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Questions tagged [footer]

The content at the bottom of each page in the Stack Exchange network which contains the copyright notice and useful intra-network links.

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Why are there separate copies of the Terms of Service per site, if the link in each site just goes to Stack Overflow's version?

I noticed that each site in the network has its own copy of the Terms of Service, e.g. https://stackoverflow.com/legal/terms-of-service, https://meta.stackexchange.com/legal/terms-of-service, https://...
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Why is there no chat in the footer on Stack Overflow like on other sites? [on hold]

On all Stack Exchange sites there is a chat in the footer why is there none at Stack Overflow? Usually I find it over Google or a bookmark, but I was wondering why it is this way.
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Links in the footer in international sites should allow to point to translated pages

We have found a "problem" in Stack Overflow en español. (I also think it would be the same in all international sites) In the footer of the site we can find this text: diseño del sitio / logo © ...
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Feedback link on Meta Stack Exchange should be removed

Feedback link in the footer of MSE refers to the same page, i.e. to MSE itself. Other sites have such link only for main versions, but not for the per-site metas. I think this link should be ...
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Technology section of stackexchange.com footer has broken formatting on iPad

It looks like, due to incorrect width calculation, the last column has moved to a new line: I’m still using iPad, but there is no mobile version of stackexchange.com. Meta.stackexchange.com ...
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Header and footer width is not enough in iOS

In iOS header and footer width slightly doesn’t reach the right edge of the page: Tested in Chrome/Firefox/Safari on iOS 11
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Font style on the second page of Sandbox Archive is broken for mobile web

Compare the font style in the footer of the 1st and the 2nd page of Sandbox Archive in mobile web: Arrows in page selector are also affected.
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Invalid indent for site names in the footer when page width is small

Decreasing the page width makes site list in the footer aligned vertically. In this case indent between some names (which are the first names in the columns when page width is big enough) is invalid. ...
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Don't split revision string in the footer

For better localization there is need to add an explicit non-breakable space or allow to translare string like rev 2017.10.20.27536 in the footer via Transifex. E.g. now in SO in Russian and SO in ...
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Invisible links in the footer

In normal view footer contains a copyright block with couple of clickable links: After group of sites being selected (e.g. Culture/Recreation) that block became invisible, but links are still ...
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Site names are partially obscured in the footer

Site names are partially obscured in the footer for the Technology section: Seems it happened after adding localized sites in that section.
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Why there are no non-English sites in the footer?

According to Oded's answer: Part of graduation is getting a place in the footer. Graduated sites should be presented in the footer. But I can't find there sites like Stack Overflow in Russian, ...
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Display maximum possible count of sites in footer

New collapsing/expanding footer displays sites by catecories. E.g. Technology section is most solid and contains more then five columns each of them contains seven sites: Other sections like ...
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Localization for footer

Recently, a new footer has been rolled out for all Stack Exchange sites. For localized sites like Stack Overflow in ... Russian, Portuguese, Spanish, Japanese, there are a few footer items that are ...
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Footer extending in the stackexchange.com in mobile web view

The newly introduced footer is extending in the https://stackexchange.com site in mobile web view. Screenshot for reference:
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Can the culture/recreation and the life/arts categories be renamed?

The Stack Exchange categories have bugged me for a long time. Apparently, these categories originate from Area51, which has the following categories Arts proposals in subjects like art, ...
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Contact link in stackexchange.com return page not found

Clicking on the Contact link from the https://stackexchange.com footer return the Page Not Found page. But the Contact link from other pages redirect to the correct page.
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New footer clips site name if it is too long

The new footer that appears to have been recently rolled out to all sites doesn't contain long site names gracefully. If the site name is too long and gets close to the 'Company' header, the site name ...
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Site names are multi-lined in the footer

There is an alignment issue in the footer of all the Stack Exchange sites (except Stack Overflow). The site names under the OTHER section are multi-lined. It was fine before some time, reference in ...
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The number after “more” in the footer is incorrect

The footer of this page lists 9 sites in the Science category, and then adds "more (3)". Clicking that "more (3)" link brings up a page with 19 science sites. Considering that 19-9=10, I think that ...
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Distinguishing two classes of links in the new footer [closed]

A new footer was announced in a blog entry. I like the new footer, but there's one aspect I find counterintuitive: There are two types of links but there's no difference in appearance. For example: ...
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The footer link text overlaps the sidebar, even though the background of the sidebar is on top of the footer [duplicate]

The text on the footer overlaps the text on the sidebar: This is easier to see if I change the colour of the text: It also happens on Stack Overflow: But not Ask Ubuntu:
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Sidebar overlaps footer on markdown help page [duplicate]

After I scroll down to the bottom of the editing-help page I see sidebar overlapping footer. Almost like in this question: Floating sidebar clash with footer in team page Screenshot:
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How to edit / how to format box overlapping with footer when scrolling down

I just edited an answer on Unix&Linux and when scrolling down, the semi-transparent right sidebar boxes "How to edit" and "How to format" kept their fixed positioning and overlapped with the page ...
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Area 51 - Insecure connection issue when click a link

UPDATE: Since Area 51 is not supporting SSL yet. But the Area 51 link in the footer of Meta Stack Exchange site and in the Your Communities dropdown list contains https://, clicked from there it ...
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Stack Overflow Talent link doesn't have tooltip

Stack Overflow Talent link in the page footer doesn't have tooltip: Any other site's links have it. E.g. Area 51:
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Change link for about us to https://stackexchange.com/about

I'm talking about the about us link that bottom line has on every site i.e about us, tour, help etc.: Currently it links to https://stackoverflow.com/company/about but it should go to http://...
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Should the footer link to Jobs instead of Careers?

The footer of every page of every SE site has the link Stack Overflow Careers. Formerly, this link would take users to a site with job ads, but they have since moved to Stack Overflow Jobs. The ...
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The footer is too small

I just dealt with another case with SE license confusion (look at the bottom, it says the contribution is public domain, even though it is not.) This kind of confusion can be often caused by the ...
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Hand cursor is missing for “full site” link in mobile web footer [duplicate]

The hand cursor is missing for the full site link in the footer of mobile-web view. For other links the hand cursor is showing properly. Recorded the same as gif: While inspect the element I ...
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Pages on Area 51 aren't rendered correctly when the browser's window is tighter than the body

There are some weirdnesses in how pages on Area 51 are rendered when the browser's window is tighter than the body: Namely the div .wrapper is resized according to the window's width, and the div ....
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The link to meta is not consist in the web and mobile view

In each site's Participate In Meta - Privilege page, under Where is meta? section the description is starting as There is a link to meta in the footer of every page..... Screenshot for reference: ...
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Creative commons link with HTTPS

I just followed the cc by-sa 3.0 in the footer of (some) sites in the Stack Exchange network and wondered, why it is not linked with HTTPS. Creative commons has a valid certificate, so why not link ...
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Move chat footers on all sites to align with chat room boxes

Please align the footer of the chat websites such that it is aligned with the content of the chat room selection page. The footer is currently left aligned and looks odd. This is how it looks ...
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Can the 'site design / logo © 2015 stack exchange, inc' in the footer of Chat be properly capitalized?

As this question shows, all sites were recently updated to have the correct capitalization of Stack Exchange Inc in the copyright part. From: site design / logo © 2015 stack exchange, inc To: ...
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Can the build numbers be added to Chat?

Recently, there have been a few (1, 2) Chat bug-fixes made. In both answers it has been stated that Chat does not display build information like the Stack Exchange sites do (eg. rev 2015.10.7.3747). ...
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Should Mathematica get a registered sign in the SE footer?

The banner for the Mathematica.SE follows the word Mathematica with a registered sign, ®, as it should because Mathematica is the registered trademark of Wolfram Research, Inc. But in the footer that ...
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Why 'date' is omitted from SO Careers rev/build number

In the footer section we have a latest revision / build number in the following format: YYYY.M.DD.build-num For example, the current S[O|F|U] and AskUbuntu footer shows: rev 2015.8.28.705 Meta....
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Update capitalisation in footer copyright of Area 51 to match sites

The capitalisation of "Stack Exchange" in the footer's copyright on the sites was corrected, per this Meta discussion: Stack Exchange should be capitalized in the copyright. However, the Area 51 ...
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Update capitalisation in footer copyright of SEDE to match sites

The capitalisation of "Stack Exchange" in the footer's copyright on the sites was corrected, per this Meta discussion: Stack Exchange should be capitalized in the copyright. However, the Stack ...
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What are these very long parameters in SO Careers “feedback always welcome” URL?

While I was reading through the FAQ and other help pages (in the footer section) on SO Careers website, I clicked on the "feedback always welcome" link and it took me to the main page of Meta.SE ...
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Footer overflow on Ask Question page [duplicate]

If you scroll down on the Ask Question page you get a 'footer overflow' as seen below:
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What does number in “more (n)” represent in the footer sites?

In the footer we have given links to many Stack Exchange Network sites categorized by the type. Each one of them have more (n) at the bottom of their listed links. For example; here is a screenshot of ...
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Same revision (or build) number but the company name in copyright mis-match

Here is the current footer of meta.stackexchange.com and here is the current footer of the meta.stackexchange.com/users/login and meta.stackexchange.com/users/signup The revision (or build) ...
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Company name in the copyright of Stack Overflow Careers site correctly shows “Stack Exchange Inc.”

Please do not mark this question as a duplicate of Stack Exchange should be capitalized in the copyright (I have just posted my answer there) as that question talks about the proper way to display the ...
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Post edit sidebar text overlaps bottom bar [duplicate]

I understand this has already been addressed but on Meta it appears the minimal style is causing this to be an issue. Since it's not styled as a post-it note or anything of the sort (i.e. no opaque ...
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What should be in the footer?

The footer isn't designed to list every site... We should consider randomizing the list, perhaps, to give all sites a chance... but first, the question is "does anyone even use the footer?" - Anna ...
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Long image pasted into upload pushes footer up:

If you use Ctrl+V to upload the image, and it is a very, very long one, the footer is pushed down: This should possibly be adjusted so that it moved the submit box up.
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“Similar questions” overlaps footer and has no background [closed]

When I can scroll down far enough to have the hot network questions overlap the footer (because my question is short) there is no background under the text: Could they either be given a white ...
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Edit help overlays on the footer in edit [duplicate]

Not sure if it is reported, but I couldn't find any. So, in edit page for questions/answers, when we scroll down, the help on the right will overlay on the footer. I am not sure if it is a bug or ...