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San Francisco On the Bay is a lifestyle brand and online visitor’s hub for locals and the sailing community, which includes twelve cities around the bay – all with marinas that provide guest berths, and all with hidden gems we share with you. We provide curated content and listings for the sailing community, visitors and locals. Our Dock, Stay, Dine, Shop and Play directory includes over 1600 businesses and it’s growing every day.

Free Directory Listing
LIKE us on Facebook and submit this form for your free directory listing!

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Subject
SF On the Bay Free Listing Request

Please provide your business name, address, phone and website url.

ENHANCED Directory Listing in Dock. Stay. Dine. Shop. Play. Directory

  • Your Logo
  • Contact information
  • Hours of 0peration
  • Link to your website
  • Link to your social media
  • Map & Directions
  • Description: up to 400 words
  • Keywords for directory search
  • Photos slideshow: 6 large photos
  • No competitor ads on listing

Example ENHANCED Listing

WEBSITE BANNERS on all 12 CITY SITES (Your Ad Graphic or Logo, linked to your listing) 

HOME PAGE AD “FULL SAIL”
Home Page Rotating Ad
350px wide x 250px tall Banner Ad runs on home page

SIDEBAR AD “STARBOARD”
Sidebar Rotating Banner Ad
300px wide x 250px tall Banner Ad runs on all pages except home page

IN-PAGE AD “ONDECK PAGES”
In-page Rotating Banner Ad (all pages except home page and individual directory listings)
796px wide x up to 150px tall Banner Ad

DIRECTORY AD “ONDECK LISTINGS”
Directory Listings Rotating Banner Ad (appears next to free listings)
180px wide x 180px tall Banner Ad

WEB EXTRAS

EVENT FLYER “CRUISIN”
Directory Rotating Event Flyer
796px wide x unlimited
Your Ad graphic
Linked to your Listing or url

EBLAST LOGO SPOT “CLIPPER”
Eblast Logo Ad
Your logo in the sidebar of the Gentle Winds Monthly Newsletter and the Light Breeze News Alerts

EVENT LISTINGS “COMPASS”
Calendar Listings
Your events in our bay area wide calendar, in the cities you choose. Up to 8 events per month.

Print Advertising

PRINT AD “THE KNOT”
Print Ad in Latitude 38 and reach the global sailing community with Latitude 38 online!
Reach 40,000 in the sailing community each month with the print magazine
Your logo graphic in the DOCK! STAY! DINE! PLAY! on the San Francisco Bay Ad

Join us in Latitude!  

(Quarter page ad on page 56)

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(Full Spread ad page 87)

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Our Audience: We have a network of 13 websites and 16 social media channels. We’re new and building, and currently have about 17,000 visitors a month at sfonthebay and 4-8000 a month on our city sites. Our visitors view over 250,000 pages per month. We work to build real connections between our advertisers and readers, through news stories, social media and offline events and relationships. Our original, on-the-ground reporting provides local human interest stories, city news, and Bay Area sailing news.

We love to do stories about our sponsors and you can submit your events for our Event Calendar and news stories to Mary Lou for consideration. Your business will appear on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other social media outlets and in our eblasts.

Contact us for current print ad opportunities, rate sheet, special bundles, or to place an order. 

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SF on the Bay Advertising Inquiry

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Refunds: We are not able to provide refunds.

Cancellations: Our advertising requires 3/6/12 month commitments. If you are unable to keep your commitment, please contact us and we’ll do our best to work with you. Some advertising is booked ahead and may not be changeable. Thank you for your understanding.

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