Mint Green in Web Design

      Mint green, as well as all other shades of green are often related to nature. It is considered a cool color and is also a color that our eyes are very used to from seeing it all around us. For these reasons it is ideal for a background color. Color Wheel Pro states that green is the color of nature, symbolizing growth, freshness and fertility. Moreover, they continue to add that dark green has an association to money where as a lighter green or mint green is linked to peace. About.com says that when a person is in a green room, it is much easier to quickly focus on any given object in the room. In many countries green is used to represent Easter and the spring season to symbolize rebirth. Sensationalcolor.com adds that the color green is used by ecological supporters to represent the “Green” movement of being conscious of earth’s wellbeing.

Work Cited

"All About the Color GREEN - Sensational Color." Sensational Color Sitelinks - Sensational Color. Web. 23 Sept. 2009.http://www.sensationalcolor.com/color-messages-meanings/color-meaning-symbolism-psychology/all-about-the-color-green.html

"Color Wheel Pro: Color Meaning." Color Wheel Pro: See Color Theory in Action! Web. 23 Sept. 2009.http://www.color-wheel-pro.com/color-meaning.html

"Green Color Meaning - Colors That Go with Green and The Meaning of the Color Green." Desktop Publishing - Tutorials and Software Recommendations for Desktop Publishing, Graphic Design, and Typography. Web. 23 Sept. 2009.http://desktoppub.about.com/cs/colorselection/p/green.htm

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