Summary

Ski Total, the Ski Chalet Specialist, offers a superb range of high quality catered chalets and Chalet Hotels in 18 of the premier Alpine ski resorts in Austria, Italy and France.

Primary Region

United Kingdom

Payments

Attribution Period (Cookie Length)

30 Days

1.    Disputed transactions
Affiliates must raise commission queries via the Ski Total Affiliate Team within seven days of an expected payment.

2.    Search Engine Marketing & PPC Activity
Ski Total runs its own Search Engine Marketing and PPC campaigns. As such, we do not work with PPC affiliates. You are, of course, still permitted to send traffic directly to your website via PPC campaigns, whilst adhering to Ski Total's Terms and Conditions below.

a)    Keyword bidding: We do not allow affiliates to bid on keywords containing Ski Total registered names or keywords that resemble Ski Total terms. These keywords include, but aren't limited to: Ski Total, Ski Total ski, Ski Total skiing, Ski Total holidays, Ski Total 2015/2016 etc, Ski Total offers, Ski Total late deals, Ski Total travel agents, www.skitotal.com, Ski Total inclusive, Ski Total short breaks, Ski Total Ireland.

b)    Misspellings: We do not allow affiliates to bid on keywords containing or resembling common misspellings of the Ski Total brand terms.

c)    Long Tail Keywords: We do not allow our affiliates to use the keywords mentioned above as part of "long tail" or “branded term + generic term” key phrases e.g., ski total skiing special offers, ski total chalets tignes, ski total late deals Austria.

d)    Negative Keywords: Ski Total would like to remind publishers about the dangers of Google’s extended/expanded broad match functionality. In order to meet our Programme Terms and Conditions you must include the following terms as negative broad match keywords: Ski Total, Ski Total travel, Ski Total holidays, Ski Total ski, Ski Total skiing, www.skitotal.com.

e)    Outbidding: You must not display PPC adverts that appear in a higher position than those from Ski Total’s own PPC Campaigns. If adverts placed by you outrank adverts from a Ski Total campaign, you should immediately lower the CPC bid upon Ski Total’s request.

f)    PPC Display URLs: You may not use any Ski Total name, domain (including but not limited to www.skitotal.com or any Ski Total country-specific domain or sub-domain (e.g. or uk.skitotal.com) as the display URL in a PPC advert. This includes domain names that combine a Ski Total registered name with any combination of additional letters, numbers, words, phrases or other characters. This restriction includes domain names containing any misspelling or other variation of any Ski Total registered name which may be misleading. In addition, the use of Ski Total in the domain after .com is not to be used in any PPC advertising (e.g. www.domain.com/skitotal).

g)    PPC advert copy: Please do not use PPC advert copy containing any Ski Total registered name. This includes advert copy that combines a Ski Total registered name with any combination of additional letters, numbers, words, phrases or other characters. This restriction includes advert copy containing any misspelling or other variation of any Ski Total registered name which may be misleading.

h)    Direct linking: PPC adverts should only ever link directly to your website, not re-direct to any Ski Total domain, and be represented solely as an affiliate of Ski Total. Direct linking to skitotal.com through PPC is strictly forbidden.

i)    Other Pay Per Click Advertising: The above terms apply to all Pay Per Click activity. In addition to Paid Search, this also includes but is not limited to Social Media advertising, comparison site advertising, directories, online databases and other pay per click text listings.

3.    Ski Total Display Advertising
Ski Total runs its own Display Advertising campaigns and will provide creatives for affiliates’ use. You are also permitted to develop your own creatives, whilst adhering to Ski Total's Terms and Conditions.

a)    Ski Total Advert Creatives: All adverts are designed to be placed on your website, not for media buys. Any media activity must be authorised with prior written consent from Ski Total. In short: advertising campaigns (pop-ups, pop-unders, "blind network" campaigns etc...) are not permitted without express permission from Ski Total.

b)    Your advert creatives: You are permitted to develop your own creatives but they must be authorised with prior written consent from Ski Total. Creatives and use of Brand logo must adhere to Ski Total Brand guidelines and you must represent yourself solely as an affiliate of Ski Total. You are not permitted to pass yourself off as Ski Total.

4.    Email marketing
Ski Total understand that you may communicate with your users via email. You are permitted to include Ski Total’s creatives and links within your email communications but any use of creative you have developed yourselves must be authorised by prior written consent from Ski Total. Creatives and use of Brand logo must adhere to Ski Total Brand guidelines. You are not permitted to pass yourself off as Ski Total and you must represent yourself solely as an affiliate of Ski Total.

5.    Social Media
Ski Total is active in multiple Social Media communities and so we ask that you do not create groups, specific profiles or web pages in social communities just to promote Ski Total products. We understand that you may have your own social media profiles.

a)    Your social media profiles: You are not permitted to pass yourself off as Ski Total and you must represent yourself solely as an affiliate of Ski Total. Creatives and use of Ski Total Brand logo is permitted but must adhere to Ski Total Brand guidelines. Any use of your own creatives they must be authorised by prior written consent from the Ski Total Affiliate Team.

b)    Your social media communications:  You are not permitted to pass yourself off as Ski Total but you must represent yourself solely as an affiliate of Ski Total. Creatives and use of Ski Total Brand logo is permitted but must adhere to Ski Total Brand guidelines. Any use of your own creatives they must be authorised by prior written consent from Ski Total. Paid Search / PPC Terms and Conditions (2 a) – 2 i) equally apply to Social Media.

6.    PR Policy and Press Releases
Whilst Ski Total recognises the importance of promoting your site and its affiliation with Ski Total to drive customers from your site to skitotal.com, we request that all affiliates do not mention Ski Total in press releases or written promotional materials without prior written consent from Ski Total.

7.    Coupons, Promotional Codes and Voucher Code Websites
Ski Total reservations system does not currently work with promotional codes. If coupons and promotional codes are made available in the future, publishers may only use those provided exclusively through the affiliate program.  If you are found to be promoting unauthorised discount codes, commissions will be withheld and you may risk suspension from the Ski Total Affiliate Program.

8.    Cashback Websites
Due to Ski Total's sales channel pricing strategy, cashback is currently not a marketing/sales promotion option for affiliates.

9.    Other Terms and Conditions
a)    Mimicking Ski Total: We kindly ask that you do not display adverts or content imitating or mimicking Ski Total, suggesting that your ad is served by Ski Total in any way or overtly using the Ski Total registered name or brand to attract traffic without the purpose of promoting Ski Total affiliate sales. You are not permitted to pass yourself off as Ski Total but you must represent yourself solely as an affiliate of Ski Total.

b)    Landing pages:  All clicks must first land on the publisher’s site. The user must click from the publisher’s site to www.skitotal.com. Clicks must never land directly on www.skitotal.com without landing first on the publisher’s site. Overlays and masked URLs are NOT permitted.

c)    Unacceptable Content: In order to work with Ski Total, your site(s) cannot be associated with any racist, overtly political, vulgar or sexual content that Ski Total deems offensive. You must remove all content deemed offensive by Ski Total within 24 hours of being notified by the Ski Total Affiliate Team.

d)    Use of Logos and Registered Names: The Ski Total logo and Ski Total owned images cannot be altered or changed. If you require a certain logo or image size that is not available please contact us directly. Use of Ski Total Brand logo is not permitted without prior consent from Ski Total/Affiliate Window and must adhere to Ski Total Brand guidelines.

10.    Changes to Terms and Conditions
Ski Total reserves the right to withdraw or amend these Terms and Conditions at any time. Changes will be communicated to affiliates who must adhere to amended Terms and Conditions within 7 days.