What are cookies?
A cookie is a very small text file that a Web server can save in a computer’s browser to store some type of information about the user. The cookie uniquely identifies the device, and can only be read by the website that sent it to the device.
A cookie is not an executable file or a program and therefore cannot spread or contain a virus or other malicious software, nor can it be longer than 4,000 characters.
What are cookies for?
Remembering your preferences we will not have to, for example, ask for your country every time you visit our website. We will know the characteristics of the Operating System and the browser of the device that is being used so that we can offer you a better browsing experience.
Cookies can help our website distinguish the user’s browser as a previous visitor and thus save and remember the preferences that may have been set while the user was browsing the site, customize the home pages, identify which sectors of a site have been visited or keep a record of selections in a “shopping cart” among others.
Types of cookies
Cookies can be classified according to the entity that manages them, the time they remain active or according to their purpose. Sometimes we can verify that the same cookie can be included in more than one category.
Depending on your property
Own cookies: These are those that are sent to the user’s equipment from a computer or domain managed by SKYDIVE SPAIN SPORTS SPORTS CLUB. Third-party cookies: These 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.
Depending on your life time
Session cookies: Are those that collect data while the user is browsing the website.
Persistent cookies: These are those in which the data is still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, and which can range from a few minutes to several years.
Depending on its purpose
Technical cookies: These are those that are used internally and are necessary for the operation of the website.
Analytical cookies: These are those that allow to gather statistical information about the activity of the users. This information is collected anonymously and allows us to optimize our web browsing in order to guarantee a better service to the user.
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 service is accessed , the regional configuration from where you access the service, etc.
Advertising cookies: These are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, 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 at which the ads are displayed.
Behavioral advertising cookies: These are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform from which it provides the requested service. These cookies store information on the behavior of users obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows developing a specific profile to display advertising based on it.
Purposes of cookies
Below is a list of the cookies you can find on our website and a brief description of their purpose. We assure you that none of them retain personally identifiable information about you. Some cookies personalize your visit, others remember your preferences, while others only provide us with visitor statistics.
|MUID||Used by Microsoft as a unique identifier. The cookie is set by embedded Microsoft scripts. The purpose of this cookie is to synchronize the ID across many different Microsoft domains to enable user tracking.||1 year||Advertisement|
|wpml_browser_redirect_test||This cookie is set by WPML WordPress plugin and is used to test if cookies are enabled on the browser.||Functional|
|_icl_visitor_lang_js||This cookie is stored by WPML WordPress plugin. The purpose of the cookie is to store the redirected language.||1 week||Functional|
|_ga||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.||2 years||Analytics|
|_gid||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the wbsite is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages viisted in an anonymous form.||1 day||Analytics|
|_gat||This cookies is installed by Google Universal Analytics to throttle the request rate to limit the colllection of data on high traffic sites.||1 minute||Performance|
|_gat_gtag_UA_25401590_1||Google uses this cookie to distinguish users.||1 minute||Analytics|
The user can configure his browser to accept, or not, the cookies he receives or for the browser to notify him when a server wants to save a cookie or delete them from his computer. You can find the instructions in the security settings in your web browser.
* May differ depending on the version model of the operating system
You can use the “Help” section that you will find in the toolbar of most browsers to change the settings of your computer, however, some of the features of our online services may not work or may be more complicated to access If you reject all cookies.
Many browsers allow you to activate a private mode through which cookies are always deleted after your visit. Depending on each browser, this private mode may have different names, below you can find a list of the most common browsers and the different names of this “private mode”:
– Internet Explorer 8 and higher: InPrivate
– FireFox 3.5 and higher: Private Browsing
– Google Chrome 10 and higher: Incognito
– Safari 2 and higher: Private Browsing
– Opera 10.5 and higher: Private Browsing
– Browser: Incognito tab
Please read the help section of your browser carefully to learn more about how to activate the “private mode”. You can continue visiting our website, even if your browser is in “private mode”, however, the user experience may not be optimal and some utilities may not work.
In addition, you can also manage the cookie store in your browser through tools such as the following:
CLUB DEPORTIVO DE PARACAIDISMO SKYDIVE SPAIN thanks you for activating the acceptance of cookies, this helps us to obtain more precise data that allow us to improve the content and design of our website to adapt it to your preferences.