Design

2019 design trends

Currently Trending: Design trends for 2019

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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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Choosing Fonts

Let’s Talk About Text: Choosing fonts for your publication

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Fonts are like people – each one has a unique personality! Your font choice is a crucial element of your design style and will play an important role in setting…

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In-house or Outsource Computer Screen

Yearbook Design: In-house or Outsource?

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The new school year is underway, and projects like the school yearbook are probably not very high on your to-do list. Making some early decisions about how you will produce…

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glitch effect

Basic Design Principles for Yearbooks

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Have you heard of the glitch effect? It’s a modern design trend that makes photographs looked like they’ve glitched; perhaps a distortion or a cluster of visible pixels. Then there’s…

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abstract design

Design Inspiration for 2019

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They might say that ‘screen design is the new design,’ but not when you are producing a yearbook for print. School yearbook design has come along way, even in the…

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Design Style Guide

How Local Landmarks Can Help Design Your School Yearbook

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The creative options in yearbook design are endless — colour choice, fonts and the style you select will all influence the final product. It can be a little overwhelming! To…

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Cover Design - Westlake Girls Highschool

How to Design a Captivating Cover for Your Yearbook

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At YOLO, our years of experience have taught us that sometimes people do judge a book by its cover. That’s why we recommend spending a little extra time to create…

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trends

Yearbook Design Trends for 2018

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If you’re going to spend the time putting together a whole heap of great content for your yearbook, then you’ll want a great design to match. A stylish design will…

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How to Create a Stunning Yearbook

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Starting a new yearbook from scratch can be daunting. We should know – we’ve created yearbooks with more than 100 schools over the past 16 years. With some good planning…

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