Below you will find information about the following:
- What cookies are and why they are so important;
- What type of cookies this website uses according to its purposes, clarifying which cookies are www.spainbydialibre.com’s own ones and which ones are third party cookies;
- What type of cookies does this portal use, depending on who stores and who manages them;
- What type of cookies are used by this website depending on their duration;
- What are the cookies used by www.spainbydialibre.com;
- How you can accept, modify or reject cookies on the web;
- How you can set up cookies in your computer.
If you do not find an specific information you are looking for, please contact [email protected].
A. What are cookies?
Cookies are small files that some platforms, like Web pages, can install on your computer, smartphone, tablet or Smart TV. They have several functions: to store your browsing preferences, collect statistical information, allow certain technical features, etc. Cookies are sometimes used to store basic information about the user or his/her computer’s browsing habits, to the extent that they could be recognized.
Why are cookies important?
Cookies are useful for several reasons. From a technical point of view, they allow the Web Pages to work more efficiently and adapt to your preferences, like for example, to store your language preferences or the currency of your country. In addition, they help those responsible for the websites to improve the services they offer, thanks to the statistical information they collect through them. Finally, they serve to make more efficient the publicity that we display, thanks to which we can offer you services for free.
B. Do all cookies have the same function?
No, there are different types of cookies and they are used for different purposes. The cookies can be differentiated depending on who stores and manages them, on their duration, and according to the purposes: (it will be the Software Developer who decides how to classify them, taking into account that they must at least classify them by Purposes, and within them, differentiate if they are cookies from third parties or our own cookies.
Depending on the purpose:
a) Technical cookies: They are the ones that allow the correct functioning of the Web page and a correct navigation.
b) Customization Cookies: They are those that allow to access to the page with some characteristics of general character, predefined according to a series of criteria of the user’s terminal, and those that allow to remember your preferences for a more efficient and effective utilization of the web.
c) Analytical Cookies: They allow the webpage designer to monitor and to analyze the behavior of the users of the websites, to which they are linked. They are used to understand how the user uses the Web page, see what works and what does not, and allowing, this way, to elaborate Navigation Profiles, in order to introduce improvements, according to the analysis of the Data that the users of the service make.
d) Advertising Cookies: They allow the effective management of the Advertising Spaces that the webpage designer has on his/her web, from which he/she provides the service based on criteria like the content.
e) Behavioral Advertising Cookies: They allow the effective management of the Advertising Spaces that the webpage designer has on the Web from which the requested service is provided. These cookies store users ‘ behavioral information through a continuous observation of their browsing habits and develop a specific profile to display advertising depending on it.
C. Depending on who stores and manages them on the website they can be:
a) Own Cookies: These are those that are sent to the user’s device and are managed exclusively by the webpage designer for the best functioning of the site.
b) Third Party Cookies: These are those that are sent to the user’s device from a computer or domain that is not managed by the webpage designer but by another entity, which will deal with the obtained data.
D. Depending on their duration or time period that they remain activated:
a) Session Cookies: They are designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a Web page. They are often used to store information that is only useful for the provision of the service requested by the user on just a single occasion (for example, a list of purchased products).
b) Persistent Cookies: These are a type of cookies by which the data is still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and treated for a defined period. They have an erasing date. They are used, for example, in the process of buying or registering, to avoid having to enter our data constantly.
E. What are the cookies used by www.spainbydialibre.com?:
This website uses own and third-party cookies to enhance your browsing experience, depending on your browser settings. On some pages and options of SPAINBYDIALIBRE sites. Browser-specific cookies are used. Cookies are automatic information-gathering procedures relating to preferences determined by a user during his/her visit to a particular website. This information is recorded in small files, that are stored on the user’s computer equipment, never in the SPAINBYDIALIBRE one, each time the user re-accesses the website in question, these files are automatically activated in such a way that Configures the Web site with the preferences indicated in previous visits. Cookies cannot read cookie files created by other vendors.
Specifically, www.spainbydialibre.com uses the following cookies:
a) Technical or functional Cookies: Functional cookies are strictly necessary and essential to provide the services requested by users on this website in an optimal way. Its function is purely to collect Technical Data (operating system, traffic control, to remember orders, security, etc.), without collecting Personal Data.
b) Analytical Cookies: Analytical cookies collect information to evaluate the use that is made of the WEB and the general activity of the same. The Web Analytics is the Measurement, Collection, Analysis and Creation of Reports of Internet Data in order to understand and optimize the use of the website. This type of cookies is used in the domain www.spainbydialibre.com.
For your information only, we are indicating what other Types of Cookies exist.
However, www.spainbydialibre.com does NOT use them:
a) Customization Cookies: These cookies are intended to set the Basic and Specific Criteria of the user’s terminal (language, browser type, localized access to the service, etc.), without being used to configure a user profile.
b) Social Cookies: Social Cookies are those used by External Social Networks (Facebook, Google + and Twitter). Their function is to control the interaction with social widgets within the page.
c) Behavioral Advertising Cookies: They are those with the ability to store data regarding your behavior and browsing habits, such as your destinations and preferred activities. As a result of this storage and processing, it is possible to obtain a user-specific profile that improves and gives more efficiency to the Advertising Offers that are displayed during navigation.
F. How can you accept, modify or reject cookies on this website?
G. How do I set my preferences?
You can accept, block, or delete cookies installed on your computer by configuring your Internet browser’s options. If you block them, certain services that need to use them may not be available to you.
Below we offer links where you can find information on how to activate your preferences in the main browsers:
- Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=es.
- Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/cookies-informacion-que-los-sitios-web-guardan-en-?redirectlocale=en-US&redirectslug=Cookies.
- Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/es-es/help/196955.
- Safari for IOS (iPhone, iPad): https://support.microsoft.com/es-es/help/196955.
- Cookies Flash: http://www.macromedia.com/support/documentation/es/flashplayer/help/settings_manager07.html