COLOURlovers API

COLOURlovers
From their site: With the release of the COLOURlovers API, you can now access almost 1 million named colors and more than 325,000 color palettes for your creative projects and applications. Creating a theme editor and want to give your users some color theme options? Who knows what amazingly creative stuff people will come up with.
Specs
Tools
Visualizations, Social, Colors, Design
XML, JSON, JSONP, REST
No
PHP sample code and PHP wrapper, CFML
None
Followers (26)
Developers (6)
API Mashups (10)
  • Android application to help choose the correct color palette. Color Pal allows you to quickly browse and search through the most popular and newest color palettes from COLOURlovers.com. Easily save...
  • What's the colour of your blog? blogRGB classifies and visualizes blogs in a creative way - treating colours as text-metaphors and using AI classifiers. Analysis of colour metaphors in blog...
  • This search engine is a testbed for HTML5 coding. It uses Amazon, YQL, and more. The site looks best in Firefox 3.6+, Safari, and Chrome. There is no hacking to work with older browsers.
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Color Pal Color Pal
Android application to help choose the correct color palette. Color Pal allows you to quickly browse and search through the most popular and newest color palettes from COLOURlovers.com. Easily save palettes to your favorites or email them to a friend.
blogRGB blogRGB
What's the colour of your blog? blogRGB classifies and visualizes blogs in a creative way - treating colours as text-metaphors and using AI classifiers. Analysis of colour metaphors in blog texts can offer fascinating insights.
Fyvr - An Amazon search with HTML5 goodness Fyvr - An Amazon search with HTML5 goodness
This search engine is a testbed for HTML5 coding. It uses Amazon, YQL, and more. The site looks best in Firefox 3.6+, Safari, and Chrome. There is no hacking to work with older browsers.
The Color of Words The Color of Words
A color and typography experiment using the COLOURLovers API. Members of the site have "discovered" and named millions of colors and this app allows a new way to visualize them by focusing on their given titles.
Grid-based Palette Browser Grid-based Palette Browser
A minimal, searchable grid that shows palettes with widths or patterns and colours from COLOURLovers.com
Top 99 Palettes at Once Top 99 Palettes at Once
Displays the top or new 99 palettes at once from a specified COLOURlovers user or the entire community. The colors from each palette are displayed as thin vertical stripes.
Twitter Design Generator Bookmarklet Twitter Design Generator Bookmarklet
A bookmarklet makes easier to design your twitter theme.
Color Code Color Code
Deprecated
Version 1.0
Renkler Renkler
Renkler means colors in Turkish. This site has colors for Turkey. Still developing. It uses related colors and palettes from COLOURlovers.
Dekaf Lovers Dekaf Lovers
AA mashup using Degrafa drawing library in Flex with the ColourLovers API. Creates generative compositions via the Flash player.