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Tag merge / synonym request: [bug-tracking] → [issue-tracking]

Amazingly we have almost 5 times more bug-tracking questions than issue-tracking ones, 57 and 17 respectively. I'm aware that bug tracking is not exactly the same thing as issue tracking (some ...
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Synonym request: php5 → php

There are: 458 questions tagged php 9 questions tagged php5 Of the 9 php5 questions two are closed and none ask for anything specific to PHP5 (There's one comparison with earlier versions question, ...
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Tag Merge/Synonym Request: legibility -> readability

legibility has 3 questions, while readability has 24. They appear to be covering the same topics, and "readability" is something that I have heard more often in terms of how easy it is to read and ...
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Is there/should there be a difference between the professionalism and profession tag?

Right now, we have professionalism and profession, but I'm not sure that they should be two separate tags. Between them, there are only 32 questions (18 in professionalism and 14 in profession). I, ...
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Bad-practice, good-practices, best-practices, practice and programming-practices tags

I notice there are five tags: bad-practice (10), good-practices (18) and best-practices (536), practice (9) and programming-practices (195). I believe: bad-practice must be removed in all cases and ...
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Synonym request: multithreading / multi-threading / multi-threaded

Requesting to merge tags: multi-threading × 19 multithreading × 5 multi-threaded × 4 I'd propose using [multithreading] as the master tag, as this is what Wikipedia uses, but I guess that's not ...
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Merge [database] and [db] tags

Checking the stats db - 3 questions database - 192 questions Can these be merged? It doesn't make sense to have both
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Tag merge request: book → books

I think the tag book should be merged into books, since they clearly mean the same thing.
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Tag merge discussion: jobs → career

In the first part of what will assuredly be a several part series on tag cleanups, I'd like to discuss merging jobs into career. Both tags generally are about jobs: working at a job, career ...
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Tag publicity,promotion,promotions can be merged into just publicity

As the topic Says. I am posting this as apparently i do not have votes on either of the tags to suggest synonyms.
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Tag aliases for training courses and career advice

Such as: training-courses → courses career-advice and career-guidance → career or perhaps let more users suggest synonyms (e.g. by factoring in SO/total(SE) reputation).
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We have an open-source, a free-software and a foss tag; are philosophical reasons enough for having 3 of them?

We have 3 closely identical tags: open-source, free-software and foss on PSE. These are almost identical other than for the philosophical "Open Source vs. Free Software" debate. Should these be merged ...