Especially when syntax highlighting is off (e.g. because of the lack of proper tags like here), code blocks are hard to distinguish from normal text, because the default background is already grayish:

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I'm not sure if this is a consequence of the new post formatting or that it's a consequence of the responsive design which was rolled out a few years ago.

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I had not noticed this but, if I have understood your concern about it, then I do not think it is anything to worry about here because we always try to ensure that we have a code language setting for any code tags used on the site via Any coding tags missing code language setting for syntax highlighting?

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