It was brought to our attention in The Clubhouse regarding tags that are already covered by existing/related tags.

In this example, has no usage guidance and was only used once. In reference to tagging this question, was suggested. I agreed and added that would be covered under . That brought upon the topic of tag synonyms and tag removal.

Considering is only used once, I suggested removal of the tag (which is slated for automatic tag removal in its current state) and adding . However, this specificity (penalty card vs fouls vs flags vs penalty box vs disqualifications, etc) may be necessary.

What do we do with newly created tags that are already covered by existing/related tags? I believe this can be applied more generally than a case-by-case basis and along with the attention brought forth in The Clubhouse, I thought this question was appropriate to address.

Related discussion: Grounds of Tag Creation

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