Wisconsin Community Papers, Inc.

WCP Member Benefits

  • Annual Circulation/Readership Audit ($2500 Value per Member Publication)
  • Free Audit Training (Use your audit as a marketing tool – Unlimited Value)
  • Room, meals and entertainment at the WCP convention each year ($750 – $1,000 Value per member publication)
  • Networking (Value to Share)
  • Top Notch professional seminars several times per year ($100-300 per person attending per seminar)
  • Additional Income Opportunity selling WCAN classified ads (Unlimited Value)
  • Additional Income Opportunity selling WCP 2 x 2 Display Ads (Unlimited Value)
  • Free use of the WCP Lending Library. A wide variety of training videos and audios by the best in the training industry (the sky is the limit)
  • Free subscription Publishers Idea Exchange (a $165.50 Value)
  • Notification of important legislative issues pertaining to the free paper industry. WCP Lobbyist working to protect your interests at the state level (Est. for 2006 $216.66 per flag)
  • Opportunities to compete for statewide Annual Ad Awards and Production contests, and subsequent recognition (Builds esteem with your advertisers and readers)
  • Inclusion in the WCP directory which is distributed to individuals and Midwestern ad agencies (Priceless sales tool)
  • Smart Start training tapes (Valuable sales training tool – $300.00)
  • WCP Newsletters (Latest scoop on your association and your industry)
  • Three-minute Idea Exchange. Earn cash awards. Share ideas. Fantastic opportunities to take home revenue generating ideas (No limit to the possibilities)
  • University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh Industry Survey ($625.00 per paper)
  • WCP Web site (Our Value for all to see)
  • Credit Card Services (Saves you money)
  • Internet Testing Services (Avoid costly hiring mistakes)
  • Opportunities to win cash or prizes by running space available display ads
    WCP Travel Program (let your website make money for you)
  • Marketing Efforts (Minimum $600.00 value per paper)
      WCP Marketing Efforts to State and Regional Ad Agencies


    WCP Marketing Materials

  • PaperChain (Value for years to come)
  • Membership eligibility in PaperChain
  • National Public Relations Initiative
    • Trade Shows
    • Press Releases
    • Marketing
  • Education/Training
    • Link & Learn
    • Quarterly Newsletters
  • SRDS Listing
  • National Database
  • Over $5,600 per paper monetary value alone!

Plus, value of all non-monetary benefits!