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Terms of Service
Some publishers are not eligible to affiliate eBay content. VigLink publishers must adhere to eBay's terms and conditions. Some prohibited promotional methods for eBay include the following:

(A) any client-side application software application, plug-in, helper, component or other executable code (including, without limitation, desktop applications, toolbars, plug-ins, helper components and extensions) on any device)

(B) any search engine site or application

(C) any mobile application

(D) any publisher that offers rewards, donations, or cashback to incentivize traffic

(E) any publisher that operates link shortening services

(F) any site that contains the eBay trademarks in the domain name

(G) any publisher that places orders on the behalf of consumers

(H) any site designed to promote the following:
• sexually explicit materials
• violence
• illegal goods, services, or activities
• discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, or age
• content that is otherwise misleading, obscene, or hate-oriented
• malicious functionalities, such as malware or spyware
• brand disparagement

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The eBay Partner Network Code of Conduct is available at: