COOKIES POLICY OF www.royogroup.com
Date of last update: 05/02/2018
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are small files that are installed on the hard drive or in the browser of the computer, tablet, smart phone or equivalent device with Internet browser functions and help, among other things: to customise the services of the owner of the website, facilitate navigation and usability through it, get aggregate information from visitors to the website, enable the reproduction and viewing of multimedia content on the website itself, allow elements of interaction between the user and the website itself, enable security tools, etc.
DEFINITIONS USED IN THIS COOKIES POLICY
Web usability: can be defined as the experience that a user has when browsing, using and interacting with a web page
Aggregate information: non-nominal information, typically numerical and for the purpose of providing statistical information
Terminal equipment: device (computer, smart phone, tablet, etc.) of the user browsing the Internet
Editor: party responsible or owner of the website
Third party: external entity, collaborator, provider of services or related to the editor, intervener in the management of some cookies
Responsible for the cookie: the publisher, party responsible, owner of the website or even the third party in some cases
Browser habits: trends that the user shows when browsing through a web page, such as time spent visiting the page, visiting parties, most frequent sections, origin of the visit, destination of the visit, among others.
WHAT KIND OF COOKIES EXIST?
According to the entity that manages it:
Own cookies: are those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a device or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
Third party cookies: those that are sent to the user’s terminal device from a device or domain that is not managed by the publisher, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through the cookies.
According to the period of time that they remain activated in the terminal equipment:
Session cookies: are a type of cookies designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page.
Persistent cookies: they are a type of cookies in which the data is still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the party responsible for the cookie, which can range from a few minutes to several years.
Depending on why the data obtained through the cookies is being processed:
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, make the request for registration or participation in an event, use security elements during navigation, store content for dissemination of videos or sound or share content through social networks.
Personalisation cookies: 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 the service is accessed, etc.
Analysis cookies: are those that allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyse the behaviour of the users of the websites to which they are linked. The information gathered through this type of cookie is used to measure the activity on the website, application or platform and to create user navigation profiles for the site, applications and platforms in order to introduce improvements based on the analysis of the usage details made by the users of the service.
Advertising cookies: are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, when applicable, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform from which it provides the requested service based on criteria such as the edited content or the frequency in which the ads are displayed.
Behavioural advertising cookies: are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, when applicable, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform from which the requested service is provided. These cookies store information on user behaviour obtained through the ongoing observation of their browsing habits, allowing the development of a specific profile to display ads based on this.
SPECIFICALLY, WHAT COOKIES DO WE USE?
Name of the cookie Server/Domain from which it is sent Purpose Permanence
|Name||Server/Domain from which it is sent||Purpose||Permanence|
|_ga||google.es||Google Analytics. It is used to distinguish users||2 years|
|_gid||google.es||Google Analytics.It is used to distinguish users||24 hours|
|_gat||google.es||Google Analytics. It is used to limit the percentage of requests.||1 minute|
HOW TO DEACTIVATE COOKIES?
Blocking or deactivating all cookies helps protect privacy, but may also limit the experience on some websites, as well as limit functionality or even not allow correct browsing or use of some of its services. If you want to know how to disable cookies on the most popular web browsers, access the following tutorials:
Chrome for Android
If you have any questions or doubts about this Cookies Policy, you can get in touch with us through the email address firstname.lastname@example.org
Complete information about the applicable regulations regarding cookies, here.
Applicable legislation: Law 34/2002