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Can we please change the "scrummaster" tag to be hyphenated like other similar tags?

Agree on this, and I love to stick to patterns. It's done!
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Does PM.SE benefit from having Specific tags for each MS Project version?

Tags Updated There was a discussion about this in chat. After a little back-and-forth, I made some changes that will hopefully resolve this without a ton of extra work for the PMSE community. I've ...
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Should this be an Agile/Scrum Questions stack exchange?

I find it helpful that the site embraces both classic and agile approaches. I'm relatively new to project management and to agile, and I work in an environment in which classic PM is still expected ...
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Should this be an Agile/Scrum Questions stack exchange?

While there is merit in your suggestion but such efforts have failed to gather traction in the past. New Stack Exchange sites thrive on traffic and good content. There were such proposals on Area51 ...
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Should we allow tags of specific PM tools?

I think that we should allow tags for PM software (not least because so many questions are about MS Project!) but I'm not convinced we need one for each and every version. For example, we have tags ...
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Need new tag for MS-Project 2013

Tags are Auto-Vivified Just so this question has an answer that can be accepted, I'm reposting my comment from above: At your level, you should be able to just re-tag with ms-project-2013. It ...
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Add "PM Canvas" tag

Auto-Vivification of Tags Generally tags are auto-vivified as needed when used to tag a question. Feel to tag relevant questions, or to create questions under this new tag. If you need help creating ...
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Planned Tag Blacklist Request

Okay. That .. took a hot second, but it's done. Those tags have been destroyed, and blacklisted along with their plurals. I've also added the intrinsic tag blacklist for project-management, which was ...
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Suggested Tag Removal: Process Engineering

Thinking of this tag usage, I'd say that 'Process Engineering' would be used when one tries to improve a process that already exists or would need to define something that's not structured yet. Going ...
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Should this be an Agile/Scrum Questions stack exchange?

TL;DR Use tags such as scrum, pmbok, or prince2 to tag questions and filter your searches for a more optimal experience on PMSE. Questions here cover a wide range of frameworks, and represent a broad ...
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Update info in 'agile' and 'scrum' tags to not use both?

TL;DR Users should be encouraged to use only the most specific tags relevant to the current question. If too many people are using both superset/subset tags on the same question, then the tag ...
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Update info in 'agile' and 'scrum' tags to not use both?

Why would we not use both? Tags are so people can find the questions they want to answer. Why would you not want an expert for agile practices answer your Scrum question? Well, even if you do, tag it ...
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Should this be an Agile/Scrum Questions stack exchange?

I guess my main message is, we are not serving classic pm nor Agile much good by mixing both topics. Questions and answers should be addressing real-life PM problems, regardless of being waterfall /...
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Should [estimating] and [estimation] be synonyms?

I don't see a difference in the definitions, so I agree that they should be made synonyms. I also agree that estimating should point back to estimation as the canonical name for the activity. ...
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Add "PM Canvas" tag

Tags are mainly used to 1) easily identify or find questions and answers on a common topic or 2) monitor specific subjects. In both cases, tags are naturally created once there's enough material to be ...
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Suggested Tag Removal: Process Engineering

There are currently only 10 questions that are tagged "process engineering", so retagging should be fairly straightforward. However, we most likely wouldn't blacklist it unless it keeps reappearing ...
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What should I do with tag, which is used for different types of questions?

The tag current says: The education tag has no usage guidance, can you help us create it? In cases like this, I'd say that the first question is mistagged because it isn't about PM-related ...
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Suggested Tag Removal: Process Engineering

The tag synopsis clearly states that this tag is for use as follows: For questions related to the (re-)design of business processes. Project management is all about processes, including the design ...

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