I saw the tag on this, now deleted, off-topic question. I figure, since tables are now supported in markdown, we should be able to merge into , especially considering the latter has a tag wiki and more questions.

All questions tagged with concern the creation of tables in posts.

I propose:

  • We create a synonym from to
  • We replace the tag on the 6 questions tagged with it with (or a moderator merges them)

Sound fair enough?


From the tag synonym page (emphasis mine):

If you know of common, alternate spellings or phrasings for this tag, add them here so we can automatically correct them in the future. For example, suggest “bike” as a synonym for bicycle, or “sock” for socks.

This is literally one of the reasons tag synonyms exist. We should most definitely synonymize to .


has been successfully voted into becoming a synonym of .

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    I suggested the synonym, it just needs votes from enough people with a score of 5 or more in tables – Cave Johnson Dec 10 '20 at 1:08
  • @KodosJohnson it only needs one additional vote atm. – Luuklag Dec 10 '20 at 8:39

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