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Graphic Design updated site theme is ready for testing!

This is com­par­a­tive­ly hard­er to read now. The left is the old site, the right is the new: No­tice how much dark­er and small­er the text is now! You’ve dropped the x-height by a whole bunch and ...
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Overall I like the sleek, clean, appearance. Color choices are quite good. I'm not really sold on the "clown's nose" logo. I feel it shows no real interaction with the site name and somewhat falls ...
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Graphic Design updated site theme is ready for testing!

To be honest, you should have known you were going to catch some wind asking a bunch of designers about a design you're forcing on them. So here goes my honest feedback. Some of it is constructive, ...
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Nice, you very nearly did the impossible - very nearly getting a bunch of designers from around the world to agree on one design first time! A real achievement - designers must be clients from hell... ...
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The accepted answer and not accepted answer blips have quite similar color

I personally don't experience this, but I seem to have pretty good colour vision. I can imagine that with less-optimal colour vision, the difference may be insufficient. Not everyone's cones are as ...
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Graphic Design updated site theme is ready for testing!

feature-request My eyes really hurt when trying to read questions, Arial is very harsh as compared with our current font of Open Sans. Our site really enjoys Open Sans. Check out this post post ...
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Should badge widths be consistent?

Similar to setting text in all caps, ragged right edges make reading easier in most cases. The human brain sees not only characters, but shapes, including the overall shape of a word. This shape ...
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Bold and italic no longer possible to make

Ok, i tracked the problem down. It appears that the style sheet uses the local version of the font if present. For some reason Firefox does not recognize the boldness in this case. I am still trying ...
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Can we get the old color back for our buttons?

YES The old colors were much better, we would love our old colors back.
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Updates to the site

status-completed Who I am to think I can fool designers with PNGs? I converted them to SVGs. Everything is now crispy even if you zoom. It will be live after our next production build. Seems that ...
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Graphic Design updated site theme is ready for testing!

If you're not going to listen to our feedback at all, constructive or no, you might as well not ask it.
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New Design Launched

Fantastic. It'll take some getting used to but overall I like it.. and I like the meta rework as well.
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UPDATED (March 14): Design for graphicdesign.se

Welcome to GDSE! (try to avoid the flying objects). I will go against the grain here and say: I actually love the logo (typography included). The colors are perfect, the palette is new and the style ...
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The bottom-left part of logo has quite a noticeable bug: Please unbug it!
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Graphic Design updated site theme is ready for testing!

Rendering Regression Bug The site’s old style sheet had this bit of CSS: body { -webkit-font-smoothing: antialiased; -moz-osx-font-smoothing: grayscale; background-image: url('img/pattern....
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New Design Launched

My instant reaction: ooh nice! fresh! finally! Also, it came sooner than expected. First bug (sorry to be a moaner): it's hard to tell where each answer begins and ends without a line between them.
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Nice piece of work. Although I have my reservations about certain aspects, I'm mostly pleased by this design. I have a few things I want to say, though. Opinion alert! I'm missing some coherence. ...
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Is the *oblique* effect a bit too slanted

Here's a possible alternative with a 1px nudge: (I also added a few non capitalised italics to the last line): Compared to no change (images in Google Chrome):
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The "ASK QUESTION" button has a pixelated border. It can't be unseen, please svgify.
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status-completed Thank you for your feedback, it's now fixed and will be live after our next production build. Favorites answered question circle spacing is off. See it on https://graphicdesign....
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Should I edit a post when it’s poorly typographically styled and formatted?

I almost rejected your suggested edit on this answer. Your summary said: corrected typography: em-dash, apostrophe and ellipses You actually changed the hyphens for spaced en-dashes, not em-...
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UPDATED (March 14): Design for graphicdesign.se

First I would like to say thanks for the design and hearing that we are finally up on the block for graduation. The below I will also like to point out its just my opinion and some little things I ...
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I think it's all a good start and I thought the logo was OK - neither great nor terrible. Then Scott pointed out an important flaw, it really doesn't have much discernible, immediate meaning. It only ...
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status-completed Thank you for your feedback, it's now fixed and will be live after our next production build. No luv for badges. Svgify please?
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status-completed Thank you for your feedback, it's now fixed and will be live after our next production build. Badge alignment and proximity issues In various places the badges appear to be out of ...
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Adding tags or making an edit to a question's tags look like this on the main site and meta:
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Really stupid issue but still distracting. When viewing a question, any question, the background wireframe logo/emblem placed its grey dots between the title and the content. Depending upon the ...
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Our site buttons have inconsistent fonts. The "2-minute tour" button on the front page uses Open Sans, while other buttons on the site (newsletter signup, "Post Your Question", "Post Your Answer", all ...
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On the review section and posts section of our profile activity page, the vertical height spacing is off. This is caused by the date on the left side because of the difference in text. This is how it ...
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I'm slightly color blind as far as blue/purple goes, however I seem to be unable to distinguish between the subtle greys used in the "accept answer" button.
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