Who can participate in the SEO Studio Affiliate Program?
Anyone who is interested in promoting the best in Search Engine Optimization software on their personal or business Web site or Newsletter. You will need to download banners and create links to SEO Studio, so basic Web design knowledge is required.
What will my compensation be?
SEO Studio pays compensation on software products sold according to the compensation schedule and the affiliate license agreement . The standard affiliate commission rate is 50% per qualified sales before any sales or value added taxes up to a maximum of US$100.00.
I haven't launched my site yet. Can I apply?
Yes, you may apply, however we have to see your Web site or the draft of your newsletter in order to approve it for the SEO Studio Affiliate Program.
Do you accept Web sites outside the US?
Yes. We do accept applications from Web sites outside the U.S. However, all compensation will be paid in U.S. Dollars and you must have a PayPal account.
I am under 18. Can I participate in the SEO Studio Affiliate Program?
No. You must be 18 years of age or older to participate in the SEO Studio Affiliate Program.
How do you track my compensation?
If you are approved as our affiliate, you will receive a unique affiliate code. You will use this unique code in URLs linking to SEO Studio and we will track your compensation based on this code. For more details on creating links to SEO Studio, go to our Coding and Artwork page. Once your application is approved, you will be given information on how to get up to the minute results on your affiliate account.
Do affiliates get paid for repeat visits?
Affiliates get paid for every sale generated through their link to SEO Studio for up to 364 days after clicking on the Affiliate link, however, if a customer later uses a link with someone else's ID on a repeat visit, you will not get credit for the repeat sale. The last link with an ID will be used and credited for the sale.
How often will I receive my reports?
Online reports can be found on our website by logging in your SEO Studio Affiliate Account. The login information will be sent to you when you sign up and are approved. Once you are approved and logged in, you can get an instant update on your account including the number of click-ins, downloads, sales, revenue and compensation generated.
How often will I be paid?
Your account must have a balance of at least $39.50. Otherwise, credit will be applied to any future purchases at SEO Studio. Commissions will be paid via PayPal in US currency within ten days of the first of the month for commissions due in the past 30 days. For example, commissions for sales made during May will be sent out on or before the 10th of July. This is necessary to allow sufficient time for our customers to exercise our 30 day money back guarantee option.
How can I increase my sales?
There are a number of ways to improve the performance of your links to SEO Studio. As an affiliate, you will automatically receive the Affiliate Program Newsletter with helpful hints and ideas. In addition, you can subscribe to the SEO Studio Newsletter that is sent periodically. It includes the latest news from SEO Studio as well as announcements of special sales and product additions. For more details, visit our Helpful Hints page.
Can I use e-mail to increase my sales?
The use of targeted e-mail to generate sales is a good way to increase profit. However, please bear in mind that unsolicited mass-mailing (i.e. SPAMMING) which contains links to SEO Studio is not permitted and is grounds for immediate termination of Affiliate status. For more details on the correct use of e-mail, visit our Helpful Hints page.
When I click on my link to SEO Studio, the SEO Studio site comes up, but I don't see my unique code in the URL anymore. Do you still track my compensation?
Yes, we do. Some pages at the SEO Studio family of sites are automatically redirected and your unique code "disappears" from the URL. It's normal and we still track all the transactions made regardless of number of pages you visited.
Can I link to different pages?
Yes. Just about every page on the SEO Studio family of sites is available to link to. For more detail on creating links to SEO Studio, go to our Coding and Artwork page.
Can I, as your affiliate, download images from the SEO Studio Web site?
Yes. We recommend downloading product images and other artwork from our Web site and displaying them on your site. However, we do not allow changes to these images without our prior approval.
Can I, as your affiliate, download SEO Studio banners from other sites on the Internet?
No, please use only approved artwork and banners appearing on our Coding and Artwork page.