Web Design: Say No to Grey Text on White Background
i dunno what's going on with web design crowd, but more and more people have websites that's hard to read, using grey text on white background.
Orange on Gray!
Greyer and Greyer!
Solarized Color Theme ?= Science
There's a website called Solarize, that focuses on desigining the most readable color theme, supposedly based on science of color contrast. Witness:
Do you find the text easy to read?
Things get worse:
The Solarized color themes are low contrast, and supposedly works better when your computer display is under sunlight. Maybe so, but it looks terrible indoors.
see also: 〔contrast rebellion By Zoltán Gócza, Richard Gazdik. @ http://contrastrebellion.com/〕
see also: How to Calibrate Your Monitor's Color.