What are cookies?
Cookies are files with small amounts of data which often include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device.
If you want to learn more about cookies, this site is written very clearly and is very informative: Cookiepedia. It includes a “Cookiepedia,” where you can research cookies. We find it very useful and hope you do as well.
Who do the cookies on our site belong to?
Cookies are either first party cookies, or third party cookies.
First party cookies
First party cookies belong to the domain you see in your browser address bar- in this case it refers to us, Corazón Tours. Corazón only has two first party cookies. They are used by our host to optimize server usage.
Third party cookies
Third party cookies are owned by domains other than Corazón. Corazón has a number of third party cookies on our site. Please scroll to the end of this post to view a table that contains a complete list of the cookies on our website, who owns them, what they do and how long they last.
In summary, the third party cookies on our site are from these external vendors:
- Google Analytics (and one from Doubleclick, which is owned by Google). These are primarily used to track who visits our website, and ANONYMOUSLY gather data on them.
- Twitter. These are primarily used to display our Twitter feed and allow people to share it.
- Share this Social. This is a widget installed on our website that is used to allow people to share our content across social media platforms.
List of all cookies on the Corazón website
|Cookie originator||Cookie name||Use||Expiration||More info|
|300gp||This is used by our host to memorize on which server cluster the site tasks are executed.||session|
|300gpBAK||This is used by our host to memorize on which server cluster the site tasks are executed.||session|
|IDE||This cookie is used for re-targeting, optimisation, reporting and attribution of online adverts.||2 months|
|_ga||Used to distinguish users.||2 years|
|_gid||Used to distinguish users.||24 hours|
|_utma||This cookie keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site pertaining to the cookie, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred. Google Analytics uses the information from this cookie to calculate things like Days and Visits to purchase.||Two years|
|_utmz||Keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine you used, what link you clicked on, what keyword you used, and where they were in the world when you accessed a website. This cookie is how Google Analytics knows to whom and to what source / medium / keyword to assign the credit for a Goal Conversion or an Ecommerce Transaction.||6 months|
|Share This social sharing widget|
|__unam||This cookie is placed in a site to enable sharing of content across various social networks. It counts clicks and shares of a page.|
|ads_prefs||Enables us to track visitor activity from our Twitter ads on our website, and also to allow users to share content from our websites.||2 years|
|csrf_same_site||This cookie is set to identify and track the website visitor.||206 days|
|csrf_same_site_set||This cookie is set to identify and track the website visitor.||206 days|
|dnt||Used to set user preferences with regard to tracking||15 days|
|eu_cn||This cookie is set to identify and track the website visitor.||6 months|
|external_referer||This cookie is used to aggregate button usage||1 week|
|kdt||This cookie stores login details||1.5 years|
|lang||This is used to remember your language preferences||permanent|
|guest_id||This cookie is set to identify and track the website visitor.||2 years|
|personalization_id||Allows for sharing on Twitter||2 years|
|remember_checked_on||Determine if user logged in during browser session; allow tweets; record number of times a page is tweeted||10 years|
|syndication_guest_id||Used to collect|
information about users browsing
behaviour for marketing purposes
including digital display and social
|tfw_exp||This cookie is set to identify and track the website visitor, and to share content from our website.||2 years|
|Wordpress||Note that Wordpress cookies, aside from those used for mobile and tablet customization, are only added for logged in Wordpress users, not the general public||https://codex.wordpress.org/WordPress_Cookies|
|wordpress_test_cookie||This cookie is used for the Content Manager to check if the browser has activated the cookies||session|
|wordpress-logged_in||Checks whether or not the current visitor is a WordPress.com user and is logged in.||session|
|wp-settings-time-6||This is used to customize a Wordpress user's view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface.||1 year|