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Follow the Rainbow: 101 Color Resources for Web Designers

Monday, May 12th, 2008

whdb logoJimmy Atkinson, editor of WHDb (Web Hosting Database) shared a new post with me last week. It’s titled “Follow the Rainbow: 101 Color Resources for Web Designers“. Of course Color Oracle is listed under the Color Blindness section 🙂

(Reprinted from Jimmy’s post) 

Do you freak out if someone asks you to match print colors to Web colors? Or, maybe you just can’t decide whether the orange would work better with the blue or the green. Either way, many designers may not realize how easy it is to choose a palette for that new Web design. Additionally, many designers might be surprised to learn that they can stay on top of color trends with a few visits to fashion design Web sites.

All those tips and more are listed below in this list of 101 color resources for Web designers. The categories are listed alphabetically as are all the links contained within each category. Although the sites are numbered, this does not mean that one site is better than others. Visit them all and bookmark the ones that will help you become the most color-savvy Web designer around.

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