About this cookie policy

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them. You should read this policy to understand what cookies are, how we use them, the types of cookies we use i.e, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used and how to control the cookie preferences. For further information on how we use, store and keep your personal data secure, see our Privacy Policy.

You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website.

Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.

Your consent applies to the following domains: thehistoryofspain.com

What are cookies ?

Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. The cookies are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make the website more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyze what works and where it needs improvement.

How do we use cookies ?

As most of the online services, our website uses cookies first-party and third-party cookies for a number of purposes. The first-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.

The third-party cookies used on our websites are used mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.

What types of cookies do we use ?

Essential: Some cookies are essential for you to be able to experience the full functionality of our site. They allow us to maintain user sessions and prevent any security threats. They do not collect or store any personal information. For example, these cookies allow you to log-in to your account and add products to your basket and checkout securely.

Statistics: These cookies store information like the number of visitors to the website, the number of unique visitors, which pages of the website have been visited, the source of the visit etc. These data help us understand and analyze how well the website performs and where it needs improvement.

Marketing: Our website displays advertisements. These cookies are used to personalize the advertisements that we show to you so that they are meaningful to you. These cookies also help us keep track of the efficiency of these ad campaigns.

The information stored in these cookies may also be used by the third-party ad providers to show you ads on other websites on the browser as well.

Functional: These are the cookies that help certain non-essential functionalities on our website. These functionalities include embedding content like videos or sharing contents on the website on social media platforms.

Preferences: These cookies help us store your settings and browsing preferences like language preferences so that you have a better and efficient experience on future visits to the website.

The below list details the cookies used in our website.

CookieDescription
__cfduid
Used by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web traffic.
__stripe_mid

This cookie is necessary for making credit card transactions on the website. The service is provided by Stripe.com which allows online transactions without storing any credit card information.

__stripe_sid

This cookie is necessary for making credit card transactions on the website. The service is provided by Strip e.com which allows online transactions without storing any credit card information.

__widgetsettingsTwitter widget cookie.
_ga

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

_gat

Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate.

_gid

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

_irAdvertisement cookie of Pinterest.com
ab_disable_remember_me

This cookie is used to store customer credentials securely when processing a purchase on the website - the cookie is essential in making a secure online transaction.

checkout-live-session

This cookie is necessary for making credit card transactions on the website. The service is provided by Stripe.com which allows online transactions without storing any credit card information.

cid

This cookie is necessary for making credit card transactions on the website. The service is provided by Stripe.com which allows online transactions without storing any credit card information.

collect

Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor's device and behavior. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.

cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary

Determines whether the visitor has accepted the cookie consent box.

cookielawinfo-checkbox-non-necessary

Determines whether the visitor has accepted the cookie consent box.

csrftoken

Helps prevent Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks.

https://q.stripe.com/

This cookie is necessary for making credit card transactions on the website. The service is provided by Strip e.com which allows online transactions without storing any credit card information.

i/jot/syndicationTwitter cookie.
ig_didInstagram widget cookie.
lang
Remembers the user's selected language version of a website.
local_storage_support_test

The cookie is used in context with the local-storage function in the browser. This function allows the website to load faster by pre-loading certain procedures.

lsid

Sets a unique ID for the visitor, that allows third party advertisers to target the visitor with relevant adverti sement. This pairing service is provided by third party advertisement hubs, which facilitates real-time bidding for advertisers.

m

Determines the device used to access the website. This allows the website to be formatted accordingly.

mid

This cookie is used to identify the visitor through an application. This allows the visitor to login to a website through their Instagram application for example.

pum-1626Cookie used to prevent popup from displaying repeatedly.
r/collect

This cookie is used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor's device and behavior. It tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.

rur

Ensures visitor browsing-security by preventing cross-site request forgery. This cookie is essential for the security of the website and visitor.

tk_ai

Registers data on visitors' website behaviour. This is used for internal analysis and website optimization.

tk_lr

Collects data on visitors' preferences and behaviour on the website - This information is used make content more relevant to the specific visitor.

tk_or

Collects data on visitors' preferences and behaviour on the website - This information is used make content more relevant to the specific visitor.

tk_qs

Registers data on visitors' website behaviour. This is used for internal analysis and website optimization.

tk_r3d

Collects data on visitors' preferences and behaviour on the website - This information is used make content more relevant to the specific visitor.

tk_tc

Collects data on visitors' preferences and behaviour on the website - This information is used make content more relevant to the specific visitor.

wc_cart_created
Necessary for the shopping cart functionality on the website.
wc_cart_hash_#
Necessary for the shopping cart functionality on the website.
wc_fragments_#
Necessary for the shopping cart functionality on the website.
woocommerce_cart_hash

Necessary for the shopping cart functionality on the website to remember the chosen products - This also allows the website to promote related products to the visitor, based on the content of the shopping cart.

woocommerce_items_in_cart

Necessary for the shopping cart functionality on the website to remember the chosen products - This also allows the website to promote related products to the visitor, based on the content of the shopping cart.

wp_woocommerce_session_#

Necessary for the shopping cart functionality on the website to remember the chosen products - This also allows the website to promote related products to the visitor, based on the content of the shopping cart.

How can I control the cookie preferences ?

Should you decide to change your preferences later through your browsing session, you can click on the “Privacy & Cookie Policy” tab on your screen. This will display the consent notice again enabling you to change your preferences or withdraw your consent entirely.

In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. To find out more out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit wikipedia.org, www.allaboutcookies.org or http://youronlinechoices.eu/

You can opt out of Google Analytics by installing Google’s opt-out browser add-on.

Any doubts? Contact us

If had doubts about the Cookie Policy or the Privacy Policy, please use the contact form of the Contact page to ask any question.