The Color field redefines simplicity.  Point and click to chose any color in the spectrum.

Color Field


Name Type Default Description
type string ‘color’ Value identifying the field type.
id string Unique ID identifying the field. Must be different from all other field IDs.
title string Displays title of the option.
subtitle string Subtitle display of the option, situated beneath the title.
desc string Description of the option, appearing beneath the field control.
class string Appends any number of classes to the field’s class attribute.
compiler bool/array Flag to run the compiler hook or array of CSS selectors to pass dynamic CSS to the compiler hook. More info
output array Array of CSS selectors to dynamically generate CSS. More info
required array Provide the parent, comparison operator, and value which affects the field’s visibility. More info
default string Hex string representing the default color.
transparent bool true Flag to set the display of the transparency checkbox.
validate string String value of the validation type to validate.  The only accepted value is color.
permissions string String specifying the capability required to view the section. More info.
hint array Array containing the content and optional title arguments for the hint tooltip. More info

NOTE:  To set the transparency checkbox by default, use the string ‘transparent’ in place of a string hex value  in the default argument.

Example Declaration

    $field = array(
        'id'       => 'opt-color',
        'type'     => 'color',
        'title'    => __('Body Background Color', 'redux-framework-demo'), 
        'subtitle' => __('Pick a background color for the theme (default: #fff).', 'redux-framework-demo'),
        'default'  => '#FFFFFF',
        'validate' => 'color',

Example Usage

This example in based on the example usage provided above. Be sure to change $redux_demo to the value you specified in your opt_name argument.

global $redux_demo;

echo 'Color value: ' . $redux_demo['opt-color'];

Using the Output Argument

For specifying more than just color to an element, read the Using the Output Argument article.