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The tag autocompletion could be improved in my opinion by putting a higher priority on matching at the beginning of the tag and at the beginning of word boundaries (as separated by a dash in tags).

The following example shows that the current behaviour is not optimal.

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While the tag I was aiming for is the third proposed one, the first two are rather useless matches. They autocomplete inside words, which doesn't seem all that useful to me. I wouldn't start typing the middle of a word to find the tag.

I propose that the autocompletion should try to autocomplete at the start of a word if possible, matches inside words should have much lower priority than they have now.

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Agreed (+1). Possibly it should place start of tag matches first, then start of word matches, then within word matches, with existing sorting remaining within those 3 options. –  George Duckett Oct 11 '12 at 10:36

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