Advertise with us!

Web ad campaign

Advertise with the Bay View National Black Newspaper online! We can guarantee 1,000-2,000 views with an average of 1,500 users on the site per day.

  • Half page | 300 x 600 pixels | $600/month
  • Medium rectangle | 300 x 250 | $500/month
  • Billboard | 970 x 250 | $500/month
  • Leaderboard | 728 x 90 | $360/month
  • Skyscraper | 120 x 600 | $400/month

Need CUSTOM advertising? Contact us! We can meet your needs and budget.

Classified ads

Classified ads composed of text – enhanced with logos, graphics or photos if you wish – should be emailed to editor@sfbayview.com. We’ll respond with the price for your approval. If you place a classified ad in print, there is no additional charge for posting it online as well.

Contact

San Francisco Bay View National Black Newspaper, 4917 Third St., San Francisco, CA 94124 | (415) 671-0789 | editor@sfbayview.com

Newspaper ad campaign

Circulation: The San Francisco Bay View, after a long run as one of the top 10 Black weekly newspapers in the U.S., is now being published monthly in print and daily on our website, www.sfbayview.com. The print run is 20,000 copies, which are distributed throughout the Bay Area and mailed to 3,000 subscribers in nearly every state in the U.S. and some foreign countries. The Bay View remains far and away the most popular Black paper in the Bay Area and disappears from the stands as soon as it’s distributed.

Format

Newspaper format: The Bay View is a broadsheet newspaper. Dimensions (image size) for a full page are 12.5″ across by 22.5″ down. The normal format is six columns, each column approximately 2″ across.

Ad rates

All ads, display and classified, are charged by the column inch. Any size ad up to a full page can be accommodated. Call or email us for assistance in calculating the price of your ad.

Local rate is $15 per column inch (gross). Thus, at the local rate:

  • Full page | 12.5″ x 22.5″ | $1,800, $2,000 in color
  • Half page | 12.5″ x 11.25″ | $900, $1,000 in color
  • Quarter page | 6.25″ x 11.25″ | $450, $500 in color
  • Postcard size | 4″ x 6″ | $180, b&w or color
  • Business card size | 4″ x 2″ | $60, b&w or color (email or call for other sizes)

National rate is $18 per column inch (gross). Thus, at the national rate:

  • Full page | 12.5″ x 22.5″ | $2,160, $2,360 in color
  • Half page | 12.5″ x 11.25″ | $1,080, $1,180 in color
  • Quarter page | 6.25″ x 11.25″ | $540, $590 in color
  • Postcard size | 4″ x 6″ | $216, b&w or color
  • Business card size | 4″ x 2″ | $72 (email or call for other sizes)

Inserts

Insertion into the newspaper of most advertising circulars costs $60 per thousand.

Discounts

Deduct 10% for 6-8 insertions, 15% for 9 insertions or more. For the discount to apply, payment for the series must be made within 30 days of the first insertion.

Deadline

Space reservations (insertion orders) and ad copy for the print edition should be received by the 23rd of the month prior to publication. Call or email if you need more time.

Contact

San Francisco Bay View National Black Newspaper, 4917 Third St., San Francisco, CA 94124 | (415) 671-0789 | editor@sfbayview.com