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New top bar is coming to the Stack Exchange network

status-completed Moderator-related issues Thank you for this preview. I'm particularly glad to see that the links that are currently part of the site design (like tags and users) will continue to be ...
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New top bar is coming to the Stack Exchange network

Stealing from this excellent answer by canon. Adding some text under the icon looks like a great idea: There's a good reason the suggestion is highly upvoted. In the interim, it lets people know ...
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New top bar is coming to the Stack Exchange network

If you want me to review, then don't light up the review icon if there are no actionable tasks The number-one complaint I have with the current top bar is the fact that the review counter lights up ...
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New top bar is coming to the Stack Exchange network

A number of users have complained that the site switcher is in a confusing place. I agree. In addition, the site switcher symbol is confusing. To try the new top bar, I went to SO (which I never use) ...
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New top bar is coming to the Stack Exchange network

I'm mainly reiterating what Monica Cellio wrote already, but I wanted to include a picture of what would happen to those very sub-optimally placed mod elements. Unfortunately every screenshot in the ...
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New top bar is coming to the Stack Exchange network

status-completed I am not sure if StackExchange follows Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (to be referred to as "WCAG"), but the StackExchange logo and text in the new logo: fail at both WCAG AA ...
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How do I change vote arrow buttons back?

This is a user style that I managed to come up with in about 15 minutes, based on a cached copy of a question with old styles (since then gone from cache). button:is(.js-vote-down-btn, .js-vote-up-btn,...
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New top bar is coming to the Stack Exchange network

status-declined Please make the top bar the same on Stack Overflow and on other sites. I would like consistency between all Stack Exchange sites, including Stack Overflow. I've seen in comments (...
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New top bar is coming to the Stack Exchange network

status-wont-fix (See Monica Cellio's answer and/or the followup MSE post.) My cheese has been moved, and a holographic replica has been left in its place. There used to be a menu in this very spot ...
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Update: New Colors Launched

status-completed ref 475 The Add button in "Your Communities" is very difficult to see. I haven't edited my communities list in a long time so I don't know if this is due to the latest ...
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New top bar is coming to the Stack Exchange network

Back in February, in response to concerns about inconsistency between sites, Oded wrote: [...] We are going to consolidate the design on other SE sites to match this new design. Yet here we are ...
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New top bar is coming to the Stack Exchange network

status-completed On Stack Overflow and (now) on Meta Stack Exchange, there's a useful "Help" link in the SE Hamburger in the right corner. Now, mods have early access to this on a site-specific ...
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Did the comment flag dialog change? Will there be future dialog changes?

status-completed The new flagging dialog has a vastly reduced clickable area and, not to put too fine a point on it, that sucks. In most other similar prompts on the site (e.g. the previous ...
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How do I dismiss the new cookie popup that appears on the site?

Here’s a uBlock Origin filter to disable it: stackexchange.com##.js-consent-banner superuser.com##.js-consent-banner stackoverflow.com##.js-consent-banner mathoverflow.net##.js-consent-banner ...
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Why do "share" links include user IDs?

They include your id so you can earn the Announcer, Booster and Publicist badges: https://meta.stackexchange.com/help/badges as far as I know that's the only use of the user id in the link.
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Did the comment flag dialog change? Will there be future dialog changes?

Yes it did. I did it. When the Code of Conduct ships, we're replacing "rude or abusive" with two new categories which you could describe as "rude" and "abusive". As part of that change, we also: ...
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Take the diamond away from Community ♦

Now that there are "mod" and "staff" labels, the Community user's "mod" label could be changed to a "bot" label, possibly in a different color. Here is a ...
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New top bar is coming to the Stack Exchange network

Many of the answers here are about having various drop-down buttons in other positions in the top-navigation. So, I wrote a user script that gives you the ability to move the drop-down menu buttons to ...
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New top bar is coming to the Stack Exchange network

status-review Please make the stickiness persistent, at least from main to meta if not network-wide I know that a network-wide flip for the stickiness is an, uh, sticky point, but I was pretty ...
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Update: New Colors Launched

status-review ref 486 Difference in high contrast dark mode code reviews is impossible to see Here is how a review looks in high contrast dark mode: Compare this with the same review in regular dark ...
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Did the comment flag dialog change? Will there be future dialog changes?

It did change, as already noted. One request: can we make the font used for the explanations a little bigger? We have room, and this is hard to see (for some people on some devices, at least): We'...
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Update: New Colors Launched

Thanks Piper. With regard to dark mode, I still feel like there is not enough contrast between links to questions and links to tags. For example, compare what it (more or less) looked like previously ...
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New top bar is coming to the Stack Exchange network

Please un-bold the rep number. The contrast of the bright blob on a dark background is unnecessarily distracting, especially on sites with a dark theme to begin with. It's cool that I have rep, but I ...
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New top bar is coming to the Stack Exchange network

status-completed The Stack Exchange logo in the top bar doesn't link to anything although it's common for logos to link to some "home page." This should most likely link to Stack Exchange.
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New top bar is coming to the Stack Exchange network

The search bar looks out of place. Take a look at the new topbar, and consider the height of each of the elements: All of the icons and text (green lines) are of the same height of each other. Good. ...
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Why was "no longer needed" renamed "not relevant"?

This was a matter of many people putting in a lot of effort to get some design elements in place while doing a bit of cleanup. We spent more time talking about it and have rolled it back to the ...
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How to disable "time travel" entirely?

Going back to the future sets a cookie named tm2019. Unfortunately it sets it only for a particular question path, but using the browser devtools you can change the path to / that causes it to effect ...
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Add option to hide contributor indicator completely

As a workaround for until this is implemented (if ever), you can add the rule ##.new-contributor-indicator to your favorite ad blocker to hide both the indicator beneath the usercard and in the ...
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