What is the purpose of using a very dark color for text instead of a pure black?

I have seen that some web designs implement an almost black font color (hex #001c00) in their designs instead of a pure black color (hex #000). Does the design actually benefit from this or is this practically the same as using a black color? I am a hobbyist web designer and developer and can’t seem … Read more

What web graphics formats to use?

Web sites can contain JPEG, GIF,PNG, SVG format graphics. Which ones should be used, and when? Answer When to use JPG photographic imagery when compression doesn’t matter When to use PNG when you need transparency when you have patterning (backgrounds) When to use GIF when you need backwards compatible animation* when an image is primarily … Read more