Having designed my site on a Mac, the colors look perfect to me or at least as I intended. However, most of my visitors are PC users and to them, the site looks considerably darker. I have been told that the PC renders all colors slightly darker than a Mac because of the gamma (forgive my ignorance, I don't really know what this means). Is there a way to ensure that the site looks the same to all visitors? Here is the link to the website:
Those of you with Macs will see that the links are a medium blue and the background is a dark gray. Those of you with PC's will think that the links are dark blue and the background is black. Help!!
Thanks in advance,
You could create 2 sperate style sheets and have one of them loaded based upon browser sniffing results.
Unfortunately, colours can be affected by other things as well - LCD panels vs CRT monitors, for example. All you can ever really do is test as many different hardware and software platforms as you can.
Btw, I'm viewing through IE6, WinXP, on a laptop LCD screen, and the background looks dark grey, and the links are a medium blue-green