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Why is Mi Yodeya written in Rashi script?

Possible use of Rashi script for the title text began in chat with Jin, the designer, here: oh btw, feedback from a Jewish friend of mine: "I think adding מי יודע (mi yode'a) in Hebrew to the ...
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New Mi Yodeya site theme coming soon

status-planned Body font It looks like the body font for questions is sans serif, unlike our current serif font. That makes a huge difference for legibility of Hebrew, as has been previously ...
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New Mi Yodeya site theme coming soon

status-review (Please excuse the following charged language. I understand why you have to do this and that you understand that you're treading on designs people have come to love. That said:) ...
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New Mi Yodeya site theme coming soon

status-planned Header Thank you for the preview and the opportunity to comment. The contrast between the the Hebrew מי יודע and the background is poor. On the current site, that text sits on top ...
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Mi Yodeya's updated site theme is live!

status-completed Visited links are really hard to distinguish from unvisited ones on the front page. Look at the screen shot in this answer. Can you tell which question I'd visited? With a lot of ...
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New Mi Yodeya site theme coming soon

Without diminishing the importance of any of the point-criticisms in the other answers, I would like to thank you for your efforts to preserve as much as you can of Jin's beautiful design in the new ...
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Mi Yodeya's updated site theme is live!

status-completed The pop-up Hebrew Keyboard looks worse now, with the labels for the buttons hanging off of the buttons: Compare with how it looked when this feature was launched: I see that the ...
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Mi Yodeya's updated site theme is live!

accessibility status-completed I'm finding links really hard to see. Look at this: "Gemara" in the first line is a link, which I can only tell by underlining -- the font color looks the same to me. ...
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Long question titles have words broken up by the 'Ask Question' button

This should now be fixed in the next build. Thanks for reporting!
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Professional advice disclaimer (post-launch re-request)

I see now that two other SE communities, Health and Law, have professional advice disclaimers in the top-right corners of their front pages: This would seem to be the right place to put our ...
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Mi Yodeya's updated site theme is live!

status-completed Is tag color fixed across the network? Maybe it's just the shock of a change and I'll get used to it in a week, but the bright blue tags seem a little out of place on our background....
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Mi Yodeya's updated site theme is live!

Underlining pointed Hebrew in links is not good (example from here): One solution could be to have a different colour underline, as shown here on lifehacker.com, see MSE proposal.
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On-screen Hebrew keyboard pops up for no reason

Sorry about that. I have a fix ready and queued up for deployment to production. Unfortunately, our full prod builds are currently blocked on testing a major infrastructure change. That should clear ...
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Mi Yodeya's updated site theme is live!

We had this request (for linking the Hebrew Mi Yodeya text on the top right to the homepage) come up a couple of weeks ago - would anyone on your end be able to issue a fix/update that incorporates it?...
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Mi Yodeya's updated site theme is live!

status-completed - Comments are now rendered in Serif font. ~Catija I like the fact that question and answer posts got their serif font back, however, the rest of the screen retains its sans-serif ...
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The bottom of the Favorite button is cut off

This should be fixed now, it will be live after our next production build.
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What just happened to our design? Visited links are now blue

Quoting from this answer on MSE: We rolled out a new image uploader today. Unfortunately, the design was targeted at the new-design sites only, and so the image uploader stopped working (at all) on ...
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Could we increase contrast for links on meta?

I'm adding underline on links to make them pop out more (only on meta). It will be live after our next production build.
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Mi Yodeya's updated site theme is live!

status-planned Watched tags were slightly difficult to notice with the old theme, but now it's almost impossible for me to notice unless I tilt my screen or look at it at an angle:
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Site Design Updates are Live

Not a bug but a request: In the old design that gray bar was a light cream color, similar to the events block at right. (I think it was a little lighter -- maybe the color of post notices?) That ...
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What's with the duck?

No one is exactly sure, but see this Meta.SE post to better understand the background, how to disable it/re-enable it, and some speculation on whether or not it has to do with April Fools. (It still ...
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Some buttons are illegible (probably a CSS issue)

Thanks for reporting. Fix for this bug is ready and should be up on site in couple hours. Consider this as status-completed.
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What just happened to our design? Visited links are now blue

Sorry about that. We accidentally a wrong file in another file.
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Mi Yodeya's updated site theme is live!

status-bydesign This is by design. These are absolutely lovely touches that really do make the sites unique but, sadly, they also add to the complexity of the sites and have been removed. ~Catija ...
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Mi Yodeya's updated site theme is live!

status-completed The Hebrew keyboard is currently overlapping with the sidebar:
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New Mi Yodeya site theme coming soon

We had this request (for linking the Hebrew Mi Yodeya text on the top right to the homepage) come up a couple of weeks ago - would anyone on your end be able to issue a fix/update that incorporates it?...
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Mi Yodeya's updated site theme is live!

It used to be that when viewing the site in desktop view on a mobile device, the page would be in proper proportions, and you’d have to scroll left and right or zoom out to see the entire page. I ...
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Mi Yodeya's updated site theme is live!

status-review We're testing out a change to the logo that includes the dot under the tree. Any feedback on this is welcome! ~ Catija Brain-storming a possible solution to the missing question-mark:...
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Site Design Updates are Live

The bug reported here is back.
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