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Italic text not recoloured correctly on mobile [duplicate]

On the mobile site, italic-formatted words in answers downvoted enough to receive the "greyed out" CSS are properly italicized but the font colour remains unchanged. See this answer on this question ...
Esoteric Screen Name's user avatar
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4-Digit rep up Bug in Mobile Device? [duplicate]

Referring to this profile. (in mobile theme - in case the profile's front page is changed in the future, the issue is originated from this (stackoverflow) post) The 4-digit reputation up seems to be ...
Ian's user avatar
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Badge bullet vertical alignment does not looking center in mobile UI [duplicate]

In the Marshal badge bullet (circle) vertically not center (red mark 3) and also it does not looking vertical center on badge numbers to me (red mark 2) Also I think it needs some padding right after ...
نور's user avatar
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"Close as Duplicate" dialog on mobile changes size [duplicate]

On mobile, the "close as duplicate" dialog adapts its size according to a nominated original with all its answers (with quite a lot of content sometimes if the original question is very ...
Neumann's user avatar
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"Add a comment" doesn't appear below a question but appears below an answer when not logged in [duplicate]

I was trying to check into the situation described in the recent question - Trying to comment on a particular question on the full site crashes Android Chrome I was not logged in. I was checking it in ...
Severus Snape's user avatar
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113 answers

Visual design changes to the review queues

The Public Platform team would like to announce another release in a series of planned work for the Review queues. This release focuses on refreshing the queue user interface in preparation for ...
Lisa Park's user avatar
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Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange

This is an unofficial list/changelog of new features and various changes to Stack Overflow and the Stack Exchange network. It is maintained by the community, while a Stack Exchange employee changes ...
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We are switching to system fonts on May 10, 2021

Update 3 - The changes from round 2 are live, but with one notable exception: On Linux, we spec’d “Liberation Sans” and “Liberation Mono”. Did some digging on that PR and installed a few Linux VMs and ...
Aaron Shekey's user avatar
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Now live: A fully responsive profile

Update As of 2021-10-21T18:05:38+00:00 this is now live across the network. If you find any issues, you can post them as answers on this question. Try to give some details about your browser and ...
Aaron Shekey's user avatar
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462 votes
10 answers

Employee profiles are now marked with a “Staff” indicator

As of 31 July 2019, all staff member accounts have "Staff" next to their name on their user profile. It looks like this: (This is an updated image from the original one included in this ...
Catija's user avatar
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What should we be looking to change and what is inviolable?

Updated note (with the original post still below the line)- Thank you, very much, for the time you've spent answering these questions. I learned a ton. In fact, as I've hinted below, I'd like to do ...
Philippe's user avatar
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New post formatting

Timeline Date What was changed? Sep 23, 2020 It took me longer than I wanted, but I’ve got some updates for you on our s-prose component. You can see the pull request with my thinking over at our ...
Aaron Shekey's user avatar
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217 votes
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Mobile optimized version of Stack Overflow [duplicate]

I found this one on UserVoice, and I thought it was fitting to bring it up here for further discussion. "Stack Overflow already works with Mobile Safari, but the experience is far from optimum. ...
Chris Pietschmann's user avatar
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40 answers

New Staff and Mod Labels on site metas and Meta Stack Exchange

Update: As can be seen on this post and elsewhere on the site, the styling for the mod/ staff labels has been modified, and hopefully will not pop out and be as overwhelming as the original colors: ...
Yaakov Ellis's user avatar
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Some improvements to blockquotes

Update Sorry for the delay! I’ve been thinking about this feedback in between my other projects, and I’ve landed where I’ve started 😕 I’ve made sure to continue highlighting spoilers in gray. The ...
Aaron Shekey's user avatar
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Reducing the weight of our footer

As you may be aware, we’re deprecating our mobile views, so with that in mind, it would only make sense to try to reduce the page weight in the responsive views that’ll be replacing them. Currently, ...
Charlotte's user avatar
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79 votes
7 answers

Navigation and UI research starting

We’ve been running the site satisfaction survey on Stack Overflow since 2019. Since its creation, the Stack Overflow audience has told us that Stack Overflow’s design is a pain point—stating that the ...
Bella_Blue's user avatar
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18 votes
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The site settings section of user preferences is now fully responsive

As of this morning, the following sections of user preferences are now fully responsive: Preferences Flair Applications My logins Hide communities Delete profile If anything looks strange, please ...
Aaron Shekey's user avatar
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60 votes
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Custom 404 pages are gone :-(

I just realised thanks to DavidW that all sites have just lost their custom 404 pages, see here for example: They're the same across the entire network now, without the fun site customisations. Only ...
Rand al'Thor's user avatar
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Please don't completely remove the mobile website, for the benefit of users on slow connections

A Stack Exchange employee just said the following regarding the mobile site: We are actively working on the responsive design that works on both desktop and mobile, based on screen size. Once that is ...
Sonic the Anonymous Hedgehog's user avatar
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17 answers

We’ve removed the option to disable the fixed top bar

We’ve removed the option to disable the fixed top bar. We didn’t change the default. We’ve only removed the ability to change the default. According to SEDE, we’ve got ~13k users with the fixed top ...
Aaron Shekey's user avatar
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Mobile font-size way too large

Just now, when reloading Stack Overflow on my mobile, the font sizes have been enlarged: I'm aware that the mobile views are deprecated, but this change doesn't look intentional. The font sizes ...
0stone0's user avatar
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21 votes
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“Prev”/“next” triangles rendered as Emojis on iOS devices [closed]

In the (default) Safari browser on an iPhone the "prev" and "next" characters in the links at the bottom of the questions page are rendered as Emojis, which looks quite ugly: The HTML source contains ...
Martin R's user avatar
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We’ve shipped some changes to the user profile navigation

The changes discussed and demoed in Additional profile refinements are now getting rolled out. We’re changing some layout before enabling responsiveness on user profiles. However, we can’t enable ...
Aaron Shekey's user avatar
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16 votes
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What is the “Responsiveness”? [closed]

In the site footer I see a link named “Enable/Disable Responsiveness”: It looks like some text/images are scaled when Responsiveness is enabled, but what does actually it do?
αλεχολυτ's user avatar
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When implementing a major design / workflow change, offer an opt-in beta testing option before release

As we've seen recently with both the updated user profile and homepage designs, it's difficult sometimes to gauge the impact that this will have on users' experience just from screenshots or a video ...
Mithical's user avatar
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How can I switch to the full site when the mobile view only has the "Mobile" link and doesn't provide the "Full site" link?

The mobile view has been deprecated since 14 Feb... or so it seems. Catija mentioned this on The Tavern, So... I have a guess... a few days ago we got rid of the mobile view, right? But we didn't get ...
Meta Andrew T.'s user avatar
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1 answer

Link to own profile has disappeared

Maybe I am crazy, but I cannot find a way to get to my profile page anymore, while browsing from Android/Chrome. I think the profile link showed up after clicking on the logo in the top left. I tried ...
HugoRune's user avatar
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Unfollowing a question triggers a "you're no longer following this answer" pop-up

Seen on mobile web, Brave browser version 1.27.109, Android 10, cannot confirm on other browsers (yet). Following, then unfollowing a question triggers a pop-up reading: You're no longer following ...
Jenayah's user avatar
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2 answers

Insert code in Stack Overflow mobile site [closed]

I'm currently accessing Stack Overflow through the mobile site (on a phone), and I tried without joy to insert a code block (seemingly, I'm not the only one who has had this problem). I tried to put ...
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