American Society of Magazine Editors

Magazine Media Membership


MPA provides:

Advice and guidance to save you time and money in this fast-changing environment

Expertise and resources across every discipline to augment and support your organization’s staff resources

Research and data to support your efforts to grow revenue across print, online, mobile and social platforms

Leadership on key industry issues, ensuring that you are represented on the initiatives and opportunities that matter most to Magazine Media brands

PLUS — Savings that result from MPA advocacy: $500 million saved annually on postal issues and $7 billion protected on tax issues

MPA Key Membership Benefits:

• Ad sales training that provides the tools you need to effectively promote your brands cross-platform
• Inclusion in MPA advertiser road shows to help you reach ad decision makers in key categories
• MPA’s indispensable annual Factbook—with curated, ready-to-use industry facts, stats and insights
• Answers! MPA’s responsive Information Center offers immediate answers to member questions
• The popular MPA Daily News Roundup— delivered daily to your full staff—featuring Magazine Media’s news and newsmakers
• Job bank access to help you build the right team
• Special member pricing and privileges for PIB, Adobe and key industry suppliers
• Active influence on industry messaging and press outreach as a member of MPA’s public relations committee
• Participation in the industry discussion on digital publishing standards to simplify and improve the production, measurement and distribution of content
PLUS—A powerful platform to effectively position Magazine Media brands and demonstrate our industry’s vitality
MPA is a Game Changer and a Thought Leader:
• Networking with top Magazine Media members, technology leaders and industry experts
• Participation in 15 industry-facing committees, task forces and thought leader summits that influence and advance Magazine Media issues and meet challenges
• A seat at the table for your executives to positively influence industry decisions and initiatives
PLUS—MPA’s daily efforts to identify and shape the critical issues that impact the future of the Magazine Media industry
MPA is an Advocate:
• One-on-one expertise and guidance on key industry issues from MPA experts—as well as MPA’s extended network of professionals throughout the supply chain
• Important legal information from the MPA advocacy team on laws that apply to Magazine Media marketing, state sales and advertising taxes, and compliance guides for major new laws and regulations
PLUS—Advocacy efforts in Washington, D.C., and in all 50 states that protect and improve members’ bottom line on taxation, postage, intellectual property, privacy and more


Click here for the domestic membership application.

Click here for the member benefits overview.