Monthly Archives: January 2013

High School Yearbook Quotes That Cannot Be Lived Down

The high school years can be the worst of times and the best of times with most of these times because of the words we speak. But for as long as these are just words spoken and not words written …

Remembering your Deployment with Military Books and Cruise Books

Deployment Books and Navy Cruise Books are still be produced at record numbers to continue military tradition that dates all the way back to the 1800s. These books are produced to honor those who have been by your side and …

The School Yearbook Mean Different Things to Different People

A school yearbook is a collection of articles, features and photos as well as graphics in book form with a student getting the same annual as all the other students for the current annual publication. It has no limited edition, …

Three Visual Components of Effective Yearbook Layout

The best yearbook layout should capture the readers’ attention so that the message contained in the page is clearly communicated. This should happen from one page to the next so that the readers will, indeed, find the school yearbook the …

Advice to Advisers: Teaching School Yearbook Theme Development for Students

Undoubtedly, the heart of the school yearbook is its theme. Everything about the annual publication from its design including its articles, photos and sidebars to its layout should be dictated by the chosen theme, which can be expressed in a …

Getting the Yearbooks All Over School

If sales on your yearbooks, both past and present, are on the decline, it is time to take matters into your own hands. Think out of the box when getting the school yearbook topmost in the consciousness of your schoolmates …

Overcoming the Challenges of Marketing the Middle School Yearbook

Arguably, marketing a middle school yearbook is tougher than marketing an elementary or a high school yearbook. The challenge can come from selling yearbooks to students who have a more jaded attitude toward yearbooks borne of their experiences in their …

Small Sentences in the School Yearbook Speak Loudly

Sidebars and captions – these are two elements of the school yearbook that many staffers think should be given secondary attention while the full-length articles are provided primary attention. This should not be because small sentences in yearbooks can make …

Getting the Students Motivated in the Production of the Middle School Yearbook

Middle school students are known to be a difficult bunch, rightly or wrongly. These young individuals are slowly coming into their own and, thus, are more likely to question everything from the instructions being issued to the principles being taught …