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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about the SE question tagging system. For questions about tag synonyms consider adding {tag-synonyms} as well.
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used for posts about whether a question is on-topic for the main Academia site or not.
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About asking questions on Academia Stack Exchange.
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About moderation policies on Academia Stack Exchange and actions which are made by means of moderators tools.
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Related to a specific question posted on the main site.
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About editing and modifying content on Academia or Academia meta.
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on-topic on this site
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Questions about web and graphic design of Academia Stack Exchange.
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About removing content from Academia or Academia meta.
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Regarding the predefined and custom close reasons shown to users in the "vote to close" interface. (Use [closed-questions] instead if asking about a question that has been closed.)
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posted to questions.
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posted under answers and questions.
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For questions about the removal of comments--could refer to when or why a comment is to be removed.
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about elections to choose moderators for the site, which happens once each year.
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About moving questions between StackExchange sites.
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Quesions related to policies of Academia Stack Exchange.
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Questions about how users can promote or advertise Academia Stack Exchange over the internet or in real life.
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About changing the existing and assigned tags to the questions.
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Concerning moderators, either in general or a specific moderator.
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On the community comprising users of Academia.SE, its demographics, etc.
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about undergraduate education, most of which are off-topic to Academia Stack Exchange.
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About the chat room of the site and its features.