What are cookies?
Cookies are small files that some platforms, such as websites, can install on your computer, smartphone, tablet or connected television. Their functions can be very diverse: storing your browsing preferences, gathering statistical information, allowing certain technical functionalities, etcetera. Cookies are sometimes used to store basic information about the browsing habits of the user or their computer, to the point, as the case may be, of being able to recognize it.
Why are they important?
Cookies are useful for several reasons. From a technical point of view, they allow websites to perform more quickly and adapt to your preferences, such as storing your language or the currency of your country. In addition, they help those in charge of the websites to improve the services they offer, due to the statistical information they collect through them. Finally, they serve to make the advertising we display more efficient, through which we can offer you services free of charge.
Types of Cookies
The information we provide below will help you understand the different types of cookies:
- Performance Enhancement Cookies
This type of cookie stores your preferences for certain tools or services so that you do not have to reset them each time
you visit our site and, in some cases, may be provided by third parties. Some examples are: volume of audio-visual
players, article sort preferences, or compatible video playback speeds. In the case of e-commerce, they allow you to
maintain information about your shopping cart.
- Statistical Analysis Cookies
These are those that, whether treated by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of visitors and statistically
analyse the use made by users of our services. Thanks to it we can study the navigation through our website, and
improve the range of products or services we offer.
- Registration Cookies
When you register in our site, it generates cookies that identify you as a registered user and indicate when you have
identified yourself on the site. These cookies are used to identify your user account and associated services. These
cookies are maintained as long as you do not leave the account, close the browser or turn off the device. These cookies
may be used in combination with analytical data to individually identify your preferences on our site.
- Other third party cookies
On some of our pages, third party cookies may be installed in order to manage and improve the services they offer. An
example of this use are the links to social networks that allow us to share our content.
- Advertising Cookies
These are those which, whether handled by us or by third parties, allow us to effectively manage the advertising spaces
on our website, adapting the content of the advertisement to the content of the service requested or to the use made of
our website. Thanks to it we can know your browsing habits on the Internet and show you advertising related to your
Fleming Hostel informs you that the cookies used on its website are: Our own and third party technical cookies and third
party analysis cookies, in this case Google Analytics Cookies.
How can I set my preferences and revoke my consent to the acceptance of cookies?
You can enable, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer, as well as revoke your prior consent, by
configuring the options of your Internet browser. If you block them, certain services that require their use may not be
available to you.
The following links provide you with information on how you can enable your preferences in the main browsers:
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