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Removing the "pm-software" tag as an uninformative superset

The "PM-Software" Tag is Too Generic, and Needs Clean-Up and Removal The Problem I'd like to remove the pm-software tag, but we currently have 189 questions already tagged with it. This is ...
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Release-Plan and Release-Planning tag synonyms

Swapping and Merging Release Plan(ning) Synonyms We currently have the following unmerged synonyms: release-plan release-planning I'm fine with them being synonyms, although arguably one is an ...
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Discussion about new tags we may need to add to the site or otherwise make on-topic

Revisiting Tags and Topics to Remain Relevant & Encourage More High-Quality Questions Recently, this post caught my eye bcause at first glance I didn't think it was a PM question. After looking ...
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Update info in 'agile' and 'scrum' tags to not use both?

I just rejected a deluge of suggested edits to add the 'agile' tag to a bunch of Questions tagged as 'scrum'. I presume this was the correct response due to extrapolating from Does PM.SE benefit from ...
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Does PM.SE benefit from having Specific tags for each MS Project version?

Problem: There's been a lot of edits being approved due to question retagging. Every time these edits are done, these questions go to the pm.se frontpage as latest activity, "burying" several other, ...
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Can we please change the "scrummaster" tag to be hyphenated like other similar tags?

TL;DR The current scrummaster tag should be converted to scrum-master, which is more consistent with our existing naming conventions. Explanation Currently, scrummaster is a canonical tag. However, ...
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Should this be an Agile/Scrum Questions stack exchange?

Wouldn't it make more sense to have a distinct Agile group? What do you think are the benefits of having questions and answers from this two different worlds in this one group? Here are some ...
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Add "PM Canvas" tag

The Project Model Canvas is a methodology similar to Business Model Canvas to manage projects. The official site is www.pmcanvas.com.br (in brazilian portuguese). This technique consists of using ...
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What should I do with tag, which is used for different types of questions?

Some tags have different meanings and are used for different types of questions. I found that, when I wanted to write a description for an education tag. As I saw, it's used for: Marking questions ...
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Should [estimating] and [estimation] be synonyms?

Should estimating (161 questions) and estimation (6 questions) tags be merged / made synonyms? I believe they share the same meaning and only one of them should be used. Even though estimation has ...
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Need new tag for MS-Project 2013

I don't think I can create tags, but we do need one for MS-Project 2013... Posted on the "Discussion" tag rather than "Feature Request" as my rather simple statement above got rejected under Feature ...
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Suggested Tag Removal: Process Engineering

The definition under the Process Engineering tag: For questions related to the (re-)design of business processes. Process engineering (also called process systems engineering) focuses on the ...
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Is it off-topic to ask for ISO Structure/Documentation

I just added the question ISO structure/documentation? and one person commented it as off topic and voted down the question. The question is about the ISO Structure, that I want it in some form to be ...
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Can we make an XP synonym the canonical tag?

I recently added extreme-programming as a synonym for xp. However, it seems that it should really be the other way around, e.g. that extreme-programming is the canonical name to which the abbreviation ...
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Planned Tag Blacklist Request

Instead of removing all of the tags identified in my answer to this meta post, I'm considering putting in a tag burn and blacklist request to remove the following tags completely from our site: ...
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WIP tag change and synonyms

We current have only one WIP-related tag: wip-limits. Personally, I'd prefer to see this changed to work-in-progress for clarity. I'd also like to see some synonyms for work-in-progress like: wip wip-...
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Risk and Risk-Management Tags. Is there a difference, or should we merge them?

I just noticed that we have a risk tag and a risk-management tag. I'm not sure I really see a difference. There's also a schedule-risk tag. Is there a good reason to not merge these together? Or ...
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The Great Tag Wiki Cleanup of 2012 and early 2013

In a recent discussion regarding What's the difference between the tools tag and the pm-software tag? as well as this question about Revisiting Tool Recommendation Questions, we've come to the ...
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What are the existing problems with current tags?

A recent answer buried what I thought was a very important question that I felt deserved to be brought to the forefront. The author asked: Instead of making changes to the tags now, why don't we ...
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Why does our policy on pm-tools appear inconsistent?

Background I recently asked a question on PMSE that was closed as off-topic. The comment provided was: This question is better suited to a support site for the software product. The question was ...
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Should the Twitter feed use the #pmot hash tag?

There's currently a @StackProjects account that carries a Twitter feed of questions. A brief glance at the feed indicates that PMSE may be missing a bet when it comes to accessible its target audience....
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What's the difference between the tools tag and the pm-software tag?

Based on this meta post, and the closing of software/tool recommendations, what do we do with these tags? Do we need a separate tag for tools and a tag for pm-software? Should we merge them? If not, ...
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Deleting "project" tag

I have a question whether we should remove project tag. Actually I don't see what value the tag adds. As we discuss project management vast majority of questions could be tagged project. If there's ...
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Should there be a tag for "school / study / university" projects?

I was thinking last night about another tag we could add to the pm site for better categorization of "school", "study", or "university" projects and was unable to find something along those lines. ...
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Should We Still Be Using the RallyOn11 Tag, Even Though the Conference Was Last Month?

I noticed that some questions were still being tagged as rallyon11. Should we still be using this tag, as the conference was 3 weeks ago. In addition, how does this tag, (and definition-of-done) help ...
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Should the [Team-Motivation] and [Motivation] tags be merged?

17 questions - team-motivation 8 questions - motivation Should these two tags be merged? If not, what makes the two tags different? If we merge them, is team-motivation the tag we should use, or ...
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Should we allow tags of specific PM tools?

I've noticed a "redmine" tag showed up this week. Is this usefull? Will we have a specific tag for every PM tool out there?
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Use the subjective tag for subjective questions

IMO, all the question with subjective tone should be flagged as subjective. It would make easier to filter questions when one want to answer subjective or non-subjective questions.
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The "Project Management" tag

I see some questions tagged as "project-management". Since that's the subject of the entire site isn't this tag somewhat redundant?
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