Web Design Colors

The use of color in a Web page is very important and can make the difference between a page that is easy to read and attractive to the user and one that has people squinting to make out the words.

The web design color sites listed here provide help with colors, refer to our section Web Design for a list of sites that deal with the use of color.

Non-dithering Colors by Hue
A complete sampling of colors and the appropriate hexadecimal code and RGB (red, green and blue) numbers.
HTML Background Color Selector
A background color analyzer.
RGB (red, green and blue) to Color Name Mapping (Triplet and Hex)
RGB (red, green and blue) to Color Name Mapping (Triplet and Hex).
Rapid Tables RGB to Hex color conversion
Enter your RGB (red, green and blue) values in the appropriate boxes, click Submit, and this site provides you with the Hex code as well as a sample of what the color will look like.
VisiBone Webmaster's Color Lab
An interesting patterned color wheel using JavaScript.

See also: HTML Colors Defined