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Usage of the magento-1 tag if no version is specified in question

I think that more specific tags are better in the long run than less specific. For instance: Where not specified by the poster, but is obviously M1, we can apply magento-1 Where not specified by the ...
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Usage of the magento-1 tag if no version is specified in question

Most new-to-Magento developers will be jumping into 2.x. Given the sheer amount of content to learn, I can see the use for dichotomous tagging as a way for developers to quickly recognize whether a ...
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Worried thing about Magento version at current Question

I don't know that this needs to be addressed in Meta. I've tried previously to curb adding the Magento version number in titles, but that was struck down. As of now I suggest a comment is all that is ...
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How to write XML Code in Blockquote

Since SE supports partial HTML tags, it will try to render any HTML-like tags (e.g. XML), even if they are invalid. To prevent it from being rendered, you need to replace "<" character with &lt;...
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Request for MageStackDay IV: Tag Cleanup

Thanks a lot for bringing this up, Fabian! We've included it in the Todo-List of the announcement of the upcoming MageStackDay: Register now for MageStackDay IV on January 15th & 16th 2016
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Magento version tag spamming / General "Magento 1" questions

This has been mentioned before and a big portion of edits in the origination of this SE site was to move the mention of the Magento version to the tag. I prefer this, honestly, because it cuts down ...
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Magento version tag spamming / General "Magento 1" questions

I'm not sure there's a clear answer, so this is a good thing to discuss & decide as a community. In general, we may need to decide on a case-by-case basis. Here are my thoughts in no particular ...
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How to deal with generic and ambiguous tags

You're right that curation is what we need. Improving ambiguous tags is part of this (e.g. admin-grid vs. grid, as is the removal of worthless tags (e.g. get). Beyond this, we can clean things up via ...
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Should we introduce a "non-developer" tag?

Solutions which comes to my mind, and is only very simple. mark questions with a "non-developer" and/or "merchant" tag.
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Magento 2 questions tagged beta, alpha, pre-alpha etc. - quo vadis?

Great, approved by 2/3 mods. So if anybody wants to actively help out, these are the tags that I could find: magento2-pre-alpha magento2-alpha magento2-alpha93 magento2-alpha96 magento2-alpha105 ...
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Do people read the tag information before creating a question?

This is as simple to answer as it is disappointing for tag wiki editors: Unlike other network sites, on this site the tag wikis don't have a history of being useful, so it's no wonder that they are ...
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Do people read the tag information before creating a question?

actually, I dont see why questions for install/update problems should not get a magento-1 tag. "Ignoring" of such "rules" is more showing, that the rules for this tag may not match reality and should ...
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Usage of the magento-1 tag if no version is specified in question

I think that new questions (they all have a date) will be tagged magento-2 when it's about the new version. Older questions (I can only repeat it, all questions have a date) won't get touched only ...
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Usage of the magento-1 tag if no version is specified in question

Adding the magento-1 tag sounds great. Specially for questions that aren't too obvious. If anyone can add a more specific version tag it should only be done when it's absolutely clear. Otherwise it ...
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Wrong results/pagination when ignoring tags

This is status by design and won't be fixed (see linked Meta.SE question for details)
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Correct spelling in [shippment-tracking] tag

It's done. now shippment-tracking redirects to shipment-tracking.
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Usage of the magento-1 tag if no version is specified in question

i am not in favor of using the tag magento-1 because this tag cannot sum up these tag magento1.7,magent-1.8,magento-1.9 questions and i agree with @philwinkle answer.
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How to deal with generic and ambiguous tags

Sounds like we want to have a bot. Is it allowed to implement a bot for such things? We should remove tags like php too
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Should tags be added for each security patch, such as supee-6788?

Since the tag supee-6788 has been introduced, there are 70 questions, seraching for "supee-6788" yields 233 results. So individual patches, at least those with bc breaks or other ...
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Usage of the magento-1 tag if no version is specified in question

I'm in favor of magento-1.x tag rather than `magento-1. It helps concrete the idea that it's on the Magento 1 platform but that the version has not been specified.
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Worried thing about Magento version at current Question

Well, I don't think it's a new problem, it has always been like this, it's just that now that Magento 2 becomes bigger and more people use it, the differences between M1 and M2 raised that specific ...
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Magento 2 questions tagged beta, alpha, pre-alpha etc. - quo vadis?

I've done my share on a few tags. I have also removed the tags from closed questions because if you are tagging your question and type "magento2-" you still see them appearing in the suggestions with ...
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Tag added each questions

I don't know the related edits, but ... if the question had no version tag is definitly related to M1 only (screenshots, code) is not tagged with another magento-1.x tag ... it is absolutly correct. ...
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Tags: How to get the list of my created tags till now

Please check SE Data Explorer ... maybe this one: https://data.stackexchange.com/magento/query/205459/all-tag-creators
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Correct spelling in [shippment-tracking] tag

I believe there's no option for normal users to do this. Yes, There is no chance to correct the spelling of that specific tag by normal users. To intimate to the moderators about such type of tags, ...
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Tag synonym "301-redirect" -> "redirect"

I got your back: https://magento.stackexchange.com/tags/redirect/synonyms
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Worried thing about Magento version at current Question

Very Good concern. You are a effective questioner. Regarding this important topic, I would recommend to the asker to pick/write a tag (namely magento-1.9 or magento2 etc) on Tags line under the ...
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Magento 2 questions tagged beta, alpha, pre-alpha etc. - quo vadis?

Also, maybe we should create tag synonyms for those tags so no one use them in the future.
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Request for MageStackDay IV: Tag Cleanup

Nice initiative Fabian! I'll join you. Although I haven't got enough rep in almost all of the tags to propose tag synonyms or vote for them... I did come across a lot of duplicate tags (htaccess/....
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Magento version tag spamming / General "Magento 1" questions

If they have multiple 1.x versions inside the tags, I am for keeping the newest version, and removing the others. Maybe also keep the lowest, when the question may include Backwards compatibility. ...
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