Limiting the Color Guide to web-safe colors


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Limiting the Color Guide to web-safe colors

As a designer, we're always looking for some kind of inspiration to help drive our creativity. This is especially true around the area of color. For example, when you're starting to choose colors to use inside of your web designs. One of the nice features that exist inside of Illustrator is something called a Color Guide. The Color Guide is a panel that helps you choose colors that work well with each other. Well, what exactly does that mean? Well, as you can see in the top of the Color Guide here, there is a pop-up. If I click on it, it displays many different types of what we call color harmonies.

These are really just scientific or mathematical ways to define relationships between colors. So, for example, we have complementary colors. A color's complement, if we think of color mapped onto a wheel, the color that appears in the exact opposite side of the wheel is the color's complement. As you can see through this pop-up list here, Illustrator has 23 different possible ha...

Limiting the Color Guide to web-safe colors
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Limiting the Color Guide to web-safe colors provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS5 for Web and Interactive Design

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Web
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