Idea Garden Blog Has Moved

Did you know we moved? No doubt, this has been a great home for the past several years, but we’ve got a fancy new dig where you can find us now. Don’t worry, we’ll still have the same tips, insights and inspirational blogs you love. They’ll just be in a new and improved format and location. So be sure to check us out here now. Can’t wait to welcome you over!

About our new location
Many of our followers are using the popular yearbook creation software, Pictavo™ so we’ve transitioned our blog over to to make it quicker and easier to access. You will still be able to view all of our old blogs here at via the archives but all new posts will be created on We’ll continue putting a link on here, though, that goes to the new location when we post a new blog, in case you forget.:)

-       Your Idea Garden Blog Team

Typography Basics

Good yearbook design goes beyond layouts and images. Good design includes the text (or typography) on a page. With hundreds of fonts to choose from, Pictavo really lets you get creative with your text to take your yearbook pages to a whole new level of cool. Combining fonts together can really make an impact – but depending on HOW you combine them, it can be a good impact…or…a not so pretty one. 

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Organizing Your Yearbook Photos and Files

Organizing files and photos for the yearbook can be daunting. Especially when trying to keep track of modified versions of each file. Who touched it last? Which is the most current? How can I revert back to an older file!? 

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Yearbook Planning Calendar – October Checklist

Here’s your October checklist of items to do for your yearbook to keep you on track this year!

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Yearbook Ads: Determining Ad Sizes

Selling ad space in your yearbook? If you’re not, you may want to consider it! It’s a great way to generate additional revenue to help cover costs and fundraise. Click here to get help determining the sizes for your yearbook ads.