Where Do Color Associations & Meanings Come From?

Where do the color meanings and the common associations come from, and why do some of these meanings change depending on certain cultures? This article expresses theories and ideas on how certain color associations develop and remain with us to this day. Why do different cultures have different meanings? Perhaps the biggest question and debate…

Does Color Preference Predict Extroversion?

Does color preference or choice really predict whether someone is of the introverted or extroverted personality type? This article looks into some of the science and research that has been done which backs up this theory. Cortical Arousal Studies and experiments in neuroscience have suggested that there is a difference in the cortical arousal of…

How Colors Can Influence Your Workout?

Different colors have many influences including increasing or decreasing our energy levels, making us feel warmer and cooler, helping us to relax as-well as many other influences. These influences can be used to benefit our motivation and workouts. Some people get their energy from external stimuli; music can be a great form of energy and…

The Meaning of Colors in Dreams

Our dreams can mean and suggest many things, however this article will be focusing on the meaning of particular colors that are in our dreams. Dreams can be baffling, confusing, sometimes disturbing, but ultimately fascinating. They are the result of the depths of the unconscious mind, which includes desires and suppressed or repressed elements of…

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Color Trends – Why & How Do They Happen?

What are color trends and where do they come from? Color trends are basically preferences for certain colors, or combinations of certain colors which become popular. Color trends can influence fashion, interior and exterior home design, graphic design, technology like phones, computers, as well as website design and marketing, including digital marketing. Where do color…

Connection Between Favorite Colors & Political Views?

Is there a connection between color choices, favorite colors and political views, whether they’re liberal or conservative, left or right? The answer to this question is yes, possibly to some degree. Let’s look into some colors and their associations, and people’s motivations for choosing certain colors. This article is a hypothesis which comes from using…