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lokesh /color-thief

Grab the color palette from an image using just Javascript. Works in the browser and in Node.

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Color Thief

Grab the color palette from an image using just Javascript.Works in the browser and in Node.

View the demo page for examples, API docs, and more.


Project structure

  • build/
    • Simple script that copies and renames files into the /dist folder.
  • cypress/
    • Browsers tests.
  • dist/
    • Generated distribution files created by microbundle package and a couple of files copied via build script.
  • examples/
    • CSS, JS, and Images for the index.html example page.
  • src/color-thief-node.js
    • Source for the Node (commonjs) compatible version of the script.
  • src/color-thief.js
    • Source for the browser (ES6, AMD, Global var) compatible version of the script.
  • src/core.js
    • Functions shared between the node and browser versions of the script.
  • test/
    • Node integration tests. Uses Chai.
  • index.html
    • Example page.

Running tests

Run Cypress integration tests in Chrome browser.

  • npm run dev
    to start local server.
  • npm run test

Adding tests

  • Update
    as needed or create a new test page if you need new examples.
  • Add new tests in

Making a new release

  • Merge
  • Pull down
  • Update version number in
  • Run
    npm run build
  • Commit and push built files back up to
  • Create a new Github release along with tag. Naming convention for both
  • npm publish

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