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We do not and cannot proactively add tags to the site. Tags are only created when someone adds them to a question. As edmastermind29 said, if you ask a question about a sport that does not yet have a tag and you don't have enough reputation to create new tags, you can simply flag it for moderator attention and we'll edit it for you. If you don't even have ...


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Discussion american-football This tag seems to only describe the sport itself, in great detail. Tag wiki should focus on usage rather than a full history and explanation of rules/strategy/players - that's the entire point of questions themselves. How much of this wiki is reasonable to remove? What else can or should be included in the wiki? Please refer ...


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Discussion The tag wiki for [swimming] The tag wiki here feels more appropriate for a Wikipedia page than our tag wikis (which frankly get read very little at all). Would it be sensible to replace it with guidance similar to that which I've just added to the running tag wiki which sends recreational questions in the right direction?


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Complete rules Synonyms for the rules tag This tag currently has a proposed synonym laws with net vote of three (3). It needs one more vote for approval or five more votes for decline.


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Incomplete I suggest adding trophy and medal as a synonym1 of the tag awards. (Or maybe trophies and medals, if plurals are preferred in the tag names?) Both words are commonly used terminology and this would be consistent with the current usage of the tag; there are several questions in this tag including the words medal or trophy. I have mentioned this ...


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Tag now created with excerpt and very brief description.


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As noted in the comments, @edmastermind29 has removed the synonym. My work here is done (although we should probably consider retagging some questions).


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Determining whether a particular situation, regardless of sport, involves an offside position an offside offence any appropriate penalty, and how to indicate the offside are all aspects of officiating. This synonym is perfectly appropriate and should remain.


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Discussion What is the "participation" tag for? The tag excerpt for participation states: "Questions about participation in a sport or event." This tag doesn't really separate fan questions from player questions nor are they really about how to participate in a sport, as originally intended. However, most of the questions are about prerequisites ...


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Complete The tag match-fixing has been created with a tag wiki and excerpt. These require approval by review. See this proposal with positive consensus for more information on the background of this tag's creation.


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