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It is important to understand that audience members may experience color blindness and/or visual impairment. Color should not be used as a method to separate sections of content and or to convey meaning. The content hierarchy should be established first and in black and white without color.

Color Tips 

  • Don’t use color as the only way to communicate information.
  • Choose color combinations with high contrast.
  • Always check your color combinations. 
  • Be sure to take your type size into consideration when confirming your color combinations.

Additional Resources

Check color combinations by using or