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Color on the Web

Color on the Web

This interactive tutorial will give participants a good understanding of the hexadecimal number system for expressing color on the web. Upon completion participants will have enough understanding to be able to calculate the hexadecimal code for any color they wish to use.

The tutorial includes an interactive calculator at the end, in which participants can enter a six digit RGB code, select enter, and see a web-page background of that color.

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Kenyada McLeod
Kenyada McLeod (Administrator)
4 years ago

This is a fantastic resource!  I teach web design and this can definitely be used in my course.  One criticism is the fact that the button does not appear to work on the last exercise (experiment with color).

Used in course? Yes
Time spent reviewing site: 10 minutes
James Myers
James Myers (Student)
10 years ago
Very good, thank you!
Lynn Aaron
Lynn Aaron (Faculty)
13 years ago
This tutorial discusses color on Web pages and provides explains use of the
hexadecimal system to identify color. It takes about ten minutes to go through.
The material is valid; the presentation is attractive and interesting. It is
presented in short chunks with optional interactive elements for which immediate
feedback is available.

Technical Remarks:

The site worked for me. No additional technology was needed.

Used in course? Yes
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