What are cookies?
Cookies are useful for a variety of reasons. From a technical point of view, they allow web pages to work more agile and tailored to your preferences, such as storing your language or your country’s currency. In addition, they help website managers to improve the services they offer, thanks to the statistical information they collect through them and serve to make the advertising we can show you more efficient.
What use do we give to different types of cookies?
Session cookies: Session cookies are those that last as long as the user is browsing the website and are deleted at the end.
Persistent cookies: These cookies are stored in the user’s terminal, for a longer time, thus facilitating the control of the chosen preferences without having to repeat certain parameters each time the website is visited.
Own cookies: These are cookies created by the website and which can only be read by the website itself. For example: technical cookies for uploading images, cookies for customizing web settings, traffic analysis cookies, etc.
Third-party cookies: These are cookies created by third parties and used by different services (eg website analysis or advertising).
According to its purpose:
Technical cookies: Technical cookies are those that are essential and strictly necessary for the correct operation 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 validation of options, using security features, sharing content on social media, and so on.
Personalization cookies: These cookies allow the user to specify or customize some features of the general options of the website, for example, define the language, regional settings or browser type.
Cookies analítiques: Les cookies analítiques són les utilitzades pel nostre portal web, per elaborar perfils de navegació i poder conèixer les preferències dels usuaris del mateix per tal de millorar l’oferta de productes i serveis. Per exemple, mitjançant una cookie analítica es controlarien les àrees geogràfiques de major interès d’un usuari, quin és el producte de més acceptació, etc.
Advertising cookies: Advertising cookies allow the management of advertising spaces based on specific criteria. For example, the frequency of access, the edited content, etc. Advertising cookies allow through the management of advertising to store behavioral information through the observation of habits, studying access and forming a profile of preferences of the user, to offer advertising related to the interests of their profile.