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.

For discussions about the site's scope - what questions and topics should and should not be on-topic on the site.
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for Meta discussions about a specific question on the main site.
For discussions about the site's tags - what tags we should have (and which ones should be removed), and what topics each tag should or should not include.
Applies to meta questions about "homework"-tagged questions on the main site.
Feedback relating to the appearance of the site.
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used to write mathematics on Stack Exchange sites.
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For questions about the /review path where users can view and act on posts by other users that the system thinks may need attention.
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Users without full edit privileges can suggest edits to posts and tag wikis
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