simplecolors: Access Color Names Using a Standardized Nomenclature

A curated set of colors that are called using a standardized syntax: saturation + hue + lightness. For example, "brightblue4" and "mutedred2". Functions exists to return individual colors by name or to build palettes across or within hues. Most functions allow you to visualize the palettes in addition to returning the desired hex codes.

Version: 0.1.1
Depends: R (≥ 3.1.0)
Imports: colorspace, dplyr, forcats, ggplot2, magrittr, stats, stringr
Suggests: knitr, rmarkdown, testthat, covr, devtools, spelling
Published: 2020-10-27
Author: Jake Riley [aut, cre]
Maintainer: Jake Riley <rjake at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GNU General Public License]
NeedsCompilation: no
Language: en-US
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: simplecolors results


Reference manual: simplecolors.pdf
Vignettes: Introduction to simplecolors
Package source: simplecolors_0.1.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release: simplecolors_0.1.1.tgz, r-oldrel: simplecolors_0.1.1.tgz
Old sources: simplecolors archive


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