What are cookies and why do we use them?
What cookies do you use Victor Talán’s website?
Our websites use session and permanent cookies. The first ones expire when the user closes the browser while the second ones expire depending on when the objective for which they have been designed is met or when the user deletes them proactively. Based on objectives, we classify cookies in:
- Performance cookies, used to remember options and, in general, improve the usability of our website.
- IP localization cookies, which allow us to offer content based on origin.
- Web analytics cookies, for statistical purposes and that measure variables such as time on page, number of visits or page views.In addition, third-party cookies such as Twitter, Facebook or Disqus are used. These cookies have been accepted by the users at the moment of being registered in each service and also can be eliminated manually. Geolocation Cookies: These cookies are used to find out what country you are in when you request a website or service. This cookie is completely anonymous, and is only used to help guide content to your location. Registration Cookies: Registration Cookies are generated once the User has registered or has subsequently opened his session, and are used to identify him on the web and services with the following objectives: Keep the user identified so that, if he closes A service or web, the browser or the computer and at another time or another day re-entering said service or web, will continue to be identified, facilitating its navigation without having to re-identify. This functionality can be suppressed if the user clicks the “Exit” functionality, so that this Cookie is deleted and the next time it enters the web the user will have to log in to be identified. Check if the user is authorized to access certain services, for example, to participate in a contest. In addition, some services may use third party connectors such as Facebook, Twitter or Google. When the user registers in a service with credentials of a social network or third party identification system, it authorizes the same to keep a persistent cookie that remembers its identity and guarantees access to the web until it expires. The user can delete this cookie and revoke the access to the web through social networks or third party identification system updating their preferences in the specific social network.
How to disable cookies in your browser
Most browsers currently allow the user to configure whether they want to accept cookies and specifically choose which ones to delete. You can find these options in the settings menus of each browser.
- Chrome: Settings – & gt; Show advanced options – & gt; Privacy – & gt; Content settings. For more information, you can check Google support or browser Help.
- Firefox: Tools – & gt; Options – & gt; Privacy – & gt; History – & gt; Custom settings. For more information, you can consult Mozilla support or the browser Help.
- Internet Explorer: Tools – & gt; Internet Options – & gt; Privacy – & gt; Configuration. For more information, you can consult Microsoft support or the browser Help.
- Safari: Preferences – & gt; Security. For more information, you can check Apple support or the browser Help.