Affiliate Scheme



For over 45 years Cicerone has been publishing walking, climbing, cycling guides covering UK, Europe and Worldwide. in addition to publishing around 320 inspiring guidebooks, Cicerone delivers a great web site selling both printed and eBook versions of our guidebooks.

Our affiliate program provides commission on sales via our online shop:

Guidebooks, eBooks and individual routes - whether visitors to your site are walkers, trekkers, backpackers, cyclists or mountaineers, there's bound to be something in our range to catch their eye.


So how do I become a Cicerone Affiliate?

If you are in the travel, outdoor, or other suitably related market, then we would love to hear from you. 

Email us in the first instance, and tell us a little bit about your company and website. Please include the following information:

  •  your contact details, including daytime telephone number and email address
     
  •  the URL(s) that you propose to promote Cicerone guides along with placement information
     
  •  a profile outline of visitors to your site and average monthly visits for the last 6 months

If your application to become a Cicerone affilliate has been approved, then we will contact you to arrange the start of your affiliate programme, and provide you with all necessary links and graphics.

Commission

  • Cicerone provides a flat commission of 10% for affiliates
     
  • 30 day cookie


Our commitment:

Cicerone guides are written by outdoor people, for outdoor people. We work closely with our readers, as well as authors and specialist outdoor organisations, to select and publish guides covering both popular and new exciting areas.

We are committed to provide a strong incentive for shoppers to purchase via our site. As such we regularly have special exclusive offers for customers and free UK postage. And don't forget Cicerone eBooks are only available from our website.


Terms and conditions:

If you are interested in becoming an Cicerone affiliate then:

  •  We will provide you with suitable graphics and links to our web site.
  •  You may deep link to a particular category or individual category
  •  Cookies will last for 30 days
  •  In the near future we will be providing product feeds which will include links to front covers, current price, availability, deep link to the book detail page and short descriptions
  •  In the coming months we hope to provide an affiliate portal so that affiliates can review sales and commissions online
  •  You will not be able advertise online using adwords in Google, online advertisers or other search engines using the words Cicerone, Cicerone Press or other derivations
  • Online advertising must not refer to the being the official Cicerone web site or similar
  • Commission will only be paid on net sales (ex VAT for eBooks and shipping for International orders)
  • Cicerone reserve the right to update the terms and suspend an affiliate account should the need arise


Payments:

  • Cicerone will provide a quarterly report of sales resulting from your affiliate account.
  • Payments will be made quarterly, with a review after 6 months.
  • The minimum payment will be for £20 and payments will only be by BACS transfer to your bank account.


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