I don't understand why there is a tag for "mathematics" when that is the title of this site. Does anyone think it should not be deleted?
1$\begingroup$ I am with you on this. There are lot of useless tag's which are also not needed. $\endgroup$– Chandru1Feb 13, 2011 at 3:41
I agree -- we always remove tags that are the same as the title of the site, e.g. [wordpress] on wordpress, [apple] on apple, etc.
I have removed mathematics and I added
^math(ematics)?$ as a tag regex blacklist entry.
$\begingroup$ Dear Jeff, thanks for doing that. $\endgroup$ Feb 13, 2011 at 4:03
$\begingroup$ Can we also black-list
equation(s)as a tag? I'm rather tired of playing whack-a-mole with it. See discussion meta.math.stackexchange.com/questions/1363/… in another meta thread. (I'll clean up the remnants in a bit.) $\endgroup$ Jul 5, 2011 at 18:24
$\begingroup$ @willie done, I added
^equations?$as an intrinsic tag as well $\endgroup$ Jul 6, 2011 at 3:16
^math(ematic)?s?$, would catch those who use the UK form as well :) $\endgroup$ Dec 16, 2012 at 14:21