What are cookies?
Cookies are small files that normally contain letters and numbers and are downloaded to a device every time users access a website. They are used extensively in order to ensure that websites operate more efficiently. Cookies are created every time the user’s Internet explorer loads a specific website. The website sends information to the explorer, which creates a text file. Every time the user returns to the same website, the explorer recovers the file and sends it to the website server. Cookies have several functions, including, among others, gathering information about the preferences of users and remembering these, using the shopping cart and, in general, making it easier for the user to surf the website.
- Make it easier to surf the website and to use its functions in order to offer a perfect experience
- Improve the web site.
- Collect information on the use of the website so that we can offer a better experience by determining those features of greatest interest to users or in order to remember their details every time they visit the website
The different kinds of cookies are explained below:
Type 1: Cookies that are strictly necessary
These cookies are necessary so that users can explore the website and use functions such as access to a safe area without the need to restart the session several times and to remember the actions taken during the session.
IMPORTANT: Without these cookies we cannot guarantee the performance of the website or online security during sessions.
Type 2: Performance cookies
We use performance cookies, specifically those of Google Analytics, in order to collect information about the use of our website by users. The details collected include the number of mouse clicks used on the website, the number of pages visited, the duration of each session and any error messages. These details are utilised in order to improve the website and offer users a better experience. In order to get more information about Google Analytics, click here.
It is also likely that we will regularly gather information about how users use the website via other performance cookies similar to those of Google Analytics. Although the information gathered using these cookies may include the user’s IP address and browser information and domain, this data is collected and analysed anonymously and jointly
For Google adwords:
Users who do not wish to participate in tracking activities can simply not accept this cookie by blocking cookies in the user preferences of their Internet browser.
Type 3: Functionality cookies
Functionality cookies allow us to remember the choices made by users on the website, such as username, language and preferences. This information allows us to provide our users with more personalised functions when they explore the website.
Type 4: Advertising and personalised cookies
We use these cookies on our website to offer adverts that are of interest. they collect and store information about a user’s activities on the website as well as the pages browsed, links and items selected by the users, browsing habits, etc., and they track the users’ movements on the various websites so we can limit the number or avoid repeating the adverts on the website and evaluate the effectiveness of advertising campaigns to enhance their experience.
In addition, some of these cookies can be stored on your computer and used by third parties for advertising purposes prior authorisation. This occurs when the website visited shows contents of a third party website or you click on the website’s ‘share’ button and the computer receives third-party cookies. Third parties may include providers of social networks such as Facebook and YouTube, and the consumer reviews and social users website Reevoo, which provide services to users and to us. These cookies allow third parties to collect and store information such as user preferences and pages visited for advertising purposes or to improve services. Remember that we cannot control third-party cookies and therefore take no responsibility for them. Visit the following third-party websites to consult their respective cookie policies
For Google Remarketing:
Uribesalgo uses the Google Adwords remarketing tool. This tool allows adverts to be posted on the Google content network based on users’ previous visits to our web. To do this, some of the pages on our website include a remarketing code or tag set by the cookies to determine the type of advert that is displayed to the user according to their browsing on the web site. The remarketing lists are stored in a database on Google’s servers, where all the cookie IDs are stored associated with each list or interest category. Regarding remarketing cookies, users can disable the use of Google cookies by visiting the Google opt-out of advertising page. These cookies are provided by Google.
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How to disable anonymous Google Analytics cookies: You can install the Google Analytics “plug-in” on your browser to prevent the website sending information about your visits to Google Analytics. For more information, visit:
IMPORTANT: Cookies are used in order to improve or enable the usability and processes of our website. Disabling or deleting cookies may prevent users from using the functions of the website or can make it work differently on the browser to how it was initially designed