Calm Quora's annoying red notification dots

The red notifications dots on Quora are annoying, so let's make them grey. Also hide the popups, separate adverts from content, don't keep opening new tabs, and add some whitespace for readability.

These are versions of this script where the code was updated. Show all versions.

  • v1.2.0 2021-01-04 Fixes for site changes circa 2020
  • v1.1.0 2020-05-07 Update for Quora's new CSS
  • v1.0.17 2019-10-19 Fix regression (dots had become red again)
  • v1.0.16 2019-06-02 Add new class for red notification badges
  • v1.0.15 2019-01-22 Small bugfix
  • v1.0.14 2019-01-22 Distinguish promoted answers from normal answers; safer code
  • v1.0.13 2019-01-22 Fix for site CSS changes
  • v1.0.12 2018-12-25 Start Quora scripts on DOMContentLoaded (for Firefox?)
  • v1.0.11 2018-07-06 Reduce timeout before adding listener
  • v1.0.10 2018-07-06 Remove the grey line above each answer
  • v1.0.9 2018-06-19 Run on Quora's subdomain sites too
  • v1.0.8 2018-05-28 Update ad detection (this is fun)
  • v1.0.7 2018-05-27 Make adverts more readable, but more differentiated
  • v1.0.6 2018-05-27 Fix avatars on other pages, make numbers readable, Use var instead of const, Prevent links from opening in a popout window (includes links to advertisers), Make more things optional; wait for page load (prototype)
  • v1.0.3 2018-05-23 Increase separation of answers
  • v1.0.2 2018-05-23 Release 1.0.0, De-emphasise Quora adverts, so they aren't confused with answers, Whitespace between Quora answers
  • v0.0.5 2018-05-04 Make Quora's header grey, as requested by Keeni
  • v0.0.4 2018-04-25 Remove the growl (text popup)
  • v0.0.3 2018-04-25 Imported from URL