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Questions tagged [tags]

Tags are keywords or labels that categorize and group your question with other, similar questions.

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Synonymize individual scripting tags with one generic scripting tag

At the moment we have individual tags for photoshop-scripting, illustrator-scripting, acrobat-scripting, indesign-scripting etc. and individual tags (on most all of questions that use those tags) for ...
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Synonimise [alpha] and [transparency]?

There are 31 questions tagged with the alpha tag, a lot of which are also tagged transparency. Most of these are basic questions about transparency, with only a few about advanced manipulation of ...
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Tag info pages alignment off

If you go to a tag info (synonym or top users) page, the alignment on the lefthand side is slightly off: adobe-illustrator, transparency etc. Confirmed on: Google Chrome 68.0.3440.106 Microsoft ...
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Synonimise [opacity] and [transparency]?

OK, I know, opacity and transparency are not the same thing, they are antonyms. But as stated in the description of the transparency tag, adjusting transparency is adjusting opacity and vice versa. I ...
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Synonimize [freelance] and [freelancing]

Synonimize [freelance] and [freelancing]. They are the same thing, the freelancing tag is completely superfluous and rarely used.
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Synonymize [web-applications] with [website-design]

Can we please synonymize web-applications with website-design? There's only 23 questions with the tag and all that I've seen are applicable websites in generaly, not limited to web applications. As ...
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Do we want 3D people to be part of our GDSE community? [duplicate]

My question to GDSE Meta has been greatly simplified per Ryan's input: Do we want 3D people to be part of our GDSE community?
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Merge [photo-editing] and [image-editing]

This is status-declined for reasons listed in answers below: image-editing photo-editing They are both well used tags, but they seemingly mean the same thing. Which one should be a synonym of the ...
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Tags vs Tagging on Meta

Here on Meta GD, there are both tags and tagging. On both MSE and MSO (and probably others as well, but I didn't check), tagging is a synonym of tags, so that should probably be applied here as well, ...
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Margins off on tag edits

While editing tags, it seems to be no longer aligned properly (in fact it's partially hidden: How it's supposed to look (how it looks on Meta) It now shows same glitch on Meta -_-
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Retina tag is totally useless? Burnination?

Related: Help me make a reference answer for DPI/PPI/LPI/Pixel/resolution Why do we have a retina tag? It's a marketing gimmick not a unit of measurement It's a made up trademark by Apple. Apple ...
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Merge [presentation] with [presentation-design]

We have the tag presentation-design, which has 48 questions and a tag description, as well as the presentation tag, with only 17 questions and no tag description. To me there doesn't seem to be a ...
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Are [information-graphics], [data-visualization], and [information-design] all necessary?

Looking at Best way to design map markers based on their 'heat' parameter, I realized we have the tags information-graphics, data-visualisation, and information-design. Are all of these tags ...
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Merge suggestion: [save] and [export]

I was checking one of the new questions and saw it's tagged save. I think it's basically the same as export. I know saving and exporting is not the same but: Most of the questions are about saving ...
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Merge [icc-profile] with [color-profile]

From the definition of color-profile: Color profile, or an ICC profile, is a set of data that characterizes a color input or output device, or a color space, according to standards promulgated by ...
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Merge [industry-term] with [terminology]

industry-term has only 5 questions where it's used, no usage guidance or tag summary, and is equivalent to terminology. Can we please get these tags merged?
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Merge suggestion: [layout] and [page-layout]

I was going to propose a tag definition for layout and I found that there are at the moment 73 questions tagged layout and 304 tagged page-layout. I see no reason why they should not be merged or at ...
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Self Improvement Tag

Until just now as a result of this question, How to overlap a continuous line on itself?, I didn't even realize we had a self-improvement if there's no objections I'm going to destroy it. I have no ...
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Tagging: should [drawing-tablet] and [wacom] be merged?

We have: Wacom: 26 questions Drawing-tablet: 90 questions 13 of the questions tagged wacom are also tagged drawing-tablet. To me, a Wacom is just a specific brand of drawing tablet. I know it's by ...
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Shouldn't [software-recommendations] be [software-recommendation]?

Shouldn't hardware-recommendation and software-recommendations both have the plural "s" or not? I think it makes more sense for them to both be singular, since each question should be limited to one ...
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Burninate [buying]

I noticed we had a tag buying that is only used on 8 questions. It is most commonly used for questions related to buying fonts, but is also used on some software and hardware recommendation questions. ...
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Burninate [how-to]

I bring your attention to the tag how-to ...what the holy batman is that? It's a meta tag. It describes nothing about the question at all, doesn't help categorize the question, help anyone find the ...
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Should we burninate [extracting]?

In its current definition, extracting has partly the same definition as background-removal and part 'accessing defined data from larger datasets'. I'd like to either kill the entire tag or have it ...
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Burninate [arranging]

Can we kill arranging? Right now it was used in only 2 questions from last year and a new one just asked, has no wiki and it's quite a generic term... There's already alignment and composition, do we ...
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Was [tag:motion] supposed to refer to Apple Motion?

Seems to ne the tag motion is being often misunderstood, mainly because it does not have a description. Should the tag be renamed to apple-motion? This is more self evident and matches our other ...
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burninate [font-matching]

Should we remove the font-matching tag? There are 3 questions using font-matching that also have font-recommendation. I see that the later is already used in more questions, and seems redundant to ...
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Flash Questions and Tags to Animate

As of yesterday Adobe has renamed their Flash product to Animate Official Release: Welcome Adobe Animate CC, a new era for Flash Professional At the time of writing this I didn't do any extensive ...
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Do people read Tags before the question body?

In SE in general, we don't have intros or sigs. It's streamlined and lean, focusing on just the content. When I post a question that has a major brand-name product tag like adobe-illustrator do I ...
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Tag Project for the site

I am one man on the dark side that cannot take this rebellion task alone. Regularly through my GD.SE life I prefer a question to have more than one tag. I would like to encourage site members to ...
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Do you think we should have a app-design tag?

I was just looking through the tags right now and found website-design, web-applications but was surprised to find out we had no app-design tag. I am thinking of designing an Android app in the near ...
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Should we add the tag “File Conversion”?

Suggestion: I didn't see the tag "file conversion" anywhere, only "color conversion." It seems like it could be useful and target a bit more some questions that are really related to file conversion ...
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Are you allowed to tag questions by domain?

Is tagging questions by domain allowed? For example the maps tag has a good number of topics. I would like to propose a medicine or medical for several of the questions here. It seems like ...
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Let's stop these graphics questions

I just saw we still have a "graphics" tag. Seems untidy since it could be applied to literally every question we have. Whether or not a question is tagged with it appears to be completely random. ...
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Tagging based on answers?

Id just want a clarification. Is the tagging supposed to reflect the question, only? Or the thread? Suppose thequestion is asking for software but all answers are about illustrator. And these answers ...
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Is there any use to the [images] tag?

With the recent burnination of image, I start wondering what the use of images actually is. The tag excerpt mentions that it should contain questions relating to the design of images. Arguably, that ...
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Burninate [scale]

Right now we have the scaling tag and the scale tag, which I think is unnecessary. To me scaling is a better tag, has 69 questions, 1 follower, and a wiki tag. Scale, on the other hand, has 17 ...
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Burninate [image]

We have both images and image which seems absolutely silly to me. The images tag has 240 questions, a wiki tag, and 11 followers. The image tag on the other hand has 8 questions, no wiki, and 0 ...
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How can we have a close vote that specifies resource gathering as off-topic, yet have a resource-recommendation tag?

I think the title says it all really. The resource-recommendations tag is very broad, and could really include anything. We have more specific tags for areas where we're happy to recommend things, ...
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Should the [sketch] and [sketch-3] tags be merged?

We have a decent amount of questions about Sketch, but there seem to be two separate tags: sketch and sketch-3. The first has 27 questions, the other 18. I am no Mac user and have never seen the ...
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Bug: Editing tags on a question in review queue causes tag pop-up box to be cut-off / hidden by the footer

I noticed this yesterday while editing but didn't have time to post it. It appears to be the same as this: https://graphicdesign.meta.stackexchange.com/questions/997/bug-tag-pop-out-is-truncated-by-...
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Do we need tags for traditional media? Or just one tag?

There was a question about marker use. But the site strongly assumes digital media, intentional or not. So tagging it illustration is misleading a bit, as far as search is concerned. While markers ...
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Design is dead. Long live design!

As a follow-up to this discussion last month, the design tag has been killed (the official term is burninated): This is gone (and marked as an "intrinsic" tag, so it won't be allowed back). – ...
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Feedback tag everywhere! Critique was so much better!

Per this question I thought we'd decided that feedback was not in scope. So we merged it with the critique tag. So now, for some reason, I'm seeing the feedback tag on lots of questions. I thought ...
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Wondering why a couple of my suggested tag edits were rejected?

Over the last two days I've made a number of tag edits in the hope of improving the excerpts a bit, mainly with the goal of format consistency. Initially, I was editing them mostly to make them start ...
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Tag overhaul.. What tags should we add, modify, and adjust

I know our tag system is evolving and growing but some of us have had talks about what tags should be deprecated, some that should be added, and some that simply just dont make sense. I was curious ...