What are cookies?
Cookies are computer files or partial data that can be saved on your computer (or other Internet-enabled devices, such as smartphones or tablets) when you visit a website. Usually a cookie contains the name of the website from which the cookie itself comes, the ‘life span’ of the cookie (i.e. how long it will remain on your device), and a value, which is usually a unique number generated randomly. .
Types of cookies
Following are the various types of cookies according to the purpose of use
This type of cookie allows the correct functioning of some sections of the site . They are of two categories: persistent and session:
- persistent : once the browser is closed they are not destroyed but remain up to a preset expiration date
- of sessions : they are destroyed every time the browser is closed
These cookies, always sent from our domain, are necessary to view the site correctly and in relation to the technical services offered, they will therefore always used and sent , unless the user changes the settings in his browser (thus affecting the display of the pages of the site).
The cookies in this category are used to collect information on the use of the site . Positioning-seo will use this information in respect of anonymous statistical analysis in order to improve the use of the site and to make the content more interesting and relevant to the wishes of users. This type of cookie collects data in anonymous form on user activity and how it arrived on the site. Analytical cookies are sent from the site itself or from third-party domains.
Third-party service analysis cookies
These cookies are used to collect information on use of the site by users in anonymous form such as: pages visited, time spent, origins of the traffic of origin, geographical origin, age, gender and interests for the purpose of marketing campaigns. These cookies are sent from third-party domains external to the Site.
Cookies to integrate third-party software products and functions
This type of cookie integrates features developed by third parties within the pages of the Site such as icons and preferences expressed in social networks for the purpose of sharing of the contents of the site or for the use of third-party software services (such as software to generate maps and additional software that offer additional services). These cookies are sent by third-party domains and by partner sites that offer their functionality on the pages of the site.
These cookies are necessary to create user profiles in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the user within the pages of the site. We do not use profiling cookies on our site.
Do you want to disable cookies?
Almost all browsers are born with the default setting configured to acceptand cookies. This does not mean that it is not possible to manually change that setting. We remind you, as we said, navigation cookies and functional cookies allow the website to make all its functions work: if their saving is deactivated you may have some site navigation problems. How to disable cookies on major browsers.
• Internet Explorer
If the browser used is not among those proposed, select the “Help” function on your web browser for information on how to proceed.
Here you will find more information on third-party or marketing / retargeting cookies, and on how to manage or disable them. www.youronlinechoices.com
Here you will find the tool that can disable analytical cookies, preventing Google Analytics from using them for analysis and statistics on your browsing experiences. tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
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