What are cookies?
Cookies are files that can be downloaded to your computer through the web pages. They are tools that have an essential role to the provision of many services of the information society. Among others, allow a website to store and retrieve information about browsing habits of a user or its equipment and, depending on the information obtained, can be used to recognize the user and improve the service offered.
Depending on who is the entity that manages the domain from which cookies are sent and treat the data obtained can distinguish two types:
First-party Cookies: those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which provides the service requested by the user.
Third party Cookies: 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 treats the data obtained through the cookies.
In the case that cookies are installed from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself but the information that is collected through these is managed by a third party, may not be considered as first-party cookies.
There is also a second classification according to the period of time that they remain stored in the browser of the client, being:
Cookies of session: designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page. Are often used to store information that only interested in preserving for the service requested by the user on a single occasion (p. e. a list of products purchased).
Cookies persistent: the data is still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and treated during a period defined by the responsible of the cookie, and can range from a few minutes to several years.
Finally, there is another classification with five types of cookies according to the purpose for which the data are processed obtained:
Technical Cookies: those that allow the user to navigate through a web page,
platform or application and use different options or services it exist as, for example, control traffic and data communication, identify the session, access parts of restricted access, remember the elements that make up an order, make the buying process an order, make the request for registration or participation in an event, use security elements during navigation, store content for broadcasting videos or sound or sharing contents through social networks.
Cookies of personalization: allow the user to access the service with some features of a general nature predefined based on a number of criteria in the user terminal as such would be the language, the type of browser through which accesses the service, the locale from which you access the service, etc
Cookies of analysis: they allow the responsible of the same, monitoring and analysis of the behaviour of the users of the web sites that are linked. The information collected through such cookies is used in measuring the activity of web sites, application or platform and for profiling of user navigation of such sites, applications and platforms, with the aim of introducing improvements based on the analysis of the data of use that users make of the service.
Commercial Cookies: allow the management, in the most effective way possible, of advertising spaces.
Cookies behavioral advertising: they store information on user behavior obtained through continued observation of their browsing habits, allowing develop a specific profile to display advertising based on the same.
Deactivation and deletion of cookies
You have the option to allow, block or delete cookies installed on your equipment by configuring the browser options installed on your computer. To disable cookies, some of the services available may no longer be operating. How to disable the cookies is different for each browser, but usually can be done from the menu Tools or Options. You can also consult the Help menu of the browser where you can find instructions. The user may at any time choose which cookies you want to work in this site web.
Can you allow, block or delete cookies installed on your equipment by configuring the browser options installed on your computer:
Microsoft Internet Explorer or the Microsoft Edge: http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies
In addition, you can also manage the store cookies on your browser through tools such as the following
Cookies used on www.creatingbags.com
Below, we identify the cookies that are being used in this portal, as well as their typology and function:
With this information it is possible to carry out the following actions:
Accept cookies. Will not display this notice to access any portal page during the present session.
Close. It hides the warning on this page.
To modify your settings. You can get more information on what cookies are, know the Policy of cookies www.creatingbags.com and modify the settings of your browser.