2. What are cookies?
We use the term “cookies” to refer to cookies and similar technologies for which information can be collected automatically.
An “Internet cookie” (also known as “browser cookie” or “HTTP cookie” or “cookie”) may remain a small file, consisting of letters and numbers, care will be fixed on your computer, mobile terminal or other equipment that can be used to access the Internet.
Cookies are installed by a web server’s request to a browser (eg Edge, Firefox, Chrome). Cookies once installed have a fixed lifespan, remaining “passive”, meaning they do not contain software, viruses or spyware and will not access the information on the hard drive of the user whose equipment was installed.
A cookie consists of two parts:
the name of the cookie; and
the content or value of the cookie.
From a technical point of view, only the web server that sent the cookie can access it again when a user returns to the web page associated with the respective web server.
3. For what purposes are cookies used through this website:
Cookies are used to ensure the operation of the site and to provide users of this website with a better browsing experience and information tailored to the interests of each user, namely:
Improve the use of this website, for example by keeping your name and email address completed when you wrote a comment, so that you find them completed next time;
providing anonymous statistics on how this website is used to Mihai Alin(Alintrx), as the owner of this website, to know how the blog works, what is read and what not, what to write in the future and what not;
remembering that you saw the cookie information message and whether or not you agreed to use non-functional ones;
saving the banners seen, if any, so that some of the user’s interest is displayed.
All this information (especially statistics) makes the existence of the blog possible and addresses topics of interest to as many readers as possible.
4. What is the life of cookies?
The lifetime of cookies may vary significantly, depending on the purpose for which it is placed. There are the following categories of cookies that determine their lifespan:
Session cookies – A “session cookie” is a cookie that is automatically deleted when the user closes their browser.
Persistent or fixed cookies – A “persistent” or “fixed” cookie is a cookie that remains stored in the user’s terminal until it reaches a certain expiration date (which may be within minutes, days or months) or until it is deleted. by the user at any time through the browser settings.
5. What are cookies placed by third parties?
Certain content sections on the Website may be provided through third parties, not through https://Alintrx.com, in which case these cookies are called third party cookies (“third party cookies”).
Third-party suppliers of cookies must also comply with the rules regarding the protection of personal data.
These cookies may come from the following third parties:
Google Analytics: for traffic analysis and anonymous statistics on how to use the site.
6. What cookies are used through this website:
By using / visiting the website, the following cookies can be placed:
a. Functional cookies: those necessary for the functioning of the site.
b. Non-functional cookies: those that improve the quality of the site, but are not necessary for its proper functioning.
a. Functional cookies
By this type of cookies the user preferences of this web page are stored, so that the re-setting of the preferences in case of a subsequent visit of the web page is no longer necessary.
Specifically, cookies placed by WordPress retain the completed name, email address and site when posting a comment on the blog, so that next time you find this data already completed. Read details on the WordPress site and the Jetpack site, a WordPress plugin.
WordPress has recently added the ability to disable this cookie, and your data will not be pre-filled for the following comment. You can check or uncheck this option when you write a new comment.
Another cookie posted by your blog is that you saw the message about the Cookies File Policy and whether or not you accepted it so that message is no longer displayed to you the next time you visit the site. If you do not want this cookie, press that you do not want cookies in the bar of that information message.
Another cookie keeps track of the traffic on the site, what pages were visited, where the readers came from and where they left off. This cookie is placed by Google Analytics and we have enabled the anonymization options of the users IP, so the traffic data is purely statistical. Read more in Google Analytics privacy and cookies policy.
Affiliate marketing is a system whereby certain online stores pay a commission to the owner of the site from which a customer of those stores arrived and ordered.
Those cookies keep track of the fact that a visitor to this blog bought something from somewhere else, so that I get the commission for that order. I do not transmit personal data of visitors to this blog to any affiliate network or online store.
The site https://Alintrx.com does not place these cookies or control their content, but is introduced by the affiliate networks when the traffic is redirected through the respective servers after a click on an affiliate link in my articles. This section is therefore rather informative. If you do not want affiliate cookies, do not click on affiliate links or subsequently use the tools made available by your networks or browser settings to delete them.
What kind of information is stored and accessed through cookies?
Cookies store information in a small text file that allows browser recognition. This webpage recognizes the browser until the cookies expire or are deleted.
Customize your browser settings regarding cookies
If the computer or technical equipment used for browsing this website is used by more than one person, the setting for deleting individual browsing data may be taken into account each time the browser is closed. These settings can be found in your browser.
How can cookies be stopped?
Disabling and refusing to receive cookies can make this website more difficult to visit, attracting limitations on its use possibilities.
Users can configure their browser to reject cookies or to accept cookies from a particular web page.
All modern browsers offer the ability to change cookie settings. These settings can, as a rule, be accessed in the “options” section or the “preferences” menu of your browser. To understand these settings, the following links may be useful:
Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
Cookie settings in Firefox
Cookie settings in Chrome