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Vertical White Space after Diagrams

I find it difficult to go through the answers with diagram viewers because of the large white space between the end of the moves and the Start, Back menu... But that's not always the case. For ...
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Different ways to get italic formatting?

Seems familiar, doesn't it? But when I type something like this Italic was caused by a pair of single * since it should be pair of double ** Is this normal?
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Question titles - differentiation of theoretical/historical

I proposed an edit to the following question: Shortest game with 18 queens? that changed the title from: Shortest game with 18 queens? to Shortest possible game with 18 queens? And this edit was ...
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Do we want to use `this formatting` for reproducing chess moves?

Do we want to universally use (and encourage the use of) this formatting for reproducing chess moves? I use this formatting in my posts, because I think it's clearer, and quickly draws the eye to the ...
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how about having a way to add and show a board in the questions? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: PGN input field and software to depict this input as board position There are a times when one tries to ask about best move at a point in the game. And I think it would be ...