Affiliate Program FAQ (28 Articles)

Am I allowed to bid for SiteGround related keywords on Google?

Affiliates are not allowed to bid on keywords and phrases containing the "SiteGround" trademark or any variations of the trademarked term on Pay per Click or Pay per Impression campaigns on the search engines (Google, Yahoo, MSN, Ask, Bing) without prior approval by The Company. You find this article useful? Click here to learn more […]

Am I allowed to buy a hosting account myself?

Yes, you are allowed to puchase a web hosting account at Please note that no affiliate commission can be paid to you for this account. You find this article useful? Click here to learn more about SiteGround web hosting experts and what else we can do for you!

Am I allowed to advertise discounted offers?

Your affiliate URL links to a predefined web hosting offer. You are allowed to advertise only it. If a customer using your affiliate link purchases a service other than the predefined one, it might be not recognized. You find this article useful? Click here to learn more about SiteGround web hosting experts and what else […]

For which hosting products will I receive commissions?

Affiliates get paid for sales for any of the following hosting services: shared hosting, shared PLUS hosting, Semi Dedicated, Cloud VPS, Dedicated, Reseller Packages. Other hosting services sales such as domain names or additional features are not subject to commissions. There is no limitation for the billing cycle of the sale - SiteGround pays even […]

Am I allowed to create and use my own banners?

In order to use your own promotional materials for advertising SiteGround web hosting services, you have to get our explicit written permission, and you have to use the destination link with your unique referrer ID from your Affiliate Area. Be sure to check the Banners & Links available in your Affiliate Area. If you need […]

Do I have to record my commissions with the IRS?

Since Inc. is a Panama based company we do not require that you file your commission with the IRS according to your local and federal governing laws. Visit our Affiliate Program page and sign up today! You find this article useful? Click here to learn more about SiteGround web hosting experts and what else […]

Where can I read your Affiliate Program Terms of Service?

Please click here to read our Affiliate Program Terms of Service. If you have questions regarding the ToS, please contact us via the Contact Us tab in you Affiliate Area or from the Contact us link on our Affiliate Program page. You find this article useful? Click here to learn more about SiteGround web hosting […]

When and how often will I be paid?

Your commissions are paid on Wednesday of every week following the first 30-40 days after the sale. The registered web hosting account with us must be currently active and paid up to date at the time of payout. There is no minimum balance limit to reach before you get paid. For example, if you make […]

What if I need a specific banner size?

Please contact us through the Contact Us Tab in your Affiliate Area and describe the banner you need. You should specify: Banner size (width x height in pixel) Dynamic or static banner Web hosting product you would like to advertise (e.g. Web Hosting, Joomla Hosting, WordPress Hosting etc.) We will do our best to create […]

How do I get banners and text links for affiliate ads?

All banners and affiliate links with your unique affiliate link are placed in your Affiliate Area in the Banners & Links section. To get banners and text links, follow these steps: If you haven't already done so, sign up for the SiteGround Affiliate Program. Log in to the SiteGround Affiliate Area. Click Banners & Links. […]

What technical skills do I need to have?

We provide all HTML code for links and banners that are needed to start promoting our services. You only have to copy and paste the codes in your website or email and start earning commissions. You find this article useful? Click here to learn more about SiteGround web hosting experts and what else we can […]

What about customers who have their cookies disabled?

Unfortunatelly if a customer has their cookies disabled this will prevent us from tracking the real referral of the sale. But don't worry! Studies show that a very small amount of users disable or delete cookies. Your chance of generating a successful sale is over 99%. Visit our Affiliate Program page to learn more and […]

How will I be paid?

Your affiliate commission will be paid via PayPal. Transaction fees may apply. You need to specify a valid PayPal account when you sign up for our Affiliate Program. Additionally you can change your PayPal address later on from here: Log in to the SiteGround Affiliate Area. Click Billing settings. In the PayPal address field enter […]

How much can I earn with your Affiliate Program?

There is no limit on your earning. As long as the sales you send to us are made legitimately, we will pay for them. Your monthly commission is determined by the total number of sales generated during a calendar month. We pay per sale depending on your currency: USD AUD GBP EUR 1 and 5 […]

How do I monitor my sales activity and commissions?

SiteGround offers detailed statistics about the traffic and sales you generate as an affiliate. In order to check your statistics you need to log in to your Affiliate account and go to the Stats & Reports tab in your Affiliate Area top menu. From here you will be able to track the status of your […]

How do I sign up to be a SiteGround Affiliate?

Please visit our Affiliate Program Signup page and fill out the required information. It takes only few minutes. Everyone can sign up for the program, no hosting account purchase or upfront payments is required. Once you have signed up, you will be able to log in at You find this article useful? Click here […]

How do you track my sales?

The SiteGround Affiliate Program uses cookies to track and record sales made through your referral link. Our tracking cookie is valid for 60 days and is awarded on a last click basis. If a visitor comes to our website by clicking on your affiliate link and makes a purchase, your cookie will overwrite other affiliate […]