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Using Web Applications as a product support forum

Posting on Web Applications does not require signing up. New users can just come in and post their questions. However, they can't create the orangedox tag unless they also have 300 reputation. But, ...
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Using Web Applications as a product support forum

As long as the questions asked here are on-topic for Web Apps, they'll be welcome, although I expect that they'll require some very specific knowledge that may not be well-represented here. If you're ...
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Do we need the [error] tag?

That seems to be the very definition of a meta tag. No one is going to be an expert in all errors. No one is going to follow that tag. It cannot, by itself, describe the question. Most damning of ...
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Do we want an Uber tag?

Probably not. At least not now. What could someone possibly ask about the Web app? As you say, most of the action is in their native smartphone apps. With the tag I would expect to start seeing a ...
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Why can't I use [google] tag for Google Maps-related questions?

Because it's a generic tag and is simply too broad. There is no app called "Google". One could argue for the search engine, but that's why we have google-search. You'll also note that the tag wiki ...
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Create tag for the new Inbox by Gmail

There is one: inbox-by-gmail. Generally speaking, we only create tags when there are questions to put it on. The system doesn't allow for tags to be created ahead of time.
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New tag for Amazon Alexa voice integration

I've gone ahead and created alexa-skill and added an excerpt. It could probably use a full description.
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Please create [apphub]

apphub has been created. It could use a wiki and an excerpt, especially guidance for what questions are okay for Web Apps and what questions should be posted to Stack Overflow.
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Do we need the [error] tag?

I have blacklisted error.
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We need to git rid of [git]

All that remains is a leftover migration stub from a rejected migration (that a moderator needs to delete) and a migration stub that will be deleted by the Roomba in a few days.
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Adding [commcare] tag to Web Applications

Generally speaking, tags aren't created until there is at least one question to add it to. (It's a feature of the system; you can't create a tag in a vacuum. There has to be a question where those ...
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Clean-up needed: [support] & [customer-support]

I've cleaned up both the meta tags
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Rename [youtube-streaming] to [youtube-live] (or remove)

seems reason enough to me :) Renaming has been known to cause massive issues (on another SE site) so for just four Qs I suggest the mechanism, if to be renamed, be to edit in the new and edit out the ...
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Problematic [tags] and [tagging] tags

I have cleaned up the tagging & photo-tagging tags. To assist with the cleanup I needed to create some new tags: google-plus-tags instagram-tags twitter-tags letterboxd-tags I have also created ...
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Please don't double tag Google items

Another double tag that is frequently used and shouldn't be in most cases is: google-drive google-documents. Cases that shouldn't include both tags. when the question is about Google Documents text ...
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Questions untaggable for low-rep users

We don't want people who aren't well-versed with how Stack Exchange works making tags willy-nilly. The general guidance is to use the closest tag you can and include text in your question asking for ...
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Can we get rid of the [issue-tracking] tag?

I would tend to agree. Really the only way it has any utility is as a catch-all for any issue tracking apps that don't have enough questions to support the tag. (Tags on single questions get removed ...
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Could someone create a [gitlab] tag?

Done: gitlab It needs an excerpt and wiki, of course.
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Clean up [untagged] questions

I've picked through the remaining 9 questions, and it seems like they are largely in the realm of esoteric sites. I'm inclined to leave them here, since they are about legitimate web apps, just not ...
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Tag [bandcamp] should exist. Also, there should be less reputation needed to create tags

We don't create tags ahead of time. There needs to be a question that needs the tag before the tag can be created. I only see one question that seems to be about Bandcamp on the whole site, and it's ...
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Clean up of [speed] tag

This tag has been removed from all questions and the tag has been removed from the system.
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Rename request: [google-drawing] to [google-drawings]

Since that's the official name of the app, and we're nowhere near the tag character limit, it should be changed.
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Do we need [social-networks]?

Frankly, I don't think we need any. Questions about social networking or social networks in general is almost certainly going to be too broad. Social medcia is even broader. Otherwise, you need to add ...
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Can we rename [google-documents] and [google-presentations]?

Both tags have been merged and synonymized.
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Can the name of the [google-team-drive] tag be changed to [google-shared-drive]?

this is done updating post history, 32 rows affected (pipe delimited) updating posts, 24 rows affected (pipe delimited) Target tag 'google-shared-drive' doesn't exist, renaming to 'google-team-drive'...
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Rename [g-suite] to [google-workspace]

This is done updating post history, 410 rows affected (pipe delimited) updating posts, 330 rows affected (pipe delimited) Target tag 'google-workspace' doesn't exist, renaming 'g-suite' to 'google-...
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Why in the world do we have [stack-exchange]?

A few years back a portion of the Webapps community said that Stack Exchange is a web application and as such should be treated as one in the context of this site, not be given special treatment. ...
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