14 votes
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Active source-code software source-code closed:no locked:no software closed:no locked:no Most of the questions in this tag should not be closed; what the questions with this tag really need is editing ...
13 votes

Structured Tag Cleanup Initiative Phase II

Postponed legal law copyright software-patent patents proprietary foss trademark intellectual-property eula terms-of-service gpl lgpl agpl mit-license bsd-license apache-license mpl ms-pl creative-...
12 votes

Structured Tag Cleanup Initiative Phase II

skills self-improvement I'm not sure this exactly falls under the teaching post or the job post, but it should be looked at.
12 votes

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payment This tag appears to have two uses. One is with regards to implementation of payment systems and transactions and the other is with respect to getting paid as a contractor, freelancer, or ...
8 votes

Structured Tag Cleanup Initiative Phase II

books These tags appear to be resource requests or asking for educational information. Are book recommendations on-topic?
7 votes

Structured Tag Cleanup Initiative Phase II

Tags to Burninate and Blacklist This answer will be submitted to Stack Exchange staff for destruction and blacklisting. Conduct discussion in comments. Education related tags education learning ...
7 votes

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freelancing client-relations The Workplace and Freelancing exist and cover these topics. They appears to be beyond scope based on the Help Center.
7 votes

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motivation Appear to be more meta tag or about working and careers. These particular topics are likely to be out of scope.
4 votes

Structured Tag Cleanup Initiative Phase II

resources Seems to be a mix of on-topic questions about things like managing memory, and off-topic questions about off-site educational resources. I've already suggested a tag wiki edit so new ...
4 votes

Structured Tag Cleanup Initiative Phase II

facebook google twitter Company-specific tags like this seem to encourage either interview questions or speculation about why they made certain technical decisions or how their technology works.
4 votes

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puzzles This seems like a meta-tag. If a puzzles question is on-topic here, that's probably because it's a puzzle about algorithms or some other thing we already have a tag for. The tagged questions ...
4 votes

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junior-programmer senior-developer At first I wasn't sure if these needed cleaning, until @GlenH7 and I looked at the questions and found a bunch of underwhelming questions. Both tags are around 40% ...
2 votes

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language-agnostic A meta-tag. It's implied on all questions that do not have a tag for a specific language. Other, more meaningful tags (like language-design or design-patterns or algorithms, as ...
2 votes

Structured Tag Cleanup Initiative Phase II

meetings Questions about how to do scrum are on topic, for example, but those questions should be tagged scrum, not meetings. At best this tag is too broad, at worst it's off topic.
2 votes

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support This one is pretty self explanatory. 12 closed, 28 open questions.
2 votes

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personal-projects Feels like a meta-tag, and seems to be a magnet for opinion-based questions about what to do with said projects.
2 votes

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startup often more meta in a question that happened to mention startups as the word-du-jour than about startups themselves (which is also be off-topic as career related)
2 votes

Structured Tag Cleanup Initiative Phase II

programming-languages either a meta tag or asking us to choose a language for them (explicitly off topic)
2 votes

Structured Tag Cleanup Initiative Phase II

contract mostly about employment contracts (burn) however has some design-by-contract questions which are valid but should be retagged to reflect that.
2 votes

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sales is used either to ask "how do I sell my software", "how to avoid overcommitment from the sales team" or "how do I deal with the sales portion of my job". All are off topic
2 votes

Analysis of the [development-environment] tag

Burninate / replace the tag from closed, locked questions See: Tags that only exist on locked questions, should we treat these the same as tags that don't exist at all? Pending questions with ...
2 votes

Analysis of the [development-environment] tag

Burninate the tag from existing closed questions Search to find new questions to edit Currently there are 45 closed, unlocked questions with this tag.
1 vote

Structured Tag Cleanup Initiative Phase II

Tags "angular" and "angularjs" should be merged or synonyms.
1 vote

Structured Tag Cleanup Initiative Phase II

terminology definition Often becomes a "name this thing"-type question. Relevant meta discussion from last year: On the troubles of naming and terminology Related is naming which also tends to get ...

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