Yahoo! Search Marketing Ambassador Program

AmbassadorThe Yahoo! Search Marketing Ambassador Program was specifically developed to help search engine marketers (SEMs), agencies and other resellers drive targeted sales leads to their clients through Sponsored Search.

By receiving training and professional recognition from Yahoo! Search Marketing, Ambassadors can enjoy enhanced credibility and competitive advantages-along with financial compensation for each account signed up.¹

  • Comprehensive web-based training and resources²
  • No minimum monthly spend
  • An Ambassador logo to verify your accreditation and help promote your expertise
  • Promotional credits for your clients
  • Financial reward for each new Sponsored Search sign-up
  • Customizable marketing materials

Completion of all web-based training and passing score on final test².


For more information, visit our FAQs.

Beyond the Ambassador Program, there are two additional tiers for those who qualify:

Certified Ambassador

An enhanced level for higher performing agencies and SEMs

Strategic Ambassador

The premier level for top-tier agencies and SEMs

  1. Earn $30 for every new advertiser Self-Serve account sign up. Referral commissions will be sent from affiliate vendor, Kowabunga Technologies, Inc. Yahoo! Search Marketing Publisher/Affiliate Terms and Conditions apply. See the Yahoo! Search Marketing Terms and Conditions when you sign up. Subject to approval and acceptance into the Yahoo! Search Marketing Ambassador Program.
  2. $50 registration fee must be paid at sign-up in order to participate in web-based training.

Google Advertising Professional

Gain AdWords knowledge. Get Google recognition. Make more money.  Designed for professionals who currently manage or want to manage multiple AdWords client accounts, the Google Advertising Professionals program can help you become a more successful ad manager – for free.


Google Advertising Professionals receive tools, training, and promotion for their AdWords business.

Want to join the Google Advertising Professionals program?

  • Increase productivity with a more advanced AdWords account.
    Save time and money with your new My Client Center. Manage multiple clients more efficiently through one interface.
  • Build your expertise with training.
    Access our Learning Center, where you’ll find training lessons chock-full of up-to-date information. Use these materials to expand and hone your AdWords knowledge so you can better serve your clients.
  • Promote your business with Google’s name recognition.
    Become Qualified at the individual or company level to distinguish yourself as a skilled professional. Plus, receive the Google Advertising Professional Logo and other benefits.
  • Attract new clients with special promotions and features.
    Use program features, such as promotional credits and marketing tools, to help bring in new clients.

Certain program features and requirements vary by country. Read our FAQs to learn more.