Questions tagged [design]

For questions regarding the design elements of the main and meta sites e.g. CSS issues

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Images have an unnecessary 1em bottom margin

Images on this site have an unnecessary bottom margin of 1em, which leads to them being weirdly offset when inline with text, as seen in the Town Hall Digest. Even when not inline with text, the ...
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Hovering over tags in the selector on meta renders them unreadable

Hovering over a tag option in the tag selector renders the tag's description unreadable, as seen in the following screenshot:
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'User joined chat' fly-in is colored white

When a user joins a chat room, their avatar and username fly down from the top of the screen to join the rest of the users in the sidebar. In our shiny new dark-styled chatroom, this fly-in box is ...
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Add Spaceship and Robot in background image

Current background image is also nice. But, it looks like something magical, old & religious. The tech touch is missing or overwritten. The image is full of interstellar space & two planets. ...
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Favorite Tags on meta site looks terrible

I added election to my list of favorite tags on meta, to see what questions would be asked for a potential moderator. Well, this is what my screen looked like this morning: I hope you can see that ...
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Voting icons cut off

The edge of the upvote/accepted answer icon are cut off slightly on one side. Note the left sides of the active upvote icon and accepted answer icon (blown up to make it more apparent): And the left ...
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Editing buttons are too poorly contrasted on meta

It's difficult to see the icons, other than the 'link' and 'image' ones. If meta is going to stay this dark, could there be a differently coloured background behind the icons so that they are more ...
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Blockqoute text on downvoted and grayed out posts is invisible in meta

See this answer. The text in blockquote is invisible unless it is selected. Tested on Chrome 16 running under Ubuntu.
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The Markdown Editing Help page cannot be read

The Markdown Editing Page cannot be read...unless having all the helping code/examples being hidden behind a spoiler is on purpose as to not spoil the amazing secrets that proper markdown editing ...
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Some elements on meta profiles are black instead of white

On a meta profile page, the links to other profiles and the "Moderator" label are colored black instead of white:
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One Box body text is invisible

In chat the body text is now white, but the One Box background is also white, yielding the below: The box text is invisible, but if you try to select it you can see it's still there, it's just white-...
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Accepted Answer image is cut off

The bottom of the three hex image is being cut off by about 5 pixels or so. This is happening on the scifi.stackexchange.com/questions site and the meta.scifi.stackexchange.com/questions site. (...
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Post times cut off when posting One Box content in chat

The post time background is cut off by the One Box content when posting questions/answers and maybe more. You can see the cut off in the top right corner. It's supposed to look like this:
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Sci-fi blog shows the wrong favicon

If you go to the sci-fi blog it still shows the favicon from the beta instead of the new one.
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Is there a community consensus on using the biohazard-like image for marking questions with “Accepted answers”?

This was raised as one of the topics on the general question dealing with site design. I'm not sure we have arrived at any sort of consensus. So I'd like to clarify the matters via a separate ...
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In Opera (10.63), do the comment fonts support bold and italic?

I just posted a comment to this Raiders question, and bolded a few words - which show no changes. (I also just bolded "bolded", which isn't showing up here either :( Does the font used for comments ...
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Why does the new design use biohazard symbol for answered questions?

It's super creepy, and I don't see how it fits with the site or the rest of the design.
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Favicon still in Beta [closed]

It looks like the Favicon is still showing the Beta icon. Can this be fixed, please (for Main and Meta)?
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Spoiler styling in meta doesn't effectively hide 'spoilers'

In meta, using >! for spoilers gives us: It's clearly visible. I know that meta is not really a place where things are likely to be spoiled, but the formatting should probably still work ...
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Deleted answers hard to identify

Deleted answers to questions are very difficult to tell apart from regular answers - the color difference is very small and easy to miss. Color code is #F4EAEA, i think something slightly darker like ...
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Smart quotes are not so smart in the new design, it seems

Check it out: Those leading single quotation marks are backwards. Crazy talk!
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New Design Launched

As you can see the new design just went live. Which means this site has been officially launched! Congratulations! Thank you for your valuable design feedback. If you're still seeing the old favicons,...
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Design for Science Fiction & Fantasy

I'm Jin, and I'll be working on the designs for the Stack Exchange sites as they graduate from the beta phase. Each site will have its own unique theme that will reflect its topic. However, all sites ...
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Is that our new Logo?

In this blog post, we see the following: So, is the logo on the Tee the official, upcoming scifi.stackexchange logo? And is the new design coming soon?
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Spoiler markup doesn't completely hide the text in Chrome 14

The rendering of spoilers on beta sites doesn't completely hide the text on Google Chrome 14.0.835.35 beta (Linux). It doesn't happen under previous Chrome versions (13 and below). I have no idea ...
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What should our site name be? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What should the site be called? Our site's official name is now “Science Fiction & Fantasy”. That's quite a mouthful, and it doesn't even convey the site's topic that well ...
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What should our logo and design look like once we are no longer in beta?

Of the 7 essential meta questions for every beta site, there's exactly one that has never been asked here. What should our logo and design look like? Anyone have any ideas? As we are probably getting ...
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What should the site be called / named?

A couple of StackExchange sites have clever names, e.g.: AskDifferent (apple.stackexchange.com) Seasoned Advice (cooking.stackexchange.com) "Science Fiction & Fantasy" is a bit of a mouthful, ...
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How will the logo and design be chosen?

How will the logo and design for the site be chosen, should it make it out of the public beta? This is the first Stack Exchange site I've actively participated in, please excuse my ignorance.

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