Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 174 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange
Join us in building a kind, collaborative learning community via our updated Code of Conduct.

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.

× 1252
designed to solicit opinions or best-practices on a particular topic, with the goal of reaching community consensus.
× 186
Questions about whether or not a given question or sort of question is on topic at Worldbuilding Stack Exchange.
× 164
for use in questions pertaining to one question on the main site in particular.
× 117
For questions that ask about specific tags -- questions like "Is this tag useful?" "Should this tag be banned?" "Should one tag be merged with another?"
× 99
for general questions about questions. Answers should be applicable to the vast majority of questions. Do not use this tag for questions on a single question, use the [meta-tag:specific-qu…
× 89
keywords or labels that categorize and group your question with other, similar questions.
× 65
for questions about answers: how to answer, whether specific answers are appropriate, and so forth.
× 59
For discussion about why a specific question was closed or about what constitutes a reason for closure.
× 47
For questions about one of Worldbuilding.SE's topic challenges.
× 34
the place where users can get feedback on potential questions and answers. Apart from the Sandbox itself, this tag should be used for meta-questions about the Sandbox.
× 33
For questions about changing a question, answer, comment, tag, or other post.
× 31
For questions about Worldbuilding.SE's unofficial blog.
× 20
For Meta questions asking for advice about asking questions on the main site.
× 18
Use in relation to moderator elections.
× 17
for or about the moderators of Stack Exchange.
× 16
For questions that collect links to reference material. When used to index posts that are related to each other, such as questions in a particular series or about a particular world, the question sh…
× 16
Indicates policy related questions or comment. Usage should be limited to matters of site policy, and not the theoretical policies or laws of a model government.
× 15
For questions about the site's area of help and guidance pages.