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yearbook articles
The Art of Storytelling: How to write great yearbook articles 2000 1230 YOLO

The Art of Storytelling: How to write great yearbook articles

With a yearbook packed full of great content, writing articles that stands out is no easy feat!  A good piece of writing comprises many elements. The topic, language, structure and even the design play a part in the success of your piece.  Objectives You should have a clear idea of the message you wish to…

Engaging Content for your Yearbook
Mix it Up! How to Create Engaging Yearbook Content 2048 1365 YOLO

Mix it Up! How to Create Engaging Yearbook Content

The best school yearbooks are a captivating blend of photography, graphics and text. They project the school’s vibrancy, culture and achievements in a single attractive publication. A key technique for creating engaging content is to vary the format. There are many ways to tell a story, and you’ll get great results by choosing the approach…

yearbook purpose
What’s in a School Yearbook? Content, Audience & Purpose 2048 1536 YOLO

What’s in a School Yearbook? Content, Audience & Purpose

If your school is weighing up whether to produce an annual yearbook, try starting with some simple starter questions like: What is a School Yearbook? Who is the audience? What benefits does a yearbook provide and what is its purpose? WHAT IS A YEARBOOK? Wikipedia defines a yearbook as “a type of a book published…

Writing your school's story - the right way
Writing Your School’s Story — the Right Way 2048 1365 YOLO

Writing Your School’s Story — the Right Way

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 the Reading Centre at the University of Stavanger, tells us that we read faster on a screen and consequently understand less from a screen. This…