Tags

A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.

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Activities such as searching, voting and suggesting edits are rate-limited on Stack Exchange sites. These restrictions generally exist to prevent abuse. If you attempt to perform these actions too fre…
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Questions also answered by the user asking, easily marked by the shaded user card attached to the answer.
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For questions about the "on hold" status, which occurs for the first five days that a question is closed.
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Indicates that the site developers were not able to replicate the behavior reported.
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Questions about the live Markdown preview of posts as they're being typed.
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Proposals for new entries for the FAQ repository on this site should use this tag.
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For questions concerning citation posts from MSE and citation of other resources when posting here.
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For requesting clarification on a specific flag. Flagging again with a custom flag may also be an option.
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For questions related to using various languages on math.SE.
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Cross Posting refers to posting the same question over multiple Stack Exchange sites.
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For questions both about the built-in editor for this site and also for question about preparing posts using different programs.
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blocked from asking new questions, or posting new answers.
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available to users with a reputation of 10000.
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For questions about the user named Community ♦ present on Math.SE (and other Stack Exchange sites.)
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the Stack Exchange Network staging zone, where users come together to build new Q&A sites. New site ideas are proposed, discussed, and the best go on to beta.
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For questions about the Winter Bash (or holiday hats) to celebrate the end of the year.
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For questions that have as their purpose the celebration of a milestone, either for a specific user or the site.
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For questions about exporting and printing MSE posts.
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tag for questions related to some other site from SE network. MathOverflow has its own specific tag (mathoverflow). If you want to ask about a site proposal, use (area51) tag.
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Users may only earn a certain amount of reputation each day, with the exception of reputation coming from accepted answers and bounties.
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For issues regarding the help center of Mathematics Stack Exchange.
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The black bar across the top of every Stack Exchange site
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For questions about the public lists of changes made to posts by a site's users. They are available for questions and answers by clicking the "edited X min ago" link, and on tag wikis as "history" and…
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For questions about the mobile versions of Stack Exchange sites. For questions about the mobile apps, use the [android-app] and the [ios-app] tags as needed.
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for questions about posts that ask for/give hints.
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Ceiling and floor of the number of characters you can enter into various slots
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For question related to missing context close reason.
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For questions or issues surrounding login to this site.
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Questions about suspected user spam, the Spam Flag or combating spam as a community
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For questions regarding usernames.
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For issues with how Stack Exchange sites look or work that are specific to Google's Chrome browser.
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Indicates that the feature request will not be implemented, or that a bug will not be fixed at present time.