I found this great article about Color theory and how it is used in creating websites. Colors invoke different emotions from people so choosing the best color for your design is important. To read the complete article on color theory click here.
Color theory is the practice of using the meaning behind colors to bring about a sensory experience. This practice can be applied to web design with some knowledge and thought.
People will often disagree about what certain colors mean and what colors designers should use to implore a certain emotion. However, what can’t be argued is that consumers do have emotional responses to colors.