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Increased reputation to create new tags [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should the create-new-tag threshold be increased? It seems that the reputation needed to create new tags has been recently increased to 1500. Why was this done? As a user who ...
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Could the tagging system be enhanced to support tag synonyms?

Quite often Transact SQL questions get tagged as t-sql when the convention now is to tag as tsql. However, no matter how hard you can try to educate users that the 'correct' tag is tsql, you're ...
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Should We Zap The Low-Occurrence Tags? [closed]

I just looked on SO, and found that there are about 12,880 tags with only a single use. There are 26,250 used less than 10 times. That's just too many for the community to fix. I think we need some ...
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Official repository of tag synonyms [closed]

The purpose of this page has been obsoleted by the implementation of the tag synonym feature request. See the list of currently implemented tag synonyms. Purpose I think it would be a good idea ...
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Low-rep catch-22: Can't create new tags, must have a tag, can't spontaneously divine any existing tags that would be appropriate to the question

Workin' on a new stackexchange site (gamedev), and my rep is starting level (thus low). I was trying to post my question, but turns out I can't create any tags that I find appropriate to the question ...
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New users are still able to create “new” tags

Despite of the rep-limit of 250 (which is in my opinion too low, but that aside), new users are still able to create new tags. To nail the bug better down, it might be good to know that the servlet ...
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Is it at all possible to find out which tag earned me the Taxonomist badge? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Who created which tag? I just got the notification telling me that I earned the Taxonomist badge. With curiosity getting the better of me, I tried to find out what badge I had ...
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Tag creation in SO

In the past, users with more than 300 or so reputation points (I don't remember the exact number) had the ability to create new tags. Those tags made it easier to search for similar questions and to ...
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How are privilege orders determined per Stack?

This question asks specifically about when the privilege of creating tags is gained, and gives a very good explanation as to why, but I'm curious about the more general process of how privilege rep ...
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New tag request jquery-isotope [closed]

I recently asked a question about Isotope, a new jQuery plugin created by user desandro. I thought it would be appropriate to create the jquery-isotope tag since there are also other questions it ...
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Please raise the tag creation reputation threshold on Meta

Similar to what was done on Stack Overflow, I would like the threshold for creating new tags to be increased on Meta. I'm proposing a new threshold of 1,000 reputation (from the current 99) -- this ...
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Feature request: Ability to add a new tag pending review for users without the privilege

So there are occasions where a new user wants to add a tag but lacks the rep. Two examples of this happening to me: I want to add a cornmeal tag to the cooking site. I want to add an XSD tag to the ...
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SO FAQ rep limits are out of order [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Rep features list on Stackapps I know they were changed recently. Here's an excerpt from the FAQ 250 Vote to close, reopen, or migrate your questions 1500 Create new ...
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Request to Adjust FAQ to Reflect Rep-Requirement Change [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: SO FAQ rep limits are out of order Since this previous request was implemented, the FAQ listing required reputation on all Trilogy sites is now slightly odd; and by "slightly ...