Affiliate FAQ

FAQs

Browse our FAQs to find the answer to a range of questions about Shay’s Sticker Shop Affiliate Program.

If you can’t find your question in our FAQs, please email info@shaysstickershop.com with the subject Affiliate Question and we would be happy to answer.

FAQ Category: Shay’s Sticker Shop Affiliate Program

What is the Affiliate Program?

Shay’s Sticker Shop Affiliate Program enables website owners, webmasters and entrepreneurs to make store credit commission by promoting Shay’s Sticker Shop. As an affiliate you can earn 15% of sales placed by each customer you refer using your link or coupon codes.

Is Shay’s Sticker Shop Affiliate Program free?

Yes, it is, we want to give back to those who promote our business.

How do I register?

Go to our affiliate registration page and follow the instructions to join the affiliate program.

Do I need to sign an agreement to be an Affiliate?

Affiliates must agree to the terms and conditions of Shay’s Sticker Shop affiliate program before joining.

Will the Shay’s Sticker Shop communicate with me via email?

Yes. Shay’s Sticker Shop will send periodic newsletters with new affiliate updates.

 

FAQ Category: Earnings/ Compensation

What is the payment structure for the Shay’s Sticker Shop Affiliate Program?

When customers you refer, make a purchase on ShaysStickerShop.com website using your link or one of your coupon codes, you’ll earn a store credit commission to use on a future order on www.ShaysStickerShop.com.

How often are affiliates paid?

At the end of each month, a report is generated to determine the total amount of sales each affiliate delivered. Orders are then verified and store credit commissions are paid accordingly on a monthly basis.

How are affiliates paid?

Earnings are paid with a store credit on your Affiliate account. When you have credits available you can add products to the cart. There will be a “pay with store credit” button that will generate a one-time use coupon to apply to that order.

What constitutes a sale?

A sale occurs when a customer has been referred by your website link or used a coupon code, and completes a verified purchase of an eligible product on Shay’s Sticker Shop website, ShaysStickerShop.com.

Once visitors click from my link to Shays Sticker Shop, how long will they be tracked (when do their cookies expire)?

The referral (cookie) period is 30 days. This means that when a customer clicks on a link on your site, and visits our website, a cookie is dropped on his or her browser to indicate that the customer came from your site (or a particular affiliate). In that initial visit, a user may not make a purchase. However, the referral period means that if the customer comes back to ShaysStickerShop.com and make a purchase within 30 days, the affiliate who sent that visitor will earn a commission for that purchase. Please note that coupon codes do not put a cookie on the customers computer.

 

FAQ Category: Eligibility and Applying to the Affiliate Program

Are all websites, individuals and businesses eligible to become Shay’s Sticker Shop affiliates?

We’d like everyone to promote Shays Sticker Shop. However, there are cases where we must disallow certain sites to participate in our affiliate program. We evaluate all affiliate applications and each applicant is sent a notice of acceptance or rejection. Shay’s Sticker Shop reserves the right to reject any affiliate application if we determine, at our sole discretion, that a site is unsuitable for the program. Unsuitable sites include those that:

  • Contain false or misleading content.
  • Contain sexually explicit materials.
  • Promote violence.
  • Promote illegal activities.

We evaluate all applications, and if we reject your application, or you have a questions about applying, please email info@shaysstickershop.com You should also note that if we accept your application and your site is thereafter determined, at our sole discretion, to be unsuitable for the program, we are able to terminate your affiliate membership.

What if I’ve already been rejected from the program when I applied, can I apply again?

Yes, you can apply to the program more than once. Because we review all applications, we recommend that you email us before reapplying so that we can help you identify why you were rejected the first time.

Can I participate in other affiliate programs?

Yes, Shay’s Sticker Shop Affiliate Program is non-exclusive.

Do affiliates require a business license to participate in the program?

No. Shay’s Sticker Shop affiliates may either be an individual or a formal business / company. Upon registration, please let us know how you plan on advertising our products.

 

FAQ Category: Creating/Setting up Links

Can I use Shay’s Sticker Shop logo or content on my site?

Once you have signed up to the affiliate program, you will have access to a wide variety of buttons, banners and text links through your affiliate network. You are welcome to use any of the graphics and text links provided or create your own links using your affiliate link builder.

How many Shay’s Sticker Shop links, banners and discount codes can I display?

Affiliates may place as many links (text links and banners) as they choose. In fact, we encourage affiliates to place multiple Shay’s Sticker Shop links and banners on their site(s). You can also post your coupon codes on your website or social media posts.

Where should I place the links on my site?

You should place links where they are easy for your site visitors to find. Links also receive more activity when they are above the fold on the page. Some areas you may want to place your links include your homepage, your navigation bar and any other high-traffic areas like email and social media. If you place the links in an easily accessible location on your site, your visitors will be more likely to click. Coupon codes will allow users to get a deeper discount when they order.

Can I link to a specific Shay’s Sticker Shop product or category page?

You can link to any page or URL by creating a custom link after signing into your affiliate account.

 

FAQ Category: Reporting

Can I monitor and track my transaction and performance metrics?

Yes, this information is available via your affiliate user interface.

How will Shay’s Sticker Shop know that the registrations came from my site?

When users click on any of the banners or links on your site, a cookie is dropped on the users browser. When that user purchases a product(s) on ShaysStickerShop.com, our page sees the cookie and you will receive commission for that sale. If the customer used one of your coupon codes that code is linked to their order and your account. The system will show the order connected to you.

How do I end my affiliate membership?

Please email us info@shaysstickershop.com end your affiliate membership. Please include your Name and email so we can disable your account.