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[UX] "Follow" button too prevalent on a migrated account #8503
Note: This only applies to those who are not logged in.
I have migrated from one account to another one. Now, when I visit my old account (while not being logged in), I see this:
As you can notice from the screenshot above, the "follow" button is not only visible, but a higher color contrast makes it the most prominent element on the page. The text below it seems almost unnoticeable.
Proposal: Something visually similar to how it's done while being logged in:
In my opinion, the second screenshot gives a much better impression that the account is migrated from. Even with
Note no. 2: This is not a request to remove the follow button completely, just making it less prominent than it currently is in this specific scenario.