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Illustration and typography

2020 Design, Illustration & Typography Trends for Yearbooks

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In the large world of design, new styles of illustration and typography are always popping up! For 2020, we have collected the trends in branding, publishing and websites to help…

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Yearbook design

How to Maintain Simplicity in a Busy Yearbook

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A yearbook full of content is a good thing for both your school and the reader. School events, important notices and great photography should all be highlighted – but how…

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2020 Colour Trends

2020 Colour Trends for Your School Yearbook

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With a new year and new decade in full swing, let’s predict what will be big in colour for 2020! Colour plays an important role in a school yearbook. It…

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Cartoon background design

10 Page Background Ideas for Your Yearbook

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Backgrounds are the canvas of your page and can be as detailed or as simple as you would like. While hidden behind writing and photos, your page background plays an…

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Design Movement

Movement in Design: How to create a visual path in your yearbook

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Yearbook content may be static and two-dimensional but that doesn’t mean it needs to look that way! Creating the illusion of movement helps to carry the reader through the yearbook…

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Photo collage page

Why a Photo Collage for Your School Yearbook Is a Good Idea

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If a picture is worth a thousand words, just think of the story you could tell with a photo collage!  Yearbooks that range from informal to formal can benefit from…

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design inspiration

Get Inspired: Design Inspiration for your yearbook

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All great design starts with great inspiration! Regardless of whether you are new to yearbook design or a professional, we all benefit from viewing the work of others. Not only…

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Yearbook cover design

First Impressions: Judging a yearbook by its cover

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We all know first impressions are important, and these judgements can be quick to form! Within seconds, people are able to decide whether they like and trust a person, a…

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Design tips for yearbook

10 Design Rules for the Perfect Yearbook

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With so many moving parts involved in designing and producing a yearbook, it is very easy to get stuck with overcomplicated design, competing styles, and mistakes when it comes time…

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2019 design trends

Currently Trending: Design trends for 2019

Currently Trending: Design trends for 2019 2048 1365 YOLO

Complement your yearbook content with some eye-catching, on-trend design! Last year, we wrote about the emergence of retro design, bold colours and geometric shapes for 2018. These are still popular,…

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