Online tracking of users can also be performed with technologies similar to cookies. The following are some examples.
is a technology used to optimize navigation, which does not collect data on the preferences shown by the user (e.g., it stores a code that identifies the user's session after login, to avoid the user having to enter username and password on each profile page when accessing restricted areas).
“Tracking code” is precisely a small portion of code that is released by some systems for the purpose of being implemented in others to track some data about the user and their browsing session or email opening, in a way that is totally transparent to the user. Tracked data can be the most diverse, such as the day and time, geographic location, type of device adopted for browsing, up to and including in the most complex tracking pixels to monitor the value spent on a purchase order and other useful information for the marketing departments of the companies that use them.
is a program that interacts with another program to expand or extend its original functionality. The most commonly used plugins are social network plugins, which allow e.g., the user to follow a social page or profile with one click, to indicate with one click that they liked a web content and share it on their social network profile, etc.
is a graphical user interface component of a program, which is intended to make it easier for the user to interact with the program. The most commonly used widgets are social network widgets, which allow users to easily open social networks in a separate browser window.
These services allow for interactions with social networks, or other external platforms, directly from the pages of a site. Any interactions and information captured by the website are subject to the privacy settings of the third party that uses such technologies. To receive detailed information in accordance with Article 19 Federal Data Protection Act, regarding the use of personal data processed when you use these technologies, please visit their websites.