Use the right color
for your web design
Everyone has a website nowadays,
and yes it's important too. Having a website has numerous
benefits over not having a websites and besides having a website
is not expensive anymore. Gone are the days when having a
website was an indicator of propserity since it was expensive.
Now, the web designs are not that expensive and everyone seems
to getting one for themselves, however its not necessary that
all the websites are good looking and a piece of art.
If observed minutely - a major
percentage of the non attractive websites do have a potential
of being an attractive one. But , as is apparent from many
websites, they have lost out due to the colors they have used.
Not selecting a right combination of colors on your website
can be a disaster for your business.
Believe it or not, ther is something
know as color psycology and even there is something like color
therapy as well. You may agree to it or not, but people can
be attracted to the website with the help of appropriate colors.
who will disagree that the best combination of colors is black
color on a white background, that's the most used and preferred
The colors that you use on your
website can attract or repel a visitor from your website.
You try hard to bring viistor to your website, but what if
they leave your website the moment they visit. No good you
will say ! So using the right color theme on a website is
Consider the following tips
on using colors on your websites;
1. Use natural colors
Consider using the colors found in nature. They are moe pleasing,
attractive and soothing to the eye. Combine the colors and
people will relate with your website instantly.
2. Create a contrast
Use contrasting color for the background of your website and
the color of the text. As mentioned earlier, the most effective
contrast is black colored ont white background. You can choose
other dark colors as background of your website.
3. Avoid colors which hurt
Do not use the colors which are a strain on the eye. Do not
use colors which are excessively bright or flourescent colors.
If its very important to use those colors than tone it down
with the help of other shade colors.
4. Follow uniformity
It's a good option to keep the one color scheme on your complete
website, so that it lands uniformity to your website. Most
probably you can have about 5 to 6 colors in a color scheme
to be used on the website.
5. One color - different
Use different shades of a single color and see the wonderous
web design that you can create out of it.
6. Last, but not the least
People have an affinity to use the colors that they like on
their web design. Do not do so. The website is not meant for
you, it is meant for prospective clients. Identify and target
your prospective customers and use the colors that will appeal
Web Design Temple is a web
designing company, which employs a color expert who
offers a differnt color theme for every single website so
that the web design is creative and visually appealing.