Stack Exchange network consists of 175 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.
In the highlighted text attached, the furigana are written after the word and not in brackets as usual. Is this a recent trend that is becoming popular or is it just that the particular site doesn't use certain HTML tags? Or something else maybe?
I've seen this in printed dictionaries and don't think it's a recent trend at all.
It keeps the line spacing even (and tight) and thus saves space (important for dictionaries).