Performance Network Requirements
- Affiliate networks or performance networks or native ad networks can signup as an affiliate but not as an advertiser. (for more information on native ad network https://www.outbrain.com/native-advertising/ )
- We do not integrate with any network.
- Business Development Policy
- We do not share our advertisers or affiliates
- If you come across networks alert management
Do not approve:
- Cashback – Websites which offer you cashback services when you purchase some product or use their services.
- No Coupon Sites Permitted Details – discount codes and deals, No Arabic and English coupon sites For example: VoucherCodesUAE or CouponCodesME
- Re-targeting partners – re-targeting, or ‘re-marketing’, as Facebook and Google call it, is an advertising technique that allows you to target ads specifically to people who have shown interest in or interacted with your brand.
- Toolbar Affiliates – Affiliates that are using toolbar extensions for affiliate revenue
- Domain names – For example, if a user types airaraba.com instead of airarabia.com The user will be redirected to a parked page or even worse, some random malicious URL.
- No Brand Keyword Bidding, No Misleading, No Pop Ups / Pop Unders / No direct Pop windows
- If didn’t list any of your own websites/or didn’t describe your other promotional methods
- English and arabic mix content type sites with coupon codes
- If the affiliate has signed up before
- If URL has the word coupon, voucher, promocode, promo
- Check page source to find coupon, voucher, promocode, promo
- Gambling/Bingo/Casino/lottery, Interest/ Riba Loans, Alcohol ( Beer/Wine), Adult or Dating, Shisha, Cigarettes/ e-cigarettes, Massage, Haram Websites, Make quick money with work from home schemes,
- Religious – unless Approved by the UAE Government
- From categories that have the least potential to generate revenue
- Mix content type non English or non Arabic sites with codes.
- Landing Pages ( Carefully monitor where the conversions are coming from)
Note (For Pending Affiliates):
- Do not approve or deny pending affiliates without reading notes to them.
- Always add note when denying the affiliates.
- Send mail to pending affiliates that do not have legit site URL
- Followups for Publishers or Affiliates Whose Sites Are Not Working
- If pending affiliates do not respond within 2 days reject them.
- Always change account manager to DCMnetwork support after approving the affiliates