Only 216 colors are what we call "browser
safe." Browser safe colors mean that these colors
look the same on whatever browser you use...whether Internet Explorer,
Netscape or other browser software. You should limit the colors
that you use to the 216 browser safe ones. So what colors are browser
safe? It is those colors that are made out of pairs of CC, FF, 00,
33, 66 and 99.
Follow the links listed below to find out what these
colors are, how to convert colors to hexidecimal numbers, and tips
for testing the background color with your text and link colors.
Browser Safe 216 Color Chart
- You can
view how your text colors can look against different background
Background Color Selector
- This is another page that you can use to test how well your
background color and text look together. With this page you can
also test how your link colors will look, too.
- Discover how to convert your colors from hexadecimal to decimals