This web, www.spikeandfreak.com uses “Cookies”.
A “Cookie” is a small file that is stored in the user’s computer and allows us to recognize you. The set of “cookies” helps us to improve the quality of our web, allowing to control which pages our visitors find useful and which don’t.
Cookies do not damage your computer, they are essential for the operation of the Internet, helping users browsing and helping to identify and solve possible errors.
Operation and purpose of Cookies
Cookies, depending on their permanence, can be divided into session or permanent Cookies:
Session Cookies: These are temporary cookies that remain in your browser’s cookie archive until you leave the Web page, so tey are not saved in your hard drive. The information obtained through these cookies is used to analyze traffic patterns on the web. We use this cookies to improve the user experience and make our website more clear, making it easier to use.
Permanent Cookies: They are stored on your hard drive and our website reads them every time you make a new visit. A permanent cookie has a certain expiration date. The Cookie will stop working after that date. They are used to ease registration and purchase services.
Purpose of Cookies
Registration Cookies: Registration Cookies are generated once the user has registered or has subsequently opened their session, and are used to identify you in the services even if you close it, the browser or shut down the computer and at another time or another day re-enters the said service. This functionality can be deleted if the User presses the “logout” functionality, so this Cookie is deleted and the next time you enter the Service the User will have to log in to be identified.
Spike and Freak uses Google Analytics, a Google tool to measure Web page traffic. Their Cookies are generated only on the visit and will be used in upcoming visits to anonymously identify the visitor. The main objective is to improve our web, being able to identify the most visited contents and therefore more attractive for the users. It also allows us to approximately know the number of visitors and their tendency in time. The identification of the users will always be anonymous through the “Cookie” that identifies browsers and devices, not people. This Cookies will only be used for statistical purposes to help optimize the user experience on the site. Geo-Localization cookies: These Cookies are used to find out in which country the user is when a Service is requested. This Cookie is also anonymous, and is only used to help orient the content to its location (for example, in the case of language).