yearbook

Ginny Gartland Yearbook Interview

Interview with Ginny Gartland

Interview with Ginny Gartland 2048 1463 YOLO

Interview conducted and written by John Shafer, Director of YOLO Introduction Working at Cockle Bay School in Howick for over 20 years, Ginny Gartland has grown up with a small…

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print and digital yearbook

Going Digital: Is a digital yearbook a better choice?

Going Digital: Is a digital yearbook a better choice? 1200 961 YOLO

With technology constantly at our fingertips, it’s clear that the world is more digital than ever. How we absorb news, communicate with family, and pay our taxes has changed dramatically…

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Yearbook Angela Little Communications Manager

Interview with Angela Little

Interview with Angela Little 2048 1427 YOLO

Interview conducted and written by John Shafer, Director of YOLO Introduction Years ago, when visiting the archive room of Sacred Heart College in Auckland, I was struck by the smell…

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2019 content

What’s in, What’s out for 2019 Content

What’s in, What’s out for 2019 Content 2048 1365 YOLO

Most schools have a full calendar of events, activities and occasions, so it can be hard deciding what content to include in your yearbook and what to leave out –…

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abstract design

Design Inspiration for 2019

Design Inspiration for 2019 2048 1368 YOLO

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 a long way, even in…

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Writing your school's story - the right way

Writing Your School’s Story — the Right Way

Writing Your School’s Story — the Right Way 2048 1365 YOLO

Did you know that according to empirical research, we overestimate our own reading comprehension when we read on screen compared to paper? Anne Mangen, Chair of the Action, working at…

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Finding Your Yearbook 'A' Team

Finding Your Yearbook ‘A’ Team

Finding Your Yearbook ‘A’ Team 2048 1194 YOLO

Recent news that tennis superstars Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Alexander Zverev would not play in the Davis Cup, prompted Kosmos CEO Javier Alonso to retort, “teams are more important than players1.” You…

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Design Style Guide

How Local Landmarks Can Help Design Your School Yearbook

How Local Landmarks Can Help Design Your School Yearbook 2048 1322 YOLO

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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Photography Camera Lens

How to Organise Your School’s Yearbook Photography

How to Organise Your School’s Yearbook Photography 2048 1365 YOLO

High flash photography – the art of blasting light everywhere – is very popular at the moment. Senior report at Racked, Eliza Hood, says the key elements of this ubiquitous…

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Cover Design - Westlake Girls Highschool

How to Design a Captivating Cover for Your Yearbook

How to Design a Captivating Cover for Your Yearbook 789 500 Camille Lowe

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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