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The reason is that the .post-text class, to which the "real" post belongs, has a :visited pseudo-class for links which alters their colour. When you are editing, the edited text appears in a div of class wmd-preview, which does not alter the colour of visited links. It may be that this feature is by design. It may be that the wmd-preview class should alter ...


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This will be fixed in the next build (after rev 2012.5.9.2511).


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I agree that the ugly and freakily colored monospace that you get from backquotes makes next to no sense and is a real pain. In fact, I talk about that in this question. But one real exception is that we have no other ways of doing tables for a code block. And yes, there really are times that you want exact column placement. (S (NP (NP The dial) (...


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This will be fixed in the next build (after rev 2012.5.9.2511).


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Take it away! Thankfully I do not see it yet, but it looks awfully distracting. Or at least make it optional. Actually, many more things should be made option, like adding a break line that shows where comments are "abridged", etc.


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Yes, the colors for the HNQ have changed. But visited and unvisited links are different colors for me on main, so I need to ask: Have you clicked any of those links? I checked the Wayback Machine for August 16 on the main site and it shows this: This isn't a particular surprise, since it was announced ages ago that there would be changes to themes (among ...


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I am unaware of a recent change. My browser presents two colors for links in that sidebox. Visited links are #555. Unvisited links are #333. They are hard to differentiate visually. Here is the relevant CSS: .question-hyperlink, .answer-hyperlink { color: #333; line-height: 1.3; margin-bottom: 1.2em; } .question-hyperlink:visited, .answer-...


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Thanks for reporting this. I have already made some changes that should have made this a non-issue, and have added some more to ensure consistent look and feel. This feature is currently being A/B tested, so you may not be able to see it again for a while...


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