Automatic Text Contrast with CSS Blend Modes

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In previous articles I’ve created various graphical effects with CSS blend modes, but potentially one of the most useful applications for blends is within text on web pages. Contrast is a basic accessibility concern often overlooked by designers in love with subtlety, shading, and thin sans-serif fonts. But contrast becomes an inescapable issue when text […]

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