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Color Tools and Simulators

Here are a few handy color tools for web designers. These are external resources and each opens in a new window.

Color Tools and Simulators Color Check
Check if your website's (or image) background and foreground color are compatible if viewed by someone with color deficits or on a black and white screen:
URL: http://www.etre.com/tools/colourcheck/

Color Blindness Simulator for Websites
Check to see what any website looks like to a color-blind person:
URL: http://colorfilter.wickline.org/

Color Blindness Simulator for Images
Did you ever wonder what certain images look like to a color-blind person?
URL: http://www.etre.com/tools/colourblindsimulator/

Name That Color
An application which shows you the name of the selected color or let's you browse colors by name.
URL: http://chir.ag/projects/name-that-color/