Participation in the MDDHosting, LLC [hereafter referred to as "MDDHosting" or "MDDHosting.com"] affiliate program constitutes agreement to these terms.

 

THESE TERMS OF USE PERTAIN TO AN INDIVIDUAL AND/OR COMPANY'S USAGE AND PARTICIPATION IN THE MDDHosting AFFILIATE PROGRAM. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO EDIT, CHANGE, AND AMEND THESE TERMS AT ANY TIME. BY PARTICIPATING YOU AGREE TO THE FOLLOWING TERMS:

1.) Joining the Program

By requesting affiliate status you will automatically become a MDDHosting affiliate. Your participation in the program is solely for this purpose: to legally advertise the MDDHosting.com site and products and receive a commission on sales generated by your referrals. You also agree to receive periodic mailings to affiliates regarding the MDDHosting.com affiliate program.

2.) Revokation of Affiliate Status

Your affiliate application and status in the program may be suspended or terminated for any of the following reasons: Inappropriate advertisements (False claims, misleading hyperlinks), Spamming (mass email, mass newsgroup posting, etc...), Advertising on sites containing/promoting illegal activities, Violation of intellectual property rights (copying MDDHosting.com material), or for no reason at all at our discretion.

3.) Linking to MDDHosting.com

You may use graphic and text links both on your website and emails. MDDHosting.com may also be advertised "offline" in classified ads, magazines, and newspapers. You may use the graphics and text provided to you by MDDHosting.com, or you may create your own as long as they are deemed appropriate under section 2 of this agreement.

4.) Affiliate Commissions

You will be paid referral fees for every MDDHosting.com product purchased with paypal.com, credit card, and offline check or money orders. This referral fee varies by product and does not apply to dedicated server purchases. Affiliate commissions can be paid via PayPal or Check with a minimum required commission value of $100.00 for payment. Withdrawal can be requested from the Affiliates section of our Billing and Support system. There is a 60 day hold on all affiliate commissions to catch and prevent fraud. If the referred product was refunded, the membership cancelled, or money was reimbursed, MDDHosting.com reserves the right to deduct the appropriate commissions from the affiliate's account. MDDHosting.com does not give a commission when an affiliate makes a MDDHosting.com purchase and generates a commission for themselves. MDDHosting.com does give commissions when an affiliate makes a purchase and generates a commission for a different affiliate. Affiliate accounts which have been suspended or terminated may, at our discretion, have some or all referrals invalidated and the account balanced adjusted accordingly. The Commission Rate is subject to change from time to time, upon e-mail notice to you and commencing the 30-days following such notice.

5.) Commission Rates

Shared Web Hosting Purchase - $15
Reseller Web Hosting Purchase - $25
Premium Web Hosting Purchase - $25
Virtual Private Server Hosting Purchase - $25

6.) Affiliate Tracking

After signing up for the program you will receive a unique affiliate URL within the affiliate control panel which you will use to advertise our website and services. When someone clicks through this URL a cookie will be set in their browser with your affiliate ID and their IP address will also be logged with your affiliate ID. During that visit to our website or any later visit within 90 days, when a purchase is made the commission will be given based on the existence of the cookie or a match of the IP address in the database.

7.) Terms of The Agreement

These terms will begin upon your signup with the affiliate program and will end when either you or MDDHosting terminates your affiliate status. The terms of this agreement may be modified at any time by MDDHosting. If any modification is unnacceptable to you, your only choice is to terminate your affiliate status. Your continuing participation in the program will constitute your acceptance of any change.

8.) Indemnification

You herebyagree that you shall defend, indemnify, save and hold MDDHosting harmless from any and all demands, liabilities, losses, costs and claims, including reasonable attorney's fees asserted against MDDHosting, its agents, its customers, officers and employees, that may arise or result from any service provided or performed or agreed to be performed or any product sold by customer, its agents, employees or assigns. Customer agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless MDDHosting against liabilities arising out of; (1) any injury to person or property caused by any products sold or otherwise distributed in connection with MDDHosting; (2) any material supplied by customer infringing or allegedly infringing on the proprietary rights of a third party; (3) copyright infringement and (4) any defective products sold to customers from MDDHosting's server.

9.) Liability

MDDHosting.com will not be liable for indirect or accidental damages (loss of revenue, commissions) due to affiliate tracking failures, loss of database files, and any results of "intents of harm" to the program. We make no claim that the operation of MDDHosting.com will be error-free and will not be liable for any interruptions or errors.

10.) Arbitration

By participating in this affiliate program, you agree to binding arbitration. If any disputes or claims arise against MDDHosting or its subsidiaries in conjunction with this program, such disputes will be handled by an arbitrator of MDDHosting's choice. All decisions rendered by that arbitrator will be binding and final. You are also responsible for any and all costs related to such arbitration.