, not only delete, but also block, generally or particularly for a specific domain.
To delete cookies from a website, you must go to the settings of your browser and there you can search for the cookies associated with the domain in question and proceed to their removal.
You may at any time exercise your right to deactivate or delete cookies from this website. These actions are performed differently depending on the browser you are using. Below is a quick guide for the most popular browsers.
Setting cookies for some browsers
Here’s how to access a particular cookie on your Chrome browser. Note: These steps may vary depending on the browser version:
Go to Settings or Preferences using the File menu or by clicking on the personalization icon at the top right.
You will see different sections, click on the Show advanced options option.
Go to Privacy, Content Settings.
Select All cookies and site data.
A list of all cookies sorted by domain will appear. To make it easier for you to find the cookies for a particular domain, enter part or all of the address in the Search for Cookies field.
After making this filter, one or more lines will appear on the screen with the cookies of the requested website. Now all you have to do is select it and press X to proceed to its removal.
To access the cookie settings of your Internet Explorer browser, follow these steps (they may vary depending on your browser version):
Go to Tools, Internet Options
Click on Privacy.
Move the slider to the desired privacy level.
To access your Firefox browser’s cookie settings follow these steps (they may vary depending on your browser version):
Go to Options or Preferences depending on your operating system.
Click on Privacy.
Under History choose Use a custom setting for history.
You will now see the Accept cookies option, which you can enable or disable according to your preferences.
To access your browser’s Safari for OSX cookie settings follow these steps (may vary depending on browser version):
Go to Preferences, then Privacy.
Here you will see the Block Cookies option to set the type of block you want to make.
To access your browser’s Safari for iOS cookie settings, follow these steps (may vary depending on browser version):
Go to Settings, then Safari.
Under Privacy and Security, you will see the Block Cookies option to set the type of block you want to make.
To access your browser’s cookie settings for Android devices follow these steps (may vary depending on browser version):
Run the browser and press the Menu key, then Settings.
Under Security and Privacy, you will see the Accept Cookies option to select or clear the check box.
To access your browser’s cookie settings for Windows Phone devices follow these steps (they may vary depending on your browser version):
Open Internet Explorer, then More, then Settings
You can now enable or disable the Allow cookies check box.
Cookies policy is current as of May 15, 2018.