What are cookies?
Cookies are small software labels that are stored on the browser of the equipment through which the website is accessed, keeping only information related to preferences, therefore not including personal data.
What’s the importance of cookies?
Cookies help determine the usefulness, interest and number of accesses of websites, allowing a faster and more efficient browsing, eliminating the need to repeatedly enter the same information.
What kind of cookies exist?
There are two groups cookies that can be used:
Permanent cookies – these are stored only on the browsers on the access equipment (PC, mobile and tablet) and are used whenever you visit our website again. These are used, generally, to direct the navigation to the interests of the user, providing a more personalized service.
Session cookies – temporary cookies that remain in the browser’s cookie file until you leave the website. The information obtained by these cookies serves to analyse web traffic patterns, allowing us to identify problems and provide a better browsing experience.
What’s the purpose of cookies?
Strictly necessary cookies – These allow you to browse the website and use the applications, as well as access secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, the required services cannot be provided.
Analytical cookies – These are used anonymously for the purposes of creating and analysing statistics, in order to improve the performance of the website.
Functionality cookies – Save user preferences while using the website, so that it is not necessary to re-configure the site each time you visit it.
Third-party cookies – Measure application success and third-party advertising effectiveness. They can also be used to customize a widget with user data.
Advertising cookies – target advertising according to the interests of each user, in order to direct advertising campaigns taking into account the likes and dislikes of users, and limit the number of times you see the ad, helping you measure the effectiveness of advertising and the layout of the website.
How can I manage cookies?
All browsers allow the user to accept, refuse or delete cookies, and even inform the user whenever a cookie is received, including by selecting the appropriate settings in the respective browser. You can configure cookies in the “options” or “preferences” menu of your browser.
It should be noted, however, that by disabling cookies, you may prevent some web services from working properly, affecting part or all of the website’s navigation.