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These are my suggestions:

The overall trend seems to have been to synonymise everything into . I don't really see the need for one for each language, as the other tags are meant to provide that information. So I would also synonymise and merge:

, , , , and the database related ones into .

Then as is already a synonym of I would put the new into as well.

I'm unsure about , and . They could be useful separately.

Based on Robert Harvey's comments these need tag wiki's rather than synonymising to ensure they're not misused:

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I opened this question with the intention of voting to close. Well played =) –  jadarnel27 Jan 25 '13 at 14:15
    
I capitalised jQuery correctly @jadarnel27... should have given you a clue :-). –  ben is uǝq backwards Jan 25 '13 at 14:51
    
QueryPerformanceCounter is a Windows function. –  Robert Harvey Jan 25 '13 at 15:29
    
PerformanceCounter is a .NET class in the System.Diagnostics namespace. –  Robert Harvey Jan 25 '13 at 15:37
    
Fair enough @Robert; I'm definitely not an expert. I've updated the question. –  ben is uǝq backwards Jan 25 '13 at 15:43
    
Performance Monitor is a Windows tool. –  Robert Harvey Jan 25 '13 at 15:50
    
I feel like performance shouldn't exist. It's too ambiguous. I feel like we should have: performance-testing, performance-optimization, and performance-counters. database-performance has no merit. Instead one could use sql performance-optimization –  Shmiddty Aug 8 '13 at 15:15

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OK, I made most of the changes, and fixed up the tag wikis for the Windows-specific tags. I didn't merge anything, in case we want to change or reverse some of these later.

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That was quick, thanks! –  ben is uǝq backwards Jan 25 '13 at 16:05

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