A cookie is a small text file that is stored in your browser when you visit almost any web page. Its
usefulness for a website is that then it is possible to remember your visit when you browse that page
again. Cookies usually include technical information, personal characteristics, content personalization,
usage statistics, links to social networks, access to user accounts, etc. The objective of using cookies is to
adapt the content of the web to your profile and needs. Without cookies the services offered by many
pages would be significantly reduced.
Cookies used on this website
Following the guidelines of the Spanish Agency for Data Protection we proceed to detail the use of
cookies by this website in order to inform you as accurately as possible.
This website uses the following own cookies:
Session cookies, which are used to ascertain that comments posted on the blog are written by humans and
not automated applications. In this way, spam is fought.
The data collected through own cookies is used also for several other reasons, such as the calculation of
page views, sessions and the number of users.
This website uses the following third-party cookies:
Google Analytics: Cookies, that enable compiling statistics on the traffic and volume of visits to this
website. By using this website you are consenting to the processing of information about you by Google.
Therefore, the exercise of any right in this regard must communicate directly with Google.
Social networks: Each social network uses its own cookies so that you can click on buttons such as Like
This website uses the following secure cookies:
Secure cookies are used to protect user data. Only HTTPS websites can configure secure cookies, that is,
cookies with encrypted data. Secure cookies are used to protect your data while making payments.
More information about cookies
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a harmless text file that is stored in your browser when you visit almost any web page. The
utility of the cookie is that the website is able to remember your visit when you return to browse that
page. Although many people do not know, cookies have been used for 20 years, since the first browsers
for the World Wide Web appeared.
WHAT IS NOT a cookie?
It is not a virus, nor a Trojan, nor a worm, nor spam, nor spyware, nor does it open pop-up windows.
What information does a cookie store?
Cookies do not usually contain any sensitive information about you, such as credit cards or bank details,
photographs, your ID or personal information, etc. The data they keep is technical, personal
characteristics, content personalization, etc. The web server does not associate you as a person, but rather
with the web browser you use. In fact, if you regularly browse with Internet Explorer and try browsing the
same website with Firefox or Chrome, you will see the website and will not realize that you are the same
person because they are actually associating with the browser, not the person.
What kind of cookies exist?
Technical cookies: They are the most basic and allow, among other things, to know when a human or an
automated application is browsing, whether an anonymous user or a registered user is browsing the site,
and they perform basic tasks for the operation of any dynamic website.
Analysis cookies: They collect information on the type of navigation you are doing, the sections you use
the most, products consulted, time used, language, etc.
Advertising cookies: They show advertising based on your browsing, your country of origin, language,
What are own and third party cookies?
Own cookies are those generated by the page you are visiting and third party cookies are those generated
by external services or providers such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, etc.
What happens if I disable cookies?
To understand the scope that disabling cookies can have, we show you some examples:
– You will not be able to share content from the website on Facebook, Twitter or any other social
– The website will not be able to adapt the contents to your personal preferences, as is often the case in
– You will not be able to access the personal area of that website, such as My account, or My profile or
– Online stores: it will be impossible to make purchases online, purchase can be made by phone or by
visiting the physical store.
– It will not be possible to customize your geographic preferences such as time zone, currency or
– The website will not be able to perform web analytics on visitors and web traffic, which will make it
difficult for the web to be competitive.
– You will not be able to write on the blog, you will not be able to upload photos, post comments, rate or
rate content. The web also cannot know if you are a human or an automated application that publishes
– It will not be possible to display sectorized advertising, which will reduce the advertising revenue of the
Can cookies be removed?
Yes. You can not only delete, but also to block cookies in a general or for a specific domain.
To delete cookies from a website, you must go to your browser settings and there you can search for those
associated with the domain in question and proceed to delete them.
Configuration and deactivation of cookies for the most popular browsers
At any time, you can use your right to configure, deactivate or delete cookies from this website. These
actions are performed differently depending on the browser you are using. Here is a quick guide for the
most popular browsers:
Below we indicate how to access cookies on the Chrome browser. Note: these steps may vary depending
on the version of the browser:
1. Go to Settings or Preferences through the File menu or by clicking on the personalization icon that
appears at the top right.
2. You will see different sections, click the Show advanced options option.
3. Go to Privacy, Content Settings.
4. Select All cookies and site data.
5. A list will appear with all the cookies ordered by domain. To make locating the cookies easier, you can
write the name of a certain specific domain partially or totally on the Search cookies field.
6. After performing this filter, one or more lines will appear on the screen with the cookies from the
requested website. Now you just have to select and press the X to proceed with the removal.
To access the cookie settings of the Internet Explorer browser, follow these steps (they may vary
depending on the browser version):
1. Go to Tools, Internet Options
2. Click Privacy.
3. Move the slider to adjust the privacy level you want.
To access the cookie settings of the Firefox browser follow these steps (they may vary depending on the
1. Go to Options or Preferences depending on your operating system.
2. Click Privacy.
3. Under History choose Use custom settings for history.
4. Now you will see the option Accept cookies, you can activate or deactivate it according to your
To access the cookie settings of the Safari browser for OSX follow these steps (they may vary depending
on the browser version):
1. Go to Preferences, then Privacy.
2. In this place you will see the option Block cookies so that you can adjust the type of blocking you want
To access the cookie settings of the Safari browser for iOS follow these steps (they may vary depending
on the browser version):
1. Go to Settings, then Safari.
2. Go to Privacy and Security, see the Block cookies option to adjust the type of blocking you want to
To access the browser cookie settings for Android devices, follow these steps (they may vary depending
on the browser version):
1. Launch the browser and press the Menu key, then Settings.
2. Go to Security and Privacy, see the Accept cookies option to enable or disable the box.
To access the cookie settings of the browser for Windows Phone devices follow these steps (they may
vary depending on the browser version):
1. Open Internet Explorer, then More, then Settings
2. You can now enable or disable the Allow cookies box.
– Neither this website nor its legal representatives are responsible for the content or the accuracy of the
– Web browsers are the tools in charge of storing cookies and from this place they should have the
functionality to delete or deactivate cookies. Neither this website nor its legal representatives can identify
the correctness or incorrectness of cookies by browsers.
– In some cases it is necessary to install cookies so that the browser does not forget your decision not to
– In the case of Google Analytics cookies, this company stores cookies on servers located in the United
States and agrees not to share them with third parties, except in cases where it is necessary for the
operation of the system or when the law requires such effect. According to Google, it does not save your
IP address. Google Inc. is a company adhering to the Safe Harbor Agreement that guarantees that all
transferred data will be treated with a level of protection in accordance with European regulations. If you