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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 questions about Area 51 itself (or about Area 51 Discussions, i.e. this site).
The Technology category includes proposals in subjects like computing, technology, gadgets, and electronics.
837 questions
The Culture category includes proposals in subjects like language, religion, society, groups, and politics.
354 questions
The Science category includes proposals in subjects like the applied, natural, cognitive, formal, and social sciences.
339 questions
For general user discussions about Area 51. If the discussion can be covered by a different tag, consider using that tag instead.
321 questions
The Life category includes proposals in subjects like home, family, education, careers, and self-improvement.
249 questions
For discussing the scope of proposals.
The Recreation category includes proposals in subjects like sports, games, and hobbies.
171 questions
Used to describe an error, flaw, failure, or fault on the Area 51 main site. Use together with [area51-meta].
should be used for questions relating to a new feature request for the parent site.
150 questions
The Arts category includes proposals in subjects like visual art, performance art, humanities, media, literature, and music.
127 questions
Indicates that a feature request has been implemented, a bug has been fixed, or another type of request has been processed.
118 questions
The Professional category includes proposals in subjects like organizations, occupations, and vocations.
109 questions
used to request support with any of the Area 51 features.
97 questions
For questions related to the commitment accepted by users on proposals.
96 questions
for questions concerning proposals that have been closed.
81 questions
for questions concerning a proposed merging of two existing proposals into one proposal.
75 questions
alert users that this topic is about discussing the definition of the site.
73 questions
For questions related to language-related site proposals. These might include sites about languages, language-specific versions of sites about other topics, and potentially sites about language usage …
68 questions
The Business category includes proposals in subjects like management, economics, and markets.
66 questions
for questions about the private beta phase of a site's life cycle
64 questions
for questions/issues about reputation points.
56 questions
Meta questions about where to ask a specific question within the series of Stack-Exchange sites (when a matching site cannot be found)
55 questions
helps to identify possible duplicate proposals.
53 questions
For questions about the title of a proposal, including discussions of whether a particular name is appropriate, and suggestions to rename a proposal.
52 questions
46 questions
For questions about the public beta stage when sites first goes public.
43 questions
for questions about proposals that have been deleted.
42 questions
for discussions relating to the description of a proposal
38 questions
For questions about promoting or advertising a proposal.
37 questions
for questions concerning the planning of a proposal before creating it.
27 questions
for questions about a launch of a proposal
26 questions
for questions about target audiences for your proposal
23 questions
alert users that the topic discussed is part of a proposal that is still in the definition phase.
22 questions
Indicates that a submitted issue is actually due to the existing design of the system and is not considered erroneous behaviour.
20 questions
Discussion and questions about the design of the Area 51 website
19 questions