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new tags [listening] and [incomprehensibility] should be deleted or become synonymes of [listening-comprehension]

I've found these two questions tagged with listening and incomprehensibility and I think, both questions should be re-tagged as [listening-comprehension] (which I've just done, but kept the other tags ...
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Let’s change “general references” to “databases”

Proposal In help texts, close reasons, and similar, replace general reference with database. If space permits, elaborate that database means dictionary, thesaurus, conjugation tables, or similar. ...
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Neuer Text für »How to Ask« – Let’s change our “How to Ask”

Hier habe ich vorgeschlagen, dass wir den Text für »How to Ask« auf der Frageseite ändern können, was auf Zustimmung gestoßen ist. Deshalb frage ich nun, wie genau der neue Text aussehen soll. Die ...
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Hoppla, wir haben ja ein Meta-Tag

Eine Frage, über die ich heute gestölpert bin, war beginners getagged. Nun, sowohl im Hilfezentrum wie auch im SO-Blog von Jeff Atwood wird vor der Verwendung dieses Meta-Tags strengstens gewarnt. ...
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Die Tags Rechtschreibung und Orthographie // The tags spelling and orthography

Zurzeit existieren hier sowohl die Tags rechtschreibung wie auch orthographie. Der eine ist offiziell für Fragen zur Rechtschreibung bestimmter Wörter gedacht (rechtschreibung), während der andere ...
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Let’s have some tag warnings to prevent common mistakes by new users

What are tag warnings? Tag warnings are meant to provide users with just-in-time information to help them avoid mistakes that are common for the tag they’re using. Here’s what they look like: To ...
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Proposal: Close reason for translation questions that require expertise of a language other than German

In the last 90 days, a custom off-topic close reason along the lines of the following was used ten times (raw data for 2 k users): I’m voting to close this question as off-topic because it is about ...
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Please vote on new wordings of our welcome text / description of the target audience

Background One of the first things every unregistered user sees on our site is this¹: or this: This proposal for making this welcome text bilingual has gained considerable support, but is ...
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Do we need the “origin” tag?

origin has 13 posts and a tag-wiki excerpt explaining when to use it. etymology tag has 280 posts and a tag-wiki excerpt explaining when to use it. Do we need the origin tag?
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Shouldn't the tour to the site contain in the “Don't ask about…” section “direct translations” as well?

Today I realized the tour of this site doesn't discourage people to ask direct translations. It only prevents people from three points, none of which can help in that matter. Don't ask about... ...
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These are our new custom close reasons

From a recent proposal it was clear, that we accepted to have new custom close reasons replacing our existing custom close reason. To go live we need your vote, your suggestions, and your critique on ...
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Do we want to change our chat room’s name?

I’m not active on many Stack Exchange sites, but on the ones I am, the general chat room usually has a creative name: Chemistry uses the Periodic Table Anime and Manga uses the Maid Café Both names ...
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Let’s take another approach to close reasons

Ranty introduction In the last year, I made several attempts to sanitise our close reasons or capture some common denominator as to when we close questions, in particular regarding which questions ...
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Synonymise tags such that [numerals] and [zahlen] are both mapped to [numbers]

I just noted that we have a numbers as well as a numerals tag, which should be synonymised somehow since their coverage is almost identical. Now, numbers has a slightly broader scope than numerals, e....
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Bold text in a comment [within italics] doesn't work on the mobile site

I've posted a comment to this question: "hinschauen meaning". It should look like this: The first one means "I fell in love at first sight." The second on the other hand doesn't make sense. Are ...
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Should “pronunciation” be added as one of the tags?

I'm new to the German branch of StackExchange, but I asked a question about pronunciation of a certain sound/letter, and surprisingly couldn't find a tag for "pronunciation", so I had to tag it "...
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Links are displayed as HTML/URL (= not clickable)

In this answer the author used the following syntax to link to external pages: Most commonly are the rules from [Duden][1] or from ["Rat für deutsche Rechtschreibung"][2] quoted. [1]: http://www....
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What RSS feeds other than “recent” questions are available?

Whenever there is a lot of activity on editing, re-tagging or other clean-up efforts my RSS feed for recent activites gets cluttered with old posts. How do I subscribe to the "newest question" feed? ...
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Redundant tags: merge request

I spotted two redundancies: "translation-de-to-en" and "translation-en-to-de" versus "german-to-english" and "english-to-german". Could a moderator please merge these tags? My preference would be to ...
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Accented characters in search text not preserved consistently in suggestions

I just searched for in trockenen Tüchern, which yielded no results. The first suggestions were: Place your search terms in quotes to search for a phrase: "in trockenen Tchern" Search within ...
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Can we make this Question a Community Wiki Question?

I recently asked for domain language dictionaries. As it forces the answers to be a big list with one answer for a specific domain and there is no objective best answer, thus it should be a community ...
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Should we have a deutsch.stackexchange.com alias url as well for this site?

Should we have deutsch.stackexchange.com as an url for this site? I think this is very easy to set-up. I catch myself trying to type this when I want to go here.