Search Campaigns - Protected SEM Bidding Keywords
All the trademark terms and trademarked plus terms (keywords), and any variations including misspellings, alternate spellings, alternate spacing, or any phrases that include these terms
Search Campaigns - Prohibited SEM Display URL Content
Affiliates may not use our brand name or domain name, or any variation, similar terms or misspelling of our brand name, as the display domain in any search advertisement.
Search Campaigns - Prohibited SEM Ad Copy Content
Affiliates may not use our brand name or domain name, or any variation, similar terms or misspelling of our brand name in PPC ad copy without prior approval from Monoprice.
Search Campaigns - Direct Linking - No
Miscellaneous - Special Instructions
The following only applies to US purchase. Special Instructions - Prohibited Activities: Without explicit consent from Monoprice you will not develop a browser extension to redirect a consumer’s browser to another website via affiliate links. You are prohibited from engaging in any solicitation activities on behalf of us or any of our affiliated companies in (or from) the states of AR, CT, GA, IL, KS, LA, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, NJ, NY, NV, OH, PA, RI, TN, VT, and WA, which activities include but are not limited to: (a) distributing ﬂyers, coupons, newsletters and other printed promotional materials, or electronic equivalents; (b) verbal solicitation (e.g., in-person referrals); (c) initiating telephone calls; (d) sending e-mails that specifically refer to us or our affiliated companies; and/or (e) engaging in social media activities. Posting Monoprice offers on your website and online display and search advertising, and engaging in any of the foregoing solicitation activities that are not undertaken on behalf of us or our affiliated companies, are not prohibited solicitation activities. If you are not sure whether your plans conflict with these rules, please contact us for clarification. Resident Organizations, such as Clubs and Nonprofit Groups: If you are an organization, such as a club or a nonprofit group, you agree to post on your website a badge that contains language as follows: “Our organization does not engage in any solicitation activities in the states of AR, CT, GA, IL, KS, LA, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, NJ, NY, NV, OH, PA, RI, TN, VT, or WA specifically targeting potential customers residing in the states of AR, CT, GA, IL, KS, LA, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, NJ, NY, NV, OH, PA, RI, TN, VT, or WA (including distributing flyers, newsletters and other promotional materials, sending e-mails, initiating telephone calls or making referrals in person) that refer potential customers to the retailers with whom we have links.” Annual Signed Certification: Simultaneously with your assent to these Special Instructions, and no later than 10 calendar days after the end of each year during which you participated in an engagement with us or upon our earlier request, you must provide to Monoprice written certification, signed under penalty of perjury, stating that you have not engaged in any prohibited solicitation activities at any time during the preceding year. If you are an organization such as a club or nonprofit group, you must also certify that your website contains the above-listed notice. The form of certification is as follows. CERTIFICATION OF COMPLIANCE WITH PROHIBITION ON SOLICITATION ACTIVITIES: 1. [INSERT PUBLISHER NAME] certifies that during the 12 months preceding the month in which this certification is executed, it has not engaged in any solicitation activities on behalf of Monoprice or its affiliates or subsidiaries in the states of Arkansas, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Vermont, or Washington, which activities include but are not limited to: (i) distributing flyers, coupons, newsletters and other printed promotional materials, or electronic equivalents; (ii) verbal solicitations (e.g., in-person referrals); (iii) initiating telephone calls; (iv) sending e-mails that specifically refer to us or our affiliated companies; and/or (e) engaging in social media activities; and (v) any other similar activity to solicit sales.
Web Site - Prohibited Web Site Domain Keywords You may not register any domain name that contains our brand name, misspellings, of our brand name or variations of our brand name.
Web Site - Prohibited Web Site Content No banner or link provided through the Commission Junction interface may be distributed through contextual advertising networks such as Google Content without our express written permission
Web Site - Unacceptable Web Sites This includes but it is not limited to, any site that promotes or links to content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, defamatory, obscene, violent, discriminatory, harassing or racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable.
Coupons and Promotional Codes
Publishers may only use coupons and promotional codes that are provided exclusively through the affiliate program
Non-Commissionable Items Excluded Sales: Any sales to accounts assigned to a Monoprice sales representative at the time of sale is not eligible for commission.
Search Campaigns - Special Instructions for Search Marketing Publishers
Monoprice.com allows affiliates to bid on keywords that do not have our protected keywords as noted above. Please add “Monoprice”, “Monoprice.com”, “Monoprice.eu”, “Monoprice.uk”, “Monoprice.de” and misspellings as negative keywords for your campaigns to avoid broad matching. Monoprice.uk, and Monoprice.de allows affiliates to bid on keywords that do not have our protected keywords as noted aboveMonoprice campaign does not help with the missing transactions.