There are 11 that will not render properly in craigslist even though the HEX #'s are getting input properly. They all seem to begin with or include "F".

Does anyone have any clue why? Did I miss something on craigslist on this?

The colors I've tried that don't work are as follows:


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    What does "will not render properly" mean? Color is wrong, dithered, blank, or what?
    – Sparky672
    Commented Jul 25, 2011 at 22:01
  • What do you mean by they don't render properly? Can you show us an example?
    – rlb.usa
    Commented Jul 25, 2011 at 22:01
  • I think this question belongs on Web Apps.
    – rlb.usa
    Commented Jul 25, 2011 at 22:04
  • Despite your claim that they all include "F", #E1CC81 does not include any "F".
    – Sparky672
    Commented Jul 25, 2011 at 22:07
  • Try using the color names instead of the HEX values, e.g.: {color:red;}
    – Alex
    Commented Jul 26, 2011 at 10:09

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If you check out the CraigsList Help Page, it tells you that it only supports a select ten colors.

(Supported colors: black, blue, fuchsia, green, maroon, navy, olive, purple, red, teal.)

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