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Questions tagged [design]

"Design" refers to front-end elements, such as page layout, coloring conventions, etc.

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Active bounties image is not loaded

Today whilst scrolling CodeReview, I came across this broken image. Seems the Active Bounties image is not working properly anymore.
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Code Review's updated site theme is now live for everyone

Update - the theme and layout is now live for everyone. Thanks for your feedback in this process. If there's additional feedback, please feel free to add to the answers below. As part of ...
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Nav bar? Where are you?

Why is the top navigation bar not fixed to the top? When I scroll down, I can't see it. But, on Stack Overflow, the navigation bar is fixed to the top and can be seen even after scrolling down. Any ...
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Emphasis doesn't work correctly with comments at SE Code Review [duplicate]

I've noticed that the markdown emphasis (_emphasized text_) doesn't seem to render correctly at SE Code Review (comments). Example markdown: ...
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Why can't I see any bold and italic text on Code Review? [duplicate]

I cannot see any bold and and italic text on Code Review. It started a few weeks ago on on machine with Chrome and now the same happens in Opera and Edge on another machine. And this is not only ...
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Font weights appear indistinguishable [duplicate]

Code Review is the only website on which font weights behave weirdly - for me (using Linux Mint 18.2 and Firefox 55): Some bold text: hello world. ... but it doesn't seem bold! It's the same ...
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Font style doesn't work with new font

We seem to have gotten a new font in the last couple of days. This new font family for me is for the most part the below. As most other font-family's use ...
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Setting for tracking a privilege / tag badge overlaps tracker

MacOS: 10.12.5 Safari: 10.1.1 (12603.2.4) Windows: 10.1703.15063.296 Opera: 45.0.2552.881 32-bit Windows: 10.1703.15063.296 Chrome: 58.0.3029.110 64-bit Windows: 10.1703.15063.296 Internet Explorer:...
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Modify the h3 font size [duplicate]

Lowercase is look similar to lowercase ls in <h3> elements (which use the ...
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Bug with empty div container in main site

Noticed this a while back, forgot to say something (I think, could be dupe, no idea), but I have an empty div on my main site view underneath my favourite tags, and ...
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Possible misalignment within mod message page

It appears that various elements are misaligned within the mod message page: I don't remember exactly how it used to look, but I believe the guidelines box (and the message box) should be along the ...
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Sign Up / Log In page header looks funny

The page header for the Sign Up / Log In page looks a little funny: The white Background on the header doesn't match the text. Also it may be debatable whether it's intended to break the background ...
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Line alignment bug with user names and comments

There seems to be a bug in the comments where if the username wraps to the next line and ends up underneath a word that contains characters like 'g' it will overlap those characters see: The image is ...
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Flag summary layout broken

As you see on the picture, flag summary layout is broken. The right column should be on the right, instead of below the left column. This doesn't happen on the other SE sites. Tested on latest ...
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The checkmark for “positive question record” clips a bit

Just noticed this earlier on my Mac, but the checkmark when you click a badge description (i.e. [badge:socratic]) clips a bit. Here's an image for a better description. OS X El Capitan, 10.11.4 ...
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New Answers to Old Questions layout is broken

The "New Answers to Old Questions"-View in the 10k Tools layout is broken:
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The use of light gray type on this site makes it very difficult to read [closed]

This website is very difficult to read. It appears you are using #444 for text color. Would you consider changing the default text color?
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Bug in display of recently earned badge

When I go to my profile, on the Activity tab under Badges, I see this: Notice how the badge only has the open bracket {. Now when I scroll down to the badge ...
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The “Edit” screen seems to be broken

I saw an open edit on a question, and when I clicked it I got this: One of the buttons is shown only partly, and I think there are some buttons missing. Browser is Chrome 47.0.2526.111 on Windows 7 (...
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Off-topic because… There are strange radio buttons

I was going through the review queue and came across a question that I thought may be off-topic. I was deciding which topic it would be off-topic for, if any. And noticed that the radio buttons are ...
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Capitalization Bug in Title Prompt

The title prompt has a capitalization bug: That should be "State the ...", with a capital "S".
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The “i” looks strange in h3 headers [duplicate]

The letter "i" in h3 headers looks odd. Tested in Windows 7, Chrome, IE. For example: Single responsibility principle Looks like this: Basically it looks like capital "I", and it's weird. I don't ...
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Visited badge link color on mobile [closed]

As you can see in the images, the visited link has a dark blue color and the background is black. It's not readable.
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Consider changes to the font used for MathJax and bolded text

As the following image shows the font size of mathematical text and bolded text are larger than the ordinary text, at least in my browser (Chrome v47 on Mac osX): The image is snapped from this ...
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Magnifying glass misconception of what Code Review is about

Recently, since our logo change, I've noticed an abnormal amount of down voted questions. All of these questions seem to have something to do with either code needing to be rewritten, or a bug in ...
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Code Review missing from Stack Exchange footer

Graduated sites are listed on the footer pages of all other Stack Exchange sites. Consider this list from Stack Overflow: (similarly on Meta.Stack Exchange ) I notice that other recently "designed" ...
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Beta logo still present on Stack Exchange iOS app

It looks like the new logo didn't make it to the SE app?
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Use a font family which has an actual italic variant (instead of oblique)

In the new design there was a change to the CSS that determines the fonts used for posts. This is what it is using now, based on my research: ...
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Buttons in the profile page have underlined links

Most of the button-like elements have white text displayed on a coloured background (blue on Main; dark grey on Meta): But there are some buttons on the profile that have an underline in the button. ...
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New design cache issues in chat

After a few days with the new design, some other users and I still experienced that the icons when clicking persons in the chat room experienced seeing the old icons. I snagged the followed image: ...
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Tag count partially obstructed for longer tags when adding to question

When attempting to add a tag with a long name such as producer-consumer, the "learn more" link obstructs the count (for this tag, it should read 26, not 2). I suppose this has to do with the display ...
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The C# tag clips just a tad

The picture is pretty self explanatory. It seems that the # sign on the c# clips when formatted into a tag. C# and C# don't do ...
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Can I keep my chat with darkness in it?

I prefer a dark color-scheme for almost all my activities online, including the 2nd monitor. For SE chats I have a special extension installed, that inverts colors and has some other gimmicks. ...
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The color (or contrast) of visited links is too light to be readable

status-completed This has been fixed and will be live after next build on production. After visiting a link, one can't clearly distinguish between this link and surrounding text.
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Flagging history appears at the bottom of page

status-completed It's now fixed and will be live after our next production build. On my flag page the sidebar at the right containing a summary of my flagging history has recently been pushed right ...
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Certain characters formatted with ### seem messed up under 100% zoom

I recently came across this post and noticed some issues with the heading text. For instance, the first one (with ###): main(arg) That third letter is supposed ...
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IP lookup heading almost overlapping first entry

status-deferred The initial issue has been fixed. There are some other issues as a consequence of new design, but those have to wait a little. I don't quite remember what it was like pre-design, but ...
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Line height in comments is too small

Line height in comments is too small and descenders are partially covered by author's name background: Viewed with Chrome 46 on Windows 7 on this comment (but it's the same everywhere when author's ...
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Site rooms button hover color hides the logo

When I hover the site rooms buttons, the hover color is the same as the logo color which make it invisible. Maybe we should find an alternative color for it ?
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Some old icons are still showing

In the Hot Network Questions, the old icon is still shown. In addition, in Chat, the old icon is shown on the user card as well.
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THE Shouting sitename

status-bydesign This is intended and will remain in current shape. The site name in the upper left is in capital letters CODE REVIEW which just isn't right. The same goes with meta. To clarify why ...
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Relative positioning of badge icon relative to badge count

The relative spacing between the badge icon, and the badge-count gives a visual impression that the badges are associated to numbers on the left, which is the wrong number ... let me explain by ...
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Can we enhance the favicon on a dark background?

In Chrome on Max osx, at least, the favicon in the tab title kind of disappears when having a dark main background on the window. Can this be enhanced somehow? The image shows top part of window with ...
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Flag-handling dialog has odd line break

Sorry, very minor issue. The line break triggers my OCD. the flags have merit but no further action is … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … … ...
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Icons misaligned with the new design

The design update messed up all my icons: Tested on Chrome and Safari on MacOS. Also tried clearing the browser caches to no avail.
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Old badges appearing in profile

Still uses the old icons.
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Is meta supposed to look so much like the main site?

I don't know how similar meta is to the main site for other grown up sites, but it's really kind of difficult to tell the difference between the main site and meta at the moment. The beta theme made ...
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Selection state of upvote/downvote buttons on Meta isn't obvious

On Meta, the upvote/downvote buttons are gray. It's not obvious whether dark gray indicates that the button is selected or light gray indicates that the button is selected. It's complicated by the ...
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Can we get a consistent green, please?

I just checked my profile page and found this: Can we please have the accepted-answer score background and the reputation indicator (and privilege bar) in the same shade of green?
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New Site Design!

As you can see the new design just went live. Congratulations! Thank you for your valuable design feedback. We have also themed the twitter account and newsletter template for this site, and ...