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Cookies Policy

The Colombian Regulation obliges all of us who have a blog or a website to warn the user of the existence of cookies, inform them about them and require permission to download them.

As established by law 527 of 1999, for all purposes, INFORMATION SYSTEM must be understood as any system used to generate, send, receive, archive or otherwise process data messages.

You should know that taking into account the way in which the Internet and websites work, it is not always possible to have updated information on the cookies that third parties may use through this website.

This especially applies to cases where this web page contains embedded elements: that is, texts, documents, images or short movies that are stored elsewhere, but displayed on our website.

Therefore, in case you come across these types of cookies on this website and they are not listed in the following list, please let me know. You can also contact the third party directly to request information about the cookies they place, the purpose and duration of the cookie, and how they have guaranteed their privacy.

Previous: what are Cookies?

Cookies are a tool used by Web servers to store and retrieve information about their visitors. It is nothing more than a text file that some servers ask our browser to write to our hard drive, with information about what we have been doing for their pages. They have an expiration date, which can range from the duration of the session to a specified future date, after which they cease to be operational.

The cookies used by this website

On this website, our own and third-party cookies are used   to ensure that you have a better browsing experience, you can share content on social networks, to show you ads based on your interests and to obtain user statistics.

For this reason, the cookies used at https://www.golfguru.com.co/ are only associated with an anonymous User and his computer, they do not provide references that allow the User’s name and surname to be deduced and they cannot read data from his hard drive or include viruses. in your texts. Likewise, https://www.golfguru.com.co/ cannot read the cookies implanted on the User’s hard drive from other servers.

The user can freely decide about the implantation or not on his hard drive of the cookies used in this https://www.golfguru.com.co/ sense, the user can configure his browser to accept or reject by default all cookies or to receive an on-screen notice of the receipt of each cookie and decide at that time whether or not to implant it on your hard drive. For this we suggest you consult the help section of your browser to know how to change the configuration that you currently use. Even if the User configures his browser to reject all cookies or expressly rejects the cookies from https://www.golfguru.com.co/ You will be able to navigate through the Portal with the only inconvenience of not being able to enjoy the Portal’s functionalities that require the installation of any of them. In any case, the User may delete the cookies implanted on their hard drive at any time, following the procedure established in the help section of their browser and which we will detail later.

As a user, you can reject the treatment of data or information by blocking these cookies through the appropriate configuration of your browser. However, you should know that if you do, this site will not work properly.

According to the terms included in the Information Society and Electronic Commerce Services, if you continue browsing , you will be giving your consent  to the use of the cookies detailed below.

Cookies on this website help to:

  • Make this website work properly
  • Save you having to log in every time you visit this site
  • Remind you of your settings during and between visits
  • Allow you to view videos
  • Improve site speed / security
  • That you can share pages with social networks
  • Continuously improve this website
  • Show you ads based on your browsing habits

I will never use cookies to:

  • Collect personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
  • Collect sensitive information (without your express permission)
  • Share personal identification data to third parties

Third-party cookies that we use on this website and that you should know

This website, like most websites, includes functionalities provided by third parties.

New designs or third-party services are also regularly tested for recommendations and reports.

This may occasionally modify the cookie settings and that cookies not detailed in this policy appear. It is important that you know that they are temporary cookies that it is not always possible to report and that they only have study and evaluation purposes. In no case will cookies that compromise your privacy be used.

Among the most stable third-party cookies are:

  • Those generated by analysis services,  specifically, Google Analytics to help the website analyze the use made by Users of the website and improve its usability, but in no case are they associated with data that could identify the user.

Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc., a Delaware company whose main office is at 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, United States (“Google”).

The user can check here the type of cookies used by Google. Google+ and Google Maps cookie, according to the provisions on their page about what type of cookies they use .

Likewise, we sometimes use Cookies generated by the tracking system of Active Campaign LLC, a company subscribed to the Privacy Shield, to analyze the use that our subscribers make of the website and improve their experience. You can know the privacy policy of this platform here.

  • WordPress: Golf Guru Colombia, is a user of the WordPress blog supply and hosting platform, owned by the North American company Automattic, Inc. For such purposes, the use of such cookies by the systems are never under the control or management of the person responsible for the web, they can change their function at any time, and enter new cookies.

These cookies do not report any benefit to the person responsible for this website. Automattic, Inc., also uses other cookies in order to help identify and track visitors to WordPress sites, know how they use the Automattic website, as well as their access preferences to it, as it is included in the “Cookies” section of its privacy policy.

  • Social network cookies: Social network  cookies can be stored in your browser while browsing the web or when you use the button to share content on abcoach.com in a social network.

The companies that generate these cookies corresponding to the social networks that this website uses have their own cookie policies:

The privacy implications will depend on each social network and will depend on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks. In no case, neither the person in charge of this website nor the advertisers can obtain personally identifiable information from these cookies.

Below, and as required by the standard, the cookies that can be installed regularly while browsing this website are detailed:

Expires at the end of the
They store
user information and their sessions to improve the
user experience

Persistent third parties_ga
2 years
from configuration
It is used to
distinguish users. It is a cookie belonging to Google
Analytics. More

Persistent third parties_gat
10 minutesIt is used to know the
recharge rate. It is a cookie belonging to Google Analytics.

Persistent third parties__utma
2 years from
each update
This cookie is usually
set during the first visit. If the cookie is
manually deleted , it will be set again on the next visit
with a new ID. In most cases this cookie is
used to determine unique visitors to our site and
is updated with each page viewed. In addition, this
cookie has a unique Google Analytics ID that ensures
both its validity and accessibility as an
additional security measure . More

Persistent third parties__utmb
2 years from
each update
This cookie is
used to establish and continue a user session
on our site. When a user visits a page on
our site, the Google Analytics code tries to
update this cookie. If it cannot find the cookie, it will create
a new one. Each time the user visits a
different page , this cookie is updated to expire after 30 minutes, thus
continuing to find a single session
in 30-minute intervals. This cookie expires when a user
stops visiting our site for a period of 30 minutes.

Persistent third partiesAPISID, HSID, NID,
2 years from
user preferences and other information about the Google services
that the user has. More

Persistent third parties__utmt
SessionHistorically, this
cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether
a new session should be established for the user. It
is not used today but is still here to maintain
backward compatibility with the
theurchin.js and ga.js code. More

Persistent third parties__utmz
6 months from each
This cookie saves
information on references used by the visitor to
reach our site, either directly, a
referral link , a web search or an
advertising campaign or by email. It is used to calculate the traffic
coming from web search engines, marketing campaigns and
navigation through our site. This cookie is updated on
each page view. More
5 yearsThe __ cfduid cookie
is used to override security restrictions based on
the IP address the visitor is coming from. More

Persistent third parties__smToken
Expires at the end of
the session
It is used to
differentiate between users who have been shown some
Sumome functionality. More
Own__smVIDExpires at the end of
the session
user information and their sessions to improve the user experience.
_remember_checked_onExpires at the end of
the session
Cookies with
Twitter functionalities.
Third parties__stripe_midExpires at the end of
the session
Stripe cookie.

Persistent third partiespl
90 daysIt is used to
record that a device or browser logged
in through the Facebook platform. More

Persistent third partiesfr
90 daysThis is
Facebook’s main advertising cookie. It is used to
serve, analyze and improve the relevance of ads. More

Persistent third partiessb
2 years from
Facebook cookie
that identifies the browser for login authentication purposes. More

Persistent third partiesc_user
20 days from
It is used together with
the xs cookie to authenticate your identity on Facebook. More

Persistent third partiesxs
90 days from
It is used together with
the c_user cookie to authenticate your identity on Facebook. More

Persistent third partiesdatr
2 years from
From Facebook that
identifies browsers for
site integrity and security purposes , including account recovery and
identification of accounts that may be at risk. More

Persistent third partiesdriftt_aid
Expires at the end of
the session
Chat cookie. More

Persistent third parties__zlcmid
Expires at the end of
the session
Cookie of the
Zopin tool used to chat

Persistent third partiesac_enable_tracking
Expires at the end of
the session
Cookie used by
the Email Marketing Active Campaign tool to track
website visits
YouTube content reproduction cookie

How can I manage and disable these cookies?

If you do not want the website to not install any cookie on your computer, it is possible to adapt your browser so that you are notified before any cookie is downloaded.

Thus, you can also modify the browser settings so that it rejects all cookies or only third-party cookies. You can also delete any of the cookies that are already on your computer. Keep in mind that you will have to adapt the configuration of each browser and equipment you use separately.

https://www.golfguru.com.co/ makes available to users who want to prevent the installation of the aforementioned cookies, links provided for this purpose by browsers whose use is considered more widespread:

Google Chrome  –  Internet Explorer  –  Mozilla Firefox  –  Apple Safari

Cookies Policy as of may 24, 2021.

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