Publishers participating in our program are bound by the terms and conditions available at http://www.media.net/legal/tos. In addition, all publishers must read and comply with the policies provided below. Media.net reserves the right to change the policies at any time without prior notice to the publisher. The publisher understands that it is their sole responsibility to keep themselves abreast of all policies available here. Media.net reserves the sole right to warn, or without notice, terminate any publisher that is found in violation of these policies. Media.net may make exceptions to any of these policies at their sole discretion.
Our program is currently only open to website(s) with premium content that fulfill the criteria specified below:
Site Structure: Publishers must have a content filled, navigation-friendly site design. Placement of our ads on blank web pages or on web pages with no content is not permitted.
Sites pertaining to the following shall not be approved:
Our program has been designed for sites with premium content. Sites that promote, contain, or link directly to the following types of content shall not be approved.
All impressions must be legitimate and clicks on ads must be genuine and made purely based on user interest. If at any time, we find the Publisher having employed any method to falsely inflate impressions or clicks or their traffic quality falls below our acceptable traffic quality standards or performed any act in violation of the Program policies, we, at our sole discretion, may suspend or terminate individual sites or Publisher accounts with immediate effect.
Invalid Traffic: Publishers shall not drive traffic to their sites through incentivized click programs, spam email marketing, paid-to-surf, autosurf, click-exchange programs, unwanted advertisements on third-party websites, toolbars and other unsolicited software downloads
Some specific prohibitions include (but are not limited to):
Traffic Quality: We are extremely particular about traffic quality on our program as we believe that low quality traffic adversely impacts advertiser's interests. Our compliance and quality monitoring teams carry out comprehensive checks on an on-going basis to ensure high traffic quality standards.
Ad Placement: The Publisher may place the ad only on his site or the sites that were approved. Any revenue generated by the ads on unapproved sites will not be paid to the Publisher. Publisher may only place up to 3 ad tags per page on approved sites. Please consult a Media.net Ad Specialist for any assistance on ad placement.
Publishers shall not:
Ad Code manipulation:
The Publisher may not:
Promotion Programs: Media.net may, at its sole and absolute discretion, run promotions, offers or bonus programs for select publishers. Media.net reserves the right to select and extend this offer to publishers based on its own discretion. The promotion programs may be time bound and Media.net shall have the sole discretion to withdraw any promotion program at any time without any prior notice.
Each publisher is eligible to receive a payout only once unless explicitly offered by Media.net in its promotion programs. All payouts shall be made in Media.net's sole and absolute discretion. All bonus payouts shall be subject to the Publisher adhering to the Terms and Conditions available at http://www.media.net/legal/tos and Program Guidelines available at http://www.media.net/legal/programguidelines.
Media.net may, at its sole and absolute discretion, run referrals/affiliate programs ("Affiliate Programs") for select partners and publishers ("Affiliates"). Media.net reserves the right to select and extend the Affiliate Program to publishers and/or partners based on its sole discretion. The Affiliate Programs may be time bound and Media.net shall have the sole discretion to withdraw any Affiliate Programs at any time without any prior notice.
The following guidelines will be applicable for all Affiliate Programs:
Media.net reserves the right at its sole discretion to modify the foregoing rules at any time. Media.Net reserves the right to take action against any person or entity that does not confirm to these rules.
All payments due to Publishers and/or Affiliates on our program will be made on a net 30 basis for accounts that have accrued at least $100 or more in earnings. For example, if the Publisher's unpaid earnings exceed $100 in March, the Publisher will receive the payment by the end of April. Payments are made via wire transfer or PayPal. Media.net reserves the right to withhold any payments due to the Publisher and/or seek a refund of monies already paid to the Publisher as a result of any non-compliance of any of our policies.
Please note: Media.net will only process payments of Publishers that have provided complete payment details by the 15th of the month where a payment is due. Payments of Publishers that have not provided complete payment details by the 15th shall be processed in the next applicable payout cycle.
Affiliate Program Payments