Last updated on 17-04-2019
What is a cookie?
A “cookie” is a small amount of text that is stored in your browser (such as Google Chrome or Apple’s Safari) when you browse most websites.
What is NOT a cookie?
It is not a virus, nor a Trojan, nor a worm, nor spam, nor spyware, nor does it open pop-up windows.
What information does a cookie store?
Cookies do not usually store sensitive information about you, such as credit cards or bank details, photographs or personal information, etc. The data they keep are of a technical nature, statistics, personal preferences, personalization of content, etc.
The web server does not associate you as a person but your web browser. In fact, if you regularly navigate with the Chrome browser and try to navigate through the same web with the Firefox browser, you will see that the web does not realize that you are the same person because you are actually associating the information with the browser, not person.
What kind of cookies are there?
- Technical cookies: They are the most basic and allow, among other things, to know when a human or an automated application is navigating, when an anonymous and registered user navigates, basic tasks for the operation of any dynamic web.
- Analysis cookies: They collect information about the type of navigation they are doing, the sections they use the most, products consulted, time zone of use, language, etc.
- Advertising cookies: Display advertising based on your browsing, country of origin, language, etc.
What are own and third party cookies?
Own cookies are generated by the page you are visiting and those of third parties are those generated by external services or providers such as Mailchimp, Mailrelay, Facebook, Twitter, Google adsense, etc.
What cookies does this website use?
This website uses its own and third-party cookies. The following cookies are used on this website, which are detailed below:
- Log in: Cookies to login allow you to log in and out of your BeAmbassador account.
- Personalization: Cookies help us remember which people or websites you have interacted with, so we can show you related content.
- Preferences: Cookies allow us to remember your settings and preferences, such as the preferred language and your privacy settings.
This website uses analytical services, specifically, Google Analytics to help the website analyze the use made by website users and improve its usability, but in no case are they associated with data that could identify the user. user. Google Analytics, is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc., The user can check here the type of cookies used by Google.
Social media cookies can be stored in your browser while browsing be-ambassador.com, for example, when you use the share button on blogsterapp.com in a social network.
Below you will find information about the social network cookies that this website uses in its own cookie policies:
- Facebook Cookies, see more information in the Cookies policy
- Twitter Cookies, see more information in the Cookies policy
- Pinterest Cookies, see more information in the Cookies policy
- Linkedin Cookies, see more information in the Cookies policy
- Google plus Cookies, see more information in the Cookies policy
- Youtube Cookies, see more information in the Cookies policy
DoubleClick uses cookie IDs to have a record of which ads have been shown on certain browsers. At the moment of publishing an ad in a browser, you can use the cookie ID of that browser to check which ads have already been shown in that particular browser. This is how you avoid showing ads that the user has already seen. Likewise, cookie IDs allow DoubleClick to record conversions related to ad requests, such as when a user views a DoubleClick ad and, later, uses the same browser to visit the advertiser’s website and make a purchase.
As an Internet user, at any time you can proceed to the deletion of information regarding your browsing habits, and the related profile that has generated the aforementioned habits, accessing directly and free of charge to: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/preferences?hl=en . If a user disables this feature, the unique DoubleClick cookie ID in the user’s browser is overwritten by the “OPT_OUT” phase. Because there is no longer a unique cookie ID, the disabled cookie can not be associated with a particular browser.
Can cookies be deleted?
Yes, and not only delete, also block, in a general or particular way for a specific domain.
To remove cookies from a website you must go to the configuration of your browser and there you can search the associated to the domain in question and proceed to its removal.
- Setting cookies for Google Chrome
- Cookies configuration for Apple Safari
- Cookies configuration for Internet Explorer
- Cookies configuration for Mozilla Firefox
More information about cookies
If you want to have more control over the installation of cookies, you can install programs or add-ons to your browser, known as “Do Not Track” tools, which will allow you to choose the cookies you wish to allow.