What are cookies?
Cookies are files stored by web pages in the user’s browsers, which contain session data that may be useful later in the same web page. These data, which are stored in cookies, allow you to maintain the navigation information between the different pages of the website, while analyzing how to interact with it, so that a user preference can be identified.
Description of cookies
Technical cookies: Are those that allow the user to navigate through a web page, platform or application and the use of different options or services that exist in it, for example, control traffic and data communication, identify the session, access restricted access parts, remember the elements that make up an order, perform the purchase process of an order, use security elements during navigation or share content through social networks.
Personalization cookies: These are those that allow the user to access the service with some predefined general characteristics based on a series of criteria in the user’s terminal, such as the language, the type of browser through which the user accesses the service , the regional configuration from where you access the service, etc.
Session Cookies: These are temporary cookies that remain in the browser’s cookie file until the web page is left. It is usually used to analyze traffic patterns on the web. In the long run, this allows to provide a better experience to improve the content and facilitate its use.
Analysis Cookies: Those that are well treated by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of users and thus perform the measurement and statistical analysis of the use made by users of the service offered. To do this, we analyze your browsing on our website in order to improve the offer of products or services we offer you.
Identification of cookies
- _utma: Used to distinguish users and sessions. Expiration 2 years.
- _utmb: Used to determine new sessions or visits. Expiration 30 minutes.
- _utmc: Not used in ga.js. It is configured to interact with urchin.js. Previously, this cookie acted together with the cookie __utmb to determine if the user was in a new session or visit. Expiration end of browser session
- _utmz: Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user has reached the site. Expiration 6 months.
- _ga: Third party cookies and analysis to register the identification of users. Expiration 2 years.
- _gat_gtag_UA_130485189_1: Third party cookie that is used to limit the percentage of requests. Expiration 1 minute.
- _gid: Third-party cookies and analysis to register the user ID. Expiration 24 hours.