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FAQs

  • Alibaba Cloud Ambassador and Rules
  • Promotion Details
  • Commissions
  • 1. What is Alibaba Cloud Ambassador?

    Alibaba Cloud Ambassador is an affiliate program. The program aims to promote the uptake of cloud technology and drive the growth of the digital world through social media marketing. As an ambassador, you will receive monetary compensations for every new user that you introduce to Alibaba Cloud.

  • 2. What are the promotion rules and commission payment rules of the Alibaba Cloud Ambassador program?

    Promotion rules:
    1. Alibaba Cloud generates a promotion link for an Alibaba Cloud ambassador (hereinafter referred to as "User A"). User A can publish and distribute this promotion link in various forms. Alibaba Cloud also provides promotional materials on the Alibaba Cloud International site (alibabacloud.com).
    2. After a new user creates an Alibaba Cloud account by clicking the promotion link and after receive coupons, the new user is considered as an invited user (hereinafter referred to as "User B") and is associated with User A for commission payment.
    3. Commission calculation rules:
    1) The Domains service and Alibaba Cloud Academy services are not eligible for this promotion.
    2) If User B places the first order (for a service other than Domains or Alibaba Cloud Academy services) on the International site (alibabacloud.com) within 30 days after account creation, User A can receive USD 10 as a first-purchase bonus regardless of the amount of the order, and 50% of the order amount as the commission, capped at USD 60. For subsequent orders placed by User B within 30 days after account creation, User A can receive a 10% commission that is capped at USD 30.
    3) If User B places the first order on the International site (alibabacloud.com) beyond the 30-day period after account creation, User A can receive USD 5 as a first-purchase bonus regardless of the amount of the order, and 20% of the order amount as the commission, capped at USD 80.
    4) For all invited users that are associated with User A, the number of first-purchase bonuses (USD 10) that User A can receive for the same service with the same specifications is limited to 10 per month. For example, if more than 10 invited users that are associated with User A purchase a specific service with the same specifications as their first orders, the first-purchase bonus (USD 10) applies only to 10 of the invited users.
    5)Domain names and Academy course products do not participate in this activity

  • 4. Which users are not eligible for the Alibaba Cloud Ambassador program or cannot invite users?

    Employees of Alibaba Cloud partners (distributors), internal employees of Alibaba Group, Alibaba Cloud channel partners and their employees, Alibaba Cloud suppliers and their employees, and Alibaba Cloud accounts that are verified as enterprises. Note: If an Alibaba Cloud account that joins the program is later verified as an enterprise, all the bonuses and commissions received by the account are forfeited.

  • 5. How do I send my exclusive promotion link to my friends?

    After you obtain the exclusive promotion link, you can copy and send it to your friends or share it on social media. In addition, you can download promotional materials on the Recommendation Reward Platform. Alibaba Cloud provides a variety of promotional materials tailored for various social media platforms.

  • 6. How do I obtain my exclusive promotion link?

    Log on to your Alibaba Cloud account and obtain your exclusive promotion link on the Recommendation Reward Platform.
    Note: Before you can obtain the link, you must read and agree to the terms of service, add a payment method, and complete verification.

  • 7. Must the invited user purchase the specified services before I can receive my commissions?

    Yes, you can receive commissions only on the orders of eligible services. Alibaba Cloud services other than Alibaba Cloud Domains and Alibaba Cloud Academy services are eligible.

  • 8. Which users are excluded when Alibaba Cloud calculates bonuses or commissions?

    Users who have been previously approached by Alibaba Cloud business outreach (such as CBMs or business partners) or users who are identified as the same person by the system. Users that have pipelines reported are also included. If one of these users is invited, the user is not associated with the ambassador, or the ambassador cannot receive bonuses or commissions even if the user is associated.

  • 1. How do I determine whether a user is associated with an ambassador?

    When an invited user logs on from a promotion link of an ambassador and after received coupons, the user is associated with the ambassador for a promotion period. This period is valid for 30 days and remains valid, During the promotion period, if the user places the first order to purchase an eligible service (subscription), the associated ambassador receives a first-purchase bonus. If a user logs on from the promotion link of an ambassador or directly visits the link as a logon user, and after received coupons, the user is associated with the ambassador, and the promotion period starts. The period is valid for up to 30 days. During this period, if the user who is identified as unique by the system places an order, the ambassador receives a first-purchase bonus. If the user places a subscription order for the first time and is not associated with a different ambassador, the ambassador receives commissions on the order.

  • 2. What measures are available to improve promotions?

    1. Learn promotion skills. For example, you can visit professional groups or forums on webmasters, technologies and data centers, and servers. You can also join promotion groups, such as Baidu Tieba, Baidu Experience, and Zhihu.
    2. Acquire knowledge in IT fields such as cloud computing, coding, and software development. Learn how to host and build websites on Alibaba Cloud and how to operate personal websites or blogs in which advertisements can be embedded and articles and advertorials can be published.
    3. Follow both of the two points. For example, you can find startup companies from industrial parks, promote solutions in tier 3 and tier 4 cities, and communicate with opinion leaders who are well-connected but have not joined the Alibaba Cloud Ambassador program. We recommend that you keep updated with the latest technology. This program offers first-purchase bonuses. The following promotion method is recommended: Attract potential users who can log on from promotion links based on the entry points provided in campaigns. A larger number of potential users leads to more invited users and higher commissions. Then, you can receive more commissions on the upgrade and renewal orders of the invited users.

  • 3. Are all the promotion links shared by ambassadors valid?

    Ambassadors must go to the Recommendation Reward Platform in the Alibaba Cloud Management Console to obtain valid promotion links. If a user logs on from the promotion link and after receive coupons of an ambassador, the user is associated with the ambassador.

  • 4. If an invited user visits the promotion link of a different ambassador, can I still receive commissions?

    If an invited user who has never made a payment to Alibaba Cloud makes a payment after logging on from the promotion link of a different ambassador, the first-purchase bonus is rewarded to the ambassador of the last promotion link the user visits.

  • 5. An invited user logged on from my promotion link and placed an order. Why is it not associated with my ambassador account and why is commission data not found in my ambassador account?

    An ambassador can receive commissions only when the ambassador has invited users. If a user is not associated, the orders of the user are not recorded in the system, and the ambassador cannot receive commissions. Ambassadors must pay attention to the following points during promotions, especially offline promotions: 1. Ambassador must share valid promotion links. 2. Users are not identified as the same person by the system. 3. Invited users are eligible according to the Alibaba Cloud Ambassador Terms. 4. Users are not associated with a different ambassador or have not logged on from a promotion link of a different ambassador.

  • 6. Why are the commissions in my ambassador account zero even after my invited user places an order?

    Commissions are not provided for the following orders: orders of services that are ineligible for the program, orders that do not conform to the conditions in the Alibaba Cloud Ambassador Terms, and renewal orders.

  • 1. Where can I view my commissions?

    Click the profile picture in the Alibaba Cloud Management Console and go to the Recommendation Reward Platform to view details.

  • 2. How are first-purchase bonuses calculated when an invited user places an order?

    The promoted account will create a 30 day promotion period with the ambassador from the date of register and receive the coupon from the cloud Ambassador recommendation page, during the promotion period, the new customer will pay in advance for the first order to purchase the reward product, and the cloud ambassador will receive the corresponding first purchase reward.

  • 3. When can I withdraw my commissions?

    Due to the nature of cloud computing services, the commissions have a 60-day observation period, which starts on the day when the invited users complete the payment. The bonuses and commissions are displayed in User Center but cannot be withdrawn. After 60 calendar days, the status of the bonuses and commissions becomes withdrawable. After you click the Withdraw button, the payment will be made the following month.

  • 4. Are bonuses and commissions taxable?

    Bonuses and commissions are taxable. When bonuses or commissions are transferred to your account, the funds count towards your taxable individual income and must be declared in accordance to local laws and regulations. You can perform the declarations yourself or designate your bank to perform the deductions on your behalf.

  • 1. What is Alibaba Cloud Ambassador?

    Alibaba Cloud Ambassador is an affiliate program. The program aims to promote the uptake of cloud technology and drive the growth of the digital world through social media marketing. As an ambassador, you will receive monetary compensations for every new user that you introduce to Alibaba Cloud.

  • 2. What are the promotion rules and commission payment rules of the Alibaba Cloud Ambassador program?

    Promotion rules:
    1. Alibaba Cloud generates a promotion link for an Alibaba Cloud ambassador (hereinafter referred to as "User A"). User A can publish and distribute this promotion link in various forms. Alibaba Cloud also provides promotional materials on the Alibaba Cloud International site (alibabacloud.com).
    2. After a new user creates an Alibaba Cloud account by clicking the promotion link and after receive coupons, the new user is considered as an invited user (hereinafter referred to as "User B") and is associated with User A for commission payment.
    3. Commission calculation rules:
    1) The Domains service and Alibaba Cloud Academy services are not eligible for this promotion.
    2) If User B places the first order (for a service other than Domains or Alibaba Cloud Academy services) on the International site (alibabacloud.com) within 30 days after account creation, User A can receive USD 10 as a first-purchase bonus regardless of the amount of the order, and 50% of the order amount as the commission, capped at USD 60. For subsequent orders placed by User B within 30 days after account creation, User A can receive a 10% commission that is capped at USD 30.
    3) If User B places the first order on the International site (alibabacloud.com) beyond the 30-day period after account creation, User A can receive USD 5 as a first-purchase bonus regardless of the amount of the order, and 20% of the order amount as the commission, capped at USD 80.
    4) For all invited users that are associated with User A, the number of first-purchase bonuses (USD 10) that User A can receive for the same service with the same specifications is limited to 10 per month. For example, if more than 10 invited users that are associated with User A purchase a specific service with the same specifications as their first orders, the first-purchase bonus (USD 10) applies only to 10 of the invited users.
    5)Domain names and Academy course products do not participate in this activity

  • 4. Which users are not eligible for the Alibaba Cloud Ambassador program or cannot invite users?

    Employees of Alibaba Cloud partners (distributors), internal employees of Alibaba Group, Alibaba Cloud channel partners and their employees, Alibaba Cloud suppliers and their employees, and Alibaba Cloud accounts that are verified as enterprises. Note: If an Alibaba Cloud account that joins the program is later verified as an enterprise, all the bonuses and commissions received by the account are forfeited.

  • 5. How do I send my exclusive promotion link to my friends?

    After you obtain the exclusive promotion link, you can copy and send it to your friends or share it on social media. In addition, you can download promotional materials on the Recommendation Reward Platform. Alibaba Cloud provides a variety of promotional materials tailored for various social media platforms.

  • 6. How do I obtain my exclusive promotion link?

    Log on to your Alibaba Cloud account and obtain your exclusive promotion link on the Recommendation Reward Platform.
    Note: Before you can obtain the link, you must read and agree to the terms of service, add a payment method, and complete verification.

  • 7. Must the invited user purchase the specified services before I can receive my commissions?

    Yes, you can receive commissions only on the orders of eligible services. Alibaba Cloud services other than Alibaba Cloud Domains and Alibaba Cloud Academy services are eligible.

  • 8. Which users are excluded when Alibaba Cloud calculates bonuses or commissions?

    Users who have been previously approached by Alibaba Cloud business outreach (such as CBMs or business partners) or users who are identified as the same person by the system. Users that have pipelines reported are also included. If one of these users is invited, the user is not associated with the ambassador, or the ambassador cannot receive bonuses or commissions even if the user is associated.

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  • 1. How do I determine whether a user is associated with an ambassador?

    When an invited user logs on from a promotion link of an ambassador and after received coupons, the user is associated with the ambassador for a promotion period. This period is valid for 30 days and remains valid, During the promotion period, if the user places the first order to purchase an eligible service (subscription), the associated ambassador receives a first-purchase bonus. If a user logs on from the promotion link of an ambassador or directly visits the link as a logon user, and after received coupons, the user is associated with the ambassador, and the promotion period starts. The period is valid for up to 30 days. During this period, if the user who is identified as unique by the system places an order, the ambassador receives a first-purchase bonus. If the user places a subscription order for the first time and is not associated with a different ambassador, the ambassador receives commissions on the order.

  • 2. What measures are available to improve promotions?

    1. Learn promotion skills. For example, you can visit professional groups or forums on webmasters, technologies and data centers, and servers. You can also join promotion groups, such as Baidu Tieba, Baidu Experience, and Zhihu.
    2. Acquire knowledge in IT fields such as cloud computing, coding, and software development. Learn how to host and build websites on Alibaba Cloud and how to operate personal websites or blogs in which advertisements can be embedded and articles and advertorials can be published.
    3. Follow both of the two points. For example, you can find startup companies from industrial parks, promote solutions in tier 3 and tier 4 cities, and communicate with opinion leaders who are well-connected but have not joined the Alibaba Cloud Ambassador program. We recommend that you keep updated with the latest technology. This program offers first-purchase bonuses. The following promotion method is recommended: Attract potential users who can log on from promotion links based on the entry points provided in campaigns. A larger number of potential users leads to more invited users and higher commissions. Then, you can receive more commissions on the upgrade and renewal orders of the invited users.

  • 3. Are all the promotion links shared by ambassadors valid?

    Ambassadors must go to the Recommendation Reward Platform in the Alibaba Cloud Management Console to obtain valid promotion links. If a user logs on from the promotion link and after receive coupons of an ambassador, the user is associated with the ambassador.

  • 4. If an invited user visits the promotion link of a different ambassador, can I still receive commissions?

    If an invited user who has never made a payment to Alibaba Cloud makes a payment after logging on from the promotion link of a different ambassador, the first-purchase bonus is rewarded to the ambassador of the last promotion link the user visits.

  • 5. An invited user logged on from my promotion link and placed an order. Why is it not associated with my ambassador account and why is commission data not found in my ambassador account?

    An ambassador can receive commissions only when the ambassador has invited users. If a user is not associated, the orders of the user are not recorded in the system, and the ambassador cannot receive commissions. Ambassadors must pay attention to the following points during promotions, especially offline promotions: 1. Ambassador must share valid promotion links. 2. Users are not identified as the same person by the system. 3. Invited users are eligible according to the Alibaba Cloud Ambassador Terms. 4. Users are not associated with a different ambassador or have not logged on from a promotion link of a different ambassador.

  • 6. Why are the commissions in my ambassador account zero even after my invited user places an order?

    Commissions are not provided for the following orders: orders of services that are ineligible for the program, orders that do not conform to the conditions in the Alibaba Cloud Ambassador Terms, and renewal orders.

  • Show More
  • 1. Where can I view my commissions?

    Click the profile picture in the Alibaba Cloud Management Console and go to the Recommendation Reward Platform to view details.

  • 2. How are first-purchase bonuses calculated when an invited user places an order?

    The promoted account will create a 30 day promotion period with the ambassador from the date of register and receive the coupon from the cloud Ambassador recommendation page, during the promotion period, the new customer will pay in advance for the first order to purchase the reward product, and the cloud ambassador will receive the corresponding first purchase reward.

  • 3. When can I withdraw my commissions?

    Due to the nature of cloud computing services, the commissions have a 60-day observation period, which starts on the day when the invited users complete the payment. The bonuses and commissions are displayed in User Center but cannot be withdrawn. After 60 calendar days, the status of the bonuses and commissions becomes withdrawable. After you click the Withdraw button, the payment will be made the following month.

  • 4. Are bonuses and commissions taxable?

    Bonuses and commissions are taxable. When bonuses or commissions are transferred to your account, the funds count towards your taxable individual income and must be declared in accordance to local laws and regulations. You can perform the declarations yourself or designate your bank to perform the deductions on your behalf.

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