Use of Digital Display Zone is subject to the following "Terms and Conditions". You must agree with these to continue using our Advertising Network. Changes to our site policies may be made without notice.
1. Description of service
Digital Display Zone centralizes the advertisers who wish to promote products or services online and the publishers who are eager to generate revenue.
“Digital Display Zone” means the advertising network owned and operated by www.ddzones.com.
”Advertising Material” means the text, graphics, logos, designs, trademarks and copyrights for any type of advertising including, but not limited to, buttons, banners, text-links, pop-ups, and pop-unders is created by an advertiser.
“Advertiser(s)” means one or more customers which create the Advertising Material, and authorizes Digital Display Zone as its agent to include it on the Publisher’s Site(s).
“Insertion Code” means the code in which Publishers are permitted to use Advertising Material delivered to the Publisher’s Site(s).
“Impressions” means the number of times Advertising Material is served to a person visiting the Publisher’s Site(s).
“Order” means an insertion order that is submitted and is accepted by Network Owner.
"Publisher Earnings" means the total revenue generates by running advertising campaigns for Publisher using the Advertising Materials.
"Campaign metric" (i.e. CPM, CPC, eCPM, CPV) the performance of the campaign, technology costs, and other factors relating to the campaign, the performance of Publisher's site(s).
“Unique Click” means the number of times, as recorded by Digital Display Zone server, a person visiting Publisher's Site(s), as identified by cookie or IP address, clicks on Advertising Material, provided however, that a click on Advertising Material by a particular visitor shall only be counted as a Unique Click once every 24-hour period.
3. Order, Delivery and Adjustment
From time to time, the parties may negotiate the terms of Orders under which Publisher will deliver Advertising Material for advertising campaigns to its Site(s) for the benefit of each Advertiser. Each Order shall specify: the types of inventory to be delivered (i.e. impressions, clicks or other desired actions) and the prices for such inventory.
Publisher shall ensure reasonably delivery of Advertising Material based on the monthly amount.
Advertisers may make adjustment to Orders, via revised insertion orders. These adjustments may include changes in the price at the placement level, changes in the inventory desired at the placement level, or changes in the contracted amount at the placement level.
4. Invoicing and Payment
Within 45 days after the last day of each calendar month for a specific campaign, Digital Display Zone will pay Publisher its Publisher Earnings for Advertising Material actually delivered by Publisher to each of Publisher’s Site(s) approved by Digital Display Zone during the applicable calendar month and for which Digital Display Zone has been paid by the Advertiser in accordance with Advertiser Agreement.
Publisher acknowledges that Digital Display Zone bills its Advertisers, and pays its Publishers, based on actual delivery. Additionally there is a minimum threshold on publisher payments in the amount of $10 dollars and any publisher below this threshold will receive payment when the cumulative reaches the minimum.
Publisher understands and agrees that Digital Display Zone acts solely as an agent for the Advertisers; and that Digital Display Zone shall only be liable to Publisher for Publishers Revenue based on payments from Advertisers that it has received without restrictions that constitute immediately-available funds to Digital Display Zone.
Digital Display Zone agrees to make every reasonable effort to bill, collect and clear payment from the Advertisers on a timely basis.
Digital Display Zone reserves the absolute right not to make any payments if the Publisher violates any of the terms and conditions set forth herein. Digital Display Zone shall not pay for clicks generated from Digital Display Zone house banners.
Publisher shall ensure that invoices display the time period being billed. Publisher shall invoice each campaign separately on a calendar monthly basis, in the month following delivery. Invoices shall be based on actual delivery amounts, not contracted numbers.
Digital Display Zone assumes no responsibility for paying income taxes on behalf of Publisher. By participating in the Network, Publisher assumes complete and sole responsibility for any taxes owed as a consequence thereof.
6. Delivery of Advertising Material
If Publisher is unable to obtain the Advertising Materials from the Digital Display Zone server on a consistent basis, Publisher shall cease delivering Advertising Material and shall contact Digital Display Zone promptly, but in no event more than one business day after the problem first occurred.
Publisher shall place the HTML Insertion Code on all appropriate pages within its Site(s). Publisher shall not alter, sell or disclose the HTML Insertion Code in any way without Digital Display Zone prior written consent. The HTML Insertion Code for Advertising Material may not be used on a web page other than one located at an approved Site and may not be distributed or submitted to any newsgroup, e-mail distribution list, chat room, guest books, or other location which would result in the execution of such code without a bona fide visit to an approved Web Site.
Advertising Material must not be modified from original format without consent from Digital Display Zone. Publisher agrees to use the Advertising Material provided for displaying not more than one ad unit per page view. Advertising Material cannot be placed in email messages. Publisher can not alter, copy, modify, take, sell, reuse, or divulge any computer code for the Advertising Materials.
Digital Display Zone shall have the sole responsibility for calculation of statistics, including Impressions and click-through numbers. Statistics can be deleted every 3 months, without advising users, for letting Network work faster.
Publishing place have to be always visible in the website and the code cannot be placed in rotation with other banners. At any time Digital Display Zone Staff may investigate any Site for violation of this Agreement. If during the investigation publishing place should not been seen publisher will be immediately rejected from the network.
Statistics shall be available to Advertiser and Publisher accounts. Users understand that online statistics may not be 100% accurate and that Digital Display Zone may make adjustments to online statistics at the end of each calendar month to account for, among other things, specific contractual provisions (i.e. bonuses) and statistical errors. In the event that coding on Publisher’s Site(s) generates substantial number of erroneous impression due to a technical problem such as server malfunction, coding alteration or a mistake in entering code, Publisher agrees to respond to the e-mail generated by Digital Display Zone technical support within 48 hours. If Publisher does not respond to this alert, Digital Display Zone reserves the right to (a) withhold payment on all Impressions and clicks delivered after the 48-hour period has expired, or (b) not show any revenue-producing Advertising Material on the relevant Site(s).
8. Fraudulent Impressions or clicks
Any method to artificially and/or fraudulently inflate the volume of impressions or clicks is strictly forbidden. Counts of impressions or clicks will be decided solely on the basis of reports generated by Digital Display Zone Advertising Network. These prohibited methods include but are not limited to: framing an ad-banner's click-through destination, auto-spawning of browsers, blind text links, running 'spiders' against the Publisher's own website, automatic redirecting of users, pop-up windows or any other technique of generating automatic or fraudulent click-throughs and/or impressions. Advertising Material may not be placed on a page which reloads automatically and onto Pay to Promote pages or onto Pay to Click websites.
9. Eligible Site(s) and Publishers informations
Digital Display Zone reserves the absolute right to refuse in its sole discretion to affiliate with any Publisher. Digital Display Zone reserves the absolute right to delete inactive publishers. A publisher is "inactive" when he joined more than 10 days before and have no publishing places. A publishing place is automatically deleted if it does not generate at least one impression in last 7 days. The following are examples of sites that are not eligible for participation:
sites which contain material that infringes the rights of others (including but not limited to copyright and other intellectual property rights) or which promotes copyright piracy (i.e., unauthorized MP3s, roms, 'warez', emulators, or cracks, etc.)
sites with pornography, adult content, sexual or erotic material or sites that contain links to such content.
sites with gratuitous displays of violence, obscene or vulgar language, and abusive content or content which endorses or threatens physical harm
sites promoting any type of hate-mongering (i.e., racial, political, ethnic, religious, gender-based, sexuality-based or personal, etc.)
sites that participate in or transmit inappropriate newsgroup postings or unsolicited e-mail (spam)
sites promoting any type of illegal substance or activity (i.e., how to build a bomb, hacking, 'phreaking', etc.)
sites with illegal, false or deceptive investment advice and money-making opportunities
sites that are under construction, incomplete or with less than 1.000 unique impressions per month
sites with extremely limited audiences or viewership
sites with any type of content reasonable public consensus deems to be improper or inappropriate
sites that contain any content violating Federal privacy laws, including the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act.
At any time Digital Display Zone may investigate any Site for violation of this Agreement.
10. Limitations of liability
You expressly understand and agree that we and our affiliates, agents, partners shall not be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including, but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses, resulting from the use or the inability to use the service.
The Parties represent that they fully acknowledge and agree to the terms of this Agreement.