How Do I Work Out the Order and How Many Pages to Allocate in the Page Plan?
Once you have worked out your list of content to be included, the next step is working out the order that the articles will appear in, and also how many pages to allocate to each article.
In general: Articles that are more important are placed near the front of the yearbook.
For instance, the principal’s report is usually the first article and academic articles tend to come before co-curricular, etc.
How Many Pages Per Article?
Student participation numbers often indicate how many pages to allocate – the more students are involved, the more pages they are allocated.
For instance, the school production will usually have two pages whereas Ultimate Frisbee might only warrant a third of a page.
Once you have determined the order of importance, you can start filling out a page plan.
Creating a Page Plan
Using Microsoft Word You can simply type out your page plan as a list in Word. Each line should represent a page or spread (two facing pages) in the yearbook. Put the page number first, then what goes on that page. If there is more than one article ...
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Student portrait photos (People Pages)
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How Many Words/Photos Do I Need for an Article?
An article can be comprised of a mix of text and photos – but how this is determined is entirely up to you or your contributor. To work out what the page could consist of: Look at your page plan and see how much space you have allocated to that ...
How many words to a page?
An A4 page will fit approximately 800 words without any photos. Refer to the Knowledge base article 'How Many Words/Photos Do I Need for an Article?' in the Getting Started section for full details on article word counts.