Community Standards & Content Posting Guidelines

COMMUNITY STANDARDS & CONTENT POSTING GUIDELINES

All content posted or uploaded to this site (including but not limited to reviews, comments, listings and images) is subject to compliance with these posted community guideline standards. Please read and familiarize yourself with these community guideline standards before using this site and posting or uploading any data. Any content which does not meet these standards is subject to deletion. Accounts and/or users who violate these standards are subject to temporary or permanent banning, deactivation, suspension and/or deletion at our sole discretion.

GENERAL GUIDELINES:

  • Please keep all discussion, comments and reviews respectful, polite and courteous,
  • Be helpful, not hurtful!
  • Remember that this site is about providing a helpful service to the photography community, and as such, comments and reviews should be given in constructive and positive manner (e.g. constructive feedback vs. sharp criticism),
  • Profane and/or vulgar language will not be tolerated,
  • Comments about race, color or gender or show discrimination will not be tolerated.

 

CONTENT IS PROHIBITED IF IT:

  • Is illegal or promotes or advocates any activity which is illegal,
  • Is sexually oriented or suggestive content involving minors,
  • Contains nudity, pornography, profanity or vulgar or abusive language,
  • Contains information about drugs and/or alcohol or other prohibited substances,
  • Encourages or incites violence,
  • Threatens, harasses, insults or bullies or encourages others to do so (even in a joking manner!),
  • Contains personal or confidential information (i.e., name, address, email, phone number, etc.) which is not already made public by this site in the listing information,
  • Contains copyrighted material (or images) which the poster does not own,
  • Contains links to any site which violates these community guideline standards or tries to circumvent these standards,
  • Contains spam or links to sites or information of any kind which solicits  any transaction or gift involving goods and services outside of the purpose of this site.

 

OTHER PROHIBITED BEHAVIOR:

  • Creating multiple accounts to evade these standards or restrictions that have been imposed for prior standards/guidelines violations,
  • Spamming reviews repeatedly,
  • Hijacking a listing review or comment thread for an off-topic purpose,
  • Knowingly posting false reviews or other information,
  • Attempting to artificially manipulate the user review system or voting/rating systems (if any),
  • Impersonating someone in a misleading or deceptive manner,
  • Attempts to post content which attempts to break, hack or attack this site will result in immediate account deactivation and/or deletion.

 

PW.GUIDE (along with any designated Administrators/Moderators) reserves the right to change/edit/delete/move/merge any content at any time if they feel it is inappropriate, abusive, incorrectly categorized or doesn’t meet these community guideline standards. If you see content which violates these standards, please report the post or item to us for handling. These community guidelines are subject to revision from time to time at our sole discretion. Please check them periodically.

Please also see our site terms of use.