Lesson 1: Color Theory in Web Design
At the completion of this exercise:
- you will have a better understanding of effective use of color on the web.
- you will be aware of some excellent color-related resources.
The purpose of this lesson is to gain a general understanding of the concepts of color use in effective web design.
Read & review the articles in the Resources section below. Respond to the Reading Check questions by completing this form:
Module 2 Lesson 1: Color Theory
Web Style Guide: Visual Design (Read the section on Contrast, Color & Contrast in Typography, Contrast Variability, and Avoid Overusing Contrast)
Wikipedia: Web Colors
WebAIM: Color Blindness