The primary mission of the International Association of Wedding Industry Professionals (IAWIP) is to help those in the wedding industry promote and build their wedding business; to help our members reach more brides and grooms, get more inquiries, and close more sales. To help our members grow their wedding business more effectively, faster, and more profitably.
Our mission is achieved through continuing education in the areas of sales, marketing, Internet marketing, and business operations. We also provide member support services that are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We also promote our members to brides and grooms across the US and Internationally using search-optimized content and social media marketing.
Key Member Benefits
- 24/7/365 Member Help Desk & Virtual Coaching
- “Ask Anything” Access to Expert Wedding Industry Advice
- Member Badge
- LIVE Online Training & “How To” Workshops
- On-Demand Workshops
- “Learn at Lunch”
- Online Networking
- Member Directory Listing (Google-Friendly Search Optimized)
- More High-Quality Traffic to Your Website
- Social Media Marketing for our Members
- Google Back-Links
- Exclusive Member-Only Website Access
- Annual Meeting and Book More Weddings 3-Day Intensive “How To” Workshop
Key Member Benefits – Details
(1) 24/7/365 Member Help Desk & Virtual Coaching
* NO OTHER WEDDING INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION OFFERS THIS BENEFIT. Have you got a sales, marketing, or Internet marketing question? Just ask! Try it one-time without being a member for free!
(2) Member Badge
* Be recognized INTERNATIONALLY as the BEST OF THE BEST! Put your member badge on your website and use it in your other marketing and advertising.
(3) “Ask Anything”
* Monday night call-in MASTERMIND sessions. That’s right, you can ask anything you’d like. We’ll also do LIVE WEBSITE REVIEWS at the end of each session, time permitting.
(4) LIVE Online Training & “How To” Workshops
* WordPress, Blogging, Website Design, SEO, Traffic Building Strategies, Social Media, Sales Support & Coaching, and more. Every Tuesday night from 8:00pm to 9:00pm Eastern Time Zone.
(5) On-Demand Workshops
* Can’t make a LIVE workshop, no problem, watch it at your convenience online.
(6) “Learn at Lunch”
* Short 30-40 minute sessions. Login, sit-back, watch and listen while you eat lunch! Every Wednesday at 1:00pm Eastern. Learn at Lunch sessions are also available to members on-demand.
(7) Online Networking
Network online 24 hours a day 365 days a year with your peers. Find another service provider, ask questions, or ask for advice.
(8) Member Directory Listing (Google-Friendly Search Optimized)
* Our member profiles are optimized with keyword-rich descriptions and include multiple “backlinks” to your website that will help your overall online visibility and help your ranking at Google. Take a look at one here.
(9) More High-Quality Traffic to Your Website
* You need it! We’ll help you increase your online visibility and visitor traffic.
(10) Social Media Marketing
* That’s right, we are promoting our members on social media 24 hours a day! We promote our members and their websites at Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
(11) Google Back-Links
* Google LOVES “back-links” and your member profile is optimized for Google LOVE!
(12) Exclusive Member-Only Website Access
* Members enjoy access to premium advice and information others don’t get.
(13) Annual Meeting and Book More Weddings 3-Day Intensive “How To” Workshop
* Three days of INTENSIVE “How To” training and education. Bring your laptop as this is HANDS ON training. We cover it all, from marketing to sales, and of course Internet marketing (website design, search optimization, blogging, marketing copy, social media strategies). This is an “in-the-weeds” training for technically savvy business owners and do-it-yourselfers! Our 2016 workshop will be held in Tampa, Florida. Open to NON-members at $1250.00, but free to IAWIP members.
(14) Even MORE
Members also get access to a fast-growing Knowledge Base, member-only forums, a private Facebook group… and “how to” educational content is put online every week!
Once you have submitted your membership registration form and paid your membership fee you will be contacted by one of our Member Services Representatives for on-boarding and to create your IAWIP Member Profile and social media marketing profile.
LIMITED OFFER: Use the checkout coupon code THINKSPRING for your ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP (not month-to-month) and we’ll WAIVE THE ONE-TIME SETUP FEE, a $100.00 savings.