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07 April 2023

Global colors - what they are and how to use them

In the WebWave website builder, you can use the "Global colors" option so you can keep the appearance of the elements consistent, in a moment you will be able to globally change the colors in your project and quickly adjust the template to your preferences.


Color palette styles
Page color division
Adding new page colors
How to assign a color to an element
Connecting page colors to existing elements


Color palette styles.

Color palettes are created automatically when a new page is created. The color palette is changed by clicking on the current palette and selecting another color palette, while the color in the palettes is changed according to the "Edit existing color" section.



Page color division.

The following page colors are available by default:

Basic colors:

After defining the color, the color of the newly added items, will be changed for the following items:


Element State/edit
Button Normal state
Add to shopping cart Normal state
View shop cart Normal state
Login -
Website Normal state; Active state
Blogsfeed Read more/Text color
Formularz Normal state/Send button



Element State/edit
button Hover
Add to shopping cart Hover
View shop cart Hover
Website menu Hover
Form Hover/Send button
Data Text color
Single article Border
Pagination Selected pagination index(background)
Pagination Pagination index


Neutral 1

Neutral color 1 is responsible for the color of text styles. You can edit these styles in the "Text style" tab.

Element State/edit
Extensive text Text color
Header Text color
Counter Text color
Website menu Text color - without state
Header Text color
Content Text color
Inputs Border/Color


Neutral 2

Pagination Selected pagination index/Text color
Inputs Background color


My colors:

Want to assign a color other than the base color to an element? You can use user colors. You can have as many user colors as you want, you can add them, delete them and edit their name.

Adding new page colors


Adding your own color:


Edit an existing color:

To edit the color of an existing color, click on the preview of that color and select the appropriate color using the color palette or HEX code.


Edit color name:


Color Removal:


How to assign a color to an element

Instead of a history of recently used and favorite colors, you now have page colors that you can assign to several elements and globally modify their color in the "Global colors" tab if necessary.

To assign a particular color to an element you need to:
For graphic elements:

For text elements:

The selected page color will be marked with a white dot. 

ATTENTION! When you change the page color in an element, the element will inherit the new color and react to its change.


Connecting page colors to existing elements


Do you have a site, or are you using a template and would like to change the layout? Take advantage of the "Connect to elements" option. This feature allows you to locate and change the color (globally) of elements that have the same color as the selected page color.

Attention! That we can use a pipette to set the same color (only works in chrome).


We click this icon, then hover over the selected element from which we want to acquire the color. After acquiring the color, we click "Ok".