Advertising Methods and Activities Not Permitted on the Network

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*Blocking or interfering with referrer URL Data transmissions unless pre-agreed in writing
*Blocking or interfering with referrer URL Data transmissions unless pre-agreed in writing
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*Using merchant links to mislead visitors in terms of anything other than carrying out a valid transaction.  This includes carrying out transactions based on malicious or intended deception
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*Using advertiser links to mislead visitors in terms of anything other than carrying out a valid transaction.  This includes carrying out transactions based on malicious or intended deception
*Automatically initiating or conducting transactions
*Automatically initiating or conducting transactions
*Use links to an advertiser site that have not been provided or approved by Affiliate Window  
*Use links to an advertiser site that have not been provided or approved by Affiliate Window  
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*Solicit merchants without prior approval
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*Solicit advertisers without prior approval
*Spamming or the use of unsolicited emailing marketing
*Spamming or the use of unsolicited emailing marketing
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*Distributing any form of incomplete, out-of-date or misleading information regarding merchant goods or services  
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*Distributing any form of incomplete, out-of-date or misleading information regarding advertiser goods or services  
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*The adoption, use or registration attempt of any trademarks or trade names that are confusingly similar to Affiliate Window or any merchant
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*The adoption, use or registration attempt of any trademarks or trade names that are confusingly similar to Affiliate Window or any advertiser
*Asserting copyright, trademark or other intellectual property ownership or other proprietary rights in any IP Materials
*Asserting copyright, trademark or other intellectual property ownership or other proprietary rights in any IP Materials
*The utilisation of any form of click bot
*The utilisation of any form of click bot

Revision as of 13:16, 29 May 2012

The following list provides an overview of advertising methods and activities that are not permitted on the Affiliate Window network:

  • Blocking or interfering with referrer URL Data transmissions unless pre-agreed in writing
  • Using advertiser links to mislead visitors in terms of anything other than carrying out a valid transaction. This includes carrying out transactions based on malicious or intended deception
  • Automatically initiating or conducting transactions
  • Use links to an advertiser site that have not been provided or approved by Affiliate Window
  • Solicit advertisers without prior approval
  • Spamming or the use of unsolicited emailing marketing
  • Distributing any form of incomplete, out-of-date or misleading information regarding advertiser goods or services
  • The adoption, use or registration attempt of any trademarks or trade names that are confusingly similar to Affiliate Window or any advertiser
  • Asserting copyright, trademark or other intellectual property ownership or other proprietary rights in any IP Materials
  • The utilisation of any form of click bot
  • Forcing clicks in any way
  • Grabbing domains or any domain content
  • Using invisible IFRAMES to play code
  • Publishing or sending any advertising that is deemed ‘unfair’ via emails, newsgroups, forums or other telecommunication means


Affiliates must adhere to these guidelines at all time.


Any questions should be directed to the Partnerships Team

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