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Questions tagged [design]

"Design" refers to front-end elements, such as page layout, coloring conventions, etc. For questions about database structure, algorithms in the code, please use "architecture" instead.

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English Language Learners' updated site theme is ready for testing!

As part of implementing the new unified themes across the network, we're gradually rolling out updated site themes for each site. As of today, we have enabled your updated site theme for testing. If ...
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Questions are not lined up vertically

Some questions, at least on meta, are further to the right than others: (Firefox 62.0.2 on Windows 10) In this screen shot, I added red lines to try to show how the columns don't always line ...
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Are badge numbers a little weird?

Look at this picture: The badge number is on the right of the icon and nearer to the right icon, it seems that the number is for the right badge instead of the left. Maybe moving the position of the ...
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ELL logo: (too) similar to a cigarette manufacturer's logo?

Is it just me or is the "flag" at the bottom of the English Language Learners logo very reminiscent of the Marlboro logo? If more users have this association, and given the health implications of ...
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Why are some of the links on ELL not styled according to the color swatch in our design?

I was reading over a question on EL&U's meta site about a graphical problem and when I looked at their help center I noticed it incorporated the colors and fonts of their main site, while our help ...
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Alignment issue in election nomination editor toolbar

There is an alignment issue in the election nomination editor toolbar. I have verified the issue, it is exists in the following browsers: Google Chrome Version 51.0.2704.103 m Mozilla Firefox ...
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Site thumbnail in links shows beta design

I was talking to someone on Skype and sent them the link for ELL. The thumbnail image shows the old beta logo (the letters "ELL" in a light blue speech bubble). Oddly enough, on Facebook it correctly ...
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ELL new logo is different in achievements section [duplicate]

The ELL new logo is not same in the Full site view and Stack Exchange android app of the Achievements section. Hope those are need to be a same logo. Screenshot for reference:
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Can't tell which questions have been marked answered in the sorted question view [duplicate]

When I go to the main page I can easily see which questions have been marked answered with a green circle, like this: If I click on the Questions button, I can't discern which have been answered and ...
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Content missing for the community promotion advertisement

Language Learning Q&A Area51 proposal site - community promotion advertisement's content is not visible in the Ell site's side bar. For better understanding I clicked the stats link there is no ...
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More places for the E instead of bookmark

This post is essentially the same request as this answer on the New Site Design post (requesting the E icon instead of bookmark), but for the settings of (a) the Network Profile Accounts and Sites ...
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Site icon on iOS app has a circular background

When viewing the site on the main web, the site icon bookmark is only the bookmark itself. When viewed on the iOS app, it has a beige circle surrounding it (light grey for Meta), which seems ...
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Indicator of “accepted answer” is not displayed in /questions

When at http://ell.stackexchange.com, the listing shows the green circle indicator for accepted answers. However, when I go to https://ell.stackexchange.com/questions and check the same question, the ...
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ELL icon in network profile accounts list is outdated

Just now, I was looking through my network profile's list of accounts, and noticed a big glaring beta-style icon for ELL. It appears http://cdn.sstatic.net/ell/img/icon-48.png did not get updated, ...
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Bookmark in favicon is too small and the circle blends into backgrounds too easily

I double-checked, and the favicon didn't make it into the design preview, or I would (hopefully) have commented on this earlier. But the bookmark is about the only thing really visible on most ...
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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 adjusted ...
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UPDATED: Site design for English Language Learners community

UPDATE 22 Feb. 2016 Looking at your comments, it seems like we need to tweak a few things: Capitalize the word "Learners" The bookmark should start "inside" the books and not below A colored ...
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Odd link colors rule on ELL main

I find it confusing that, on ELL.SE, the links for questions visited are lighter color than those for unvisited questions. This feels backwards to me and I am constantly thinking "I never read that ...
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ELL uses a font that, if installed, renders poorly in Windows

This only really applies to anyone with Windows and Helvetica Neue installed. ELL, as it is an SE beta site, uses the font Helvetica Neue. This looks bad in Windows: