How to design app color theme?

A mobile app is only as good as the experience users derive from it. One way to optimize user experience is to make the color theme optimal.

Here is a comprehensive guide that will help you set up the layout them of your app.

Designing the Top Header

The top header of your app contains sections like the app or brand name, cart button, profile button, main menu, and product search.
The main design elements for this section are.

Primary Color

The primary color of your app will be the main background color for the app header. Follow the steps below to set the primary color.

  • Open the color panel under Primary Color.
  • Scroll across the color panel and preview the changes on the live emulator. Keep experimenting until you find the right aesthetic.
  • You can also enter a hex code or RGB values to arrive at the color best suited to your design.

Home Screen header text

Header text refers to the text on the top of your app screen. Set the header text with the following steps.

  • Enter the text in the field under Dashboard Header Text. You can enter a maximum of 15 characters.
  • Preview the changes on the live emulator on the right side of the screen.

Text Color

Text color helps set up the color in which the text appears in the header and menu sections. Here is how you can set the text color.

  • Open the color panel under Text Color.
  • Scroll across the color panel and preview the changes on the live emulator. Keep experimenting until you find the right aesthetic.
  • You can also enter a hex code or RGB values to arrive at the color best suited to your design.

Font

  • Choose a font from the drop-down menu under Font.
  • Preview the change in the header text on the live emulator.

Designing the Main Button

In this section, we will discuss how you can design the main button of your mobile app.

Button Color

  • Open the color panel under Button Color.
  • Scroll across the color panel and note the changes on the preview screen. Keep experimenting until you find the right aesthetic.
  • You can also enter a hex code or RGB values to arrive at the color best suited to your design.

Button Text Color

  • Open the color panel under Button Text Color.
  • Scroll across the color panel and preview the changes on the live emulator. Keep experimenting until you find the right aesthetic.
  • You can also enter a hex code or RGB values to arrive at the color best suited to your design.

Click on NEXT when you’re done selecting your color theme.