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Questions tagged [tags]

For questions about the behavior or usage of tags, which are keywords or labels that categorize and group your question with other, similar questions.

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On the front page, can we distinguish retaggings from other edits?

For the past several weeks (months?) there has been a lot of retagging here on Meta.SE, and sometimes other sites do tag cleanups too. Tag cleanups are useful, but they tend to bump ancient questions ...
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Unanswered questions by tag without my answer

How can I get unanswered (unaccepted) questions by tag that are not answered by me on Stack Overflow? I want to answer users who did not get a satisfying answer. But every time I open the unanswered ...
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Please add a link to the tag wiki on the tag popup [duplicate]

My primary reason for hovering a tag is to learn more about the tag. But when you hover a tag, that isn't one of the options on the popup. It has a link to questions tagged with that tag (with very ...
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Are [stackexchange-team] and [employees] the same?

stackexchange-team and employees have similar tag excerpts. None of them have a tag wiki stackchange-team (23 questions) For questions about the team of people behind the Stack Exchange network (...
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Should we burninate the [stackexchange] tag? [duplicate]

I didn't notice it until recently, but apparently we have a stackexchange tag. IMHO it's rather pointless; as you may guess, This tag is for questions about the entire network of Q&A sites that ...
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Placeholder text for Tag Input is cut off [duplicate]

I went to task a question on Arqade and notices that where you type the tags, the place holder telling you to type tags there has been cut off OS: Windows 10 64-bit Browser: Version 68.0.3440.106 (...
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Remove “at least one tag is required” near the tag field

I see no reason to show “at least one tag is required” near the tag field because almost same text will be appeared if you’ll try post a question without a tag: Also it’s not truly request due to ...
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Cut-off placeholder for tags fields [duplicate]

Tags field placeholder is cut-off on posting a new question: Google Chrome on iOS 11.
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Alignment issue - spaces between the tags are very small

The spaces between the tags are very small in the posts compared with the questions tab. In the Questions tab: In the posts: System Configuration: Operating System: Windows 10 Pro Mozilla ...
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Tag bar's placeholder text is broken [duplicate]

The tag bar's placeholder text is snipped, and only shows “Typ” (or rather, “Ty” and half a “p”): Firefox and Chrome latest on Mac latest.
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Tags are not centered in new post form [duplicate]

Saw this just now at Meta.SO and here when writing a new post: This bug doesn't show when editing an existing post instead. Firefox 62 win64.
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Display of tags in the “Ask Question” page is too low [duplicate]

Tags, when typed, display too low in the tags bar when asking a question. Interestingly, they appear in the right spot when still typing: Reproduced in Microsoft Edge.
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“Type a tag” text cut off

I've noticed that the background text "Type a tag" at the bottom of the "Ask Question" page is cut off: Reproduced in Microsoft Edge.
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Vertical alignment of tags differs between Ask page and inline tag editor

If you are trying to edit tags, spans with tags are on the middle of block: If you are trying to create new questions, top padding of this block is greater than bottom: Alternately see them ...
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No more hovering to edit tags above 10k! [closed]

Just discovered a change to editing tags above 10k rep - there is now an 'Edit' button instead of having to hover on an invisible space. Thanks SE for the change!
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List of chat rooms that subscribed on tag

I can see which tags particular room is subscribed on. For example, Stack Overflow на русском is subscribed on russian-stackoverflow. But on the tag page there is no information about subscribed ...
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Guidelines for duplicating tag text in a question title [duplicate]

Suppose we have a question like: How to check if an object is a string in JavaScript? Obviously, we should tag the question with the javascript tag. But do we need that 'in JavaScript' part in ...
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Generic tag used while framework has been used? [migrated]

Users tend to "over-tag" their questions, like #java #jsf #jpa but this feels wrong to me (I have suggested tag edits to some posts of this type, like this one). The tag #java is generic (JavaSE, EE, ...
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Ordering for next tag badge options

I wonder how the "next badge" options for tag badges are sorted. In the screen shot below, the matlab tag is recommended, and shown first, even though I'm closer to getting the algorithm badge: I ...
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“Last changed” option for sorting tags

We have "Popular", "Name", "New" sorting options for the Tags page. Would be great to add additional option "Last changed" to see tags, whose tag wiki (or tag wiki excerpt) was edited, sorted by ...
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“Edited by” block is not updated after editing tags inline [duplicate]

Go to a question that was already edited by someone else Press "edit tags", edit, "Save Tag Edits" => the "edited <date> (<br>) <user>" block in the center under the post still shows ...
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Accessing extended tag info is almost impossible

The new tag popup makes it easy to watch or ignore particular tags and shows the tag info excerpt. Here's one on EL&U: However, the full tag info contains a lot more information which helps users....
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Restore previous variant of tag popup

Recently, the popup on hover on a tag was replaced by a larger, but less useful variant. Especially as a mod, I often need to reference tag wikis to new users. With the "old version", the link to the ...
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Disable tag-popup

Is there any possibility (official or via Greasemonkey/stylish scripts) to disable the popup of tags if one hovers or scrolls over them? I already tried this question: Option to disable tag hover ...
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What happens if an OP tries to roll back an edit reinstating a deleted tag, if they don't have enough reputation to create tags?

So you want to get rid of a tag and remove it from all questions. You edit it out from the last question. Enough time passes for the tag to be destroyed. An OP, who has not enough reputation to ...
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Tag synonym disappeared after swapping tag master with synonym

Three tags existed. Desexing, neutering and spay. Neutering and spay were synonyms of desexing. I swapped the master and synonym on Pets.se for desexing and neutering. So neutering is now the ...
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Need some way to easily clear all ignored/favorite tags

I've just found a way to add many tags to ignored/favorite (sorry, it's called watched now, but I will call it on ol' manner) list by just select all text on the page Ctrl+A and pasting it to the ...
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With the improvements to tag watching, tag notifications, and custom question lists, is any attention being paid to cross-site discovery?

With the new changes to tag watching with some more changes around notifications coming and new controls to build custom question lists also coming, are there any plans for fixing instances where ...
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Troubles with translated tag pop-ups

We translated 'Watch Tag', 'Ignore Tag' and so on and got this as a result: I think it should be fixed. Moreover, other languages faced the same:
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Add feature to sort similar question suggestions by matching tags

Feature On the 'Ask a question' pages, there should be a setting to the right of 'Questions that may already have your answer' that, when enabled (disabled by default), would sort the list based on ...
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Why doesn't there exist a section about Korean dramas or Asian dramas on Stack Exchange?

While I have seen all sites from Stack Exchange, I was wondering why there are no sites about Korean/Asian dramas? First, I checked in these sites: Anime & Manga and Movies & TV And I ...
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Alignment issue in the search result page - tag information section

If I'm searching a query with one tag alone, in the search result page the tag information section is not properly aligned. Can be the tag information section added with appropriate margin to aligned ...
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Own Company Tag On Some Stack Exchange Site

At my current company we plan to start selling a complex physical product with a catchy name, so there is a necessity to create some forum where future users of our product will discuss it. Supposedly ...
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How can I find the number of total questions and unanswered questions, for each month, for the 10 most popular tags on Cross Validated

I'd like to write a query in the Stack Exchange Data Explorer for the Cross Validated site, which returns me the Question and Answers on Cross Validated by month and by tag, for the 10 tags which ...
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Adding border style to the tag description

Previously the description and the links related to the tags were with in the box, I mean it was applied with border-style CSS property. After the left nav implemented in MSE and SO, the border style ...
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Answered vs Unanswered results inconsistent when searching for tags

When I search for a set of tags (e.g. jsonschema and .net), answered and unanswered treat the query differently. Answered seems to return questions that have BOTH tags. Unanswered seems to return ...
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Is there any plan to introduce a hierarchical tag model to accommodate version-specific tags? [duplicate]

When I visit stackoverflow.com I'm mostly interested in Python-related questions, so naturally python is the first tag I search for, but then I feel compelled to also check out python-2.7, python-3.x, ...
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Privilege level for editing tags not shown

On Ethereum, I have a reputation of 161 and I thought that I would add some information to the usb tag. The header of the USB tagged questions page even asks if I want like to to help create it ...
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How can I request to merge two tags? [duplicate]

I've noticed two tags being used for the same purpose on Stack Overflow. Is there a place where I can request a fix?
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Add auto suggest for tags when entering tags in the search box

When I type '[' and start typing, I would like to see some tags suggestions that help me enter the correct tag. Just like how the tags box works when entering a new question.
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Tag excerpts from 'obligatory' tags on per-site metas do not appear in the 'all tags' page? [duplicate]

Tag excerpts from 'obligatory' tags (e.g. discussion) and 'moderation' tags (e.g. status-completed) on per-site metas do not appear in the all tags page. However, in Meta Stack Exchange they do (see ...
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Are there private questions now? (aka why “Public” for tagged questions?)

In the Tagged Questions view (e.g. support), the title is: Or in words: Public questions tagged [tag name here] Emphasis mine. What does the word "Public" imply? Aren't all questions public ...
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The tags at Stack Exchange search page are not linked properly [duplicate]

Try this page, for example. And click on any one of the tags, it will result in a page not found error.
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In the Users page, how are tags chosen?

In the list of users by reputation, three tags are showing for each user: How are those tags selected? Those are not the top three tags, e.g. in my case: So how are the selected? Random?
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Add tags by synonym on favorites

When I type and click a synonym when trying to add a favorite tag, I get the message "tagname does not exist on this site." I received this message when trying to add vscode on Stack Overflow ...
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Changing tag [stackoverflow-for-teams] to [stack-overflow-for-teams] etc?

The What are tags, and how should I use them? page in the Help Center says under How to format tags: Replace spaces with hyphens (-) to combine multiple words into a single word The name of ...
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Support for tag flair

User flair is a way to promote your personal account on Stack Exchange. But for technologies or projects, it would be nice to link to "Tag flair". For example: The Readme file for the GitHub page ...
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Should the downvoters/upvoters have enough reputations on all the tags of the question/answers?

It is observed that the stackexcange permits to downvote/upvote by just having minimum cumulative reputation of all tags even though the member doesn't possess enough reputations in them. "Subject ...
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The initial default version of the tag-excerpt not shown on the tags page

When looking at the tags on Physics Meta, I've noticed that many tags do not have the tag-excerpt. To my surprise, after I clicked on some of them I found out that they have a tag-info. (In fact, it ...
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On international SO sites, migrated questions get the [discussion] tag even though this is a synonym of another one? [duplicate]

I noticed in both Stack Overflow en español and Stack Overflow em Português a bug that may be related to the fact that some default tags are made synonyms to others. Once a question is posted in the ...