8th Grade ONLY-Page Recognition Ad Instructions
Due date is Friday, December 16, 2016.
Balfour Printing Company Technical Support
at 1-800-944-5930 if you have any
To 8th grade
parents - ONLY
a parent, it is a rare opportunity that you can express to your child the
extent of your love, pride and joy. The next best thing is a yearbook
Recognition Ad where you can write a personal message and include a special
photograph. You will need to get online to create your Recognition Ad. Please
follow the steps below....
Step 1 - Go
to Balfour.com and type in “Fort Zumwalt West Middle” (make sure it does not
accidentally grab “high school”)
Step 2 -
Click on “Yearbook”
Step 3 -
Click on “Yearbook Ads” on the left side of page
Step 4 -
Click on the image that has 1/8 Page Recognition Ad – Create online $25.00
Step 5 -
Click on “Please log in to build an ad”
Step 6 -
Click on “Create an account” and create an account
Step 7 -
Click on the blue banner at the top that has Fort Zumwalt West Middle School on
Step 8 -
Repeat Step 2 through Step 4
Step 9 -
Under Build New Ad, type your child’s first and last name and then click ”Create
Step 10 -
Then, follow the instructions and load your photo etc. Images should be at
least 300 DPI at full size and less than 8 MB per image
THINGS TO REMEMBER WHEN CREATING AD...
should be at least 300 DPI at full size and less than 8 MB per image. Images in
JPG/JPEG or PNG
formats are suitable
for use. Cell phone images are typically too small to reproduce in print.
After you upload your image to your gallery, you
can drag and drop it to the desired frame.
After placing the image, click on the photo to
bring up the editing tools. The buttons allow you to adjust a photo’s position,
zoom in or out, and add a border.
an image becomes too small, you will see a YELLOW warning that the image may
look grainy when it
prints. If you see a
RED warning, your picture cannot be used because it does not meet the print
When adding text, you can edit the style of text
from the Text Tools box.
sure you click “Save Ad” when you are finished.
“Add to Cart” in order for your Recognition Ad to be place in the yearbook.
Please call Balfour
Printing Company at 1-800-944-5930 if you have any difficulties.
Ms. McGillycuddy [email protected] if Balfour cannot help!