1-800-FLOWERS.COM® Affiliate Program > Frequently Asked Questions
What is the 1-800-FLOWERS.COM® Commission + Affiliate Network?
The 1-800-FLOWERS.COM® Affiliate Program is a fast and easy way to add e-commerce to your web site and start generating revenue by promoting a highly regarded brand. If you have a web site, you can join the program and earn money by promoting any of our products from your site using the banner links we provide. Each time a visitor clicks from your site to the 1-800-FLOWERS.COM® website and makes a purchase, you earn commission on that sale.
Will I be given commission for driving sales to a store, or by phone?
The affiliate program is only an online revenue driving program; everything is tracked via online links through LinkShare. Unfortunately we cannot properly track referrals from your website to the phone or stores.
What is involved after joining & who is LinkShare?
After your application has been approved, you will receive an e-mail containing your username and password for LinkShare (our 3rd party tool that tracks sales & hosts creative www.LinkShare.com). You will also be given detailed instructions on how to begin pulling our links & offers from LinkShare to upload on your site.
Does 1-800-Flowers.com create a website for me?
No, you will need to already have an established website. There are many sources on the internet and web hosting companies that can help you design one to your liking.
Can I bid on 1-800-FLOWERS.COM® trademarked terms on search engines?
We do not allow our affiliates to bid on our branded terms, misspellings of, or derivatives of the brand name. We also do not allow affiliates to use the trademarked name as part of the display URL.
Where can I find the newest offers to place on my site?
You can find the latest offers to use under the “Create Links” in LinkShare. Each month you will receive a newsletter with links to our newest seasonal & holiday offers. Affiliates must update banners & links on their site on an on-going basis to be sure consumers have the most up to date offers. DRM (Dynamic Rich Media) links are available.
Who does 1-800-Flowers.com want as affiliates?
We encourage all site owners that are looking to generate revenue through their website to apply to our program. However, before you can participate in our program, we will need to approve your site. Mainly we look for sites that:
We will not approve:
Can I change the 1-800-Flowers.com logo or alter the name in any way?
Trademarks may not be altered, modified, amended, or changed in any way. You are only entitled to use the Marks to the extent that this Agreement remains in full force and effect. The use of any such Marks requires the prior written approval of 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, INC. in all instances.