Design

school fun

How to Create a Fun Primary School Yearbook

How to Create a Fun Primary School Yearbook 1920 1280 YOLO

School yearbooks can take on any tone and theme that you want. A formal publication, sentimental keepsake or a chance to market to prospective students. But for a primary school…

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Digital designing

Designing for Digital: Colour, Imagery, Fonts & Content

Designing for Digital: Colour, Imagery, Fonts & Content 1920 1280 YOLO

Whether you are designing an online newsletter, yearbook or updating the school website, there is lots to consider when creating digital content. The colours you use, content you add, and…

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Book Covers

The Top 25 Book Covers to Inspire Creativity

The Top 25 Book Covers to Inspire Creativity 1920 1280 YOLO

Did you know that over 2 million new books are published globally each year? That is 2 million new opportunities for yearbook inspiration! Novels may not be the first place…

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Yearbook page headings

How to Perfect Your Yearbook Page Headings

How to Perfect Your Yearbook Page Headings 1920 1335 YOLO

Yearbooks are content dense and rely on good formatting and structure to make sense of the madness! Page headings help to organise content and inform the reader of the subject…

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Design rules and myths

Design Myths: Rules to break in your school publication

Design Myths: Rules to break in your school publication 1500 1001 YOLO

There are many Dos and Don’ts in design – use contrast, limit fonts, maintain whitespace! These guidelines are useful, but generalised rules can also restrict creativity and originality. Here we…

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colour palette combinations

Colour Palette Ideas for Your Next Yearbook

Colour Palette Ideas for Your Next Yearbook 1800 1211 YOLO

A cohesive colour palette plays a larger role than just making a page look pretty. Maintaining consistency with colour ensures that your design flows from start to end. For yearbooks,…

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Free fonts

20 Great Free Fonts for Your 2020 School Yearbook

20 Great Free Fonts for Your 2020 School Yearbook 1500 1001 YOLO

There are a lot of great fonts on the market, but many are expensive or hard to find. YOLO has compiled a list of great free fonts that are easy…

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Yearbook spread

YOLO School Yearbook Design from 2019

YOLO School Yearbook Design from 2019 1920 1440 YOLO

The best design inspiration usually comes from seeing what others are up to! When speaking to yearbook coordinators, one of the most common requests we get is, “We would love…

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Illustration and typography

2020 Design, Illustration & Typography Trends for Yearbooks

2020 Design, Illustration & Typography Trends for Yearbooks 1920 1280 YOLO

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

How to Maintain Simplicity in a Busy Yearbook 1800 1350 YOLO

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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