353 votes

Some changes to the profile while we make it responsive

One thing not explicitly mentioned which has also disappeared, at least for now on that screen, is the "Last seen" value. I realize it's only approximate, but I have sometimes found it ...
John Omielan's user avatar
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311 votes

Some changes to the profile while we make it responsive

feature-request status-completed Please put back the "last seen" and "member since" metrics Edit, Aug. 10th: "Member since" has been restored Edit, Nov. 3rd: a less-...
blackgreen's user avatar
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297 votes

Live: Left nav, new theming and responsiveness

Why is the search field so small? bug status-completed Meta SO: SO (aka old situation) for comparison: Also I find it annoying that the menu isn't always in the screen anymore (while there ...
André Kool's user avatar
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244 votes

Live: Left nav, new theming and responsiveness

feature-request status-completed (see Meta Stack Overflow) My first impression of the left nav was pretty negative. All I saw there were links I didn't care about, and any time I went to a question ...
Kevin B's user avatar
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198 votes

Live: Left nav, new theming and responsiveness

That menu has a lot of whitespace; I mean a lot. And yet even with my rather large browser window it pushes the content to the right slightly. I'm guessing it's so darn big to accommodate large team ...
BradleyDotNET's user avatar
183 votes

Some changes to the profile while we make it responsive

status-completed Another thing that's been removed (and not mentioned) is account ages. This information is still available, from things like SEDE, but is now missing from users' profile pages. It's ...
Radvylf Programs's user avatar
148 votes

Some changes to the profile while we make it responsive

feature-request status-completed Please add "Member for" metric back This was a very useful feature to know, not only how experienced someone is with Stack Overflow, but also to catch voting ...
Dharman's user avatar
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141 votes

New responsive Activity page

bug status-review The padding in the Summary is still enormous And the font size is still larger than it needs to be. I still can only see 1 section. That means the old page was still 4× as useful, ...
KRyan's user avatar
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130 votes

Some changes to the profile while we make it responsive

Suggest to temporary revert this whole change network-wide and instead, do a trial run of it limited to one of "big meta" (MSE or MSO). This would hopefully catch most painful issues and ...
gnat's user avatar
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121 votes

Live: Left nav, new theming and responsiveness

feature-request In my opinion, I think the highlight on the tabs should be on the left side. It flows better, because, like most other tab highlights in the UI, they flow top => down or left => right ...
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121 votes

New responsive Activity page

Author's note: This critique was posted prior to the go-live of the redesign, and references screenshots from the mock-up video rather than the released layout. status-review I really like the ...
zcoop98's user avatar
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117 votes

Live: Left nav, new theming and responsiveness

Sacrificing more of my screen real estate for showing things I do not need is not an improvement. Even with the left bar switched off (thanks for this option, as such) I now see 40% of my right ...
tripleee's user avatar
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117 votes

New responsive Activity page

feature-request status-review Tag view has become unusable. I can only see 6 tags at a time (in 1920x1080). I see more empty unused space than information. When I'm done scrolling I can't remember ...
bad_coder's user avatar
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107 votes

Some changes to the profile while we make it responsive

Dropped the profile views metric entirely. It’s a vanity metric and we don’t think it’s worth keeping around. I have to question "vanity" here for the sake of discussion. I always ...
bad_coder's user avatar
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107 votes

New responsive Activity page

bug duplicate status-planned Why does the Reputation summary waste such enormous amounts of space? Reputation used to default to having recent days expanded, but individual Questions/Answers in the ...
KRyan's user avatar
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105 votes

Some changes to the profile while we make it responsive

Here is how this should have been done, in my very humble opinion. Featured announcement posted here on MSE with the title "Help us make some changes in profile page". The changes would be ...
Shadow Wizard Love Zelda's user avatar
104 votes

Live: Left nav, new theming and responsiveness

feature-request YAWC (yet another whitespace complaint) When viewing a Question page on mobile, it feels like there is too much whitespace under the voting buttons, and especially to the left of ...
Cave Johnson's user avatar
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98 votes

Some changes to the profile while we make it responsive

Please provide alternate APIs to see statistics that were removed from view, if reinstating them is off the table One common use of the calendar UI was to see, if the user's consecutive days reset at ...
Sonic the Anonymous Hedgehog's user avatar
93 votes

Responsive design released for all Beta & Undesigned sites

status-completedbug Looks like the CSS for this disappeared somewhere. We're going to dig through things and reinstate it or something similar. :D ~ Catija Formatting in the "beta stats" block is ...
Monica Cellio's user avatar
89 votes
Accepted

New responsive Activity page

Summary of bugs / feature requests posted as answers Want to contribute? Great! But please read the notes at the bottom of this post first. Type Summary Status bug Negative reputation changes show ...
88 votes

Live: Left nav, new theming and responsiveness

status-declined We considered this, but have some features coming that will need the space. #1: I suggest that we shrink the navbar in width to about the width of the longest item ("Questions&...
Vanity Slug - codidact.com's user avatar
87 votes

New responsive Activity page

Instead of useful features, layout update contained bobcat. Would not buy again. The activity page used to look like this Note the efficient use of space, with nothing squished into an overly-tiny ...
Vikki's user avatar
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83 votes

Live: Left nav, new theming and responsiveness

feature-requeststatus-review Instead of adding a "hide" option in user settings, have you considered making the sidebar toggleable with a button instead? Advantages of a togglable sidebar: Site ...
Stevoisiak's user avatar
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77 votes

Some changes to the profile while we make it responsive

feature-request As a follow up to John Omielan's answer and this comment from animuson: We've actually had quite a few complaints in the past that a "Last seen" indicator public visible is ...
Sabito stands with Ukraine's user avatar
74 votes

Responsive Design Themes - What can sites customize and how can they get changes implemented?

While I'm actually surprised at how well you guys have been able to maintain the immersive feel of sites like World Building and RPG.SE (to be honest, the responsive theming turned out much better ...
Clonkex's user avatar
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73 votes

Some changes to the profile while we make it responsive

I completely fail to see what "fully responsive" has to do with changing the profile layout on those 7 points. The current layout looks less appealing than the former, that much I'm sure of. ...
bad_coder's user avatar
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71 votes

Now live: A fully responsive profile

feature-request I would like to request that the new profile be made with less space. Compare the difference: New: Old: The new profile is definitely much cleaner, but there's too much space. The ...
Dharman's user avatar
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66 votes

Some changes to the profile while we make it responsive

If the point of this change is to make the site "responsive", it should hardly create a horizontal scroll bar where previously there was none? As far as I understand it, the point of ...
tripleee's user avatar
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66 votes

New responsive Activity page

bug status-completed No functionality has been lost ... Here is what the "Votes cast" section on the summary page looked like before the change: However, here is what that looks like now: ...
John Omielan's user avatar
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