Ensure that foreground and background color combinations provide sufficient contrast when viewed by someone having color deficits or when viewed on a black and white screen

[Priority 2 for images, Priority 3 for text]

Checkpoint 2.2

"Ensure that foreground and background colors contrast well. If specifying a foreground color, always specify a background color as well (and vice versa)." [14]

Use these CSS properties to specify colours:

Numbers should be used for colour values, not names.


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