What is a cookie?
A cookie is a computer file that a web server can process on the device (computer, phone, tablet, etc.) with which the user connects, in order to recognize their characteristics or preferences when they reconnect, or to facilitate using or browsing the website, providing various advantages in the provision of interactive services.
Cookies are used, among other purposes, to manage the user’s session (for example, reducing the number of times they have to include their password), to adapt the contents of a website to their preferences (for example, language ) or to perform analytical work (for example, to measure the traffic and use of a website).
Cookies can be “session” cookies, so they will be deleted once the user leaves the website that generated them or “persistent”, which remain on the device until a specified date.
What type of cookies does this website use?
This website uses different types of cookies, for the following purposes:
- Technical cookies: they allow the user to browse this website and use different options that may exist in it, such as identifying the session, managing the parameters entered by the user or sharing content through social networks.
- Analysis cookies: they allow the user behaviour to be monitored and analysed, during specific periods of time. The information collected through this type of cookie is used to measure website activity, in order to introduce improvements based on the analysis of the usage data made by users (for example, Google Analytics).
Technical cookies used on this website
|PHPSESSID||Session||Own (technical)||Keep the user session active, assigning them a random identifier|
|cb-enabled / cookies||1 year||Register the acceptance or not of the cookie notice (first layer)|
Third-party cookies used on this website
|_ga||2 years||Third Party (Google Analytics)||Distinguish the users of the website, assigning them a random unique identifier, for long-term statistical purposes|
|_gat||1-10 minutes||Limit requests to the website, regulate the sending of data to Google Analytics|
|_gid||24 hours||Distinguish the users of the website, assigning them a random unique identifier, for short-term statistical purposes|
|11 years||From Third Parties (WordPress Forms)||Distinguish, by means of a random unique identifier, the users who visit websites that contain forms created with the WPForms tool|
How can you disable or delete cookies?
Web browsers are suitable tools for managing cookies. The user, if they so wish, can deactivate or eliminate cookies, totally or partially, at any time. To do this, you must consult the configuration options for the treatment of cookies provided by different browsers.