Cookies policy

What are cookies?

A cookie is a file downloaded on your computer when you access certain websites. Cookies allow a web page to, among other things, store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their computer and, depending on the information they contain and the way the computer is used, they can be used to recognise the user.

What types of cookies are used?

www.tmccancela.com it is developed under the content manager WordPress and it also uses the Google Analytics service, which use cookies. Consequently, the following types of cookies can be found:

  • Technical cookies: those that allow the user to browse a website, platform or application and use the different options and services available, for example: to control traffic and data communication, to identify the session, to access restricted access sections, to record the elements that make up an order, to process the purchase of an order, to submit a request for registration or participation in an event, to use security elements during browsing, to store content to broadcast video or audio or to share content on social networks.
  • Customisation cookies: those that allow the user to access the service pursuant to some general, predefined characteristics based on a series of criteria on the user’s terminal, such as the language, browser type used to access the service, the regional configuration from where the service is accessed, etc.
  • Analysis cookies: those that enable the monitoring and analysis of the behaviour of the users of the websites to which they are linked. The information gathered through this type of cookies is used to measure the activity of the websites, application or platform and to elaborate browsing profiles of the users of those sites, applications and platforms in order to introduce improvements based on the analysis of the service users’ data usage.

Furthermore, when we embed videos from Youtube.com on our website, this platform installs cookies to manage the publicity shown in the videos. This is also likely to happen when images from other websites are embedded. Devices (widgets) provided by WordPress are used so that you can follow us on social networks such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+ or Twitter. These devices or cookies may enable third parties (such as Facebook or Google) to know that the user has visited our website and they may use that information to display advertising for related products or services.

You may enable or not the use of these cookies, but its blocking may prevent you from using this type of services. These cookies are provided and processed by third parties, such as WordPress and Google, which is why the user can use the tools provided to them to prevent or control its use. Specifically, when you access it, you can enable the cookies of the following third parties:

  • WordPress: it is a platform owned by Automattic, a corporation based in the United States. It consists of analysis cookies that carry out the collection of statistics and website analytics.
  • Gravatar: it is a service owned by Automattic which allows users to register an account based on their email and to upload an avatar to be associated with the account.
  • Google Analytics: it is a web analytics service owned by Google, Inc. which informs us of the way in which the visitors use the website, their geographical origin, etc. It consists of analysis cookies that carry out the collection of statistics and website analytics.

Click on this link for more information on the Automattic privacy policy: http://automattic.com/privacy/ Click on this link for more information on the Google privacy policy:

https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245 y https://www.google.es/intl/es/policies/technologies/types/

Specifically, we use the following WordPress cookies:

 

Name

Duration

Function

wordpress-logged

Two years

Users login control.

wordpress-test-cookie

Two years

Cookies control.

wp-settings-1

Customisation of the user interface.

woocommerce_cart_hash

Session

It enables the functionality of the shopping cart.

woocommerce_items_in_cart

Session

It determines whether products have been added to the shopping cart.

wp_woocommerce_session_

Unique user identifier.

 

With regard to Google cookies, we use the following:

 

Name

Duration

Function

_ga

Two years

It is used to distinguish between users.

__utma

Two years after configuration or update

It is used to distinguish between users and sessions. The cookie is created when the JavaScript library is executed and there is no __utma cookie. The cookie is updated every time data are sent to Google Analytics.

__utmt

10 minutes

It is used to limit the percentage of requests.

__utmb

30 minutes after the configuration or update

It is used to determine new sessions or visits. The cookie is created when the JavaScript library is executed and there is no __utmb cookie. The cookie is updated every time data are sent to Google Analytics.

__utmc

End of the browser session

It is not used in ga.js. It is set to interact with urchin.js. Previously, this cookie acted together with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session or visit.

__utmv

Two years after configuration or update

It is used to store custom visitor variable data. This cookie is created when a programmer uses the method _setCustomVar with a custom visitor variable. This cookie is also used for the withdrawn _setVar method. The cookie is updated every time data are sent to Google Analytics.

 

The cookies usage warning tool installed on the website uses the following cookie:

 

Name

Duration

Function

viewed_cookie_polic

Two years

Cookies of internal use needed for the functioning of the display of the cookies policy of the website and to remember the user’s preference concerning that information.

 

The cookies usage warning tool of YouTube installed on the website uses the following cookies:

 

Name

Provider

Function

Duration

Type

PREFyoutube.comIt stores the user’s preferences regarding the use of YouTube.Two yearsHTTP
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVEyoutube.comIt attempts to estimate the bandwidth in websites that embed YouTube videos.8 monthsHTTP
yt-player-volumeyoutube.comIt stores the user’s video player preferences concerning the use of an embedded YouTube video.PersistentHTML

YSC

youtube.comIt is used by YouTube to track the user’s preferences concerning the viewing of an embedded YouTube video.SessionHTTP

yt-remote-connected-devices

youtube.com

Unclassified

PersistentHTML
yt-remote-device-idyoutube.com

Unclassified

PersistentHTML
yt-remote-online-dial-devicesyoutube.com

Unclassified

PersistentHTML

 

Furthermore, YouTube.com displays advertisements in its videos, which is why it may also use the following services which utilise advertising or behavioural advertising cookies:

  • Google AdSense: it consists of a service provided by Google, Inc. to publish Google advertisements targeted at the websites where it is used.
  • DoubleClick: it is a service provided by Google, Inc. which offers products and technological services that are mainly sold to advertising agencies and media companies to allow customers to generate objective traffic and to deliver and present reports regarding their interactive advertising campaigns.

Click on this link to consult the Google, Inc. privacy policy: https://www.google.es/intl/es/policies/privacy/

How to manage Cookies in your computer:

Most browsers enable the use of Cookies. However, the user has the option to choose whether to accept or reject the cookies by default or to accept each cookie individually. As a general rule, modern browsers enable the user to change cookies’ settings in “options” or “preferences” in the browser’s menu. If you don’t know how to manage your cookies and the policy privacy of your web browser, you can consult the browser Help. You can also access the support websites of the main browsers:

You can consult the following website for more information about the cookies and how they work: http://www.youronlinechoices.com/es/ If you continue browsing our website without preventing the installation of cookies once you have been informed about the use of cookies, we understand that you consent to the use of these systems.