Semrush Affiliate Program Terms Exam Answers

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Exam Name: SEMrush Affiliate Program Terms Exam

Exam URL: https://www.semrush.com/academy/exams/affiliate-program-terms-exam

In this exam, you will encounter questions about various aspects of Semrush’s Affiliate Program, BeRush, including methods of promotion, terms of service, benefits, and more. Upon successful completion of this exam, an ‘Semrush Affiliate Program Terms Exam’ certificate will be issued.


Before you start, review the information below:

  • You will be asked 24 questions.
  • You are allowed 27 minutes for the exam.
  • To pass the exam, you need to score at least 70%.
  • The exam and certification are 100% free.
  • You can immediately retake the exam.

Table of Contents

Choose two answers. A zero dollar sale is showing up in your statistics. It means that:

  • …one of your customers purchased a non-standard payment plan.
  • …one of your clients activated a free seven day trial.
  • …one of your customers purchased, then cancelled their purchase of an SEMrush account.

Choose three answers. To receive your commissions, you need to:

  • Select a payout method.
  • Refer an eligible client to SEMrush.
  • Inform BeRush staff that you have made a sale.
  • Upload a signed tax form.
  • Click the “register commission” button in my account at BeRush.

You can promote SEMrush via video content, but pre-made videos are NOT available as a type of promo material.

  • True
  • False

You can use the brand name of SEMrush and BeRush as a keyword in your PPC campaign.

  • False
  • True

You can refer your clients to a free 7 days trial by using the following url:

  • semrush.com/sem
  • 7 days trial is not available
  • semrush.com/freetrial
  • semrush.com/trial

You need to provide your full bank account details to receive payments via wire transfer, but not to receive payments via PayPal.

  • False
  • True

Choose two answers. To upload your tax form and update info about your preferred method of receiving commissions, you need to:

  • …provide an affiliate manager with the info and ask to upload it manually.
  • ...enter your payment info, which corresponds to your selected payment method.
  • …download and complete an appropriate tax form to certify your U.S. or non-U.S. status to your BeRush profile.

Choose two answers. What are the two payout dates for BeRush affiliates?

  • 31st of each month.
  • 5th of each month.
  • 25th of each month.
  • 10th of each month.
  • 20th of each month.
  • 1st of each month.
  • 15th of each month.

You want to share the commission with your clients. What’s the best way to do it?

  • You cannot share the commission with the client because it’s forbidden.
  • Place info about affiliate commission sharing on your site.
  • Ask your affiliate manager to split the commission with you and your client.
  • Share the commission with your client personally.

You are allowed to create multiple accounts within BeRush for different domains and marketing activities you use for SEMrush promotion.

  • True
  • False

Choose two answers. What kind of marketing materials can you use to promote SEMrush?

  • Self-made widgets and banners
  • Referral links
  • Widgets and banners provided by BeRush
  • Modified widgets and banners

Providing a reference link and advising your friend or client to use SEMrush is NOT against BeRush rules.

  • True
  • False

Can you refer a company you work for* to SEMrush? (*The company where you are an employee)

  • No, since there is shared interest; this counts as self signing and thus is forbidden.
  • Yes, no additional info is required.
  • Yes, but only if they provide proof that they are an outside party.

You can use social networks to promote SEMrush.

  • True
  • False

How do you know if you need Local SEO?

  • True
  • False

Referral links can lead to SEMrush homepage only.

  • False
  • True

You CANNOT use a referral link in an email.

  • False
  • True

What channels are forbidden to use for SEMrush promotion? Choose two answers.

  • Events
  • Videos
  • Blog
  • Coupon websites (discount or trial aggregators)
  • Data feed
  • Email marketing
  • Social media
  • Courses
  • Data integration
  • PPC

You can use Third Party websites’ materials for your promotional campaigns of SEMrush.

  • False
  • True

Graphs in the statistics tab are updated in real time.

  • False
  • True

You are allowed to sign up as an affiliate at BeRush and then use your referral link to register a paid account on SEMrush.

  • False
  • True

A user referred by you contacts SEMrush sales team and requests a custom plan. What will happen?

  • You will receive a minimal compensation for that user
  • The sales team will not process the user’s request
  • You will not receive compensation for as long as that user is using the custom plan

You are using PayPal, and your balance is below the payment margin. On the 24th of current month, a new purchase moves it over the payout margin. When will you receive your commissions?

  • On the 25th – it’s the next payout date
  • On the 10th next month – that is the payout date for second half of any month

Your referral link looks like “semrush.com/?ref={ID}” where {ID} is your individual referral code.

  • False
  • True

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