While designing a website, app or creating a presentation you will inevitably come to a point when you want to use different shades of any color code. For instance: Your website’s logo contains mainly red color and you want to its several lighter and darker shares in your website theme.
From 3.8 update WordPress provides you six awesome admin area color schemes and now Admin Color Schemes plugin has also been updated so you get many extra color schemes for your WordPress dashboard. Now this tutorial is on new, light weight but very interesting free plugin called Color Schemes Roulette, the plugin is made for changing your admin colors in random and yes it is compatible with Admin Color Schemes plugin.
Admin Color Schemes, the plugin that brings new extra color schemes in WordPress admin area dashboard has been updated for new 3.8 update of WordPress. Likewise now WordPress already provides you six different admin color schems, now you can add up some more simply by using this WordPress plugin.
Aubergine, by Kate Whitley & Kelly Dwan
Flat, by Mel Choyce
Vineyard, by Kate & Dave Whitley
All your awesome color choices
So first of all install and activate Admin Color Schemes plugin. Upon activation the plugin adds new color schemes which can be managed from same old user profile page using the color scheme selector radio buttons.
Gradientcreator.com is an easy, fast and elegant gradient background creation tool that works on cloud. All you need to do is visit its home page and you will know what you have to do. On homepage it provides you a button which generates random Gradient with CSS each and evrytime it is clicked. Also you can give a retouch to randomly generated backgrounds or in just a few click you can create your own beautiful gradient and copy its CSS to use it in your website or anywhere else.
Twenty Thirteen is new vivacious color WordPress theme released with WordPress 3.6 update. This tutorial explains you how you can quickly and easily change color strategy of this new WordPress theme for your branding etc.
7feeds ticker is a beautiful and highly customizable RSS ticker widget plugin for WordPress site owners. The widget allows you to display vertically scrolling external and internal RSS feeds (via URLs), you can display multiple feeds from different URLs, you an use various color themes, customizeble colors, fonts, titles, dimensions and other advanced scrolling options. It loads immediately and works smoothly.
Now you can easily highlights the background color of draft, pending, future, private and published posts in your WordPress admin area Dashboard. Colored Admin Post List is the new WordPress plugin that lets you do this in an easy way. The feature of using custom colors makes it different from few other colored admin post plugins out there.
Earlier we discussed about various plugins and hacks you can use for changing all over look of WordPress administration area. This tutorial is a bit different, here we are discussing about a plugin that allows WordPress site admins to change the admin section menu colors manually and you can choose a different color for each dashboard menu item.
All Posts page in WordPress admin area contains a list of all your blog posts from all categories, all authors, even drafts and other posts statuses. You can organize your posts better in admin area by assigning different colors to your posts based on their authors, categories etc.