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Should the visited/unvisited link colors be swapped?

The links to related questions on the right of question pages have visited links as a dark color, and unvisited links as a light color. See sample: - the light ones (1 and 3) are unvisited This is ...
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Migrate off-topic questions [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can we have a migration path → superuser, graphicdesign, and avp, please? This question was asked over a year ago, about giving some options to migrate questions when they are ...
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Community Wikis availability

If Community Wikis aren't to be part of the FAQ, can we get some link on the home page to see the various wikis? A page of Wikis, similar to FAQs but ongoingly updated. (IMHO this may reduce the "what ...
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Can we get the ability to cross-post questions?

Often times, there are questions that could be considered on-topic for several of the Stack Exchange sites. For example, there's some debate whether Is camera flash actually harmful to infants or ...
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Is it possible for users to see up/down votes for meta questions?

Specifically after seeing this post, it would be interesting to see the up/down votes as you would when looking in your own profile (reputation). Since this is meta and reflects the community a down ...
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Allow Users with Low Rep to Edit their own Questions Without Removing any Images

The only question I have so far asked really required an image to illustrate the point. Another user with sufficient rep kindly added the image to the original question with an edit. I now have ...
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Why does the blog link at the top of the meta page link to the SE blog and not the Photo.SE blog?

Also, there is no top-of-page blog link on the main page. At the very bottom of the page (after scrolling all the way down), there is a blog link on both the main and meta pages, but the meta one ...
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Picture of the Week - different aspect ratio and text alignment

We were recently informed that changes to the PotW header made it possible to accept other aspect ratios (which would be GREAT). Currently the text for the PotW header approximately lines up with ...
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Better Way to Submit Pictures of the Week?

Seeing the current leader this week and my own observations since joining this site, I was curious if there was a technologically better way to submit photos for voting. Here is the problem as I see ...
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Does the search tool search through comments as well?

Does the search tool search through comments as well? For example, I'm searching the phrase "I am not sure this is exactly like an AL", which is in the first comment to the question How to create the ...
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Why do so many questions lack images?

This is obviously a photography site. Most(if not all) of the users here have the images they ask questions about in digital form, that can easily be uploaded to this site(unless I am missing ...
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Why is the photo size for the Weekly Image Contest small?

In the weekly image photo contest,the size of the photo for contest is limited to 375x210 pixels. I feel this size if inadequate to capture all the details of the photos. Why is there such a ...
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Featured Image Link

I love the featured image, and I think it's great to link to the user's page and the next week's vote. However, there have been a couple of times when I wanted to look at the photo in greater detail. ...
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Can we make the image of the week show up on the iphone theme?

With the mobile theme now shown to iphone users, the image of the week is not available. One can see the title in big letters, but not the actual image: Can we have the picture back, please? On this ...
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Cannot read warning messages on meta.

Although I have to admit to being colorblind, I noticed that it was next to impossible for me to read the following warning messages: I can only discern that text by: a. Selecting it b. Changing ...
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Tag wiki exerpt-excerpts — can we choose the cut point?

There appears to be a feature in the new tag page where text preceding the first "is" or "are" in the first sentence is omitted. This makes sense for saving space when the first part of the excerpt ...
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Having LaTeX added to our Markdown?

Despite the fact that we are a side dedicated to photography, there are two fundamental halves to the discussions here: the artistic, and the scientific. As we grow as community, we are gaining more ...
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Option to be emailed when your question is edited

I like the editing features on stackexchange, but can we be notified if editing of the actual question posed? I recently had one of my questions receive four answers that all seemed to be ignoring ...
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Can we have a migration path → superuser, graphicdesign, and video, please?

A lot of "how do I use photoshop" questions are off-topic here, as they are not really related to photography per se. (See site definition.) On Serverfault, when I vote to close a question, I see a ...
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Why can't I correct a comment a few hours after posting it?

Just found out that in a comment to an answer that I commented about 5 hrs ago, there is a typo that clearly reverses the meaning of the sentence (the word "now" was mistyped as "not"). I cannot edit ...
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Highlight particularly interesting or fun questions, comments, answers?

I'll give an example first, and then explain. So, a comment on this answer reads: I, your dashing and charming husband, came onto this site a few weeks ago to research an anniversary gift for ...
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Change required reputation to edit/close a question

I've been thinking about this for a while, and I think it might be more useful to switch the required reputation to edit/close, making edit be at 3000, and close at 2000. Not sure if it's even ...
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Can we prevent featured image answers from being voted on after the question closes?

One can still vote on answers to closed featured image questions. Since these threads are intended to capture a selection process, once that process ends, we should stop further voting so the votes ...
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Giving rep for featured image?

How does the community feel about giving a rep bonus to the winners of the Weekly Featured Image thread?
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Can we get rid of “& Photographic Editing” or change it to something else?

It seems like once a week we get someone in here asking about "How can I do this non-photo-related thing with Photoshop?" It appears to come from the name of the site, "Photography and Photographic ...
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Featured image suggestion

Didn't see it suggested or asked: why is the feature image not in a 3:2 ratio that is pretty much standard for images? It's literally a handful of pixels off on the y-axis and so you're forced into a ...
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Featured image link on parent site

On the parent site, where the featured image is shown, there is a link called "submit yours" that takes you to the meta site where you can upload an image and/or vote on images already submitted. ...
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Is there a link on the meta site back to the parent site?

This is probably a dumb question, and I just am not seeing it, but is there a link somewhere convenient on the meta site to go back to the parent site? If it's there, I am totally missing it. If it'...
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Simple kit-list in bio and visible on all questions/answers

It might be interesting for the site to display some basic info about users in the avatar sections by their names. I'm thinking dead simple stuff such as what camera they use and whether they're pro ...
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Better Photo/Image Support in photo.SE

Currently the only way to insert is to use good html links, for which there icon for. I am thinking what might help grow this site if there is a way to maybe have a popup the shows your gallery from ...
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Move off-topic questions

Will there be an option to move off-topic questions to superuser when the site goes live? There will of course from time to time come questions like this one (where the only relation to photography ...

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