My Nexus 5 recently got updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop. It's a nice update, I really like the design.

I was browsing some websites and one website had a custom colour in the chrome nav bar. I thought that was so cool, so I had to find out how to do it. It's super easy, you just put a meta tag in the <head> of your site:

 <meta name="theme-color" content="#1b1b1b" />

It takes your website from this:


To a snazzy looking this:

It also affects the app switcher view. Here is a before and after:


Cheers, Rich
By Richard Rout
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