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Synonimise [opacity] and [transparency]?

YES opacity and transparency are the same thing and should be tag synonyms. The tag with the fewest questions should be made obsolete.
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Create a Canva tag

I learnt of a new moderator super power today: Bypassing the tag similarity check. Anyway, here you go: canva. I’ll leave the rest to you.
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Burninate [how-to]

Just need the community approval and I will do thy bidding.
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Merge [presentation] with [presentation-design]

There is a difference. One is about designing presentations; the other about presenting designs... There is certainly overlap but it is an important distinction. It is, e.g., the difference between ...
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burninate [font-matching]

This just looks to me like a synonym of font-pairing. We can go ahead and create the link if there's no objection.
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Rename tag [embedded]

We renamed embedded to embed, and made both embedded and embedding synonyms. Thanks for catching that! Changes may still be caching.
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Merge [photo-editing] and [image-editing]

To be pedantic: every photo is an image, but not every image is a photo. As long as they are correctly applied, I do see a use for both of these tags. There are certainly techniques that only (or ...
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Synonimize [freelance] and [freelancing]

Done. All questions have been retagged and freelancing is now a synonym of freelance.
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Synonymize [web-applications] with [website-design]

I think the two serve different functions though web-applications doesn't appear to be getting used properly very often. Things like Pixlr would be a web-application. Webflow would be another web-...
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Synonimise [alpha] and [transparency]?

YES alpha and transparency are basically the same thing and should be tag synonyms. The tag with the fewest questions should be made obsolete.
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Burninate [adobe-stock]

Re-tagged to stock-images...it should be deleted on its own in a day or so. Thank you!
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Merge [photo-editing] and [image-editing]

Illustrator, Inkscape, Xara, Sketch, et. al. create images, but do not create photos. Heck even Photoshop creates images not photos. Only camera's create photos. You can't call an icon a photo.... ...
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Merge suggestion: [layout] and [page-layout]

Ok, so after some more thought I've slightly changed my mind on how I think we should handle this. My suggestion... We should have two separate tags: page-layout This would then be used, much as it ...
Cai's user avatar
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Burninate [scale]

scaling has now been merged into resize which was a more common tag for the same questions. It was also made a synonym to avoid future instances.
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Are [information-graphics], [data-visualization], and [information-design] all necessary?

Good question, and I agree: information graphics should be removed. Data visualisation: data based. There are clear numbers involved. Usually stuff like charts, graphs, timelines, networks, maps. ...
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Retina tag is totally useless? Burnination?

First off, please be nice. Second, remember that anyone and their sibling can make a new tag by just including it into the tags with their question. We mods can merge tags, so that anyone who wants ...
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Burninate [how-to]

Update... I've retagged all the questions that were tagged only with how-to so we won't be left with any untagged questions. Interestingly all but one or two shouldn't have been tagged with it at ...
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Should we burninate [extracting]?

The "or" doesn't make any sense to me. Theres absolutely no reason at all to have a tag with two completely unrelated meanings. There are no not many questions using the tag for the second "data-...
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Merge suggestion: [layout] and [page-layout]

I'm somewhat torn between this merger. I do think each are similar but they're also different in their rightful manner for example: Layout may refer to Page layout, the arrangement of visual ...
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Tags vs Tagging on Meta

I synonymised them. Thanks for spotting.
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Merge [naming] with [terminology]

Since your question and my comment received plenty of upvotes, and no one raised any concerns, I went ahead and merged the tags. The naming tag is no longer and is now a synonym of terminology.
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Should we burninate [behance]?

No I don't think we should or dribble for that matter. These questions are on topic and relevant to graphic designers. They may not be the most interesting questions but we're here to answer questions ...
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Synonymize individual scripting tags with one generic scripting tag

I don't think automation is a synonym for scripting. Although scripting will fall under the category of automation, I generally think that the automation applies specifically to batch processing (...
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Synonimise [alpha] and [transparency]?

NO. alpha and transparency do not mean the same thing. There is a clear added value in keeping both and adding an explanation to alpha.
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Do we want 3D people to be part of our GDSE community?

3D is a very specialized branch and requires much more skill and knowledge than many people assume. Personally i would prefer not to include 3D unless the question clearly concerns graphic design. ...
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Shouldn't [software-recommendations] be [software-recommendation]?

I renamed software-recommendations to software-recommendation — DONE. A synonym isn't necessary here. Synonyms were intended to link two completely separate words meaning essentially the same ...
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Burninate [buying]

I have removed this tag from all 8 questions and cleaned up the questions while doing so. The tag should be burned by the system in a few days.
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Merge suggestion: [save] and [export]

Nope... export converts formats for many application and involved specific settings to get specific results. Save/Save as involved selection of options for that application, not others. I.E. How do ...
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Merge [icc-profile] with [color-profile]

Done. And now I need 25 more characters for this answer.
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Merge [industry-term] with [terminology]

I've merged industry-term in to terminology and created a synonym for future use.
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