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Do we still feel like 3D questions are out of scope here?

I still feel like banning 3D questions is a grey area here. So much of 3D relates to graphic design. When Photoshop, Illustrator, etc isn't the best option for an effect, 3D software should be a ...
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Do you want to rename the site to "Art & Design"?

Based on this question. Thought it would be best to create a new one, as the other is a bit overflown with information. From the latest comments, some of us are thinking "Art & Design" might be a ...
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Do we want tag alerts for font-identification and critique questions and how should they be worded?

This is a follow up to this question, where we got offered the opportunity of creating special tag alerts for font-identification and critique questions. Tag alerts are special, tag-specific info ...
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Should we rename the site to 'Graphic Design & Art', 'Art & Design' or similar? [duplicate]

EDIT 27 FEB (Yisela): I edited the title to reflect the latest conversations about including Art (fine arts, illustration) in the scope of the site. These are not necessarily the only names, all of ...
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Flagging question for migration only shows meta.graphicdesign

I was looking over the flagging options and I wanted to flag a question for being off topic. I noticed there was a flag as off topic and suggest migration option however it only shows http://meta....
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"Logo of the week" Contest

Related question: Graphic of the Week. Also related question that gave origin to this one: Openly Editable Site Design. We have been considering the idea of a 'Logo of the Week (or month)', like ...
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Applying syntax highlighting to code snippets

I submitted another answer to the question regarding copying layers from one document to another in Photoshop. My solution proposes using a script to automate the process which I embedded in the ...
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Ensure that guidelines for critique and font-identification questions (and similar) are highly visible to new users

The more often important guidelines are mentioned and linked, the more likely a new user is to read them before posting a question, which in turn makes it much more likely that the user actually ...
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Graphic of the week

One thing I've seen in the photography community, and I think this site would really benefit from, is some kind of a design of the week. Specify a size, and let people show off their talent to the ...
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When can we get other "Other StackExchange" options in Close Votes?

We've discussed this at length, now that we've been out of beta for a while, are we going to get new options for the "This question belongs on another site in the stack.exchange.com network" close ...
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Thursday Weekly Design Challenge

On Thursdays at 15 UTC we're going to be hosting a weekly design challenge. Come in to Ink Spot A random topic will be provided for people to design on. I'll host and pick topics the first few weeks ...
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Updating the "How To Ask"

As part of the ongoing efforts to better our little piece of the vast universe I intend to update the "How To Ask" This is our current, and default, how to ask blurb: Here is one of the custom ...
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Are there alternative way to mark answers?

In light of the recent question posted (Self Evaluation) it dawned on me that a lot of questions have answers and just aren't marked because it was a one-off visit by someone. Are moderators perhaps ...
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Why is Graphic Design still Beta?

The area 51 suggests that sites need to stay in beta for 90 days at least, to build up users. At present, Graphic Design is running at 943 days in beta (at the time of posting). When is it going to ...
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Don't give new users posting images in questions the "COMPUTER SAYS NO" treatment

I've mentioned this before and it seemed people agreed but I heard nothing from the SE Overlords. It'd be great if we can get this addressed before graduating - we'll hopefully start attracting a lot ...
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Improving some close reasons

The current close vote reason for help with implementation is as follows: If you're asking for help with implementation, please include what you've tried and why it didn't work with screenshots. ...
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Influx of Spam edits

Has anyone else noticed an influx in SPAMMY edit suggestions? I've just declined 2, one of which took me a while to realize it was indeed spam. Both came from anonymous users. Obviously we need to ...
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Can we add something to the FAQ?

I feel like the last 10 question reviews I've done have been someone solely wanting to remove a "thanks!" from a new user's question. This is a "too minor" edit, and honestly as a reader I don't care ...
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Auto response to [font-identification] questions?

Font identification is kind of a unique animal here; I don't feel like it exactly fits the mold of the typical Stack Exchange question. And that's okay, but I feel like a shortcoming of it was ...
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Revisiting closure, part 3.3: Close reason(s) to replace “tech support”

Main question As there is consensus on refining our scope with respect to tech support, the next step is to rephrase the respective close reason accordingly. As we have one free slot for a custom ...
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Can "general reference" be added to reasons for closing a question?

Lately, the software-related questions are hitting a new level of "beginner" questions. Many of these questions are really a matter of the user actually reading the help files or doing their own due ...
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Bug: Gold and Bronze icons for rep backwards

The gold and bronze icons for rep in regards to the user appear to be backwards VS what is petitioned on the site design.
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Why can't we have additional mods instead of replacing the current ones?

Firstly, I'd like to state that the current mod team is excellent. Specifically because it's a great mixture of traits; Yisela the big empathetic heart, JohnB the peacemaker and AlanG the wise. Next ...
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Openly Editable Site Design

As we hopefully go live pretty soon here I was thinking it would be really neat if we could implement an editable site, perhaps just the logo. If you've ever seen the Yale MFA website I'm imaging that ...
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Can we change the appearance of the site

I see a few sites that are in meta or live that have their own custom and tailored look. Since this is a creative community I was wondering if we would be allowed to customize or re-design our site ...
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Should we have a "Blatantly off-topic close reason?"

Many stack exchange websites have a close reason, "Blatantly off-topic" UX: English: Money / Finance: We don't have this though. Was there a particular reason why we seem to be in the minority of ...