Affiliate Program Participation Requirements2017-02-11T21:59:56+07:00

Affiliate Program Participation Requirements

This Affiliate Program Participation Requirements page is part of the Affiliates Terms of Agreement that governs your participation in Klas & Sylph’s Affiliate Program. This page describes requirements and restrictions applicable to you as a Program participant. From time to time, we may modify the participation requirements described on this page in accordance with the Agreement. All capitalized terms used below that are not defined on this page have the meanings given to them in the Agreement.

  1. You shall ensure that your site is not unsuitable, as described in Section 3 of the Agreement.
  1. You shall not display or otherwise use our or our affiliates’ trademarks or logos except solely as expressly permitted under and in accordance with the Agreement.
  1. You shall not remove, obscure, or alter, or make invisible, illegible, or indecipherable to visitors of your site, any “Privacy Information” link or any of our or our affiliates’ trademarks or logos that we may include in the Affiliate Link.
  1. You shall use the Content solely in accordance with the terms of the Agreement. Without limiting the forgoing, You shall (a) use the Content solely to send end users and sales to KS Site and will not link any Content to, or in conjunction with any Content direct traffic to, any page of a site other than the KS Site; and (b) link each use of the Content solely to the related Product detail page or other relevant page of the KS Site and not to any other page.
  1. You shall not engage in any promotional, marketing, or other advertising activities on behalf of us or our affiliates, or in connection with the KS Site or the Program, that are not expressly permitted under the Agreement or a separate written agreement. For example, You shall not engage in any promotional, marketing, or other advertising activities in any offline manner, including by using any of our or our affiliates’ trademarks or logos, any Content, or any Affiliate Link in connection with an offline promotion or in any other offline manner (e.g. in any printed material, mailing, SMS, MMS, email or attachment to email, or other document, or any oral solicitation without our permission. Upon our request, you shall provide us with written certification that you have complied with this Section 5. We will specify the form of, and content required in, that certification in our request. Any failure by you to provide the certification in accordance with our request will constitute a material breach of this Agreement.
  1. Except as agreed between you and us in a separate written agreement referencing this Participation Requirement, You shall not use any Content or Affiliate Link, or otherwise link to the KS Site, on or in connection with any client-side software application (e.g. a browser plug-in, helper object, toolbar, extension, or component or any other application executable or installable by an end user) on any device, including computers, mobile phones, tablets, or other handheld devices, other than Approved Mobile Applications.
  1. You shall not add to, delete from, or otherwise alter any Content in any way without our written approval, except that you may resize the Content consisting of a graphic image in a manner that maintains the original proportions and resolutions of the image or truncate or paraphrase the Content consisting of text in a manner that does not materially alter the meaning of the text or cause the text to become factually incorrect or misleading.
  1. You shall promptly remove from your site and delete or otherwise destroy any Content that is no longer displayed on the KS Site or that we notify you is no longer available for your use.
  1. You shall not use any Content, including any name or likeness embodied in that Content, in a manner that implies a person’s or company’s endorsement or sponsorship of, or commercial tie-in or other association with, any product, service, party, or cause (including by placing unrelated third-party materials in close proximity to the Content) without our written approval.
  1. You shall not seek to purchase or register any Proprietary Terms (as described in Section 7 in the Agreement) for use in any Search Engine; purchase, register, or otherwise use any Proprietary Term as or in a domain or subdomain name; or register or use any Proprietary Term as or in any Affiliate ID or “tag.”
  1. You shall not bid on or purchase keywords, search terms, or other identifiers (including Proprietary Terms) or otherwise participate in keyword auctions on any Search Engine if the resulting paid search advertisements is a Prohibited Paid Search Placement. You may purchase paid search advertisements and submit links to Search Engines to appear in response to a general Internet search query or keyword (i.e., in natural, free, organic, or unpaid search results), so long as you comply with the Agreement and those paid or unpaid search results send users to your site and not directly or indirectly, via a Redirecting Link, to the KS Site.
  1. You shall not offer any person or entity any consideration or incentive (including any money, rebate, discount, points, donation to charity or other organization, or other benefit) for using your Affiliate Link (e.g., by implementing any “rewards” or loyalty program that incentivizes persons or entities to visit the KS Site via your Affiliate Link) without our written approval.
  1. You shall not intercept, record, redirect, read, interpret, or fill in the contents of any electronic form or other material submitted to us by any person or entity.
  1. You shall not request, collect, obtain, store, cache, or otherwise use any account information used by our customers in connection with any KS Site (including any usernames or passwords of KS Site customers).
  1. You shall not modify, redirect, suppress, or substitute the operation of any button, link, or other features of the KS Site.
  1. You shall not use Affiliate links to link to the KS Site from references to items on your site that are not Products.
  1. You shall not take any action that could reasonably cause any customer confusion as to our relationship with you, or as to the site on which any functions or transactions (e.g. search, browse, or order) are occurring.
  1. You shall not include on your site, display, or otherwise use Affiliate Links or Content in connection with any spyware, malware, virus, worm, Trojan horse, or other malicious or harmful code, or any software application not expressly and knowingly authorized by users prior to being downloaded or installed on their computer or other electronic device.
  1. You shall not post or serve any Affiliate Links or other content promoting the KS Site within any pop-up or pop-under windows, transitional page ads, or layer ads around or in conjunction with the display of any site that is not your site.
  1. You shall not include any Affiliate Links in any content that you place on the KS Site (for example, in a customer review, comments, forum, guide, or any other customer-generated context available on the KS Site).
  1. You shall not attempt to circumvent the Affiliate commissions schedule or artificially increase your commissions (e.g. by intentionally featuring, purchasing, or requesting or encouraging any other person or entity to purchase, low-priced items offered on the KS Site, as determined by us, for the purpose of exceeding any commissions threshold.
  1. You shall not attempt to intercept or redirect (including via software installed on users’ computers) traffic from or on, or divert awarded commissions from any site that participates in the Program.
  1. You shall not artificially generate clicks or impressions on your site or create Sessions on the KS Site, whether by way of a robot or software program or otherwise.
  1. You shall not display or otherwise use any of our customer reviews or star ratings, in part or in whole, on your site unless you have obtained a link to that customer review or star rating and you comply with the requirements set forth in the Agreement.
  1. You shall not cloak, hide, spoof, or otherwise obscure the URL of your site containing Affiliate Links (including by use of a redirecting page) or the user agent of the application in which Content is displayed or used such that we cannot reasonably determine the site or application from which a customer clicks through such Affiliate Links to the KS Site.
  1. You shall not knowingly collect, use, or disclose personal information from individuals under the minimum age as required by applicable law.