Color Theory & HTML Color Picker

Welcome to HTML Color Picker! Here, you can have access to all the information you need to understand color. We also provide an actual HTML color picker to be used as a quick tool for choosing colors for any project. As you choose your colors, browse through the site to learn about color.

Color Theory

Color theory can be complicated, but we provide the basic information necessary for understanding the properties of color and an introduction to the color wheel.

Color Theory

Color Meaning

Every shade of color has its own meaning and creates a particular mood. Learn about the different meanings you can achieve by using specific colors.

Color Meaning

Color for Production

Color models are either additive or subtractive. Knowing the difference between RGB and CMYK models is important for achieving the right colors for production.

Color for Production

Color Harmonies

It is important to combine the right sets of colors to appeal to an audience. This section covers the basic color harmonies that can help you choose a scheme.

Color Harmonies

Color Terminology

Do you ever use the terms tints, shades and tones interchangeably? Here are some important color terms to know when referring to characteristics of colors.

Color Terminology