WhyDoPeopleLikeBlue?
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WhyDoPeopleLikeBlue?

Updated Oct 29, 2001 by Sylva_cg76


just-reboot
Comment #1 Monday, October 29, 2001 10:45 PM
I have actually done some studies on this... The color blue often has connotations of calmness, oceans and serenity. It is both pleasing to the eye and offers a technical 'edge.' As the optical wavelength of blue goes, it tends to not distract while allowing productivity. I too must admit falling into the blue-gray trap myself. Hey, it works for me...
Mackintosh
Comment #2 Tuesday, October 30, 2001 12:51 AM
I agree with reboot. Blue is calming and overall a very pleasant colour. I like to try a colourful skin ever now and then, but I always come back to something that's blue or at the very least bluish. I also like silver (WinXP silver flavour that is).
Sylva
Comment #3 Tuesday, October 30, 2001 4:28 AM
LOL. I wasn't actually expecting an serious answer. I was kind of joking. But thanks.. what you guys said makes sense *s*
Caylynn
Comment #4 Tuesday, October 30, 2001 7:58 AM
Blue is one of my favourite colours, but so is green. I'd love to see more skins in green - especially nice forest greens, nice nature greens, not those tacky lime greens that seem to be so popular for clothes these days.

How about making this skin in a nice green?
Sylva
Comment #5 Tuesday, October 30, 2001 12:11 PM
CayLynn, look for liquilite. That's the original version of this skin. It's sort of a teal/green. But if you want some really good green skins look for stuff done by Koasati, usually over at deviantart.com. or http://www.koasati.net .
eep1667
Comment #6 Tuesday, October 30, 2001 3:53 PM
Nicely done. Beautiful and simple. Its like blue glass in a silver setting.

But now this one is monocolor? (overmore; I call this cyan). Try dark purplisch blue with limey yellow.

Can you make one in red plz?
feline
Comment #7 Wednesday, October 31, 2001 11:51 AM
i think people like blue is that it helps to remind people it isnt food, and helps to prevent all those embasing attemtps to eat the windows and monitor
mooshoo
Comment #8 Thursday, November 01, 2001 9:45 PM
I like blue simply because it seems fitting for a usable gui... or perhapse it's just because Microsoft has brainwashed us to think that LOL
MadIce
Comment #9 Monday, November 05, 2001 11:05 AM
Great the to see a skin which has a different look and is still blue, erm cyan

Can you please make the menu darker instead of white. The menus are unreadable.
Robbie S
Comment #10 Sunday, November 18, 2001 12:40 PM
@ the end of the day, dosent matter what people like, do things to please yourself, if u want a sky blue pink with yellow dots on skin, then make one of them, and when they say cant you make it in blue, say, if i could have made it in blue, it would have been blue, lol
Riverlass
Comment #11 Wednesday, February 20, 2002 2:54 PM
I think the preference for blue is due to Apple's use of a certain blue/aqua named after a famous beach; who's waters are a distinctive shade of blue. The color is registered, and people want a color that's similar to it.

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