Affiliate Terms and Conditions

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These following terms and conditions apply to individuals who are accessing or using the ARTK12 Affiliate Program (“affiliate program” or “Program”) both as the merchant (“we” or “merchant”) and an affiliate (“you” or “affiliate”) who refers customers to purchase products the merchant.

By participating in the affiliate program, affiliate agrees to use the Program in the manner specified in, and are bound by, these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions in their entirety you are not authorized to register as an affiliate or participate in the Program in any manner.

1. Approval or Rejection of Affiliate Registration

We reserve the right to approve or reject ANY Affiliate Program Registration at our sole and absolute discretion. You will have no legal recourse against us for the rejection of your Affiliate Program Registration.

2. Affiliate Links

Affiliate link is automatically generated, but you can also generate an affiliate link for a specific product or collection. The first person to use an affiliate link is tied to that affiliate, even if they click another affiliate’s link. First come, first served.

Affiliate may also advertise merchant website on online channels such as Facebook, Instagram, etc., or offline through classified channel ads, magazines, and newspapers.

3. Commissions and Payment

Refer any customer to make a purchase on our website, you will get a commission, the amount which is calculated based on our commission structure. Commission amount is dependent on order value and does not include extra fees (tax, shipping cost,…).

For an Affiliate to receive a commission, affiliate will need to specify the payment details in their account, specifically their mailing address. Payments will be mailed at the beginning of each month if your total balance is $100.00 or over. Everyone will be paid at the beginning of the year regardless of the amount they are owed.

Payments will only be sent for transactions that have been successfully completed. The use of the Affiliate Program is subject to a fair use policy which gives the merchant the right to review each and every referral order. Status of commission is displayed in your account, any paid commission will also be listed there. Transactions that result in chargebacks or refunds will not be paid out.

Eligible Products

You can earn commissions on all of our books.

No commissions are paid for gift card purchases or ARTK12 Gear, such as t-shirts, mugs, sweatshirts, buttons, etc.

Commission Schedule

Our current commission schedule is as follows (this can change):

  • Standard (5% – under $500 in ARTK12 Sales)
  • Bronze (6% – $500+ in ARTK12 Sales)
  • Silver (7% – $2,500+ in ARTK12 Sales)
  • Gold (8% – $5,000+ in ARTK12 Sales)

If these amounts changed you would remain at your current level…i.e. you would not be demoted to a lower level, however you will be subject to the newer levels in order to move up.

If you started out and on one day generated over $500.00 in sales for those sales you would still remain at 5%. The next day you would be moved up to the next appropriate level.

4. Marketing tool

We may share promotion media such as banners, our logo or specific promotion for you through the Campaigns tool tab located in your account. You can download the media or get the HTML embed code in order to share on affiliate channels.

5. Cookies

We use a cookies to track people who have clicked on your link, so they need to be using cookies for us to track them.

If a person doesn’t allow cookies or clears their cookies then we can’t track them so we can’t pay earnings on that person’s activity. 

The tracking day will start from the time a customer clicks on the affiliate’s link. Within the cookie time, every order made by this customer at the merchant website will automatically result in commissions to the affiliate (There’s no need for the customer to click on the affiliate link then). Currently cookies are set to last one year.

6. Removal from Affiliate Program

If an affiliate wishes to be removed from the affiliate program, they can do so by contacting ARTK12 at:

ARTK12 also reserves the right to remove any affiliate, at anytime and for any reason. Unpaid balances will be paid at that time.

Affiliate account will be removed immediately for any of the following:

  • Purchasing books for yourself using your affiliate account
  • Creating a vulgar affiliate link. ARTK12 will make that determination.

7. Discontinue the Affiliate Program

We may at anytime and for any reason, discontinue the affiliate program. Unpaid balances will be paid at that time regardless of the amount.

You can always re-visit these Affiliate Program terms and conditions in the future and if you have any questions you can send an email to for support.