Creating a master color guide


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Creating a master color guide

One thing that I always found tricky when it came it CSS was remembering all of the different colors that I'd used throughout my CSS documents and what exactly they were and what the hex codes meant and all that good stuff. And so, what I started doing was developing something that I call a universal color guide that I'd create for each individual CSS document that I have. So, what this color guide enables me to do is before I start out, chances are, I have done a mock-up in Photoshop, or Fireworks, or Illustrator or something, and I have got all of the colors that are going to go in to this design already planned out.

So what I do is I get the hex codes for those or the RGBA values for those, and I go through, and I map out a style guide at the very top of my CSS document to let me know exactly what colors I will be using, and then I put in there all of the different names of those colors, whatever they might be. So, I am going to show you how I do that right here. So, the first thing I d...

Creating a master color guide
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Creating a master color guide provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the CSS: Visual Optimization

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