Questions tagged [tag-creation]

For questions about the process and etiquette of creating new tags.

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Tag creation with a period in name

I noticed that the tag angular.js was created recently. Since angular and angularjs already exist, I decided against the creation of another synonym tag. Shouldn't the user while creating tags be ...
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Update “Create Tags” documentation to be accurate about permissible tag lengths

/help/privileges/create-tags reads as follows: Simply enter a new tag with your question and it will be created. When creating your new tag, bear in mind that tags ... must be shorter than ...
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Best way to mass-apply a new tag to old questions

I am now in the following situation for the third time: I have detected a need for a new tag and I am sure about this (e.g., as I have successfully proposed this on the respective site meta) and ...
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Don't ask whether to create a new tag if the new tag name is invalid

Stack Exchange ate my edit! The steps to reproduce are pretty specific. Go to a site where there is a warning pop-up when you attempt to create a new tag. This is enabled on some graduated sites, ...
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A new unhyphenated tag can be created when a hyphenated version exists as a synonym

This is the goatee-wearing evil twin version of new hyphenated tag can be created when an unhyphenated version exists as a synonym from this past summer. Today someone created csharp. c-sharp ...
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Mobile site says “your answer couldn't..” when submitting a question edit that creates a new tag

Noticed this on Bicycles, but I presume it affects any Stack Exchange site Write question Edit question, write a new tag Submit edit When performing the above steps, I properly get an error message, ...
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Can I check a tag's creator if the Taxonomist badge hasn't been awarded?

According to the accepted answer for Show a tag's creator on the tag wiki page: If a tag has a related Taxonomist badge, the creator will now be shown on its tag wiki/info page. I recently ...
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How tag creation is handled based on aggregated SE rep

I'm registered on SuperUser, but not active - this is because most of my effort goes in other sites and because I'm pretty darned proficient as a computer user. However I needed to post a question. ...