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rebeccapurple - CSS colour named in memory

By Ben

For 15 years website designers have benefited from Eric Meyer’s blogging and speaking about CSS - the system used to control the appearance of websites. Recently Eric’s-6-year-old daughter Rebecca passed away. As recognition of Eric’s efforts, the web development community have successfully proposed adding the named color rebeccapurple (equivalent to #663399) to the CSS specification.

We’re big fans of Eric Meyer so here’s a block of rebeccapurple.