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Why are only five different logos available on the '/about/logos' Stack Exchange page?

On https://stackoverflow.com/company/logos, there are download options for only certain logos/icons. Shouldn't this include all the graduated sites logos/icons? I think it should.
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May I create a T-shirt with Stack Overflow logo?

The possible duplicate of Using logo to make myself a t-shirt is still unanswered. I have read the Trademarks Guideline, but I'm unable to figure out whether I as an individual am wearing T-Shirts ...
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What's the font used in Meta Stack Exchange logo?

The font used in Meta Stack Exchange exists or it was made specially for the site? If it exists, what's the font name? Thanks. Here's the logo itself:
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Sidebar site logos aren't resized correctly

I recently noticed some ugly aliasing in the sidebar site list: I actually solved this problem before in my SE app (no linky here, that would be bad. It's in my profile). It turns out you can't just ...
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Why is the logo used on the Stack Exchange data explorer different from the standard Stack Exchange logo?

Here is the standard Stack Exchange logo: Now here is the one used on the Data Explorer: As you can see, the text is a different font and the 3D styles on the speech bubble are different in each ...
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Why is it supposed to be Stack Overflow when the logo is stackoverflow?

I've seen it a number of times, whenever someone types "StackOverflow", someone comes along and corrects it to "Stack Overflow" for trademark reasons. I'm just wondering, if that's the case, then why ...
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Why is one stack piece in the Stack Overflow logo slightly off? [closed]

I understand this question has already been asked but in this I have expounded on the issue and explain more unsightly features of the Stack Overflow logo. I'm not sure why but every time I visit ...
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Amazon logo in oneboxed Amazon links is pixelated

When I post a link to an Amazon product page in chat, the Amazon logo in the onebox is very fuzzy: Can someone increase the resolution of the Amazon logo?
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Legal use of an inverted (altered) version of the Stack Overflow logo

I would like to put an inverted version of the Stack Overflow logo on a site with black background. Is this allowed? The trademark guidance states: Do not distort or alter our logo in any way. ...
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Logo is slightly misaligned

Am I the only one who feels like the logo is slightly misaligned? I think the first angled bar should be moved a little bit to the right, so that both corners are aligned. (pink) I also found out ...
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What is the relevance of the snow “speech bubble” in Winter Bash?

On the Winter Bash site, the logo has a "speech bubble"> This isn't present instantly but is slowly built up over a few minutes as the snow falls. Is this just for aesthetics or does it have a higher ...
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Can I use Stack Exchange logos on a t-shirt or other apparel?

I happened to notice while on the Super User site that one user's picture shows him wearing a shirt with the Super User logo on it. Interested, I wanted to find out where he got it from. Looking ...
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Alternate logo for Chat room footers

Can we have alternate logos for the Chat rooms? As far as I can tell, these all look ok Tex Super user Server fault Meta SO These look reasonable, but show some compression artefact Workplace IT ...
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SE data explorer shows bad Ask Ubuntu logo

In the SE data explorer, the Ask Ubuntu logo is shown as: when indeed it should have the "speech-bubble" portion visible. Looking at the image carefully shows that it should(if I am correct) be ...
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Change logo theme according to important events/holidays?

Similar to Google, but with some important differences: It will be more like adding stuff to the logo, instead of making the logo out of stuff The changes should not take away your attention for more ...
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Can we make the logo a little bigger on the Stack Overflow hoodie?

I recently bought a Stack Overflow Hoodie. When I bought it, I expected the logo to be a little bigger.... It's a $30 sweatshirt with a logo on it that is barely 3 inches wide, and about half an inch ...
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Why isn't the Stackexchange logo posted on the ASP.NET Get Started Page?

On the ASP.NET Get Started Page (See the logo in the Customer Section), we can see that Stack Overflow is one of ASP.NET main clients. They didn't include the Stack Exchange logo instead which ...
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How was the iconic Stack Overflow emblem born?

I didn't see a question about this anywhere so I decided to ask it. I anticipate an answer like "it best represents the site name," which is all right, but I'm sort of looking for an in-depth look at ...
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Apps with Stack Overflow logo on Chrome Web Store and Android Market

I'm developing a Google Chrome extension based on Stack Exchange APIs and it's almost finished. I'm just thinking about my logo and I found a lot of apps on Chrome Web Store and Android Market with ...
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Careers 2.0 logo is wrong

The logo with the space shuttle, the one that tries to imply going up, UP and to the SKY!!! Is wrong, as the space shuttle program is currently grounded. Can we change it, may be to one of the Soviet/...
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The EPS version of the Stack Exchange logo isn't available (404)

I'm trying to download the EPS version of the Stack Exchange logo from here: http://stackexchange.com/about/logos but I get a 404 page. Same goes for the other EPS logos. Can this be fixed?
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Where can I find image files of Stack Exchange sites' logos?

I like to use Google Chrome's Speed Dial extension for my main bookmarks, which include a lot of SE sites. I can link to image files in Speed Dial to make its buttons look nicer. Is there a specific ...
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Tag logos - A good idea? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What do icons on the tags mean? Android has a logo, IOS doesn't. Are tag logos even a good idea, seeing as the low number of logos?
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Is it possible to put a Stack Overflow icon on my business card?

I've been perusing questing regarding the use of the Stack Overflow icon, but I'm a bit stumped on this one. I am designing a business card, and I want to put logos of all the sites I am connected on (...
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What fonts does the StackOverflow logo use? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What font is used in the Stack Overflow logo? What fonts does the StackOverflow logo use? I'm just being curious.
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Why is the SO logo in the new accounts tab darker than the original one?

A few days ago I noticed that the accounts tab is restyled (which made it clearer, by the way). However, the Stack Overflow logo shown there is darker than the original one on Stack Overflow: Is this ...
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What is the significance of the font-choice for “Meta”?

The original trilogy all use the same distressed serif font for "meta". Does anyone know the significance of this font choice, when all of the rest of the design on the main trilogy sites is clean, ...
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Using logo to make myself a t-shirt

I'm pondering making myself a bobince-inspired SO t-shirt. I'm pretty certain that "Do not use the names or logos owned by Stack Overflow Inc. on any apparel or merchandise without our permission" (...
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Should Stack Exchange sites use time-sensitive themed icons or images?

Should Stack Exchange sites use time-sensitive themed icons or images, like Google does with its Google Doodles?
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Where can I get the Stack Overflow logo with minimum 300 DPI?

How can I get the Stack Overflow logo with minimum 300 DPI resolution?
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Some site logos and favicons aren't displayed in Data Explorer

Some site logos and favicons aren't displayed in StackExchange Data Explorer (see screenshots below). The URLs of missing images, e.g. http://sstatic.net/so/img/logo.png, give server errors "404 - ...
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Free logo on tags of open-source developments until they're filled by paid logos?

This is a follow up of this question after I found out that there is free vote-based advertising for Open Source projects. I was told that logos could be added to tags whenever somebody paid for it. ...
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API Logos Always Display Stack Overflow Logo

No matter which API domain which is visited, the Stack Overflow logo is displayed instead of either 1) the site logo, or 2) the Stack Apps logo. For example, http://api.serverfault.com/1.0/help does ...
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What are the guidelines or constraints for proposed Logos for Area51 sites?

When we propose new Logos on our Beta sites - what are the constraints on it? Maximum dimensions, colors, etc? There must be some limits, but the only closely relevant Questions I have found(...
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Has anyone made a “social button” for Stack Overflow?

Something along the lines of these: http://blog.lunarpages.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/socialbuttons.png (image is broken) I haven't seen one yet, but if one exists, that would be great.
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Will the community be able to create and choose logo and Theme for StackExchange sites? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Who designs the logos for Area 51 proposals? Will all Stack Exchange sites look the same? In case it's not been planned or proposed already: It would be nice if in the pre-...
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Stack Overflow logo on maintenance page has the wrong aspect ratio

Here's the issue: The <img> in question has a height property of 70, when the actual image's height is 61. Note: This is a duplicate of this question which is marked status-complete. However, ...
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What does the “B” in the Web Applications beta logo stand for? [closed]

Is it "B" as in "Beta"? (Yes, I get know that it's not the permanent logo - I'm just curious why it was chosen as the temp one.) I didn't commit, so if this is explained somewhere on the WebApps ...
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Where can I get a vector Stack Overflow logo?

Is there any vector logo file for Stack Overflow that is openly available? I could use it to make some wallpapers.
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non transparent favicon for Stack Exchange Data Explorer

I just noticed that the favicon for Stack Exchange Data Explorer is not transparent. I don't think it was intentional as all other favicons on the SO sister sites are actually transparent. Shot of ...
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Why does the Stack Overflow logo lean to the right? [closed]

Why does it have to overflow in a direction? And why to the right? Who was the person behind the logo design? Maybe he/she can answer this.
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Are non-winning logos from the Stack Overflow logo design contest free to use?

I went through the submissions to Stack Overflow's 99designs logo contest and noticed that some of the non-winning logos were very good. Can I use some of them on my website? If so, are they free to ...
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A more “meta” logo? [closed]

I think that the Meta logo does not reflect its "meta" nature. What about something like that instead: Or or, as suggested by random, something more ouroboros such as: Any other ideas?
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Imprints/logos for the sites

I'm looking for an imprint/logo/whatever to use in order to link to online profiles in a site I'm working on. I noticed that careers.stackoverflow.com has a logo image with a white background while ...
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How did Jeff Atwood come up with his gravatar logo image with the black and white spiky haired guy? [closed]

I always wondered where Jeff Atwood got his logo from or if it was created from scratch where the inspiration came from.
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Stack Overflow and Super User icons for use in Windows 7's taskbar with Prism

I use Stack Overflow, Super User and Server Fault every day, so I have them pinned to my Windows 7 taskbar with Prism, a web application that lets you use websites like they're normal Windows ...
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What's up with the SO logo?

Right now the StackOverflow logo is showing as a squished little caveman figure. Has somebody hacked the sstatic.net site? Or is this a regular feature of SO, like Google changing its logo for ...
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Using SO, SU, SF Logos and Colour Schemes in Third Party Apps/Tools

I am building an App to access Stackoverflow, I would very much like to use the logo and colour scheme to give users a sense on continuity. But at the same time I don't want people to think it a SO ...
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What font is used in the Stack Overflow logo?

What font is used in the Stack Overflow logo?
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Can we pitch in to get HowToGeek a different logo?

So, now that HowToGeek is part of the league of justice, we often see the website discussed, often with some reference to the HowToGeek logo: The terrible, terrible logo. It's terribly composed, ...