If you are interested in purchasing radio advertising in the local or regional San Francisco-Oakland Bay area, CA market, we can help. Our local San Francisco-Oakland Bay area phone number is 415-936-2008, and our local San Francisco-Oakland area satellite office address is located a little south of SF and Oaklandat 800 West El Camino Real, Mountain View, California, 94040. We can make the short drive to visit you in the San Francisco-Oakland Bay area, or you can set an appointment to come see us.

Retail radio advertising spot prices in the San Francisco-SFand Oakland radio market range from $5-$65 for graveyard timeframes and from $12.00-$376.00 for daytime and evening timeframes. You can also see the required minimum budget ranges for the San Francisco-Oakland, CA area here: http://www.wholesaleairtimeauction.com/how-much-radioadvertisingcommercialsads-costs-pricing

Before some of you jump for joy and start saying “$5.00 fits my budget,” you need to understand a critical point: media buying for TV/radio advertising is not a casino game. You can’t buy 20 spots, 50 spots, or 200 spots on one station for one month, and expect to instantly return 1.3-2X your money. To learn more about the proper way to market and not market your business check out the following links:
Don’t be a Casino Entrepreneur – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t7OC750U-pE
Dumb Things Attorneys and other Small Businesses say about ROI for TV and Radio Media Buying – http://www.wholesaleairtimeauction.com/blog/lets-finally-be-blunt-with-unrealistic-clients-tv-radio-advertising-cannot-work/

You can read more about how we help San Francisco-Oakland, California area customers build spider webs here:http://www.wholesaleairtimeauction.com/home-wholesaletvadvertisingads

If you are considering purchasing directly from a San Francisco-Oakland area radio station or a San Francisco-Oakland area radio advertising agency, you should first check out our comparison checklist below. It shows very clear differences between all our service offerings. Below the checklist, you can also see a list of all Arbitron/Nielsen-rated SF radio stations in the San Francisco-Oakland market.

Wholesale Airtime Auction VS. San Francisco Radio Advertising Agency VS. Local San Francisco Radio Station VS. San Francisco Area Internet Marketing Agency
Do they provide free radio commercial production? Yes   No   Yes   Not Applicable
               
Can they give you a list of all 30+ radio stations in the San Francisco market, complete with atings? Yes   Yes   Probably not (they only like to show stations owned by their ownership group)   Not Applicable
               
Can they help you properly “splash” and penetrate the San Francisco market effectively by making sure you touch multiple marketing channels at the same time, including VidRoll, remarketing, multiple radio stations, multiple TV stations, and online banner ads? Yes   Maybe (if they have an Internet marketing department)   No   No
               
Do they have a weekly auction that allows you to bid on the timeframes you want across all 7 San Francisco TV stations, 30 San Francisco radio stations, 12 local San Francisco online news sites, VidRoll, and 100,000 animated banner ad display sites? Yes   No   No   No
               
Do they have a regional office in your state where you can meet face-to-face with your account representative? Yes   Yes   Yes   Yes
               
Do they have preestablished relationships with media contacts and all 10,000 radio stations in the US, If your business is intending to grow nationally or internationally? Yes   Maybe   Not Applicable   Not Applicable
               
Do they provide other free tools to help your small business, such as free online backup for your company’s computers, free online virus scan and maintenance, etc.? Yes   Not Applicable   Not Applicable   No
Name of the Radio DMA-Market Station Name Type of Channel
San Francisco CAKIOI FMAC (HOT)
San Francisco CAKLLC FMAC (NR)
San Francisco CAKOIT FMAC (SOFT)
San Francisco CAKBLX FMAC/B/U/REL (GOSPEL)
San Francisco CAKFOG FM/KFFG FMAOR (AA)
San Francisco CAKITS FMAOR (AP)
San Francisco CAKUFX FM/KUZX FMAOR (CR)
San Francisco CAKSAN FMAOR (CR)
San Francisco CAKVVF FM/KVVZ FMB/U (SPAN)
San Francisco CAKMEL FMB/U/CHR (DANCE)
San Francisco CAKMVQ FMCHR
San Francisco CAKYLD FMCHR (DANCE)
San Francisco CAKDFC FMCLAS
San Francisco CAKVTO AMETH
San Francisco CAKBRG FMGOLD (SPAN)
San Francisco CAKNEW AMN/T
San Francisco CAKSFO AMN/T
San Francisco CAKGO AMN/T
San Francisco CAKCBS AM/KFRC FMN/T
San Francisco CAKNBR AMN/T (SPORTS)
San Francisco CAKISQ FMR&B (GOLD)
San Francisco CAKRZZ FMSPAN (REGIONAL)
San Francisco CAKSOL FM/KSQL FMSPAN (REGIONAL)