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Re: Color index

From: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 27 Mar 2013 14:59:05 -0700
Message-ID: <51536BA9.7090104@w3.org>
To: Lea Verou <lea@w3.org>
CC: public-webplatform@w3.org
Hi, Lea-

On 3/27/13 2:27 PM, Lea Verou wrote:
> Ah, right, I remember stumbling on this before. Thanks!
> Although, at least for me personally, it’s not as helpful when
> working on WPD design elements, as:
> a) It doesn’t include descriptions, so I have to visually search for
> the color I need and there’s a possibility of picking the wrong one,
> since a few are similar
> b) It doesn’t include HSL, which is tremendously useful in creating
> darker/lighter variations
> c) It includes additional colors, which are used nowhere on the site
> d) Several colors actually used on the website, are not in it
> So even if I had found this when I looked, I’d probably still have
> made a new index.

Those are all good points.

I'd prefer we not duplicate the information on multiple pages, so I 
think we should add to and refine the logo page [1], and remove them 
from the design page [2].

[1] http://www.webplatform.org/logo/
[2] http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/WPD:Design#Colors

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