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Color tag vs Color-scheme tag

In UX.SE, should these tags be the same (synonym) and if not, when would you use one and not the other?
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Merge list and lists tags?

I think the list and lists should be merged: they both share the same tag wiki and I can't imagine that these are needed separately.
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Merge [maps], [map], [map-ui] tags?

I'm not sure if there is any meaningful difference between the questions tagged maps, map, or map-ui. Might we decide which is the canonical tag and merge the other two under that? map has the most ...
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Should the “ergonomics” tag be synonymized with the “physical” tag?

I realize they are not exactly the same, and it would not pay all the due respect to the field of Ergonomics, but in the context of USXE in the year 2013, it seems to be a useful synonym. What do ...
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Is “website-design” a useful tag?

Our most common tag is website-design. Without reading the tag's wiki, it seems like most questions on this site are about "web-design," which means that many users may begin typing "web" and then ...
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How can I vote on a proposed tag synonym?

On the tag synonyms page, I can see potential synonyms listed, and I see "pending(0)" in the right column, but I don't know how to vote on a proposed synonym. Can someone please explain?
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Is the current tag-synonym design hard to use?

I don't think the current site design makes it very clear which direction tag synonyms point. (If you are encountering the same issue, I've posted a solution. It took me a while to figure it out.) ...
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Which way do tag synonyms point?

Below, when I say "main tag" I mean the tag that you want the other tag to redirect to (generally the tag with more votes). I'll call the tag re-directs to the main tag the "sub-tag." When the ...
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If one tag is a subcategory of another, should it be tagged as a synonym?

For example, I proposed behavioral-psychology (with only one post tagged) as a synonym of the much more common psychology (87 posts), but now I'm not so certain I should have because there's also the ...
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Tidying up tag synonyms

I've been looking at some of the lesser used tags and proposing tag synonyms. I've found several in tags that I don't have five upvotes for yet, but that look like they might be good synonyms. If ...
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Should [modal-dialog] be renamed to [modal-window]?

When reading Is a lightbox considered a dialog box? (and writing my answer) I realized our tag for "modal" stuff is modal-dialog. As you'll note in my answer, I don't agree that all modal things are ...
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Are [button] and [buttons] duplicate tags?

Is there a difference between the two tags button and buttons? If not, perhaps someone can merge the tags and add one as a synonym for the other?
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Are [user-research], [usability-study], [testng] and [usability-testing] distinct or should they be merged?

We have two three four tags, user-research, usability-study, usability-testing and testing. The tag wiki for testing is a technique used to evaluate a product by testing it on users making it clearly ...
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Make tag synonym or retag question?

There is two tags that have the same meaning: browser with 16 tagged questions web-browser with 1 tagged question One option is to retag the one question with the [browser] tag instead. Another ...
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Make [desktop] a synonym of [desktop-application]

Having both seems a bit redundant, and the latter is used more, as well as being more meaningful (IMO).
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Microcopy and copywriting are not the same thing

I noticed that the microcopy tag has been made a synonym of copywriting. I disagree with this because microcopy is a very specific form of copywriting - it deals mostly with very small instances of ...
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Better word for the 'keyboard-focus' tag

Someone once created the keyboard-focus tag and I've reused it on my recent question mainly because it already existed. But I think the wording is a bit off, as the focus is not so much related to ...
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Merge of tags `info-visualisation` and `info-visualization` into ìnfoviz`

Having insufficient privileges within the tags info-visualisation and info-visualization, I am not able to suggest synonyms. However, if we keep those tags separately it will take even longer before ...