About ISMA

The International Social Media Association (ISMA) is a global not-for-profit organisation dedicated to harmonising social media legislation and policies worldwide and increasing awareness about the impact of social media on interactions of individuals and businesses.

Our Mission

To advance, protect and balance the rights of businesses and individuals who use digital platforms by providing:

  • education for anyone who uses social media, whether it be for business or pleasure

  • events and forums for Members to discuss and debate the issues that most affect them or their industry

  • an alternate way to resolve social media complaints worldwide

Our Members


Do you use social media for business or pleasure?

The laws of social media affect you whether you are: an individual; employer or employee; a sole business or a listed company; in senior management or human relations; in media or marketing; student or parent; in education or government; legal counsel or advisor; a celebrity or influencer: the laws of social media affect you.

ISMA offers unparalleled access to worldwide expertise in social media through educational publications, events and an international network of members from various industries.