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Can we have a warning message on creation of new tags?

I've just flipped the corresponding site setting, so the new tag creation pop-up warning should now be enabled.
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Tag prediction on "Ask a question" page

This already exists. We don't have anywhere near enough questions to make it work effectively yet. It will be implemented when we reach the point that having it is a net gain.
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Videos and Questions on Sports.SE

This has now been enabled for Sports.SE - and you can start using it. The general guidance we give out when enabling that is what Joe already put up there, but to reiterate: Make sure the majority of ...
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Videos and Questions on Sports.SE

Yes We should support embedded Youtube videos on Sports.SE, so long as the questions are still otherwise good questions.
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Discussing questions WITH sports teams, leagues and governing bodies

We've certainly done this before; I emailed a curator of a museum for example for clarification on a fact that was unclear and got a response. I don't think we're of a size (reputation wise and ...
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5 votes
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Right answer not accepted

This is a pretty much a duplicate of multiple questions on meta.SE (which is the correct place for this kind of question - there's nothing the sports.SE community can do about this); see for example ...
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Can we have a warning message on creation of new tags?

Sounds like a good idea to me; creating tags should be a rarer thing, in any event, so not a big deal to have a small barrier to doing it, and it might discourage people creating needless tags as a ...
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"Off-topic for Sports, but you should try ..." where?

At some point in the last two months (October-November 2017) this custom reason was added to the list of off-topic > belongs elsewhere close-vote choices. See below for an example of the menu open ...
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Create an "own-goal" tag

The own goal has effects on statistics tracking, tactics and strategy, sports psychology, and even in rules. It (or its absence) is an interesting aspect of many sports, even those where we do not ...
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Could someone create a "petanque" tag?

According to the timestamps, I'd already created the "petanque" tag sixteen minutes before you posted this, having seen your post on MSE. Your final paragraph ("Petanque is a well-...
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Can someone Create a Yoga Tag?

Tag now created with excerpt and very brief description.
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Would it be useful to introduce country name tags?

I cannot see a use for these tags. To use your example, english-premier-league would stand alone as a tag for suitable questions. Adding england would be superfluous. The same applies for the spain ...
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Add a template close reason for autograph identification requests

I had hoped that closing autograph identification questions as they arrived on the site would stop the flow of questions. However, that obviously hasn't happened so I agree this would be a good idea. ...
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Please add support for embedded YouTube videos

It's been 5 years and there's still no progress on embedding YouTube videos. Is it not enabled because we are in the beta version and first we need to graduate or it doesn't matter? Here are the list ...
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Can we switch the "StackExchange" button on the menu bar with a Sports SE button?

No, we cannot do this. A large amount of the design and infrastructure is baked into the Stack Exchange network as a whole, and is not customisable. If we sent this request onward to the Community ...
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Shouldn't there be an image for the community?

As a beta site, we don't get a custom image. If we want to get a custom image, theme and the like we'd have to meet the graduation criteria and become a fully fledged site.
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Videos and Questions on Sports.SE

No We should not support embedded Youtube videos on Sports.SE, or otherwise allow questions that are primarily contained in a video. Questions must be entirely accessible in text format (with ...
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1 vote
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Request: For specific officiating decisions, eliminate or define the "notable" requirement

Notability implies that it matters to a lot of people, for one reason or another. A question about decisions in international or major national leagues is almost immediately going to do so. A ...
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