How to Join

  • Share

    Share your referral code with your friends.

  • Register

    Your friend registers and starts building with us

  • Get $20

    Get $20 if your friend's spending reaches $20

  • Get 10% Bonus

    Get extra 10% based on the amount that exceeds $20

You can get a maximum of $300 in cloud credits from each friend that you referred. There is no limit to the total number of referrals.

Start Inviting Your Friends

How to Invite Your Friends

  • Social Media

    Social Media

    Click on the following button to share your referral code to your social channels.

  • Email

    Email

    Click on the following button to share your referral code via email.

  • Personal Blog

    Personal Blog

    Embed your referral code in your blogs to get continuous earning.

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What Your Friends Will Receive

  • $10 Cloud Credit

    No minimum purchase amount required. Applicable to select Alibaba Cloud products and valid for 60 days.

  • $10 OFF $20

    A minimum purchase of $20 is required. Applicable to select Alibaba Cloud products and valid for 60 days.

  • A Free Trial Worth
    $450-$1300

    Start Building with a Free Trial Worth $450 - $1300 USD for 40+ Products

FAQ

  • 1. How can I earn my credit?
    First, invite your friend to register for an Alibaba Cloud account via Your Referral Link. Then, once your friend spends cash (excluding coupons) on Alibaba Cloud, you will get the referral credits accordingly. Credits will be sent to your Alibaba Cloud account in coupons.
  • 2. How much credit can I get after my friend spends cash on Alibaba Cloud?
    1. If your friend spends over $20 in cash within 365 days of registration, you will get $20 in credit.
    2. If your friend spends more than $20 in cash within 90 days of registration, you will receive an additional 10% worth in credit based on the amount of your friend's spending that exceeds $20. You can receive a maximum of $280 for each referral through this method.
    3. You can get a maximum of $300 ($20+$280) worth in credit for each friend you referred.
    4. Refer more friends to get more credits. There is no limit to the total number of referrals.
  • 3. Should my friend purchase specific products or services (in cash) in order for me to earn the credit?
    Yes. The credit is calculated based only on purchases made for the following products: ApsaraDB for MongoDB, ApsaraDB for RDS (Pay-As-You-Go), Content Moderation, Data Transmission Service (Subscription), E-MapReduce, Image Search, Network Attached Storage , Object Storage Service, Table Store (Pay-As-You-Go), ApsaraDB for MariaDB TX (Pay-As-You-Go and Monthly Subscription), Web Application Firewall, AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL (Pay-As-You-Go), SSL Certificates Service, Anti-DDoS Pro, Distributed Relational Database Service (Monthly Subscription), Elastic Compute Service (Pay-As-You-Go), MaxCompute (Subscription), Security Center, Machine Learning Platform For AI, ApsaraDB for Redis (Pay-As-You-Go and Monthly Subscription), Quick BI, and Managed Security Service.
  • 4. When can I receive my credit?
    You will get the credits in coupons, which will be sent to your Alibaba Cloud account on the first week of each month.
    The $20 credits will be sent to your account on the first week of the following month after your friend has spent $20 in cash.
    The 10% extra credits will be sent to your account on the first week of the fourth month from your friend's registration date.
    See Coupons.
  • 5. How do I get my Referral Link?
    Log in to your Alibaba Cloud account and get your Referral Link by navigating to Refer a Friend.
    Note: You can only get your Referral Link after you have completed the verification process with a valid payment method (only support credit card, PayPal account, and PayTM account; Prepayment Balance is not supported).
  • 6. How do I send my Referral Link to my friends?
    After obtaining your Referral Link in the console, you can copy and send it to your friends directly or share it on your social network.
  • 7. What is the validity period of my credit?
    Your referral credit is valid for 365 days from the day you receive it.
  • 8. Which products or services can I purchase with my credit?
    You can use the credit for all products or services on Alibaba Cloud's international site, excluding Simple Application Service, Web Hosting, Domain, Alibaba Cloud DNS, Marketplace products, and other special offers. (Please refer to the credit use rules on the campaign page.)
  • 9. Where can I review my referral status?
  • 10. Are there any requirements to join this program?
    1. You are not eligible if you have multiple accounts.
    2. Users who are using Alibaba Cloud through an agency, reseller and distributor are not eligible.
    3. All other Alibaba Cloud users are eligible.
    Note: To ensure the fairness of this campaign, Alibaba Cloud reserves the right to disqualify users who engage in the following activities on our platform and/or with our services: credit card theft, fraud, bitcoin mining or similar conduct, illegal activities, or any other activity that conflicts with our terms of service.
  • 11. Are there any limits to the number of friends that I can refer?
    There are no limits to the number of friends that you can refer.
  • 12. Are there any benefits for the friends that I referred?
    Yes. Your friends can get $20 worth in cloud credit after registering for an account through Your Referral Link, and completing the verification process with a valid payment method. Learn more.