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Questions tagged [suggested-tags]

Tags suggested to question authors based on the contents of their question.

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Enable suggested tags on other sites

meta.SE automatically suggests tags (pretty accurately, kudos!) (at least it just worked half an hour ago when I submitted a bug report. Curiously for this feature request here it didn't work for me.) ...
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People don't read the tag excerpts because we don't swat them into their faces

You are a user asking a question, and the system is helpful, so it shows you this: (the 5 of them were suggested when I finished writing this post, I used only one, tag-wiki-excerpt) Seeing the ...
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Don't suggest a tag that I've added a synonym of [duplicate]

I have already added the tag comment, but it is also suggesting I add the tag comments: Could it grey it out, or hide it, if I have already added a synonym please? Also, can there be a space between ...
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The tag suggester shouldn't suggest synonyms of tags that you've already used

I was composing a question about Postgres on Stack Overflow, and had tagged the question with "postgres". The tag suggester, seeing that my question was about PostgreSQL, dutifully informed me that I ...
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What's the proportion of hits for the tag suggestion system?

I'm curious because I'm sure that askers (seasoned or not) depend greatly on the tag suggestions for tagging their questions, so I want to know the proportion of times that users select a tag from the ...
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Did Stack Overflow read my mind?

I just asked this question. When I was done typing, Stack Overflow's list of tag suggestions included git, even though I did not mention Git at all in my question. As it happens, I am using Git to ...
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Suggested tags not being updated on question edition

I started writing my question and put entire paragraph with relation to Yii Framework. I was suggested to include php and yii. After a while (without actually asking the question), I decided, that ...
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How do I know if a person has added a correct tag to the question in review?

While reviewing suggested edits, I come across various posts on which addition/deletion of tags have been made. Some I understand, rest I don't, because I am not a master of every programming language....
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Have there been any attempts to get the tag algorithm from Facebook's Kaggle competition?

Facebook held a competition on Kaggle for data scientists to bag a job with them. The challenge was to use the Stack Exchange data dump and find a way to predict the tags given the title and body of ...
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While asking new question, what is the criteria for a tag to become visible as 'suggested tag'? [duplicate]

I have recently wrote a few questions for Gerrit code review system and with each question being written, I could clearly see, that only git tag appears among suggested tags: The gerrit tag has ...
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Show suggested tags when editing

When authoring a meta question, the site will suggest some tags to use based on the content of the question. Can we enable that functionality when editing questions too?
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Suggested tags - both sql-server and mysql are suggested by the system [closed]

I noticed that there's quite a lot of questions asked especially by new users that have both tags sql-server and mysql. That makes sense in some cases (e.g. linking between those RDBMS's) but the vast ...
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How are “Suggested Tags” chosen?

After you've typed in a question, you get suggested tags that appear that look like this: It appears that you need a minimum amount of characters (much like the limit on 'Similar Questions' in ...
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Select and Display 'Suggested Tags' for All Posts Based on Related Questions (or other logic) [duplicate]

Tags should be suggested based on related questions When you start typing a title, you get a bunch of related questions: When you click in the tag space however, you don't get any suggestions (save ...
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Don't suggest tags that a question has already been tagged with

Related to When tagging a question, don't suggest tags that are already added, but that is on the auto-complete in the tag box. When writing this question I got the following: I like that ...
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Possible Tags similar to “Related Questions” under Title [duplicate]

In the same way possible answers (Related Questions) are suggested when you leave the Title, possible tags should be offered when you give the Tags textbox focus.
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Automatically determine tags while writing a question

Can we modify "Ask question" to automatically suggests tags based on your question content. So instead that user needs to type "team-foundation-server" or "TFS" or "TeamFoundationServer" he will see ...
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Automatic tag suggestions [duplicate]

Would inferring tags from a question's title and body and filling them automatically into the tag field (or at least suggesting them separately as a hint list or something) be worthwhile? Note that I'...