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Propose a privilege to sit in the 500 reputation mark

As determined from earlier discussions, the retag privilege serves a lot more confusion and a lot less of its benefit due to the suggested edit system. It must be done away with. It will be done away ...
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5answers
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Kill the Retag option, use just Edit

I am a 1500* high rep SO user. As such, I've had the Retag ability for some time, but I'm not yet able to bypass the review queue for 'normal' edits. So, my feature-request is that for us 500 < ...
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4answers
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Retagging without the edit privilege now requires an edit summary [closed]

The retag button is gone and only edit remains. This has made a few negative changes for users with the retag privilege but not the edit privilege. It is now necessary to enter an edit summary even ...
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3answers
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Retag Privilege taken into account when proposing an edit [closed]

I think that the privilege to retag questions has become obsolete, now that one could propose an edit with only the changed tag and gain 2 rep from it. But deleting the retag privilege and link ...
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2answers
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Prevent tag only edits

If an edit that only adds or removes a tag should be closed as "Too Minor," why do we allow them?
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2answers
176 views

Retag versus edit: Which one should be used for retagging? [closed]

I know retagging question using Retag questions privilege doesn't give you any reputation and also doesn't require peer review. On the contrary, using edit for retagging with a minor change in the ...
9
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1answer
126 views

What is the suggested edit review policy for tag-only edits now?

Now that the Retag privilege is no more, I've been seeing tag-only suggested edits from 1500-rep users. For example, one had the summary of 'burninating [tagThatWasRemoved]'. It's very tempting to ...
9
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3answers
206 views

Retagging through suggested edits

I just saw (it's approved now) a suggested edit that appeared to just be retagging - adding two tags. The user who proposed it actually had enough rep to retag questions, but presumably didn't realize ...
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2answers
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Why should I use retag instead of edit? [closed]

I have got two options to edit tags of a question: use the edit link to edit the tags of a question and wait for a moderator to review and confirm it use the retag link to modify the question tags ...
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2answers
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Does it make sense to add tags retroactively?

I was just adding the tag [ng-grid] retroactively to some older Stack Overflow posts, until I noticed all Stack Overflow posts older than April 2013 about ng-grid didn't have that tag... ...
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3answers
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How should we handle retags in the suggested edit queue?

(sparked by this) In the past, users with more than 500 rep could retag questions without the edits beig sent to the queues. Now, they can't. Does this mean that we should reject retags in the queue ...
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1answer
129 views

Does retagging the question need peer reviews?

As far as I know if a user has crossed 500 rep, he can retag the questions and it doesn't go through peer review. But when I retagged this question on Stack Overflow, it did go through peer review ...
14
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1answer
93 views

Lower the reputation requirement for tag-only edits

There are a lot of complaints around suggested edits that only change tags. Some reviewers automatically dismiss them as too minor. Indeed, too minor is the main complaint — not incorrect. The end ...
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2answers
119 views

Misleading banner when editing with the retag privilege but without the edit privilege [closed]

The retag button is gone and only edit remains. This has made a few negative changes for users with the retag privilege but not the edit privilege. The banner “Your edit will be placed in a queue ...
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1answer
142 views

Unable to quickly retag a question with few privileges

I have few privilege so when I want to retag a question I have to request an edit, only changing the tags. But when submitting the edition, I often have one of these error messages: Your post ...

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