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Should we destroy the [websites]?

The websites tag has 27 questions, no excerpt or wiki (if it did, it might turn out to be "for questions about... well, websites"). At least 5 of those questions are "where should I ...
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Please stop mangling tag wiki excerpts

Currently, tag wiki excerpts are mangled when shown in the tags list. For example, from CodeGolf.SE meta: Not even the prefilled status tags are exempt (status-review): For reference, the excerpts ...
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Add thanks as unnecessary chit chat to Expected Behavior page

I think a large part of each Stack Exchange site's community considers terms like "Thanks", "Thanks in advance", "Much appreciated", "Tks", "Thx", &...
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Mention comment voting limits in Help Center (on vote up privilege page)

Some day before I was searching for suggestions I have in mind here on Meta and voting on existing posts, mostly on comments. By the end of the day I've got a message: Daily vote limit reached; vote ...
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Can we add Stack Overflow teams to our list of communities?

I am a member of a private team. I would like to add a link to that team in my list of communities, here: Right now it doesn't look like this is an option. I have to go to Stack Overflow to find my ...
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New Community Managers have no “staff” indicator in their profile

Since July 2019, Employee profiles are now marked with a “Staff” indicator. This worked well and people working for Stack Exchange back then indeed got the indicator, however looks like it stopped ...
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The serial voting guidance in the Help Center should be consistent with Meta

When a user suspects that they are the victim of serial voting, they should contact the site moderators with a custom flag which clearly explains what they think is going on (after 24 hours have ...
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“How to use the Close/Reopen votes queue” help articles need updated screenshots

In the How do I use the Close Votes queue help article, the screenshots have been outdated. Currently, the screenshots of the review queues show the old UI, and look like this: But the design has ...
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May we have the 2020 “year in moderation” stats published on sites which went live in 2020 too?

It seems that most (or all) sites got the annual "Year in Moderation" Meta post published on 19 January by JNat. However, the Drones & Model Aircraft and Matter Modeling sites haven't ...
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Please change the color of the hats/usernames on the Winter Bash 2020 /stats page

On the Winter Bash stats page, the color of the hat names and the users they were awarded to is not really a great color: It requires a bit more effort to read than, for instance, the stats from WB ...
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Images section in editing help page contains only “http://” examples

In editing help page, in "Images" section there are few examples with the URL. All the URLs are with the http:// only. When tried those example in the editor we received the "All image ...
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Winter bash blog posts are not tagged correctly

There are many winter bash posts in The Overflow blog posts. Those can be searched by the wording winter bash. But we have tag option in The Overflow blog, but it was not linked properly to the post. ...
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Can we get the styling for the pagination on Winter Bash leaderboard pages back?

This year's Winter Bash leaderboard pages do not have any styling for the pagination: However, in past Winter Bashes, the pagination buttons look much nicer, and most importantly, more user-friendly ...
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Use consistent wording for the date-based hats on the WB2020 homepage

If I visit the Winter Bash 2020 homepage, I can see the descriptions of the Bûche de Noël and Where in the World (Sun/Moon)? hats: Bûche de Noël Ask, answer, or vote on December 25th Where in the ...
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Please make the Hat Dash leaderboard link a different color

Over at the Winter Bash page, the link leading to the leaderboard under the Hat Dash button is not a great color and is kind of hard to read: Especially against the orange background. Can we make it ...
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Can we get a <title> for the Hat Dash leaderboard?

The Hat Dash leaderboard currently has a blank <title></title> tag. Can the page get a title, e.g. <title>Hat Dash Leaderboard - Winter Bash</title>, like the other pages?
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Can profile pictures be aligned straight on the Winterbash leaderboard?

On the leaderboard there is a fixed width between the rank and the profile picture, as they both have a fixed padding in CSS. Can this be adjusted to account for the fact that single digit numbers ...
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Can secret hats get a description on the leaderboard as well?

On the leaderboard there is a description in a tooltip when you hover over a regular hat, like so: When you hover over a secret hat you see this: On the winterbash homepage there is a bit more ...
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Hat dash doesn't work on mobile?

I got a notification saying You earned the right to run fast and jump for joy on Winter Bash! But it requires a spacebar, which I don't have available on mobile. Nor do I have a cantina. I noticed ...
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Expose moderator-only and required tags in SEDE

The API has two methods to get a list of required tags (the gray ones) and moderator-only tags (the red ones): required tags moderator only tags That means there must be an enumeration (or two ...
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Remove Stack Exchange mobile app download buttons from emails

Why are the Stack Exchange mobile app download buttons still appearing in emails? This screenshot: Confirms that. These two posts all say that the Stack Exchange mobile app is no longer supported, ...
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Rename “Favorite” vote type to “Bookmark” in VoteTypes table SEDE

Over at SEDE, in this query, it shows the vote type (or what should be the vote type) "bookmark" as "favorite": Can we update that to say "bookmark", since favorites are ...
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Can we disable the “Start reviewing now” button on the stats tab when one does not meet the criteria to do reviews?

I recently joined a new site, and had a look at the review page. I currently don't have enough reputation to be able to do any reviews, which is clearly indicated on the review page. If I then visit ...
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Update the “How to Answer” page to explicitly state that linked resources, not just sites, can be taken down

The How to Answer help page has the following section, which mentions that links to resources can be unreachable or be taken offline permanently: Provide context for links Links to external resources ...
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Expand LQ review comment for “me too” non-answers with advice about “follow post” feature

The "follow post" feature is convenient for users having the same problem as asked about in the question. Currently, the system generates the following comment for those who post non-answers ...
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'Improve this question' in Reopen Votes review queue should lead to an edit inside the queue

When reviewing Reopen Votes, there are two ways to edit the question: the 'Edit and Reopen' button at the top right, and the 'Improve this question' button in the post notice: When choosing 'Edit and ...
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Are there any plans to roll out Dark Mode to non-English Stack Overflow sites?

Dark Mode has now officially launched on Stack Overflow, and the linked post indicates it will become available for Meta Stack Overflow (when?). It also says other sites in the network probably won't ...
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How can I get a notification when someone else's question is reopened?

Does a feature like this exist? A question has been closed, because the user must write it in a better way. I have already an answer for it, and it would be great to have an alert/notification when it ...
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Add the ability to follow deleted posts

I'm reposting my feature-request from the Follow feature announcement as I was asked to by @YaakovEllis in a comment: Can you please add this as a feature request in a separate post. No longer ...
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Protected question notice is confusing and incorrect, especially to users with the association bonus

The new notice for protected questions looks like this: Earn 10 reputation in order to answer this question. The reputation requirement helps protect this question from spam and non-answer activity. ...
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Please add a delay to the hover tooltips

Apparently, the hover tooltip style that was already present for the follow button, has now been added to other places as well. One thing that really bothers me about these tooltips, is that they pop ...
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Google Code Prettify has been officially discontinued; it's time for SE to maintain their own highlighter

On April 21, 2020, Google announced that their Prettify syntax highlighter, that Stack Exchange uses, has been discontinued and is no longer being maintained. The repository has been marked read-only ...
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Allow localizing the “Q” and “A” icons in the user profile

https://ru.stackoverflow.com/users/15479/suvitruf-andrei-apanasik?tab=profile Is it possible to translate those icons for international sites?
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On the <2k edit page, can we please see the comments on our post?

I receive suggestions (in comments) to improve my own question. I start editing. I forget some of the suggestions, what should I do? I normally go back and forth until I finish editing. I can use two ...
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Can /help/privileges/flag-posts be updated to reflect the new flagging reasons?

When declining a moderator intervention flag with the 'use standard flags' reason, users are linked to /help/privileges/flag-posts. The screenshots of the flagging options here still refer to the old ...
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Why aren't description lists formatted on Stack Exchange?

Description lists, formerly known as definition lists, are a form of HTML markup. While they are not a part of Markdown, they may be created on Stack Exchange through inline HTML. However, they ...
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Instagram link needs to be added to footer

Stack Overflow recently launched an Instagram account: This morning, we launched an Instagram account. We’ve had accounts on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Youtube for a while, but never Instagram. ...
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Very low contrast syntax highlighting on mobile site

The syntax highlighting for mobile on Android Chrome seems to be using a different set of colours, which looks much worse on mobile browsers (true over multiple SE sites) Here's a side by side ...
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Unanswered questions do not show Active time

Normally a post shows the active time after first edit. One post of mine does not show that information, does that indicate the post is not a normal state? If yes, what it is?
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Navigation page buttons are orange everywhere

On a similar note to this question: Page change buttons in user profile "All actions" and "Responses" tab appear in Stack Overflow orange rather than site theme color (which only ...
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Improve the user review ban experience [duplicate]

EDIT: While there are similarities with New review navigation does not tell review-banned users what happened or why (and please note that there are no answers to that question btw), I'm suggesting a ...
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Enable vote breakout and the timeline button on suggested edit reviews

At the Established User privilege level, you gain the ability to break out the vote counts into up and down votes, which is very useful in determining whether a post is generally well-received, ...
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Align websites layout on the profile preferences page

https://ru.stackoverflow.com/users/edit/current Probably, right now appears only on Stack Overflow на Русском, because of the localization. But would be nice to make this layout flexible in ...
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Please change “Blog” to indicate it’s a Stack Exchange blog, not a site blog

Currently, each site has a listed "Blog": It just says "Blog" and it's prominent on each page. I worry it could be mistaken for a site blog (e.g. at Chinese.SE, "plain text" could be related to ...
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Add string “Advanced help” into transifex

In the editor there is a string Advanced help: But there is no such string in the transifex. Previously used string was advanced help (key 7a3845cdfc05fdb11c21d4d2250fcad3). Could you add new ...
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Add a link to the notification about the “Create new tags” privilege

It might be helpful, if this notification showed some information or came with a link to more information. I am sure, I can find the information somewhere but just being able to click might make it (...
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Inbox notification text should be darker

The notification font color was recently changed from black to gray (#6A737C): At least for me, the notifications are hard to read now. I suggest changing the color back to black.
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Add a “became hot meta question” timeline event

As I understand, per-site meta questions can become "hot". For example: However, this event doesn't show up on their timeline. For the example above, its timeline shows: This is unlike non-...
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New colors for vote counts are not accessible; please make them darker

A new change rolled out to replace the vote count colors from hardcoded CSS values to branded colors. However, these new colors are not in compliance with WCAG accessibility guidelines. In particular,...
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“The Loop #2” contains inaccessible images with no transcription

The latest blog post, "The Loop #2: Understanding Site Satisfaction, Summer 2019", contains a graph showing percentages of responses to the site satisfaction survey: Coded responses to &...

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