Frequently Asked Questions

Questions our Users are Asking

These are questions that our users ask us via e-mail. If you have a question, please refer to this page first before e-mailing us. If you still don't find your answer, please send us a message at mail@PuertoRicoExplore.com.

Q: Why is it free to list on PuertoRicoExplore.com?

A: Well, basically PuertoRicoExplore.com is not a lucrative enterprise. We just want to share the beauty and splendor of Puerto Rico to as many people as possible. We do show Google Ads, and we can also display targeted ads because well, we also have to make a living. However, there are no requirements whatsoever to list your business in our guide. We only ask that you link back to us, but it is also not a requirement. Other than that, it is free to post your business information here. Click here to post your business now for free.  

Q: How do I edit my listing?

A: Currently, there is no way for you to edit your listing. However, if you wish to update your information, please feel free to send us an email to mail@PuertoRicoExplore.com and we will be happy to update it for you.

Q: I don't want my business to be listed here. How do I remove it?

A: If you don't want your business to be listed in our website, please send us an e-mail and we will be more than happy to remove it.

Q: Why are you using copyrighted information from my website in your website?

A: PuertoRicoExplore.com.com uses the information gathered from your website's title, description, keywords meta tags or code snippets to help identify your business and add it to our guides. Legally speaking, this falls under "fair use" regulations and search engines do this regularly for every page of a site. However, if you feel your copyrights have been violated, please do not hesitate to mail us. We will be more than happy to answer any questions you might have.

Q: Why do I see pictures I own on this website?

A: All pictures are obtained from freely available sources on the web. We follow the terms of Fair Use and understand the right of every artist to protect the copyright of their work, and we obtain pictures much the same way a search engine like Google or Yahoo spiders your website and saves references to the pictures in your site.

PuertoRicoExplore.com does not purposely sell or reproduce for sale any pictures obtained on the web. Likewise, PuertoRicoExplore.com does not take any claim of ownership or authorship of any photos except where noted. In the same fashion, to protect all photographic work, all pictures used on this site are resized to a non-practical size and any copyright notifications left intact.

If you feel however that you do not wish your pictures to appear in our site, please feel free to send us an e-mail and we will promptly remove all references from your pictures. Please allow us 72 hours to respond.

Q: My listing disappeared and is no longer available. What happened?

A: PuertoRicoExplore.com reserves the right to display, edit or remove any information or listing at any time without prior consent for any reason we deem necessary. If you feel however that you need more information about your listing, please send us an email. 

Q: I received a negative review on my listing page. How do I remove it?

A: PuertoRicoExplore.com believes that every person has a right to express their opinion about a service or a business. However, we do not accept reviews that are defamatory, personal attacks, or slander. If you feel that a review fits the description above, send us an e-mail and we will take the necessary measures.

That said, the reviews presented are entirely the responsibility of its authors, and PuertoRicoExplore.com is not responsible for the opinions of its users.

Q: I saw in the "About Page" that Ronald Flores, the well-known magazine editor, publisher, author and photographer is the author and owner of this website?

A: As crazy as it might sound, we have the same name and share the same desire to publish the beauty of Puerto Rico. My name is Ronald Flores, but I live in Ponce, Puerto Rico. Ronald C. Flores is the guy you are referring to. He's become quite a friend of us, but he does not sponsor this site in any way.