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Tag-Merge: localization → translation – or re-tagging and making the differences clear?

These tags should not be merged, as they serve different purposes (though they are close relatives). As proposed, tag-wikis should be updated, and affected questions be re-tagged.
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Tagging of closed questions

I think editing the tags of a closed question can make sense in various cases, for example: We want to get rid of a tag that is (now) only used on closed questions. Remove it, otherwise this tag will ...
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Is [gui] a useful tag?

I've used this tag a few times and I find it personally useful. As you pointed out, there are quite a few questions that would probably be asking for a GUI. This isn't how I think the tag should be ...
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Let's lay out our options and design a better future for [layout-designer]

To start the ball rolling, some suggestions, trying to use existing tags where possible: floor-plan already exists on 5 questions and can be used for the distribution of chairs & tables. data-...
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How to handle OS tags

I think this is something we should definitely reconsider. I've been on Windows my entire life (I really hate change) and with Windows version specific software, there aren't that many that exist. ...
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How to handle OS tags

Regarding when to use version-specific OS tags, I can see advantages for both ways (if an OS version-specific feature is required vs. if the author simply uses this OS version), but for the sake of ...
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Tagging of closed questions

A good question I'm also thinking about from time to time: though "closed", those questions stay and are often kept as references – especially with "duplicates", which serve as pointers to the "...
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Tagging of closed questions

Expanding a bit on Izzy's answer. Closed questions are of several types: Questions closed as duplicates: These questions remain as a reference and serve as an additional link to direct search results ...
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