The majority of websites are composed of a bright, usually white background and dark text. Then thereâ€™s the small minority of the web:Â dark websites,Â colorful websites. Why is the bright background used by the majority of websites? There are many possible reasons such as it skeuomorphism: it resembles printed paper. This post focuses on another reason, and one thatâ€™s been verified in research.Â User motivation.
â€” User Motivation Determines the Best Color Scheme for Your Website, Tommi Kaikkonen.
Hmm. May be it’s time for a make over.