What is a cookie and what is it for?
Cookies are files that are downloaded to your computer, smartphone or tablet when accessing certain web pages and are stored in the user’s browser, so that the website can check the user’s previous activity, which can make it more easy to revisit websites and make the sites more useful to you. Cookies are essential for the functioning of the internet, providing innumerable advantages in the provision of interactive services, facilitating the navigation and usability of our website.
Cookies usually store technical information, personal preferences, content personalization, usage statistics, links to social networks, access to user accounts, etc. The purpose of the cookie is to adapt the content of the web to your profile and needs, without cookies the services offered by any page would be significantly reduced.
In no case cookies could damage your computer. On the contrary, the fact that they are active helps us to identify and resolve errors.
What types of cookies do we use?
There are several types of cookies according to their own characteristics. In Creactivitat SLU we use our own, third-party, technical, analytical and session cookies:
According to its management:
- Own cookies: are those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
- Third-party cookies: are those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.
According to its purpose:
- Technical cookies: are those that allow the user to navigate through a web page, platform or application and use the different options or services that exist in it, including those that the editor uses to allow the management and operation of the page web and enable its functions and services.
- Analysis cookies: these are those that allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyze the behavior of the users of the websites to which they are linked, including the quantification of the impacts of the advertisements.
According to its temporality:
- Session cookies: are those designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page.
|_ga||Analitics||Third party||Google Analytics||2 years||Enables the unique visit control function. It is used to distinguish users.|
|_gat||Analitics||Third party||Google Analytics||1 minute||It is used to limit the percentage of requests.|
|_gid||Analitics||Third party||Google Analytics||24 hours||It is used to distinguish users. To count and track page views.|
|_hjid||Analitics||Third party||Hotjar||1 year||It is used to distinguish the user anonymously.|
|CONSENT||Technical||Third party||Permanent||Technical cookie to control the acceptance of cookies.|
|test_cookie||Technical||Own||WordPress||15 minutes||This cookie is used for the WordPress content manager to check if the browser has cookies enabled.|
|gadwp_wg_default_dimension||Technical||Third party||Google Analytics||6 months||These cookies use a fraction of the data collected by Google Analytics cookies and used by system administrators.|
|gadwp_wg_default_metric||Technical||Third party||Google Analytics||6 months||These cookies use a fraction of the data collected by Google Analytics cookies and used by system administrators.|
|gadwp_wg_default_swmetric||Technical||Third party||Google Analytics||5 months||These cookies use a fraction of the data collected by Google Analytics cookies and used by system administrators.|
|IDE||Advertising||Third party||Google Adsense||1 year||Google Adsense (DoubleClick): The use of the DoubleClick cookie allows Google and its partners to serve ads based on the visits users make to their sites or elsewhere on the Internet.|
|_GRECAPTCHA||Analitics||Third party||6 months||Used by the GOOGLE RECAPTCHA service in the forms to avoid SPAM.|
|VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||Advertising||Third party||Youtube||6 months||It tracks the visited videos that are embedded in the web.|
|YSC||Advertising||Third party||Youtube||Session||It measures the video reproductions made by the user and records the “Like” or “Share video” events.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-functional||Technical||Own||GDPR Cookie Consent||11 months||The cookie is set by GDPR cookie consent to record user consent for cookies in the “Functional” category.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary||Technical||Own||GDPR Cookie Consent||11 months||This cookie is set by the GDPR cookie consent plugin. Cookies are used to store user consent for cookies in the “Necessary” category.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-performance||Technical||Own||GDPR Cookie Consent||11 months||This cookie is set by the GDPR cookie consent plugin. The cookie is used to store user consent for cookies in the “Performance” category.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-analytics||Technical||Own||GDPR Cookie Consent||11 months||This cookie is set by the GDPR cookie consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user’s consent for cookies in the “Analysis” category.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-advertisement||Technical||Own||GDPR Cookie Consent||1 year||The cookie is set by GDPR cookie consent to record user consent for cookies in the “Advertising” category.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-others||Technical||Own||GDPR Cookie Consent||11 months||This cookie is set by the GDPR cookie consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user’s consent for cookies in the “Other” category.|
How can you configure or disable your cookies?
To allow, know, block or eliminate the cookies installed on your computer you can do so by configuring the browser options installed on your computer: