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Why is Yahoo purple?

Discussion in 'Yahoo' started by chilirepublic, Mar 4, 2021.

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    Why is Yahoo purple? Red was so much better.
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    chilirepublic, Mar 4, 2021 IP
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  2. qwikad.com

    qwikad.com Illustrious Member Affiliate Manager

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    Over the last few years using purple became very trendy in site design. That could be one of the reasons.
     
    qwikad.com, Mar 4, 2021 IP
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    SNTJJ Active Member

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    Interesting question. I am interested in the answer as well.

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    27 years of Yahoo! website:
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    SNTJJ, Mar 10, 2021 IP
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    It would appear that David Filo was sent out to buy grey paint for the office walls and came back with lavender by mistake.

    Source: https://www.businessinsider.com/why-yahoo-is-purple-2017-3?r=US&IR=T
     
    ret3p, Mar 12, 2021 IP
  5. chilirepublic

    chilirepublic Banned

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    Thanks for answering my question.
     
    chilirepublic, Mar 19, 2021 IP