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The logo for Ask Different is different from the Ask Different blog

As said in the title, there is a major difference between the logos in the two links: Ask Different Ask Different blog Can we update the Ask Different blog's logo to match the Ask Different logo?
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How do I get a blog post to show up in the site sidebar?

I have posted a short blog entry about a change to the site scope to announce the allowing of beta questions. In ...
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Adobe Creative Cloud: Mac App Alternatives

I recently asked a question here regarding Adobe Creative Cloud: Mac App Alternatives which according to @bmike has been temporarily closed. In hindsight should have asked here first, but sometimes I ...
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Call for contributors: Ask Different Screencasts!

In the beginning, the Ask Different blog was only used to distribute podcast episodes. Then we expanded to text articles. Now we're expanding to videos. As of today, the Ask Different blog has a ...
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Can we make the AskDifferent blog more easily accessible?

I just wanted to go to the blog in order to leave a comment. However, it really took me a while just to get there! I simply could not find a link. How come the blog is so hardly accessible? What ...
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Profile Menubar Tab Opens Automatically

When viewing the Ask Different blog when logged in, the Dashboard/Navigation bar is visible. On page load, the profile tab (the tab with your name on it) opens until you move your mouse. It's a bit ...
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Can Ask Different Blog administrators add custom CSS?

There are times when it would be very useful to be able to use custom CSS for a blog post. Under the blog's Dashboard-> Appearance-> Stack Exchange Options, I see a CSS Folder option. Does that mean ...
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<pre> elements on blog don't scroll for overflow-x

On Ask Different, content in a <pre> element that is wider than the box will cause the box to scroll (CSS overflow-x: scroll;). On the Ask Different Blog, that doesn't happen. The too-wide ...
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Two edit links on the blog's post-meta line in single-post view

While obviously these links are only available to those with sufficient privileges on the blog; I suspect the first Edit is a stray, because the trailing " | Edit" looks much better. Especially ...
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The Ask Different Blog is looking for contributors

A few days ago Stack Exchange set up a blog for Ask Different at, and we're looking for contributors! The topic set is the same as Ask Different - reviews, comparisons, ...
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Is anyone interested in starting, managing and/or writing for an Ask Different blog?

IMHO Ask Different needs a blog seeing as other SE sites have one. If you are interested in helping out post an answer addressing these points provided by Rebecca Chernoff here: How are blogs created? ...
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