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Tag badges are indistinguishable from normal badges

On other SE sites, tag badges usually have a distinct look, they don't look identical to the other badges, see Gaming.SE as an example here: Here on Skeptics, they look identical: The tag badges ...
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Not enough contrast on Skeptics logo in some places

Sometimes when our logo shows up some places without enough contrast. Example 1 - from here. Example 2 - from chat. While I'm talking about our logo, this is how our logo shows up here, I think it ...
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Link to submit moderation election nomination is invisible

As per the title, I had a hard time finding it. The link should be underlined as everywhere else.
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Title shown in Google search is not complete

If I search Google for "apple cider vinegar for heartburn" or "apple cider vinegar for acid reflux", this question doesn't show up in any of the first 10 pages of Google results. If I search ...
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Weird CSS bug in profile reputation tab

When I move the cursor over the left sub-tabs in my reputation tab of the profile page, there's a strange flickering, I suppose due to some JavaScript race condition or similar. I guess an image is ...
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Links in post notices are invisible

There are six links in the following image: Except for the user name, all those links are invisible. This was reported in the past and fixed, but it seems the links are invisible again.
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The design has a bad top padding

The logo is cut on main and meta. .container has a paddding-top of 30px but on Skeptics that should be 60px.
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New top bar breaks layout with extra blank line

As shown in the picture there's an extra white band (I guess where the old top bar used to be).
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Where's the link error from?

I've noticed several times that someone will post a poorly researched answer, and someone will leave a comment that says: (e.g. here,here ,here, here, and here). Welcome to Skeptics Stack Exchange! ...
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Image upload text is broken

I've introduced a new text in the image upload dialog but it breaks here on skeptics... Do you have spare cycles, Jin? ;-)
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Color scheme problem with the "Favorite tag" dropdown

When trying to choose a favorite tag, the color scheme prevents me from actually seeing the selected tag:
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Links in Community Bulletin should be easily identifiable

On our main site, there is no styling at all for links in the community bulletin: On our meta site, they are merely in bold. In neither case the expected "language" of different colour, hover effect ...
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The thin white line

When clicking on the inbox, or the reputation, buttons on Skeptics, a thin white vertical line appears. OSX machine 1, using Chrome You can see one white line going through "Citing holocaust denial ...
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Post awaiting review notification bug

This bug has been there ever since I reached a 10K reputation: Near review, there is always this orange box with a number on it often saying "X total posts awaiting review" when you hover over on it. ...
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Visited links in the footer have wrong color

Visited links should have the same color as non-visited links. It looks uneven like these and the different style has no usability purpose in this context. It happens in both main and meta. a:...
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CAPTCHA page is puzzling

This is what appears when you hit a CAPTCHA page. (OK there's some blurb on the right too :-) - it's confusing though!)
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Improve formatting of headlines

The in-text headlines created by #, ##, ###, <h4> and <h5> (and turned into h1, h2 and h3 HTML tags or kept as is) are too large in the current design and are followed by too much vertical ...
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Questions have vertical misalignments

"Random" vertical gaps appear in questions. They don't seem to be justified by the context. The overall effect is that a question with 3 lines of copy has huge amounts of white space, a lot of space ...
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Mobile home page titles are different sizes

When I view on mobile I see two text sizes, with no apparent reason why. You can see some have been visited and some not, so I don't think this is a design choice. I checked other SE sites and it is ...
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Two post notices on same answer

Two mods added the same post notice to this answer at the same time. The result was a duplicate post notice. I have since removed the notice (they both came off with one operation) and re-added ...
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Usernames in search result are bold

Usernames in search result page are bold, but on the question they aren't. Search results Question page Not only they should be consistent (bold as to indicate... what?), but on a lighter background ...
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Search bar appears over welcome back message background

See below for a screenshot of the problem: It's a little hard to see because there isn't much difference in colour/shade, but the search box appears above the light grey background of the welcome ...
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User profile looks like a blockquote

For example, from my profile: Profiles should not look like blockquotes. Furtermore, they should have a white background if possible (because people do embed images in them).
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