I use my phone to surf this site, is it possible to make those yellow block quotes or change fonts on the mobile site?

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As per the Formatting help center,

Simple blockquotes

Add a > to the beginning of any line to create a <blockquote>.

> The syntax is based on the way email programs
> usually do quotations. You don't need to hard-wrap
> the paragraphs in your blockquotes, but it looks much nicer if you do.  Depends how lazy you feel.

(Note: the block quote formatting is set by Stack Exchange, like yellow background on main site, but grey background on meta site. The formatting cannot be customized by a user)

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