There are two tags, which are similar: and .

Should we join them?

If not, how should we make a clear distinction?

(I fail to see a clear distinction, neither in their descriptions, nor in the questions asked.)


Mods, could you make one a synonymous of another? I have not enough points to vote in these tags, and as of now it is one of the most annoying collision. BTW the funny thing is that the word career essentially means path.

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I proposed to be a synonym of about 6 months ago (along with a number of other proposals). They have been sitting in limbo at: https://academia.stackexchange.com/tags/synonyms

You can vote for existing proposals and propose new tag synonyms from the tag page. For example from there is a link to the synonym page for that tag. From there if you have enough rep within the tag you can either vote on the existing proposals or create a new proposal.

  • BTW: How to propose tag merging? Mar 5, 2014 at 14:16
  • @PiotrMigdal I added a little more info to my answer.
    – StrongBad
    Mar 5, 2014 at 14:55

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