I find the "Know someone who can answer? Share a link to this question via email, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook." a bit messy. Could this be changed to the traditional sharing buttons that appear on a lot of websites today. I think it would give a more refined look to the sight.

  • @JoshC The icons would take up less space than all that text, and at this point it is very intuitive what those buttons would do, since they are everywhere. Would you agree? – Sionnach733 Nov 14 '13 at 0:58
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    I hate logos all over the place. Keep it simple and clutter free. – psubsee2003 Nov 14 '13 at 1:03
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    Text is lighter than images – random Nov 14 '13 at 1:03
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    I would be happy to see those sharing buttons go away forever (and ever and ever) – doppelgreener Nov 14 '13 at 5:59

Lets keep it the way it is. As @random states, text is much lighter than images.

We should be looking to reduce the load on the server.. As I ironically post an image..

Would more icons be added, or would we just change the existing ones? Either way..

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    You left out Digg. That's racist! – Shog9 Nov 14 '13 at 1:23
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    @Shog9 Digg is in there ^^ You probably didn't notice because they changed their logo. – Josh Crozier Nov 14 '13 at 1:23
  • My mistake; wasn't expecting blue for some reason. – Shog9 Nov 14 '13 at 1:25
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    @Shog9 A very relevant mistake, though--I think you just made a strong case for another reason why this suggestion shouldn't be implemented. :) – Adi Inbar Nov 14 '13 at 3:54
  • I don't see the OP suggesting we add any others.. Just convert the existing options to icons. – Blorgbeard is out Nov 14 '13 at 4:22

We do already have icons in the "share" popup:

existing share dialog

I don't think that looks cluttered.

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