FAQ’s
What is an affiliate program?
Why should I be a part of it?
Who is Travelguru?
Why the Travelguru Affiliate Program?
How do your customers benefit from it?
What is the commission structure?
How and When do I get my commissions?
Who can join the program?
How do I join the program?
I am already an affiliate member. Can you help me really grow my commissions?
   
 

 

   What is an affiliate program?
     Affiliate marketing is a method of promoting web businesses in which an affiliate is rewarded for every sale provided through his/her efforts.
 We partner with you in providing our cutting edge meta search technology to your site so that users in your site can use the booking engine to  transact hotels online, and you earn at the same time.
 
   Why should I be a part of it?
     Three reasons actually
   
  • Travelguru is India’s largest hotel network – So in one shot you’ve access to over 4000 hotels in 350 cities in India and 72,000 hotels across the world. Also, our brand pull will instantly generate interest and business for you. Our effort – your benefit.

  • You get an access to the cutting edge metasearch technology on your website without any effort or added cost. A distinct value add to your users.

  • Instant access to our search engines, multiple banners and marketing and product experience of Travelguru in the travel space.
 
   Who is Travelguru?
     Travelguru is Indiaís leading travel website, offering you the best prices on hotels and holiday packages across India and the world.  Travelguru makes planning and buying a holiday or a business trip easy and convenient.

 Travelguruís current product offering consists of hotel rooms and vacation packages. We will shortly be expanding our  services to offer a wide array of travel-related services including car rentals.

 Travelguru is funded by Battery Ventures and Sequoia Capital India, formed by a merger between Sequoia Capital and WestBridge Capital  Partners. Itís the largest Venture capitalist firm in India and Sequoia Capital's partners have worked with innovators such as Steve Jobs of Apple  Computer, Larry Ellison of Oracle, Sandy Lerner and Len Bozack of Cisco Systems, Jerry Yang and David Filo of Yahoo!and Larry Page and  Sergey Brin of Google. To learn more about Sequoia Capital visit www.sequoiacap.com
   Why the Travelguru Affiliate Program?
   
  • We provide the best incentives for hotels across the industry.

  • Your customers will be confident in transacting with a trusted brand like Travelguru, a leader in the online travel space, while you continue to earn great commissions.

  • Constant upgradation of offers and new banners uploaded from time to time, so that you can target your customer with a relevant offer

  • Association with a big brand like Travelguru shall also increase your visibility in the online space

  • We handle the entire back end processes and will even help you modify your website according to your directions
 
   How do your customers benefit from it?
   
  • Transparency: We have no bias towards any hotel. We present you with all available options and you decide what the best option for you is. Also, our prices are inclusive of all taxes. What you see is what you pay for.

  • Choice: We offer access to deals on more than 4000 hotels in Indian market and 90,000 hotels across the globe and the options continue to grow.

  • Convenience: As a one-stop shop, Travelguru allows you to view all deals on a single website Ė www.travelguru.com

  • Savings: We can offer you the best deals that are available thanks to various alliances we have entered into with hotels.

  • Security: Travelguru understands your need to transact in a safe and secure environment. All your information, be it financial or otherwise, is protected using the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology standards from Thawte.
   What is the commission structure?
     You get paid everytime a hotel transaction takes place from your website. The commission structure is as follows
     Hotels  Ė  We present you an incentive based structure such that you are rewarded for the larger number of bookings from your website
   
  
 No. of Hotel Bookings/Month  Comm/booking
 1-10  300
 11-24  400
 25-59  500
 60+  600
    (Eg - If you generate 61 bookings in a month: Bookings 1-10 get Rs.300; Bookings 11-24 get Rs.400; Bookings 25-59 get Rs.500. The total commission would be Rs. 26,800)
 
   How and When do I get my commissions?
     Within the first 10 days of the month, based on the sales of the previous month. You can earn Rs. 75,000 or more if you sell just 5 hotels per day on an average.
 
   Who can join the program?
     Any individual, company or organization having their own website is eligible for the program. Itís free of cost for enrolment.
 
   How do I join the program?
     At the click of a button. Click Here or get in touch at affiliates@travelguru.com
 
   I am already an affiliate member. Can you help me really grow my commissions?
     We have some of the best internet marketing experts who can help you drive traffic and interest to your site. We would be glad to help you  maximize your returns from this relationship. Please get in touch with us at affiliates@travelguru.com