The new year usually comes with resolutions and pledges to make improvements on various aspects of life. Well, you can still start eating better or kick all your bad habits. But at the same time, why not put a little work in on improving your yearbook program’s bottom line? Get 2010 off to the right start by using some of these ideas to boost your yearbook sales.
It’s Worth It
Selling the yearbook in a school made up of just two grades can be tough. See how one middle school of more than 1,600 students and 100+ staff members, doing yearbook as an after-school activity, gets it done.
Last year, the yearbook staff at Forest Hills Central High started looking into creating its own Facebook group. Unfortunately, at the time, the school blocked access to social networking sites such as Facebook on their network, which meant adviser Rick Lanning and the students had to wing it – literally.
Take a look at one adviser’s ideas and tricks for successfully marketing the yearbook to all the different audiences at her school.
Walsworth’s “It’s Worth It” contest is in full swing. Schools have begun entering to win the three $1,000 prizes. Inside are more sales tips for improving your sales, including how to add a personal touch to your marketing.
Read how Rider High School gave their yearbook sales a boost with some creative videos on Facebook in the latest entry of “It’s Worth It.”
In the latest entry of “It’s Worth It,” see how Karen Murray and her staff at Ramblewood Middle School increase sales and get students excited about yearbook by producing video ads.