Bookmarks for books are nice and colorful products used to mark book pages. Sometimes we read and and do not conclude and hence the need to bookmark a page or pages. We also at times bookmark pages we would like to re-read. A bookmark design comes in handy for this.
There are thousands of bookmark design ideas, categories and types and I believe more are yet to be invented. Reading is a major hobby and further to this a means to education and thus the need to bookmark pages as we read along.
Since the advent of books centuries ago, there were several bookmark ideas that were used to mark pages. Leaves bookmarks and feather bookmarks just to name but a few came in handy. With time, there have been bookmark design ideas , categories and types that have come up.
Bookmarkers are vital in the learning process because its human nature to forget. With the world getting more educated and literate, there is need to have books bookmarks to mark pages for easy reference and a smooth learning process.
I look forward to seeing braille bookmarks and enhanced visual bookmarks for the visually and hearing impaired human beings in our society. With bookmark design ideas coming up day in day out, I think this will be a reality soon and will go a long way in advancing education to millions of our disabled brothers and sisters globally.
On the same, looking forward to seeing and indeed acquiring environmentally friendly bookmarks or better still green bookmarks. Imagine recycling plastic and e-waste to come up with great plastic and e-waste bookmark design categories and ideas as well ? wouldn’t this make the world a cleaner, environmental friendly and better place to live in ?
There are two major types of bookmarks. Well for me I prefer to name them digital and manual bookmarks.
1. Digital bookmarks are computer or internet bookmarks. While surfing the internet either searching for something, reading a favorite ebook or viewing video tutorials, we may need to bookmark some important parts or information that we could go back to for reference. Chrome bookmarks, firefox bookmarks and several others are available depending on your search preference. I have about or more than 500 bookmarks on chrome.
2. Manual bookmarks are books bookmarks. These are what we physically use to mark the pages of our books. Under this type, there are various categories and ideas that give us very lovely and nice bookmarks for our books. I will expound on this at length below.
Manual bookmark design ideas are in plenty and come in various shapes, materials used and the intended category. Below are several bookmark design ideas and types.
1. Personalized bookmarks. These are like tattoos that we have that symbolize or signify something in our lives. They could be made of paper,metal , feathers and many other materials. They could also be in various shapes and designs as well.
2. Custom bookmarks. These are custom made for several occasions or institutions. A church or school could have custom made books bookmarks or a friend could buy a custom made bookmark for his or her friend.
3. Cool bookmarks. Well, I would say as the word states, they are just cool. Metal, feathers, paper, fabric are materials used to make this. They are unique bookmarks that will put a smile on your face at first glance.
4. Bookmarks for books DIY. These are “do it yourself “ bookmarks. One could improvise a handkerchief, pen, a piece of paper, a piece of cloth or any other material to just mark their books pages.
5. Printable bookmarks. Yes as the term states, these are mainly made of paper and could be printed or have words and pictures embossed on them.
There are also different categories. They are based on gender and the stage in life one is.
They are mainly;
The best places to shop for the best bookmarks and get a cool bookmark design or designs are
Other great bookmark ideas are to be found on the internet via search engines or social media platforms. Get Fiction Books and get the best bookmarks to mark the pages as you read.