Friendly Color Combinations for Web Pages

   Posted February 13, 2005 by David Kirk in HTML

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Here are some hints for getting a good color combination for your web page.

I am a typical guy without fashion or color-sense. I barely can match my clothes. You can imagine that picking out good colors for a website I find very difficult. These are the tools that I typically use.

Input your main colors, and the site will suggest other colors that will blend nicely.

If you want some pre-made suggestions, you can check out these graphics:

Other frequently used applications include
Color Scheme Designer and Adobe’s Kuler service.


About David Kirk

David Kirk is one of the original founders of tech-recipes and is currently serving as editor-in-chief. Not only has he been crafting tutorials for over ten years, but in his other life he also enjoys taking care of critically ill patients as an ICU physician.
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