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Finally got around to adding a dark color scheme to my site via the "prefers-color-scheme" CSS media feature; for browsers that have dark mode enabled.

I based the colors off of Ayu, which is the VS Code theme that I use (and love!).

@oedmarap may u share the CSS with me? Just that portion would be enough, and comparing it with how it usually is if possible. I want to add this to my site

@joeligj12 No problem at all. I simply declared some CSS variables based on Ayu's dark mode colors, and then mapped them to corresponding styles that affect basic elements such as background, text, links, headers, etc.

I made a private Gist that should give you an idea, and that you can use as a starting point for further customization: gist.github.com/oedmarap/b98bd

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