What are cookies?
Types of Cookies
There are different types of cookies, which can be classified according to their purpose when obtaining information about the user:
hey are those that are essential to allow the user to navigate through a web page, such as those that allow you to store the data of an online order.
This type allows you to customize the functions or contents of the website based on the data obtained from the browser. Through these cookies we can present a website in the same browser language used to visit the web.
They are used for statistical purposes only. A clear example could be the cookies generated by the Google Analytics tracking script.
Advertising and behavioral advertising cookies:
They are all those that aim to improve the effectiveness of advertising space. Thus, Google's ad network or adservers include these types of technologies to provide the desired service to their customers. You can get more information about cookies and their use at www.wikipedia.org
How to disable Cookies in the most used browsers:
If you wish you can deactivate the cookies. Below are the options to follow to deactivate it from the most popular browsers. If you can not find the option in your browser, locate the specific documentation of the same to carry out this operation.
- Chrome: Settings > Show advanced options> Privacy > Content settings. For more information, you can check Google support or browser Help.
- Internet Explorer: Tools > Internet Options > Privacy > Configuration. For more information, you can consult Microsoft support or browser Help.
- Firefox: Tools > Options > Privacy > History > Custom Settings. For more information, you can check Mozilla support or browser Help.
- Safari: Preferences > Security. For more information, you can check Apple support or browser Help.