"Programming Language Design and Implementation" is a very long name. It might actually have the longest name of any SE site, although I can't be bothered to check. This leads to situations like Weird padding on the VTC privilege notice, where the extreme width of the name causes weird UI issues like buttons being squished. I propose that in situations like that, our name should be abbreviated to just "PLDI", which is much shorter.

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    $\begingroup$ Or “programming language design”, in the same manner as code golf is $\endgroup$
    – Seggan
    Commented May 17, 2023 at 15:43
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    $\begingroup$ I just checked, the longest open site name is "Software Quality Assurance & Testing" (36 characters), while "Programming Language Design and Implementation" is 46 characters -- so this is the new longest name. $\endgroup$
    – Bbrk24
    Commented May 17, 2023 at 23:20
  • $\begingroup$ I like "langdev" as an abbreviation. It has the benefit of being pronounceable. $\endgroup$
    – kaya3
    Commented May 19, 2023 at 11:42
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    $\begingroup$ Also, the leftmost links on the footer look weird when you take a look at the title; in other sites, the name is short enough that you feel it's normal, but here our long name makes the links look extremely to the left in contrast with out title. $\endgroup$ Commented May 25, 2023 at 11:02


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