Currently, there are 167 questions tagged basics on Stack Overflow. This tag feels very meta-y to me, and doesn't seem to communicate much useful information, other than "treat me nice, I'm a noob!" I suggest that it be removed.
closed as off-topic by Martijn Pieters, random, Aditya, mmyers, Monica Cellio Jul 15 '14 at 16:48
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