This Agreement contains the complete terms and conditions that apply to your participation as a member of the WebFreeHosting Affiliate Program.
To begin the enrollment process, you will submit a completed Program Application through our website. Your account will be instantly active in our program. We will evaluate your account in good faith to ensure that you comply with all of our rules and agreements. We may reject your account if we determine that your site is unsuitable for the Program for any reason, including, but not limited to, if your site incorporates images or content that is unlawful, defamatory, obscene, harassing or otherwise objectionable, such as sites that facilitate illegal activity or promote violence or promote or assist others in promoting copyright infringement (collectively, "Content Restrictions").
The affiliate program provided by WebFreeHosting is not available to residents and nationals of the following countries: Afghanistan, Algeria, Cambodia, Ghana, Lao People's Democratic Republic, India, Iran, Iraq, Kenya, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Morocco, Oman, Pakistan, Palestinian Territories, Syria, Taiwan, Togo, Uganda Vietnam.
As an affiliate website of WebFreeHosting, you may use any form of promotion you choose, consistent with the terms of this Agreement. You may use banner advertisements, button links and/or text links to our site (the "Links"), however, you CANNOT SPAM. Any activity by you or on your behalf that we determine or reasonably suspect to be the result of an unsolicited bulk e-mail program will result in your immediate termination from the Program and your forfeiting of monies otherwise due you hereunder. Allowable promotional links may contain WebFreeHosting's trade names, service marks, and/or logos for display on your Affiliate Site. Subject to the terms and conditions hereof, you are granted a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to access and download such Links and other designated promotional materials for placement on your Affiliate Site for the sole and exclusive purpose of promoting websites owned, operated or controlled by WebFreeHosting. In utilizing the Links, you agree that you will cooperate fully with us in order to establish and maintain such Link or Links. A Link may only be visually modified with our consent.
We will pay you a commission based on the below method:
- Commission per Sale Rates:
It is not allowed to refer yourself and thus earn an affiliate commission.
Based on negotiations and the number of orders that you have referred we can set a custom commission. To enquire about this feel free to contact us at affiliates [at] supportindeed.com.
Incentive-based commissions, and offering any form of incentive to obtain a sale is forbidden unless prior approval is given and cleared by WebFreeHosting Staff. To inquire about whether your incentive is acceptable, please e-mail affiliates [at] supportindeed.com.
The Commission Rate is subject to change from time to time, upon e-mail notice to you and commencing 30-days following such notice.
Please note that commissions are paid only for orders that contain a paid shared hosting plan or VPS hosting plan.
No affiliate commissions are paid on discounted orders, meaning that orders that are on promotion or are discounted with a special promo code will not earn you any commission.
Affiliate's commissions are issued and paid on a net-60 basis, between the 20-30th day of the month [for instance a commission for January will be paid between 20-30th of March]. The payment is reduced by 30.00USD if the payment method is a bank wire transfer or a paper cheque which the Affiliate fully agrees to be collected from their commission. The commission is issued and paid if it is over 100.00USD.
Commissions deemed due and owed to you under the program will be paid to you directly by WebFreeHosting after any holding period elapses and in accordance with the regular payout cycle established by WebFreeHosting. No commission will be paid for sign-ups by you or anyone within your organization. WebFreeHosting reserves the right to only pay for referrals that are active. Active is defined as clients with a website and domain name pointed to servers with user-uploaded content and a site accessible from the general public. Commissions can be earned per each new client referred through the unique affiliate link. There are four different payment methods through which an affiliate gets paid: PayPal, MoneyBookers, Bank transfer, Paper cheque.
You take full responsibility for the development, operation, and maintenance of your site and for all materials that appear on your site. You are also responsible for ensuring that the materials posted on your site do not violate or infringe upon any laws, including but not limited to German law and regulations, or the rights of any third party (including, for example, copyrights, trademarks, privacy, or other personal or proprietary rights), and ensuring that materials posted on your site are not libelous or otherwise illegal. You must have the express permission to use another party's copyrighted or other proprietary material. We will not be responsible if you use another party's copyrighted or other proprietary material in violation of the law. In addition to the foregoing, we will immediately terminate your participation in the Program if we believe that you have engaged in any of the following:
You are free to bid on PPC (pay-per-click) networks for keywords related to WebFreeHosting with the intent to direct traffic to . However, terms that are directly related to our brand like WebFreeHosting, and etc are not allowed.
However, you may bid on a phrase that includes any of the above terms, eg. "WebFreeHosting review", etc. When setting up the display advertisement in a PPC campaign, it is not permitted to use the display URL "www. " or " ".
The goal of our guidelines regarding pay-per-click advertisements is to preserve the integrity of the WebFreeHosting brand name and reputation. We do not want affiliates, or for that matter, any third party, representing themselves as WebFreeHosting or presenting themselves in a way that could be confused with WebFreeHosting.
The term of this Agreement will begin upon our acceptance of your Affiliate Program Application and will end when terminated by either party. Either you or we may terminate this Agreement at any time, with or without cause, by giving the other party a notice of termination. Notice by e-mail, to your e-mail address on our records, is considered a sufficient notice to terminate this Agreement. If this Agreement is terminated because you have violated the terms of this Agreement, you are not eligible to receive any commission payments, even for commissions earned prior to the date of termination. If this Agreement is terminated for any other reason, you are only eligible to earn a commission on sales occurring during the term of the Agreement, and commissions earned through the date of termination will remain payable only if the related orders are not canceled or returned. We reserve the right to withhold your final payment for a reasonable amount of time to ensure that the correct amount is paid.
We may modify any of the terms and conditions contained in this Agreement, at any time and in our sole discretion without further notice. Modifications may include but are not limited to, changes in the scope of available commission fees, commission schedules, payment procedures, and Affiliate Program rules. All such modifications shall take effect 48 hours after we serve a notice as provided above unless we indicate otherwise. If any modification is unacceptable to you, your only recourse is to terminate this Agreement.
You and WebFreeHosting are independent contractors, and nothing in this Agreement will create any partnership, joint venture, agency franchise, sales representative, or employment relationship between the parties. You will have no authority to make or accept any offers or representations on our behalf. You will not make any statement, whether on your site or otherwise, that reasonably would contradict anything in this Section. You are not an agent of WebFreeHosting and WebFreeHosting expressly disclaims responsibility for any conduct by you in violation of our terms of services.
We will not be held liable for any indirect, special, or consequential damages, or any loss of revenue, profits, or data, arising in connection with this Agreement or the Affiliate Program, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Furthermore, our aggregate liability arising with respect to this Agreement and the Affiliate Program will not exceed the total commissions paid or payable to you under this Agreement.
We make no express or implied warranties or representations with respect to the Affiliate Program or any COMPANY services or other items sold through the Program (including, without limitation, warranties of fitness, merchantability, non-infringement, or any implied warranties arising out of a course of performance, dealing, or trade usage). In addition, we make no representation that the operation of our site will be uninterrupted or error-free, and we will not be held liable for the consequences of any interruptions or errors.
You hereby represent and warrant to us that this Agreement has been duly and validly executed and delivered by you and constitutes your legal, valid and binding obligation, enforceable against you in accordance with its terms; and that the execution, delivery, and performance by you of this Agreement are within your legal capacity and power; have been duly authorized by all requisite action on your part; require the approval or consent of no other persons; and neither violate nor constitute a default under the (i) provision of any law, rule, regulation, order, judgment or decree to which you are subject or which is binding upon you, or (ii) the terms of any other agreement, document or instrument applicable to you or binding upon you. Should any law enforcement agency or Internet Service Provider present WebFreeHosting with a notice that you have engaged in the transmission of unsolicited bulk e-mails or that you have otherwise engaged in unlawful conduct or conduct in violation of said service provider's terms of service, we reserve the right to cooperate in any investigation relating to your activities including disclosure of your account information in connection therewith.
We may disclose to you certain information as a result of your participation as a part of the Program, which information we consider to be confidential (herein referred to as "Confidential Information"). For the purpose of this Agreement, the term "Confidential Information" shall include, but will not be limited to, any modifications to the terms and provisions of this Affiliate Program Agreement made specifically for your site and not generally available to other members of the Affiliate Program, website, business and financial information relating to WebFreeHosting, customer and vendor lists relating to WebFreeHosting and any members of the Affiliate Program, other than you. Confidential Information shall also include any information that we designate as confidential during the term of this Agreement. You agree not to disclose any Confidential Information and that such Confidential Information shall also include any information that we designate as confidential during the term of this Agreement. You agree not to disclose any Confidential Information and that such Confidential Information shall remain strictly confidential and secret and shall not be utilized, directly or indirectly, by you for your own business purposes or for any other purpose except and solely to the extent that any such information is generally known or available to the public or if the same is required by law or a legal process. We make no warranty, expressed or implied, with respect to any information delivered hereunder, including implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or freedom from patent, trademark or copyright infringements, whether arising by law, custom or conduct, or as to the accuracy or completeness of the information and we shall not have any liability to you or to any other person resulting from your or such third person's use of the information.
You hereby agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless WebFreeHosting, its officers, directors, employees, agents, affiliates, successors and assigns, from and against any and all claims, losses, liabilities, damages or expense (including attorneys' fees and costs) of any nature whatsoever incurred or suffered by us (collectively the "Losses"), in so far as such Losses (or actions in respect thereof) arise out of or are based on (i) any claim or threatened claim that our use of the Affiliate Trademarks infringes on the rights of any third party; (ii) the breach of any promise, covenant, representation or warranty made by you herein; or (iii) or any claim related to your site.
Terminated accounts cannot later apply to the Program without our express written consent. This Agreement will be governed by the laws of Germany, without reference to rules governing the choice of laws. WebFreeHosting reserves the right to institute a reserve fund holding commissions for a time period deemed necessary in situations where sales generated by an affiliate consistently have a high chargeback/cancellation ratio. WebFreeHosting will be the sole and final arbitrator for any and all disputes or claims related to the validity of sales. In order to facilitate accurate record-keeping, multiple WebFreeHosting affiliate accounts spanning multiple affiliate networks are strictly prohibited. You may not assign this Agreement, by operation of law or otherwise, without our prior written consent. Subject to that restriction, this Agreement will be binding on, inure to the benefit of, and enforceable against the parties and their respective successors and assigns. Our failure to enforce your strict performance of any provision of this Agreement will not constitute a waiver of our right to subsequently enforce such provision or any other provision of this Agreement.
By participating in this affiliate program, you agree to binding arbitration for any disputes or claims that arise against WebFreeHosting or its subsidiaries in conjunction with this program. An arbitration firm selected by WebFreeHosting will be the sole and final arbitrator for any and all disputes or claims related or resulting from your participation in this program. All decisions rendered are final. You also are responsible for any and all costs related to such arbitration.