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Can we get some code highlighting?

Yes please. I have requested this before but they said there was no need. But here is a few of my posts that would benefit, if @CAI's list is not enough. Basically we have entire tags of posts that ...
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Thursday Weekly Design Challenge

9 September 2015 Topic was: You're supposed to design a cover for 1984 by George Orwell in the style of one of the covers at this link: NYTimes - The best book covers of 2014 The ...
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Hide inline images by low rep users behind a spoiler button

I've declined this request as it's mentioned in the comments one image was questionable. Furthermore, your request is subjected to only an eight day period and doesn't consider the entire spectrum ...
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Thursday Weekly Design Challenge

17 September 2015 Topic (borrowed from here as suggested by DA01): Go to Wikipedia, hit random. This first article you get is the name of your band. Go to random quotations, pick a quote. The ...
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Thursday Weekly Design Challenge

24 September 2015 Topic: The challenge: Design a t-shirt for GD.SE! I've put together a bunch of assets to try and help speed things along for you. You can download them here. The GD.SE ...
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Can we get some code highlighting?

I'm turning this on for you now. Note, there will be instances where syntax highlighting can't infer that highlighting should be used by the tags in use, in which case the moderators can simply link a ...
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Do we want tag alerts for font-identification and critique questions and how should they be worded?

font-identification Font identification questions must include: A descriptive title Which automatic font-ID sites you've tried An image showing the font clearly The source of the ...
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Is it possible to have favorite tags trump ignored tags?

It's worth noting that both favorite and ignored styles are applied, so you get the background color from the favorite and the lowered opacity from the ignored tag. You can override the style with a ...
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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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7 votes
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Can we get SVG support? Do we need it?

You can already post SVG images, but you can't upload them. Here's an example <img src="http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/0/02/SVG_logo.svg" width="256"> Since Stack Exchange ...
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Improving some close reasons

These seem like small, harmless changes that are slight improvements and bring no harm, so I see no reason not to just do this. The first one is definitely an improvement. Linking the word this is, ...
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Thursday Weekly Design Challenge

1 October 2015 Topic: Its nice making big designs or square designs but often we've got to work with less than ideal specs. Make a 160px wide by 600px tall Skyscraper ad (as defined by the IAB). ...
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Can we get some code highlighting?

I've asked the powers at the Galactic Empire to see if we can get an answer wether we can qualify for this or not. I'm in favor but I am biased as I love scripting questions.
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Designing an ad for The Looking Glass

Posted on Community Promotion Ads (See full stats here) What about something like this, where we utilize our "true" colors to the fullest.
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Revisiting closure, part 3.3: Close reason(s) to replace “tech support”

I propose to use two new close reasons: This question does not fall within the expertise of graphic designers. This particularly applies to software and hardware questions that are not specific ...
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"GUI design" and "user interface" tags should be synonyms

Done! We can always make improvements, but so far we have: Created a new tag called interface-design Merged into it the previously existing tags ui, user-interface, interface and gui-design Feel ...
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Graphic Design meta needs to clarify in banner what is and is not welcome

Welcome to the site and sorry for the inconvenience but as you stated in your question and just for clarity you assumed what the site was about and did not first read the FAQ? In regards to your ...
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Feature. Can the mark question as "solved" have a timer?

Anyone posing a question is absolutely free to change what answer is the accepted answer at any time. You can return 2 years from now and change the answer marked correct. There is an initial delay on ...
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6 votes

Thursday Weekly Design Challenge

20 August 2015 Topic provided was "G" Matt Rockwell: JohnB: go-me: marcusdoesstuff: And my own submission:
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6 votes

Thursday Weekly Design Challenge

October 8th, 2015 Make a single-colour icon for the UX element 'sort list items'. Icon must be roughly square-ish First Draft Yisela Zach Saucier Available thorugh http://sketchtoy.com/...
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Thursday Weekly Design Challenge

October 15th The assignment was to go to http://randomlists.com/random-words to get twelve random words. Pick any one, two or three of them in any order to make a beer brand. Design a coaster for ...
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Is it possible to add pagination to questions, to easily navigate through them?

Has it ever been discussed? Next/previous question button? Why was it shot down, if so? Not much traction or strong reasons why such a feature makes sense Most want to see questions that ...
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Updating the "How To Ask"

I've reworded Ryan's points a bit. I've left out the extra header, AFAIK the "How To Ask" can't be changed and having two headers feels a bit redundant to me. I've left out the last point. I ...
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Bug Tag Removal

bug has been updated to ask users to stop and let them know that bugs are off-topic. We could've burninated and blocked the tag but I think then we'd get the same tech support questions just without ...
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Why can't we have additional mods instead of replacing the current ones?

Note: This was intended as a comment and then got too long. But first of all: thank you for these words Dominic! :) I would like to see 4 mods for GD, and as you mention, maybe a mixture of oldies ...
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When can we get other "Other StackExchange" options in Close Votes?

There is a reason for that. It is not polite to move questions for migration without first consulting other moderators from other stack sites. We will ask if that question is in scope for them and ...
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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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Thursday Weekly Design Challenge

3 September 2015 Topic provided was the most recent Flickr Portrait that allowed modifications: Weekend in Madison, WI by Jodimichelle JohnB: My own: Vicki: First Draft:
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5 votes

Thursday Weekly Design Challenge

5 November 2015 Topic was: You're tasked with designing a character based logo for a new mail service called Sansmail. They'd like it to have some kind of bird of prey cartoonish character and ...
5 votes

Thursday Weekly Design Challenge

12.11.2015 Draw a isometric bunny. A damn hard request. Vincent: Ryan: Joojaa: Go-Meek:

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