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Can you change the CSS for links? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Make links in Stack Overflow answers more obvious? Visited links should be more visible Can we make hyperlinks more obvious in an SO answer? I think it very hard to ...
ayckoster's user avatar
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I can't see links, it looks like text, do I need glasses? [duplicate]

There are two links in here: In the image it is more visible probably because of some quality changes: Is it just me? If it is not just me, could this be ...
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(almost) Invisible links in comments [duplicate]

I just commented on an off-topic post on Code Review with 3 different links. Two of them were magic links. I referred a User to [so], mentioning (and linking) the guidelines (on-topic help). And when ...
Vogel612's Shadow's user avatar
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31 answers

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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94 votes
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Accessibility Update: Colors

As you may already know, we were working on accessibility last year. We took a break about a few months ago to assess how we were approaching the problem and rethink that approach. We never want to ...
Piper's user avatar
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Make links in Stack Overflow answers more obvious?

The color/decoration of links in answers on Stack Overflow (light blue, no decoration) is not very clear at all if one just links them in context (like I did there). Could we make them more obvious? A ...
T.J. Crowder's user avatar
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4 answers

Make links formatted as code more prominent

Since the grey background colour has been added to inline code, links are quite hard to spot. When linking to a function's documentation I usually do it like this since it is a function it seems to ...
Greg's user avatar
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Why are some of my question titles blue and others gray?

When I look at the question page of my profile, I see some question titles in blue, and others in more of a gray, but I don't understand why. Here's a picture of what I see, in case you don't see the ...
NaN's user avatar
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Add setting to change default link colors

Can there be a setting for users to change the color of links that they have not followed, the ones they have followed, and the ones they hover over? When I am on the active questions tab of a site, ...
John Locke's user avatar
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Make links in monospaced format look more like links

In this answer I posted a few links that I formatted using backtics. Because of the new background color and the way the links are formatted it isn't clear right away that they are clickable. (It ...
jjnguy's user avatar
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Can we make hyperlinks more obvious in an SO answer?

I'm not sure if this has got any worse with the updated style on StackOverflow, but hyperlinks are extremely difficult to spot in an answer: they aren't underlined (which is a standard idiom) and the ...
oxbow_lakes's user avatar
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Make visited post titles a more distinct color on Meta.SE

When you visit a post (eg. from /questions or from the home page), the link to that post is changed to be a different color to mark that you've visited it. The benefit of this is that it visibly tells ...
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Difference between link and link:visited on meta is too subtle [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can we change the a:visited color on the home page? Earlier today I asked this question which I thought was a display anomaly. I quickly learned that ...
Aaron Bertrand's user avatar
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New post summary designs on site home pages and greatest hits now; everywhere else eventually

Update 3 - 2022-02-01 We've rolled out another small set of changes + bugfixes. The largest change was that we removed the yellow from watched tags entirely, leaving just the new "watched" ...
Ben Kelly's user avatar
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