Colors help in making our lives easier by allowing us to deal with the complex ideas in easy ways. Identifying and specifying the necessary work can be figured out via taking the help of the different colors. In the same manner, adding color to Gmail labels will be very helpful for you whenever you try to find out any certain type of message in the mailbox.
You can choose any color and set labels according to the priority of yours. According to your preference, use different colors to categorize different work and give a clean look to your mail page.
Before create custom color for Gmail labels, let’s learn how to add a label to a message.
Steps to add a label to a message:
First, on your PC open Gmail account.
Then open a message.
After that, at the top, tap Label.
Finally, hit the box which is next to each label that you want to add, or you can type a new label.
Now, for adding a label to multiple messages, you can choose those messages in your email inbox then tap Label.
The next step is to add colors to your Gmail Labels so let’s focus on the below-mentioned instructions for creating a custom color.
Go through these steps to create a custom color for Gmail Labels:
Open your Gmail account.
You need to create new labels in case you haven't by now done so. And tap "More" of the labels list, choose "Create New Label."
Next, enter a name for your new label and tap "Create."
Afterwards, a color to your account label via hovering your system mouse over a label & clicking the arrow that has appeared next to it.
Opt for "Label Color" and select one of your favorite colors from the pop-up window.
Then, you need to click "Add Custom Color" in case you want to create the color combination of your preference. With this, Gmail account will display two color palettes which can be used for choosing the background and text colors.
Last but not the least, apply the labels to your emails. You can apply it either by choosing one or more emails or opening a message on the main screen. Simply, click the "Labels" button and after that choose one or more labels which you want to apply. By using "Move To" button, you can also apply labels.
Note: The human brain has an ability to recognize a color almost 20 times as quickly as it can understand a word.