FAQ

DOTGO makes it easy for you to market and resell mobile services. Want to learn more? Start here by having a look at some of the questions frequently asked by developers.

General

What is it?

DOTGO offers two developer programs that allow you to market or resell DOTGO services: The DOTGO Affiliate Program and the DOTGO Reseller Program. The DOTGO Affiliate Program is easy to set up and allows you to earn commissions on sales of DOTGO services. The DOTGO Reseller Program requires more significant set up but permits deeper integration with DOTGO and allows you to purchase DOTGO services on behalf of your clients at a discount.

How do I use it?

To use the DOTGO Affiliate Program, you must register as a DOTGO affiliate. To use the DOTGO Reseller Program, you must register as a DOTGO reseller. Both programs are currently in invite-only beta. Please visit the product pages for both programs to sign up for a beta invite.

Reseller Program
Affiliate Program

What can I do with it?

You can use the DOTGO developer programs to market and resell DOTGO services to your clients. For example, domain name registrars can use the DOTGO developer programs to provide their customers with text-messaging presences to compliment their web presences. Web development companies can use the DOTGO developer programs to offer their clients mobile development services right alongside web development services. And content management system companies can use the DOTGO developer programs to integrate custom mobile applications directly into their content management systems. If your business has anything at all to do with the internet, then chances are that you should be interested in the DOTGO developer programs.

Pricing and Costs

How much does it cost?

Participation in the DOTGO Affiliate Program is free. Participation in the DOTGO Reseller Program costs $199.99 per month.

What is the affiliate commission?

The affiliate commission is a 20% commission on all sales generated by customers referred to DOTGO by a DOTGO affiliate. All DOTGO affiliates are eligible for the affiliate commission. Commissions are awarded on sales generated within 30 days of the date of a referral and continue indefinitely on all subscriptions and subscription renewals purchased by the referred customer.

What is the reseller discount?

The reseller discount is a 50% discount on DOTGO services purchased by a DOTGO reseller on behalf of its clients. All DOTGO resellers are eligible for the reseller discount.

Affiliate and Reseller Programs

What is the DOTGO Affiliate Program?

The DOTGO Affiliate Program is a program that allows anyone to market DOTGO services for a commission by referring publishers to DOTGO. DOTGO affiliates simply place a link containing their affiliate identifications to dotgo.com and then earn a 20% commission on all sales generated by the customers they refer to DOTGO. DOTGO handles all aspects of customer billing and support. The DOTGO Affiliate Program is the easiest way to get started marketing DOTGO.

What is the DOTGO Reseller Program?

The DOTGO Reseller Program is a program that allows anyone to resell DOTGO services by purchasing services on behalf of their clients at a discount. DOTGO resellers can offer existing DOTGO tools directly from their web sites but also have access to the powerful DOTGO Reseller API, which allows them integrate DOTGO into their existing web sites and content management systems, to create custom DOTGO tools, and to directly control client CMRL. DOTGO resellers purchase DOTGO services at a 50% discount. DOTGO resellers handle all aspects of customer billing and support. The DOTGO Reseller Program is the most powerful and flexible way of reselling DOTGO.

Must I participate in the DOTGO Reseller Program to resell DOTGO services?

Yes, according to the DOTGO Terms of Service, you must participate in the DOTGO Reseller Program to resell DOTGO services.

How hard is it to set up and integrate with the DOTGO developer programs?

The DOTGO Affiliate Program is easy to set up and integrate with. In the simplest instance, you can register as a DOTGO affiliate, place a special link to DOTGO on your web site or in your marketing emails, and immediately begin to earn commissions on sales of DOTGO services. To register as a DOTGO affiliate, request an invite to the program.

The DOTGO Reseller Program requires more significant set up but permits deeper integration with DOTGO. In the simplest instance, you can register as a DOTGO reseller, implement one or more DOTGO services with the DOTGO Reseller API, implement a method of billing your customers, and immediately begin to purchase DOTGO services on behalf of your clients at a discount. Some familiarity with web programming is required to participate in the DOTGO Reseller Program. To register as a DOTGO reseller, visit the beta invite page.

Who handles client billing?

With the DOTGO Affiliate Program, DOTGO handles all aspects of client billing. With the DOTGO Reseller Program, the reseller handles all aspects of client billing.

Who provides client support?

With the DOTGO Affiliate Program, DOTGO provides all aspects of client support. With the DOTGO Reseller Program, the reseller provides all aspects of client support.

What is the DOTGO Reseller API?

The DOTGO Reseller API is a software interface to DOTGO that allows you to integrate DOTGO into your existing web sites and content management system, to create custom DOTGO tools, and to directly control client CMRL. To learn more about the DOTGO Reseller API, check out the DOTGO Reseller Program.

Next Steps

How do I learn more?

To learn more, visit the Reseller and Affiliate product pages.