What are the best JavaScript libraries for color manipulation?

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    #1Chroma.js

    Chroma.js
    Chroma.js is a tiny JavaScript library that is destined to be used for all kinds of colour conversions and colour scales. With Chroma you can initiate and manipulate colours, work with colour scales or logarithmic colour scales. 
    Software

    Windows

    Free

    Katherine Stone
    Written on July 31, 2017
    "Wow! Everything you need for JavaScript color manipulation in one neat, easy to use package. I know I'm going to be back here often for my color needs."
  2. 5

    #2TinyColor

    TinyColor
    TinyColor is a small, fast library for color manipulation and conversion in JavaScript. It allows many forms of input, while providing color conversions and other color utility functions. It has no dependencies.
    Software

    Other Platform

    Free

    Kathy Gutierrez
    Written on February 24, 2017
    "I run my own business, and I was in need of a tool to manipulate color in JavaScript. A friend recommended TinyColor, and it has been the perfect solution. TinyColor is a great program that is so user friendly, and puts the entire freedom of choice in your hands!"
  3. 4

    #3Chromatist

    Chromatist
    Chromatist.js is aA JavaScript library for working with colours and colour spaces. It aims to pull together implementations of useful colour space math, for use both in the browser and in node-based servers. In particular, it currently has implementations of RGB ⇔ CIEXYZ conversions CIECAM02 , CIELAB ), and HSL and HSV.
    Software

    Windows

    Free

    Julia Cox
    Written on January 27, 2017
    "This is not an app for beginners. I found it pretty hardcore and I'm a professional designer, so I can imagine it can seem downright alien to most people. But there is a lot of good things there, and I found the interface clear and effective. And if you work a lot with JavaScript, I assume it could become one of your go-to applications."
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    #4Color.js

    Color.js
    Color.js is a Javascript library that is used for manipulate and colour conversion in Java. This library allows the user to create immutable color conversion and manipulation with support for CSS color strings.
    Software

    Windows

    Free

    Crystal Perry
    Written on June 14, 2017
    "I am not sure what I am looking at when I clicked it. It looks like a library list of color manipulation. It may be what the problem was looking for. It does not look like a basic customer friendly library. I will have a hard time investigating it to get what I am looking for. "
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    #5Picnic CSS

    Picnic CSS
    Lightweight and beautiful CSS library.
    Software

    Other Platform

    Free- 0

    Judy Smith
    Written on November 23, 2017
    "This has fantastic documentation. It's open source, so you can use it on as many projects as you want, for free! You can use it on your mobile phone too. It's written in SCSS and has subtle and carefully crafted CSS transitions."
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    #6Async.js

    Async.js
    Async is a library of utilities which provides straight-forward, powerful functions for working with asynchronous JavaScript.
    Websites

    Free

    Julio César Cisneros
    Written on October 26, 2017
    "My nephew likes to program and is always working with JavaScript. Recently he was looking for the best JavaScript libraries for color manipulation. A coworker of mine recommended Async.js. Well, after checking it out, both my nephew and I were left underwhelmed. The site didn't perform like it was promised and we both feel it leaves much to be desired. I would definitely look elsewhere. "

Summary

Best What are the best JavaScript libraries for color manipulation
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Chroma.jsSoftware 8 Free
2TinyColorSoftware 5 Free
3ChromatistSoftware 4 Free
4Color.jsSoftware 1 Free
5Picnic CSSSoftware 0 Free
6Async.jsWebsites 0 Free
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