FAQs: Register.com Affiliate Program

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Basic Information

What is the Register.com® Affiliate Program?
The Register.com affiliate program is a way for you to make money from your website, email newsletter or blog.
How does it work?
All you need to do is place Register.com logo, banner ads or text links that we provide to you on your website, email newsletter or blog. When your visitors click on our logo, banners or text links and buy new Register.com products, you will get paid on those sales.

Becoming an Affiliate

How do I join your program?
It's easy! Just sign up below for our Register.com Affiliate Program or if you are already an Impact Radius publisher, just login and apply to our program through your publisher account.
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What type of websites do you accept as an affiliate?
We typically approve sign ups from affiliates whose websites target small businesses and/or sell web-based products. We review each affiliate request carefully and acceptance to our affiliate program is determined on a case-by-case basis. We do not accept websites that we find objectionable, such as websites with explicit language and content that promotes violence or sexually explicit material.
Does it cost anything to join your program?
No, joining our affiliate program is completely free.
I live outside of the U.S. Can I be an affiliate?
Yes, we do accept non-U.S. websites as our affiliates. We serve customers around the world and international customers can purchase any of our products. We also offer over 100 country specific domain names, such as .co.uk, .eu and .in. To join the program as an international affiliate please sign up with Impact Radius.
Can I sign up as an affiliate while my website is under construction?
We're sorry, but we will need to review your website as a part of the affiliate review process. So please sign up as an affiliate when your website is active and live with no under construction, coming soon or parked pages.
Who are some of your affiliates?
We have a wide variety of websites as our affiliates, such as websites that target small businesses, websites that promote Web-based products and websites that offer online coupons.


How much can I earn as a Register.com affiliate?
You can earn commissions from 10% of the net sales amount, to $200/sale based on the specific products sold.
How do I know how much I've made as your affiliate?
You can see your real-time commissions by logging in to your Affiliate Program account.
How do you track my commissions?
As a Register.com affiliate, you will be assigned a unique affiliate ID. This ID allows us to identify customers coming from your website so we can credit you with your well-deserved commissions. In order for you to receive proper credit for online sales that you refer to us, sales must be processed exclusively through Register.com affiliate banner ads and text links, which you can get by logging in to your Affiliate Program account.
How do I get paid?
You will receive payments of your commissions via direct deposit or check. You can easily set up your preferred payment method (direct deposit or checks) in your Affiliate Program account.
What if a sale referred from my website doesn't show up in reporting?
We will work with you to resolve this as quickly as possible. Please log into your affiliate account and provide the following information: Order ID, sale amount and date of sale. Please remember that the purchase must be made within 30 days of the click on your banner or text link.

Promoting Register.com Products

Which Register.com products can I promote on my website?
We have a wide selection of products that you can promote on your website as a part of the affiliate program. Some examples are domain name, web hosting, website builder tools, ecommerce stores, personalized email and SSL certificates.
Can I place your logo, banners and text links on multiple websites?
Yes, you can place our logo, banner ads and text links on multiple websites.
What type of promotions can I do as a Register.com affiliate?
You can promote Register.com through banner ads and text links on your website, paid search/SEM, social media, email marketing and other marketing channels, as long as you follow our guidelines. If you promote us through paid search/SEM, please include a prominent reference in your ads that you are an affiliate of Register.com. If you promote us through email marketing, you need to comply with all Federal, State and local laws on email marketing, including the CAN-SPAM Act. Please read our terms and conditions in your Affiliate Program account for more details on promoting our products.
Can I bid on Register.com in paid search/SEM?
No, please do not bid on Register.com or other brand and trademark terms in paid search/SEM. You are welcome to bid on non-trademark and non-brand terms in paid search/SEM.
Can I do direct linking in paid search/SEM?
No, please do not direct link to Register.com website in paid search/SEM. You may link to your website or blog in paid search/SEM.