You’ve put the finishing touches on your perfect, wonderful yearbook. You’ve checked for errors once, twice, three times, and then, you sent it to print. Congratulations! But…now what? As you wait patiently for that glorious yearbook delivery, here are a few tips on ways to use your downtime and make sure that Distribution Day goes … Tips for A Great Distribution Day
Social media is the long-reigning king of the Internet. More than 74% of Internet users are on social media sites posting, sharing and uploading from their phones, tablets and desktop computers 24 hours a day. If you want to connect with your yearbook audience, social media is where you’ll find them. Here’s how. Plan Ahead … Promoting Yearbook with Social Media
Traditional yearbook companies have never really been “friendly” when it comes to making yearbooks for homeschoolers. Minimum-order contracts and pricing structures pretty much left them out of the loop. But that’s all changed with the 21st Century Yearbook. With Picaboo Yearbooks, homeschoolers can get the exact same type of yearbook that they’d get if they went … Bringin’ it Home: Yearbooks for Homeschoolers
The goals of a yearbook marketing campaign are to build interest, generate an air of excitement and create anticipation. These can only be accomplished with an enthusiastic staff and a detailed marketing plan that results in the actual sale of yearbooks. Online & On-Campus Sales Picaboo Yearbooks offers you the opportunity to sell yearbooks online. … Marketing Your Yearbook
We’ve all heard the saying “the best laid plans of mice and men often go awry.” It’s true; no matter how diligently we plan—for lessons, for weddings, for whatever—something is bound to go wrong. Or is it? Proper yearbook ladder planning is one sure-fire way to help avoid those yearbook emergencies! KNOWING IS HALF THE BATTLE. … Yearbook Ladder Planning
Encourage your students to take full advantage of the technology behind Picaboo Yearbooks and produce a book that fully encapsulates their year as they remember it. Students can get creative and build a complete book of memories with written word, artwork, signatures and messages from friends and photos all compiled in their own unique copy … Generate Ideas and Create Pages Just For You
Adding Art to your yearbook pages adds tons of character and allows for even more creativity in the artistic direction of your book. You may have already begun using some of the Art in our web app, but did you know you can make and add your own? In a nutshell, Art are shapes – … Make Your Pages Pop!
QR codes allow you to add a video link that is triggered by anyone with a smartphone QR reader app. For instance, you can include a QR code on the Drama Club page which links to a YouTube video of their annual performance. This provides astonishing opportunities to add rich video content to your yearbook … Use QR codes to launch video. How fun is THAT?
The school year is well underway, events are happening and hopefully your staff is out taking lots (and lots!) of yearbook photos. We thought we’d give you a few pointers to pass along that may help your students capture their subjects. Keep it simple Ask yourself: What is my subject? Then move around and shoot, … Yearbook Photos: Creative Tips
Incorporating holiday celebrations into your yearbook can bring about pages that are both unique and creative. Think about your school’s student body. Do the students in your school celebrate Chinese New Year, Ramadan, Passover or Kwanza? If so, then why not design a page that features the important aspects of each holiday. Interview students about … Holidays: How Students Celebrate